Safety Data and ICSR Professional

England, Hertfordshire, Welwyn Garden City
£35 - £45 per hour
21 Feb 2021
18 Mar 2021
Matthew Jenner
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level

A new vacancy has opened for a Safety Data and ICSR Professional for a 6-month contract at a world-wide pharmaceutical organisation focused on the research and development of novel medicines and marketing them once they have been developed.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Profound knowledge of assigned topics and regulations within ICSR case processing, & strong broad knowledge across the end to end ICSR process in line with the expectations of the key stakeholders.
  • Accountable leader, who role models proactive, self-motivated process development and issue management.
  • Maintains procedural documents and training, devises strategies and solutions to contain issues, mitigate risks and develop solutions, is transparent with risks identified and escalates to BPO/GPO network where necessary.
  • Oversight of service providers via relationship management, and metrics and analysis.
  • Communicate expertise in a rational and structured approach to influence colleagues, and to articulate the process and approach to external stakeholders e.g. during regulatory inspections.
  • Independent decision-maker, making compliant and pragmatic decisions based on seeing.
  • Critical thinker who can see the bigger picture in order to connect processes, data, ideas and people.
  • You are self-motivated to learn about new data sources, new regulations, and seek to co-create new solutions when required e.g. learning about novel artificial intelligence tools to develop new approaches with 'humans in the loop'.
  • Effective leadership of complex initiatives with multiple stakeholders, with the ability to investigate and creatively solve problems and simplify, whilst meeting customer needs.
  • You act on behalf of the whole company and is open and supportive in co-located and virtual, matrix teams.
  • Adaptable with the ability to handle ambiguity and continuously reprioritise to focus upon the most impactful work to our stakeholders and patients.


  • Evidence of advanced learning e.g an undergraduate degree, however on-the-job pharmacovigilance experience would be equally considered.
  • Ideally you would have demonstrated experience in a breadth of areas pertaining to pharmacovigilance, and pharmacovigilance legislation; good knowledge of international regulations (ICH, EU GVP Modules, FDA) and an understanding of the pharmaceutical industry (product development and the commercial environment) and of rapidly-evolving personalised healthcare environment and ecosystem.

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