EU - Senior Regulatory Affairs Manager

Location
England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
19 Apr 2021
Closes
03 May 2021
Ref
EUSNRAM
Contact
Guy Shipman
Discipline
Regulatory Affairs
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract
Experience Level
Management

Senior Regulatory Affairs Manager

1.0 FTE

Global biopharmaceutical company

Pay Rate - in line with industry benchmark

12 month contract

UK - Home Base

PLEASE NOTE FOR COMPLIANCE PURPOSES YOU MUST BE BASED IN THE UK UPON APPLICATION FOR THIS ROLE. SPONSORSHIPS ARE NOT POSSIBLE, NOR IS RELOCATION POSSIBLE.

Description

This role will provide regional regulatory support for one or more products.

As a member of the Global Regulatory Team (GRT), the incumbent will be accountable for developing and executing regional regulatory strategies across the product lifecycle and managing effective agency interactions.

The individual should have a proven track record supporting the diversity of regulatory procedures in the EU (inc. PIPs, CTAs, variations, IMPDs, MAAs) and ability to work autonomously.

The purpose of this role is to progress the pipeline through timely regulatory approvals, including clinical trials for investigational medicinal products, as well as approved medicinal products, and to ensure timely regulatory compliance with such approvals.

Responsibilities:

  • Define and advise the GRT on regional considerations in developing creative regulatory strategy
    * Ensures European regional needs are well defined and implemented in collaboration with relevant regional stakeholders
    * Develops and implements regulatory strategy and executional plans, and manages regulatory submissions (e.g. clinical trial and marketing applications) for assigned products in accordance with global filing plans, core labelling documents and regulatory requirements
    * Leads development of regional regulatory documents and meetings, and provides regulatory advice on regional regulatory requirements, mechanisms to optimize product development and to maintain compliance
    * Co-ordinates and provides guidance to company responses to requests from regulatory authorities, e.g Response to Questions (RTQs)
    * Communicates and ensures alignment with proposed regulatory strategies such that expectations, regulatory risks and mitigations are characterised and understood.
    * Estimate the likelihood of regulatory success and timelines based on proposed strategies; discuss with GRT and line Management, and communicates to stakeholders
    * Maintains an awareness of new and developing legislation, regulatory policy and technical Regulatory guidance relating to products, and evaluates and communicates impact
    * Act as contact and create relationships with agency staff on specific product assignment and document and communicate details and outcomes of regulatory agency interactions

    MINIMUM Candidate Requirements:
  • Demonstrable experience acting as therapeutic area European Regulatory Affairs lead, defining and implement regulatory strategies and executional plans
    * Practical Regulatory knowledge of regional legislation
    * Working with policies, procedures and SOPs
    * Experience with national legislation and regulations relating to medicinal products
    * Understanding of the regional regulatory procedures for CTAs, MAs, post approval changes, extensions and renewals
    * Understanding of drug development
    * Strong knowledge of and experience in regional regulatory environment in relevant product area and development stage
    * Comprehensive understanding of regulatory activities, touch points and how they affect projects and processes
    * Ability to resolve conflicts and develop a course of action leading to a beneficial outcome
    * Cultural awareness and sensitivity to achieve results across both regional country and International borders

    Preferred Requirements:
  • Experience in oncology therapeutic area
    * Experience working with biotechnology products

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