Shire Safety Lead ECE/CIS/RUS in Strasse (Baxalta), United States

Safety Lead ECE/CIS/RUS

Position description

  • ensures efficient local pharmacovigilance (PV) systems in compliance with national regulations in the 24 countries of the ECE/CIS/RUS cluster

  • supports development and operation of local, regional and global Drug Safety organization and processes

  • submits expedited reports to the local CAs according to the national regulations

  • performs database queries, creates reviews, maintains oversight

  • coordinates, participates, and leads PV-projects in the region

Key social skills

  • excellent interpersonal and communication skills that encourage efficient teamwork in local and virtual teams

  • attention to detail, analytical and problem solving skills, ability to prioritize and take appropriate decisions

Education and Experience Requirements

  • academic degree in life sciences or related field

  • Russian native speaker

  • excellent command of English

  • experience in pharmacovigilance and project management

  • PV database knowledge

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Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal/Internal Medicine/Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.

Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.