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Director, Global Regulatory Strategy (Project Manager)

Boston, MA 02210

Posted: 06/10/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Regulatory Sciences and Medical Writing Job Number: 608555 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

When we put unexpected teams in the same room, we unleash bold thinking with the power to inspire life-changing medicines. In-person working gives us the platform to connect, work at pace and challenge perceptions. Thats why we work, on average, a minimum of three days per week from the office. But that doesnt mean were not flexible. We balance the expectation of being in the office while respecting individual flexibility. Join us in our unique and ambitious world.


This is what you will do:

Developing and implementing global and/or US regulatory development strategy leading to successful registration and life-cycle management of unique and technologically complex products serving patients with rare diseases and unmet medical needs.

You will be responsible for:
  • Developing and directing innovative and effective regulatory strategies in support of specific projects, and across projects in the company portfolio.
  • Serving as global or US Strategy lead on assigned programs. Acting as submission sub-team lead for US submissions and is core member of Regulatory Subteam (RST) for assigned programs.
  • Providing advice on regulatory issues for both marketed and pipeline products; actively collaborates with management, Global Regulatory Lead and cross functional colleagues within the company (i.e., commercial, research, clinical development, medical affairs, business development, legal, manufacturing, quality, portfolio management, financial, human resources, etc.).
  • Accountable for preparation and execution of regional aspects of the regulatory global strategy. Can include setting direction for junior staff to execute regional regulatory tasks according to strategy.
  • Representing the company as point contact FDA and leading company delegation for regulatory authority meetings.
  • Leading US submissions to regulatory authorities in support of proposed and ongoing development programs, e.g., new clinical trial protocols, new marketing authorisation applications, etc.
  • Monitoring the development of new regulatory requirements or guidance documents and advising product teams of the impact on the business or development programs. Providing support to regulatory affairs reviewers for due diligence initiatives, including opportunity and risk assessment.
  • Ensuring exemplary behavior, ethics and transparency within the company and with regulatory agencies.

You will need to have:
  • Strong knowledge of US drug development and regulatory policy; excellent scientific and business judgment.
  • Experience providing US strategic regulatory advice for the global development of products through all stages of development including pre-approval and marketed compounds.
  • Experience with leading major submissions and FDA meetings
  • Ability to manage complex issues and coordinate multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to build intra-team relationships and collaborate in a global team environment at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong interpersonal, and written/verbal communication skills.
  • Proven track record practicing sound judgment as it relates to risk assessment
  • Highly conversant and knowledgeable of new and emerging regulations and guidances. Understanding of GMPs, GLPs and GCPs; solid understanding of where to seek and how to interpret regulatory information.
  • Bachelors Degree in a related discipline
  • 5-7 years experience
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