Pharmacovigilance Officer

Dependent on Experience
29 Oct 2018
26 Nov 2018
Georgia Walden
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity for a Pharmacovigilance Officer has become available to join a leading consultancy bases on the Hertfordshire / Essex border. You will join a new team focused on processing medicine reports from health authorities on to a Global database.


Your duties as the Pharmacovigilance Officer will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will lead QC assessment of Adverse Events and have final sign-off as well as the Triage of Adverse Drug Reactions (ADRs) and managing report write-ups.

2. You will Quality check cases processed by other team members and assist the Case Coordination Manager with Line Management duties.

3. Highlight areas of concern / discrepancies to the case coordinator when related to adverse drug reactions (ADR).

4. Maintain an in-depth knowledge of the companies safety database as well as knowledge of global safety regulations for medicines.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Pharmacovigilance Officer we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a life sciences discipline (e.g. Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacology, Medical Sciences etc.) in addition to previous experience in a Pharmacovigilance environment.

2. Proven industry experience in the ability to quickly Quality check Adverse Events and triage cases as they are reported

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with Pharmacovigilance databases and managing ADR's.

Key Words: Pharmacovigilance | Adverse Drug Reactions | ADR | QC Checking | Triage | Database management | Safety Database | Drug Safety | Line management | Case Coordinator |

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.