Lieu: Switzerland - Glattbrugg/Zurich

Fonction: Regulatory Affairs

Compagnie: Vifor Pharma

Georgia Izzat

International Talent Acquisition Specialist

+41 58 851 83 78

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Votre profil

We are currently looking for an experienced Regulatory Affairs Clinical Support Director. You will be responsible to support Global Regulatory Affairs (GRA) Therapeutic Area Heads and Team Leads in developing and evaluating clinical strategies to ensure the effective achievement of regulatory and business objectives. Based at our Operational Headquarters in Glattbrugg/Zurich, you will report to the Head of Regulatory Affairs Centre of Excellence. Tasks and responsibilities will include:
  • Act as key SME for general considerations related to regulatory frameworks governing clinical research, and provide input for GRA Therapeutic Area leads and Clinical Study Team members on conditions for building regulatory dossiers to support the safety, efficacy, medical benefit, and market access of drug and product candidates on a global basis.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders (especially within clinical, medical, regulatory and safety functions) on relevant long-term R&D objectives regarding clinical development processes, functional capabilities, and clinical design strategies. 
  • Keep informed about and address key regulatory trends related to clinical development and clinical requirements supporting new product approval and communicate to appropriate management functions.
  • Manage Clinical Support staff within GRA, including providing guidance and advice to staff to achieve goals related to regulatory support of clinical development.
  • Represent GRA on internal clinical review governance groups, including the Protocol Review Committee (PRC), the First-in-Human Clearance Committee (FIH CC), and the Phase IV Review Board (PRB).
  • Act as key GRA contact point for development of cross-functional R&D clinical procedures, and for organisational structure and systems related to clinical research.
  • Act as GRA lead for initiatives related to GCP compliance and related to regulatory requirements around clinical transparency and results disclosure .
  • Provide guidance to GRA staff in interpreting public information related to approval of products within the therapeutic areas of Vifor involvement and within the competitive landscape. (e.g. evaluation of competitor EPARs and FDA Advisory Committee reports for key products.)
  • Review and ensure that the design and conduct of clinical development programs and individual studies are appropriate to generate data supportive of GRA submissions and business/marketing objectives. 
  • Provide regulatory support to corporate due diligence activities requiring evaluation of clinical programs.
The ideal candidate will bring an advanced degree, preferably in pharmaceutical or health related field, in additional to the following experience: 
  • 10-12 years’ experience with clinical development programs within regulatory affairs in the pharmaceutical industry (prescription drugs)
  • Demonstrated experience managing clinical aspects of regulatory strategy and submission of dossiers including study design, data review, approval strategies and labelling negotiations
  • Solid knowledge of the global regulatory environment and GCP regulations
  • Experience in anaemia, nephrology or speciality drug development is an advantage
You demonstrate strong communication skills with ability to efficiently and productively communicate orally and in writing. Your excellent planning and organisational skills, combined with the ability to understand complex concepts, enable you to elaborate suitable strategies and implement process improvements. You are able to multitask and manage multiple and changing priorities with the ability to prioritise and delegate.

A propos de nous

Le Groupe Vifor Pharma, anciennement Groupe Galenica, est une entreprise Specialty Pharma mondiale qui se consacre à la recherche, au développement, à la fabrication et à la commercialisation de ses propres produits pharmaceutiques. Il est le partenaire de choix pour les solutions innovantes axées sur le patient. L’entreprise, qui entend devenir le leader mondial des traitements de la carence en fer et des affections néphrologiques et cardio-rénales, aspire à aider les patients du monde entier souffrant de maladies graves et chroniques à mener une vie meilleure et plus saine. Le Groupe Vifor Pharma possède des sites de production en Suisse et au Portugal, ainsi qu’un réseau dynamique de sociétés affiliées et de partenaires lui assurant une vaste couverture de marché dans le monde entier. L’entreprise affiche une présence mondiale en constante augmentation mais conserve de solides racines dans son marché d’origine, la Suisse.

Le Groupe Vifor Pharma est constitué de Vifor Pharma, de Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma – sa société commune avec Fresenius Medical Care –, de Relypsa et d’OM Pharma.

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