Medical Director, Safety

Illinois
4612
Our client is a research and development company. They have asked us to assist them in a search for a Medical Director, Safety.

Major tasks and responsibilities will include:
  • Understands and applies pharmacology, chemistry and non-clinical toxicology to effectively conduct safety surveillance.
  • Takes responsibility for safety surveillance for pharmaceutical / biological / drug –device combined products.
  • Spearheads and establishes the strategy for key pharmacovigilance documents.
  • Utilizes current regulatory guidance as fitting for safety surveillance and authorship of PV documents.
  • Transcribes, analyzes and delivers input on technical documents independently.
  • Oversees and takes responsibility for leading the strategy for periodic reports.
  • Takes responsibility for implementing risk management strategies for assigned products.
  • Engages, inspires, coaches and mentors team and colleagues proactively.
 
We seek candidates with the following qualifications:
  • Requires an MD/DO with a minimum of 2+ years of residency and patient management experience.
  • A Master of Public Health degree in addition to a MD/DO is preferred.
  • Must have a minimum of 5+ years of Pharmacovigilance/Clinical Development experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Efficient examination and direct analysis of clinical data and epidemiological information is required.
  • Requires effective presentation of recommendations/opinions in a group environment, both internally and externally.
  • Must write, review and provide input on technical documents.
  • Requires working collaboratively and leading cross-functional teams.
  • Requires fluency, both written and oral, in English.
  • Must evaluate and make independent decisions.
  • Requires the ability to work effectively in a situation of uncertainty and complexity.
  • Must have the ability to multitask.
  • Requires the ability to travel 20% of the time.

If interested, please apply directly to this job posting. No calls please. Include your daytime phone number and we will contact you confidentially or reply to your email.

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