US-NJ, Sr. Global Program Regulatory Manager 218330BR-MZ
Sr. Global Program Regulatory Manager
Global Drug Development
REG AFFAIRS GDD
East Hanover, NJ
Research & Development
The GPRM works with some independence under limited supervision to provide strategic and operational regulatory direction and may support the GPRD for programs through development, registration and approval/post approval. The GPRM ensures the execution of regulatory plans in line with global regulatory strategy in close collaboration with the GPRD. In certain cases, the GPRM may act as the GPT representative. The GPRM is a member of the DRA subteam and may indirectly report to the GPRD for the project and may have responsibility for leading regional DRA subteams.
Regulatory Strategy Responsible for implementing regulatory strategy and managing operational activities for assigned regions. Provides input into global regulatory strategy and, including identification of gaps or risks in global strategic plan for assigned regions. Partners with regions to align on regulatory strategy in order to fullfill business objectives. Works with GPRD to plan and facilitate presentations to Novartis regulatory boards on regulatory strategy Coordinates and implements regulatory readiness with other line functions, Country Pharma Organizations and key opinion leaders. Works with GPRD to interact with regulatory consultants/advisors for strategy input and challenge. Represents DRA on or leads sub-teams as required. HA Interactions Determines requirements and sets objectives for Health Authority (HA) interactions with GPRD Interacts directly with HAs as appropriate in meetings with GPRD Coordinates and plans rehearsals for HA meetings. Facilitates preparation and finalization of briefing books. Develops and implements plans for timely response to HA requests and coordinates responses. May serve as local HA liaison depending on location (e.g., FDA or EMA).
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Science based BS or MS with requisite experience and demonstrated capability. Advanced degree (MD, Ph D, PharmD) preferred. Fluency in English as a business language. Additional language is an asset. Experience: Experience with regulatory submission and approval processes in 1 or more major regions. Experience in a global/matrix environment or cross-functional teams in the pharmaceutical industry. Experience in HA negotiations. 2-4 years involvement in regulatory and drug/biologic development spanning activities in Phases I-IV in the following areas: 1. Innovation in regulatory strategy. 2. Understanding of post-marketing/brand optimization strategies and commercial awareness preferred. 3. Involvement in an dossier submissions and approvals 4. HA negotiations. 5. Drug regulatory submission and commercialization in region. 6. Analysis and interpretation efficacy and safety data. 7. Regulatory operational expertise. Strong interpersonal, communication, negotiation and problem solving skills. Basic organizational awareness (e.g., interrelationship of departments, business priorities).
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