Driven by research and a passion for science Ferring Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of innovative treatments that make a real difference in people’s lives all over the world. Active in the areas of reproductive health, urology, gastroenterology, endocrinology and orthopedics, we develop medicine on the body’s own terms. We believe in the power of people and research – and go where ideas and research take us.
Would you like to be part of a great, growing department responsible for global safety surveillance of Ferring’s portfolio? Do you thrive in an international environment of great change where you can influence your surroundings? Do you like to work both with post-marketing and clinical activities?
We are looking for experienced Senior Pharmacovigilance Physicians with good drive and positive energy to fill positions in the Urology, Endocrinology & Devices team and in the Gastroenterology and Reproductive Health team both starting 1 March 2019.
In Global Pharmacovigilance we are more than 60 international employees responsible for the surveillance of Ferring’s medicinal products and devices. We are a positive and dynamic team working in a stimulating international research environment, with high influence on our working processes and environment. We are working according to high standards in order to fulfill the company’s need for valid safety data acceptable worldwide. Our work is carried out within the mindset of Ferring’s philosophy: trust, integrity, commitment and openness.
As Senior Pharmacovigilance Physician, you will play an important role in leading drug safety for key products incl. chairing of Safety Management Teams, surveillance, risk management planning, aggregate reporting and medical review of case reports for investigational and marketed products. In addition, you will be working as an integrated member of dedicated teams collaborating with clinical development, regulatory affairs, authorities, affiliates and partners for assigned products and projects.
You will be supporting implementation of new procedures across Global Pharmacovigilance´s strategic framework. Likewise, you will be involved in training and supervision of new employees. As part of the Pharmacovigilance Physician team, you also participate in cross-functional projects of further development of our procedures.
Strong collaboration and communication skills are essential in this role, which interacts with many other disciplines. You have the ability to work independently and as part of a project, and you are keen on working in a multicultural environment. You have strong analytical and problem-solving skills. You are a highly motivated, self-driven and dependable individual with a positive attitude and a sense of humor. Further, you are able to work against tight deadlines, have a good sense of urgency and cope well under pressure.
It is an absolute requirement for the preferred candidates to have a medical or alternatively veterinary degree and to have experience within pharmacovigilance. The preferred candidates have solid knowledge from the pharmaceutical industry and experience within the one or more of the mentioned therapeutic areas.
The successful candidate is bright, ambitious and with an easy yet assertive personality.
Fluency in English with good verbal and written language skills is a given.
Further information about the positions can be obtained by contacting Pernille Hjarnaa, Director, Urology, Endocrinology & Devices via email email@example.com, or Klaus Grønbæk Jakobsen, VP, Global Pharmacovigilance via firstname.lastname@example.org. Your application and CV in English should be sent as soon as possible, but no later than 14 January 2019, as we will be reviewing incoming applications on an on-going basis.
Ferring Pharmaceuticals is a research-driven, specialty biopharmaceutical group committed to helping people around the world build families and live better lives. Ferring is a leader in reproductive medicine and women’s health, and in specialty areas within gastroenterology and urology. Ferring employs approximately 6,500 people worldwide, has its own operating subsidiaries in nearly 60 countries and markets its products in 110 countries. Learn more at www.ferring.com and @Ferring, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn.