Associate Director, Global Regulatory Affairs

New Jersey
Our client is a global pharmaceutical company. They have asked us to assist them in their search for a Associate Director, Global Regulatory Affairs.

Major tasks and responsibilities will include:
  • Serves as Global Regulatory Lead (GRL) for assigned products in the Neurology Portfolio.
  • Leads the planning, execution and assessment of product life cycle management activities from early development through post-approval.
  • Proactively creates regulatory strategies that provide for streamlined development and approval timelines.
  • Accurately interprets and reflects regulatory and Corporate guidelines in regulatory strategies.
  • Leads the planning, preparation for and conduct of meetings with Health Authorities for all assigned products.
  • Initiates and responds to Health Authority contacts to ensure expedient and efficient review and approval of products.
  • Leads creation of all documents submitted to Health Authorities.
  • Ensures all documents submitted to Health Authorities have been evaluated and that they are complete, well organized, scientifically accurate, of high quality, and in regulatory compliance.
  • Identifies, monitors and resolves regulatory issues and reporting progress to management.
  • Guides project teams in the implementation of appropriate regulatory strategies and in the assessment of regulatory support needs.
  • Aligns resources as Chair of the Global Regulatory Subteam.
  • Leads and coordinates all regulatory activities required for submissions to Health Authorities for assigned products.
  • This role has the potential to manage a direct report based on business needs.

We seek candidates with the following qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in the sciences or health related field required.
  • Advanced degree highly preferred.
  • Must have a minimum of 6 years of pharmaceutical industry experience in regulatory strategy.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of drug development process and strategic thinking skills are required.
  • Requires knowledge of US and global regulations and specific Health
  • Authority guidance documents.
  • Must have experience with preparing IND/CTA submissions and briefing packages for Healthy Authority meetings.
  • Experience with successful NDA, sNDA and/or BLA filings highly preferred.
  • Requires the ability to bring divergent views together to align on common objectives.
  • Requires the ability to work on complex problems in which analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors.
  • Prior experience working with the global Health Authorities is highly preferred.
  • The demonstrated ability to solve complex problems is required.
  • Must be able to travel approximately 10% travel based on business needs.

If interested, please email your resume as a Word attachment to us. No calls please. Include your daytime phone number and we will contact you confidentially or reply to your email.

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