Dechra is an international specialist veterinary pharmaceuticals and related products business. Our expertise is in the development, manufacture and sales and marketing of high quality products exclusively for veterinarians worldwide.
The Dechra group employ over one thousand people worldwide. Our six Dechra Values: Dedication, Enjoyment, Courage, Honesty, Relationships and Ambition reflect the best aspects of behaviour and competence in Dechra. We embrace the values at every level of the business and everything about the business is underpinned by our values. How we talk to the people that matter, the way we always look to do things better and how we think of the people and the animals beyond the product.
We are active in Companion Animal, Equine and Food Producing Animal products and support our clients in practice with a wide range of materials and technical advice.
For our Central Pharmacovigilance team we are looking for a:
Pharmacovigilance Professional / Associate (m/f)
Ensure that Dechra has an appropriate system of pharmacovigilance and risk management in place
Review Adverse Event (AE) reports received from attending veterinarians, distributors and competent authorities, including follow-up reports
Review each screen of AE report for accuracy with call notes, clarity and to check that all fields completed according to Dechra guidelines
Access Summary of Product Characteristics for suspect products to assist with review and assessment of causality
Apply VeDDRA terms to signs included in the AE narrative
Write a causality assessment narrative
Complete 15 day/expedited reports within required timelines
Assist in the preparation and review of Periodic Safety Update Reports (PSURs)
Assist in the detection of new safety signals during the post-authorisation period
To assist with providing pharmacovigilance training to Dechra personnel
University degree in Veterinary medicine
Prior industry experience in technical services, regulatory or pharmacovigilance
Computer literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office (inc Word, Excel, and Outlook)
Methodical, organised and adaptable approach to work
Attention to detail a key strength
Effective listening, verbal and written communication skills in English
Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels, establishing and maintaining effective working relationships
Ability to plan, organise and prioritise workload to meet deadlines
Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and discretion at all times
Able to travel internationally (10%)
Interesting and challenging work in a dynamic team and international environment
Opportunity for professional growth and career development in a fast growing international pharmaceuticals company
To apply, please send us your CV and Cover letter in English via application link.