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Pharmacovigilance Specialist

West YorkshirePermanent
Experience Dependent
Job Reference: J5635478
Updated On: 13/10/2021
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Pharmaceutical, Contract Manufacturing Organisation, Compliance Support, Medical, Life Sciences, Science, Drug Discovery

Skills: Quality Assurance - GMP, Quality Assurance - Compliance, Quality Assurance - Auditing, Regulatory Affairs - CMC, Pharmacovigilance - PV - Perm, Pharmacovigilance - PV - Contract, Pharmacovigilance - PV Manager, Quality Assurance - Documentation, Regulatory Affairs - Drug Safety, Regulatory Affairs - Biologics

Job Information

Role Overview

Are you an experienced Pharmacovigilance Specialist looking for an exciting new job opportunity?

We are currently looking for a Pharmacovigilance Specialist to join a leading pharmaceutical company based in the Yorkshire area.

As the Pharmacovigilance Specialist you will be responsible for receiving, monitoring, assessing and evaluating information from healthcare providers and patients on the adverse effects of the company products in use with a view to identifying information about potential new hazards and preventing harm to patients.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Pharmacovigilance Specialist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will be responsible for receiving and processing adverse events (AEs) received from all sources (health authorities, consumers, healthcare professionals, literature articles etc.), performing data entry of AEs onto the safety database and write case narratives as well as receive and process literature searches.

2. As the Pharmacovigilance Specialist, you will also be required to prepare PSUR's, RMPs, PSRs and answer RFIs to maintain licences for designated products and also update and originate SOPs and WRKs.

3. You will lead product safety review meetings and PSUR meetings and also liaise with external pharmacovigilance providers, translation companies and the British Library.

4. Additionally, deliver training presentations in safety signal review meetings and within department and then also prepare abbreviated prescribing information for promotional literature.

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Pharmacovigilance Specialist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. A relevant biological science / medical science degree and extensive experience working in a pharmacovigilance position is essential for this position as the PVG Specialist.

2. Proven industry experience in using a drug safety database, preferably Argus/ARISg and experience coaching team members at different levels is also required.

3. Experience in auditing and compliance would be highly beneficial for this role.
Debra Fong
Your Recruitment ConsultantDebra
DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.