Safety Physician

  • Company: GSK
  • Location: Rockville, Maryland
  • Posted: August 26, 2017
  • Reference ID: WD132991
Why You?

Basic qualifications:
• Medical Doctor with preferred expertise in Infectious Diseases, Pediatrics, Epidemiology or Vaccines
• Ability to apply sound medical judgment in interpretation of safety-related data
• Able to prioritize activities effectively and to meet multiple deadlines successfully with attention to detail, setting high performance standards for quality
• Ability to manage crises, monitor safety issues and work under pressure with a customer and solution oriented approach
• Demonstrate initiative and creativity in performing task and responsibilities. Proactively contributes ideas to improve existing operations
• Excellent mastery of English, written and spoken with strong communication and influencing skills
• Integrity and strong feeling for ethics
• Computer literate, familiar with using scientific and clinical databases
• Good administrative skills, analytical mind
• Strong leadership and collaborative working skills

Preferred qualifications:
• Post-residency clinical practice experience
• Previous experience in the Pharmaceutical or Biotech industry working in Clinical Development, Medical Affairs, Pharmacovigilance, Drug Safety or a related field
• Knowledge of Pharmacovigilance and signal detection tools, analysis and reporting of medical safety issues for vaccines, taking into account the worldwide regulatory requirements
• Knowledge and experience in collection and interpretation of Serious Adverse Events case reports
• In depth understanding of the regulatory environment (e.g. International, US and European Legislation)

Why GSK?:
At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver against our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires.

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