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Regulatory Affairs Pharmacist - South Africa  

MSD (company)


Posted on : 15 May 2017

Project Description

  • Our company  is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. 
  • Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.
  • Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. 
  • To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. 
  • As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.

Registration of new products and new indications
  • Update and maintenance of existing products: technical modules and labeling updates to ensure compliance with local and global requirements.
  • Due diligence of dossiers for new products and variation documents for existing products.
  • Collaboration with at work co-ordinator to ensure compliance of printed packaging components
  • Pro-active participation in discussions to update and maintain of Regulatory Affairs SOPs. 
  • Ensure departmental compliance with our company  international and local policies and procedures
  • For products in portfolio ensure that Regulatory Affairs databases are kept current .
  • Active participation within subteams on RA projects .
  • Active participation in meetings with internal and external customers as required

  •  B. Pharm Degree with registration as a pharmacist with the Pharmacy Council or similar (BSc in Life Science) and at least 2 years experience in a regulatory affairs environment in a multinational pharma company, preparing and submitting applications for registration of new products
  •  A proven track record of preparing and submitting technical and labelling updates (new indications and other amendments) for approval to ensure regulatory compliance of existing products
  • Team player
  • Ability to work to and meet deadlines
  • Excel, Word and Powerpoint
  • Ability to plan
  • Thorough working knowledge of MCC Guidelines
  • Basic knowledge of Medical Device Regulations
  • Working knowledge of Marketing Code

  • Our employees are the key to our company’s success. 
  • We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. 
  • Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives.


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