Posted to MedZilla on 4/28/2017


Switzerland, Regulatory Affairs Specialist RA_PD_11604-MZ


This Regulatory Affairs Specialist job is with one of the most renowned global pharmaceutical, medical device and consumer health organisations located in Switzerland. The organisation is a top 10 pharma company and employs over 100,000 professionals worldwide.

Job Role:

  • Drawing on relevant expertise and information from internal and external sources, make a major contribution towards the preparation of regulatory documentation (e.g. Technical Files).

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support the internal Regulatory Affairs group in creation and maintenance of Technical File documentation
  • Reviewing of Risk Management Documentation according to EN ISO 14971:2012 with respect to regulatory regulatory requirements.
  • Reviewing of labeling and promotion material for accuracy and consistency.
  • Ensuring that the company's products comply with the regulations of government agencies, including but not limited to:
  • Keeping abreast of international legislation, guidelines and customer practices.
  • Collecting and collating a wide range of information.
  • Keeping up to date with a company's product range.
  • Developing and writing clear arguments and explanations for regulatory documentation
  • Advising scientists and manufacturers on regulatory requirements.
  • Reviewing change requests
  • Reviewing, preparing and coordinating documentation.
  • Reviewing company practices and providing advice on changes to systems.

Role Requirements:

Expertise of Regulatory Affairs, including:

  • Profound knowledge of European Medical Device Regulations, especially Council Directive 93/42/EEC
  • Experience with Risk Management documentation for medical devices according to EN ISO 14971:2012
  • Prior Synthes experience preferable (working knowledge of Windchill, Agile, SAP etc)
  • Degree or equivalent in a Life Science.
  • 2-3 years of experience in medical device 
  • Familiarity with Technical Documentation structure according to STED
  • Technically versed in computer software such as MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint,
  • Strong database skills (Access) desired.
  • Strong analytical skills and network thinking
  • Be able to demonstrate driving partnerships within the industry.
  • Proven ability of interpreting legislation and impact to meet commercial needs.
  • Proven capability of successful working relationships with regulatory bodies.
  • Demonstrate an appreciation and understanding of the positive impact of regulatory in delivering business solutions. 
  • Excellent communicator, both verbal and written.
  • Excellent command of English and German.

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