PV Physician (Director) - Remote

€130000 - €160000 per annum
  1. Permanent
London, England
  1. PVG & Drug Safety, Global Drug Safety
Posted: 02/04/2024

Hobson Prior is currently seeking a PV Physician (Director Level) for a remote position located in either London or Paris. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing medical and scientific support to pharmacovigilance in accordance with applicable regulatory guidelines/requirements and company Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Key Responsibilities

  • In this role, you will oversee and medically assess individual safety case reports.
  • Examine all Serious Adverse Events (SAEs) and potentially reportable cases such as SUSARs/INDSRs.
  • Maintain close communication with clinical development physicians to ensure availability of essential safety, clinical, and laboratory data.
  • Participate in monthly Safety Management Team meetings led by clinical development.
  • Chair Safety Review Teams (SRT) for developmental clinical assets.
  • Deliver presentations at Joint Safety Review Team meetings.
  • Actively engage in monthly Product Development Team meetings and Clinical (study) sub-team meetings.
  • Support the signal management process and the identification/assessment of trends and safety signals from various sources.
  • Drive proactive implementation of risk management strategies in alignment with global regulatory standards.
  • Evaluate critical project documents from a safety standpoint across all projects.
  • Offer medical advice and training to pharmacovigilance team members on medical/clinical safety matters.
  • Stay updated on safety-related regulations and guidelines.
  • Participate in and provide support during Regulatory Authority inspections and audits.


  • Hold a University Degree in Medicine and Surgery.
  • Possess a minimum of eight years' clinical research experience within the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Demonstrated experience as a Pharmacovigilance / Drug Safety Physician.
  • Demonstrate direct involvement with oncology and small molecule drugs, which is highly advantageous.
  • Exhibit thorough knowledge of safety regulations in both EU and US contexts.
  • Display a strong grasp of GxP guidelines pertaining to drug safety.
  • Demonstrate a proven capacity to work autonomously while effectively prioritizing tasks, with a collaborative spirit and commitment to compliance.
  • Showcase exceptional organizational abilities and adeptness at managing multiple competing priorities within tight deadlines.
  • Possess outstanding presentation and communication skills.
  • Have a solid understanding of standard computer systems; familiarity with ARGUS is a plus.
  • Essential fluency in both spoken and written English.
  • Be willing and able to travel domestically and internationally.

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