Randstad R&D Manager in North Chicago, Illinois

R&D Manager

job details:

  • location:North Chicago, IL

  • salary:$70 - $90 per year

  • date posted:Monday, July 23, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:25912

job description

R&D Manager

Job Title: Sr. Director, Benefit-Risk Management

Position Description

  • Lead Benefit-Risk and Risk Management activities for assigned therapeutic area and products.

  • Serve as SME/consultant to PST/ADT to advise on benefit-risk (B/R) assessments and risk management (RM) strategies to support drug development programs, new product marketing applications and marketed products. Work in a collaborative manner to facilitate incorporation of cross-functional perspectives into B/R assessments and RM strategies.

  • Work in a collaborative manner with statistical colleagues to develop graphical displays of B/R assessments and advise teams on use of quantitative B/R analysis approaches.

  • Support preparation / updating of RMPs for assigned products; support affiliates with development of local RMPs/annexes.

  • Understand assigned products' pharmacology and benefit/risk profile; understand precedence analysis and apply to BRM deliverables.

  • Prepare and/or review B/R and RM sections in clinical development, pharmacovigilance or regulatory documents.

  • Drive buy-in, adoption, and compliance with BRM processes across AbbVie.

Position Responsibilities

  • Develop risk minimization measures including user testing/human factors testing.

  • Develop global/US implementation strategy for risk minimization programs.

  • Develop effectiveness evaluations for a risk minimization measures/programs; apply evaluation outcomes to define corrective measures when needed.

  • Workin a collaborative manner with office of QPPV to ensure affiliate compliance with execution of RM strategies.

  • Ensure development and maintenance of education and communication materials for BRM processes and activities.

  • Evaluate impact of new PV legislation on BRM activities.

  • Participate on pharmacovigilance / cross-functional or external initiatives to develop and implement policies and procedures (aligning with requirements of regulatory authorities, global polices and best practices) relating to BRM.

  • Support inspection readiness activities.

  • Update / algin, SOPs/WIs/processes across AbbVie to ensure seamless execution of BRM activities.

Position Requirements

  • MD or DO required

  • 3+ years of experience in pharmaceutical industry; 2-3 years of pharmacovigilance experience

  • Clinical development experience highly desirable

  • Understanding of current benefit-risk and risk management legislation on a global basis

  • Non MD may be considered in the Scientific hierarchy


  • Full Package

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.