Clinical Safety Risk Management Senior Medical Associate Job

Employer
Merck
Location
Gwynedd, PA, US
Posted
October 12 2017
Discipline
Other
Organization Type
Pharma
Requisition ID: DRU000669

Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.



Merck is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company. Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. Merck Research Laboratories is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take Merck’s leading discovery capabilities and world-class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases. 




Performs primary medical review  of serious adverse experience reports and other AE reports of interest to monitor and describes the safety profile of assigned products; taking an active role in the oversight and development of  pharmacovigilance and risk management plans under the overall direction of the CSRM physician/senior management..   Leads preparation regulatory documents and responses to inquiries from health professionals and regulatory agencies regarding adverse experiences reported for Merck marketed products; strategizes with safety team recommending appropriate data to respond to queries and analyze data. 

Qualifications

Education: 




  • Undergraduate degree in nursing (BSN), pharmacy, Physician’s Assistant, or other relevant clinical health related field AND Graduate degree in a relevant clinical health related field.
OR


  • Graduate degree in nursing (e.g MSN), PharmD, Physician’s Assistant, or other relevant clinical health related field (undergraduate training is flexible with advance degree in medical discipline)


Required:  




  • Clinically relevant medical experience in the undergraduate or graduate program is essential (e.g.  nursing,  pharm D, PA, or other relevant clinical health-related field).

  • At least two years of clinical, pharmaceutical industry or related experience is required.

  • Excellent writing and communication skills a must. 


Preferred:




  • Previous experience in a pharmaceutical company analyzing safety data and authoring regulatory documents such as period safety update reports preferred.

  • Experience in data analysis or the interpretation of adverse experience information is a plus.

  • Strong acumen in use of data analytic tools.





Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life. 


 


If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at staffingaadar@merck.com.


  


Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully: 


Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.


 


For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:


 


            EEOC Poster


            EEOC GINA Supplement 



Job: Drug/Dvcs Sfty Survnce (NonMD)
Other Locations:
Employee Status: Regular
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Number of Openings:
Shift (if applicable):
Hazardous Materials:
Company Trade Name: Merck

More jobs like this