Senior PV Physician Manager (remote-based)

£95000 - £100000 per annum
  1. Permanent
  1. PVG & Drug Safety, Clinical Drug Safety

Hobson Prior are working with a leading drug research and development organisation focused on providing new treatments for diseases that are mistreated. Our client is looking for a Senior PV Physician Manager to work remotely in either the UK or Germany where you will provide support to the Global Pharmacovigilance function.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will be the subject matter expert in interpretation of regulatory aspects of clinical safety/pharmacovigilance.
  • Support the function Head in training and mentoring PV team colleagues including on interpretation of clinical safety data and analysis preparation and safety risk management activities.
  • Subject matter expert in clinical safety data interpretation, clinical safety analysis preparation/benefit/risk assessment within periodic safety update reports or subject matter expert in signal detection activities, safety risk management activities, and safety profile/safety reference information maintenance.
  • Support the function Head in overall activity planning and budget preparation.
  • Medical review performance and contribution to serious adverse events/other Individual Case Safety Reports narratives preparation and assessment.
  • Preparation of study-specific safety management plans (SMP; defining roles and responsibilities of each party involved in clinical safety data flow/ processes, templates, and timelines; using SMP template).
  • Review of safety cases line listing and periodic safety reports and contribution to study-specific periodic progress reports.
  • Contribution to study -specific PV training materials and safety-related sections of study documents together with other PV team members and in collaboration with clinical team members.
  • Contribution to the preparation/update of PV standard operating procedures, working instructions, and templates.
  • Any other tasks assigned.

Key Skills:

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and matrix structure.
  • Very good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.


  • Medical Doctor degree.
  • You will have over 8 years in a Senior role.
  • Minimum 8 years' clinical development experience in which at least 6 years' demonstrated experience working in clinical safety (within pharmaceutical companies, non-profit organizations or services providers).
  • Experience of working in public and private sector is highly desirable.
  • Fluency in English (proficiency in French and/or Spanish would be admirable).
  • MedDRA coding and WHO-DD coding knowledge.
  • Previous experience in HIV, HCV and/or tropical/infectious diseases would be welcome.
  • Eudravigilance user or XEVMPD certification would be a plus.

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