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AX-7243 Global Safety Physician / Medical Director Pharmacovigilance

AXESS Ltd Published: 11th June 2019
London, United Kingdom
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Ref: AX- 7243



Blue chip pharmaceutical company seeks an experienced Safety Physician to join their global team with responsibility for an established portfolio of products.



  • Well established global PV team.
  • Exciting game changing products with a strong pipeline in numerous therapy areas.
  • The company provides a challenging and rewarding working environment.
  • Dedicated support to physicians seeking higher medical training.



Working within global pharmacovigilance, you will be aligned to specific medicines. Key responsibilities include:

  • Contributing to risk management planning by providing medical expertise.
  • Ensuring safety information, including adverse event reporting, meets global standards.
  • Overseeing regulatory documentation including drafting and submitting PSURs.
  • Driving signal detection, safety evaluation and labelling processes.
  • Represents the company at both internal and external meetings including Safety Review boards.



Background requirements

  • GMC registered medic or GMC permissible.
  • Proven experience within an international pharmacovigilance department.
  • Successfully worked cross functionally in a global matrix organisation.


  • Expert in pharmacovigilance regulations and methodologies.
  • Sound knowledge of product lifecycle from clinical development to post marketing.
  • Experienced in adverse event report, signal detection, safety evaluation and risk management planning.
  • Medical writing skills
  • Prior experience liaising up to board level.
  • Strong medical presentation skills.
  • Track record of delivering multiple projects in a timely manner.

Personality traits

  • Analytical mindset: a curious/ inquisitive personality.
  • Leadership and coaching experience.
  • Adaptable to a dynamic environment.

Before you apply for this position it is vital that you are in possession of an EU or UK passport or relevant visa to work without restrictions in the UK.






For a confidential discussion please telephone Christian Simon at AXESS Limited on 020 8560 2300 quoting reference 7243.

To apply, please click the APPLY ONLINE button.



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