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Medical Safety Operations Associate

Redwood City, CA 94063

Posted: 05/30/2023 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Pharmacovigilance Job Number: 561132 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

The Opportunity:
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The Medical Safety Operations Associate will assist with day-to-day operational aspects of management and oversight of the Pharmacovigilance Contract Research Organization (PV CRO) and the execution of safety reporting in clinical studies.

Specifically, you will be responsible for: 
  • Assisting with the oversight of the PV CRO performing case management and study support activities.
  • Assisting with the management of the PV CRO to ensure compliance with required timelines, that potential issues are being communicated and resolution is achieved in a timely manner.
  • Providing vendors with relevant clinical study documents and updates.
  • Coordinating the review of medical safety study plans and compliance metrics reports.
  • Participating in SAE follow-up query management and SAE reconciliation in collaboration with other functions in the study team.
  • Coordinating the review of the PV CRO budget, invoices, and monthly compliance reports.
  • Tracking and maintaining well-organized department files, including listings and trackers.
  • Assisting in the oversight of eTMF filing of case files by PV CROs.
  • Maintaining PV CRO distribution contact lists.
  • Aiding in preparing meeting materials, scheduling meetings, developing agendas, and tracking meeting minutes.
  • Performing administrative tasks to support Medical Safety team members, as needed.
  • Supporting medical safety team in other PV activities appropriate to experience and expertise.
Required Experience, Skills, and Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree in natural or health sciences or a minimum of 2 years of relevant industry experience in lieu
  • Experience working with CROs/vendors and management of external resources is preferred.
  • Opportunities for successful candidates will be available to learn about safety reporting in global clinical trials and other aspects of drug safety.
  • Reliable, self-motivated, focused, positive attitude, proactive and solution-oriented problem solver, able to adapt to changes in priorities, structures, tasks, and goals.
  • Attention to detail and excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to work in cross-functional team environments and with external vendors.
  • Able to create and sustain strong working relationships with remote staff using video conferencing and instant messaging, as needed.
  • Exercise discretion regarding highly confidential internal and external communications.
  • Software Knowledge: MS Office 365 (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel), Adobe Acrobat.
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