Pharmacovigilance Associate

£25000 - £30000 per annum
  1. Permanent
Crawley, West Sussex
  1. PVG & Drug Safety, Case Processing

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Hobson Prior are currently working with a Clinical Trial Monitoring Service who are seeking a Pharmacovigilance Associate to join them on a permanent basis in Crawley. As the Pharmacovigilance Associate you will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the Pharmacovigilance department.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and implement Safety Management Plans specific for the study protocol and Sponsor requirements.
  • Manages the receipt and processing of SAE reports according to the Safety Management Plan, or equivalent document.
  • Reviews SAE reports and any supporting documents for accuracy and completeness.
  • Enters safety data into the organisation's Safety Database.
  • Writes patient narratives.
  • Codes Serious Adverse Events accurately using MedDRA.
  • Makes the preliminary assessment of expectedness against appropriate Reference Safety Information.
  • Identifies significant missing information from reports and ensure its collection.
  • Ensures case receives appropriate medical review.
  • Prepares follow-up correspondence.
  • Ensures cases that require expedited reporting to regulatory agencies are processed within the timelines identified in the SMP.
  • Provides independent QC of SAE reports for other members of the group.


  • ARGUS experience is essential.
  • 1-2 years Drug Safety experience.
  • Case processing experience.
  • SUSAR experience (advantage).

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