Global Pharmacovigilance / Drug Safety Risk Physician – Switzerland

Full Time
Posted 1 year ago

Job summary:

We have just received instruction from our client, a global who are known as a leader in their field, to search for a Global Pharmacovigilance Drug Safety Risk Physician.

Location: Switzerland

Reporting Line:

This role reports into Global Head PV RISK management, which reports into VP & Global Head Quality & Pharmacovigilance.

Essential Experience:

  • Pharmacovigilance
  • Drug Safety
  • Serious clinical trial experience
  • Clinical Development

Key Responsibilities:

  • Propose measures aiming at minimizing risks during clinical development; release. Update the Development Risk Management Plans (DRMPs).
  • Interact with internal and external stakeholders to ensure monitoring of safety profile, signal validation and signal evaluation, and propose appropriate risk management and risk minimization measures.
  • Review/provide input to Aggregate Reports (DSUR, PSUR, PBRER) and Risk Management Plans (RMP).
  • Contribute to answers to safety-related questions from Regulatory agencies.


  • Medical doctor
  • At least 5 years pharmacovigilance experience at an international level.
  • Significant experience of international clinical development and post marketing regulations applicable to drugs.
  • Strong knowledge of the global pharmacovigilance and safety requirements for non-clinical and clinical development, registration process and post-marketing.
  • Act with minimum oversight in most circumstances as well as provide key input to difficult or sensitive projects.
Send your CV to using the job title as the email subject line or phone +44 (0) 114 270 1741 for more information about the role.