Regulatory Affairs Manager, Companion Diagnostics

Hertfordshire, England, Stevenage
£55000 - £60000 per annum
17 Mar 2021
14 Apr 2021
Hani Moussalli
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level

Hobson Prior are in search for a talented Regulatory Affairs Manager, Companion Diagnostics to participate in the development and implementation of regulatory strategy at a pioneering biotech organisation.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable to collaborate with the Global Regulatory Gene Therapy RA Lead to implement a successful co-development strategy that bridges across the assigned gene therapy and companion diagnostics.
  • Providing input on Companion Diagnostic collaboration projects with external vendors.
  • Supports the project teams in implementing the global regulatory diagnostics strategy, which is aligned with the co-development and commercialization strategies of the gene therapy concerned in key markets, including EU and US.
  • Keep up to date on global Companion Diagnostic regulatory requirements.
  • Ensuring preparation and submission of high-quality regulatory documents including but not limited to, CE documentation, US Q-submissions, US premarket approvals and notifications.
  • Act as contact point for internal and external clients, including CROs and regulatory authority interactions.
  • Accountable for the regulatory project management for assigned projects i.e. planning and tracking submission and approval timelines, regulatory commitments, etc.
  • Contributes to the growth of the function, including creation and review of Standard Operating Procedures and policy guidelines for the regulatory affairs department.
  • Keep up-to-date of relevant regulatory intelligence and ensuring this is communicated, appropriately, across the Company.
  • Support with training of staff in regulatory matters as required.
  • When required, input into the review of documentation to support gene therapy submissions.
  • May perform other duties as required or assigned.


  • Educated at a relevant degree in a life science / science discipline.
  • Prior experience to 6-8 years' in IVD medical device regulatory affairs with some experience in Companion Diagnostics preferred.
  • Extensive knowledge of EU and US IVD medical device requirements is essential. Awareness of Japan, Canada and Australia Companion Diagnostic requirements would be a bonus.
  • Awareness of IND, NDA/BLA, CTA and MAA as a minimum.
  • Experience with IVD regulatory submissions including CE-marking, IDE, PMA, Pre-submissions. Experience with IVDR Technical Documentation an advantage.
  • Demonstrated successful interactions and submissions with regulatory agencies including Notified Bodies, FDA and vendors/consultants.
  • Previous experience in writing and implementing device Regulatory SOPs a bonus.
  • Demonstrated ability to create and drive an effective regulatory strategy and handle critical issues effectively with demonstrated creativity in solving regulatory issues.

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