Posted to MedZilla on 7/25/2017


England, UK - Drug Safety Specialist DS_KH_12600-MZ


A major biotechnology company, with an extensive pipeline and commercial portfolio in oncology and immunology, currently has an exciting new job opportunity for a Drug Safety Specialist to join their Uxbridge team. This is an excellent opportunity to join an innovative company that delivers life-changing drugs with over 4,000 employees in over 50 countries worldwide. Under the direction of the Sr. Manager of Compliance, this individual will be responsible for contributing to the ongoing support and functioning of the GDSRM Safety Ops group, primarily within the area of Compliance and business partner contract support.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that individual Adverse Event Case Reports are evaluated, investigated and accurately computerised
  • Translation of source documents as needed
  • Data Entry and Assessment
  • Conduct full data entry from source document
  • Execute QC on key fields of serious cases and update ARISg as needed
  • Execute case assessment (review events, determine labeledness, identify co-manifestations, review coding, determine causality)
  • Identify SUSARs from blinded clinical studies and alert Drug Safety Management to the need for unblinding
  • Create narrative as defined by conventions
  • Create draft company comments for serious cases
  • Rank events and determine dechallenge/rechallenge information
  • Develop follow-up needs for AE reports and create follow-up letters, review and update generated follow-up letters as appropriate
  • Update communication log in ARISg as needed
  • Authorise (approve) non-serious cases
  • Notify Workflow/Drug Safety Manager if any delay in case processing is observed
  • Review and resolve ARISg validation errors
  • Medical Review
  • Support the identification of corrections and creation of updates in ARISg following medical review
  • Discuss issues with medical reviewers as appropriate
  •  Contribute to conventions and process documentation as required

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