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Global Committee Clearance Lead


Anderlecht, Brussels, Belgium

Job Function:  Drug Safety & Pharmacovigilance
Job ID:  70899

Help us transform patients' lives.

At UCB, we put our heart, soul, and skills into making a difference for people living with severe disease. Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation.  Will you join us in our pioneering adventure?

To strengthen our Patient Safety and Medical Management (PSMM) group, based in our Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium we are looking for a talented individual to fill the position of: Global Clearance Committee Lead  
As a Global Clearance Committee Lead  you will provide guidance and direction for the processes that provide review and approval of promotional, press and educational of disease/product related communications. 


You will contribute by: 
•    Ensure that promotional, press and educational communications are appropriately reviewed for conformance to meet UCB corporate standards, industry standards and legal requirements
•    Acts as chair of the Global Clearance Committee to ensure appropriate review and approval process and also to manage dispute resolution
•    Liaises with Global Clearance Committee members including QC, Regulatory, Legal and Medical disciplines
•    Surveys, evaluates and interprets requirements and disseminates information and impact of changes in policies to appropriate management
•    Participates in education of departments regarding evolving requirements and enforcement trends
•    Provides metrics on Global Clearance Committee performance, including performance metrics and process deviations. Ensures appropriate escalation and awareness of Global Clearance Committee activities to relevant Department as needed
•    Collaborates with brand leadership and geographies to ensure strategic input to brand and geographies planning, including prioritization of materials for review


Interested? For this position you’ll need the following education, experience and skills: 
•    Minimally MD or PharmD, specialization in Pharmaceutical Medicine is an asset
•    Proven medical knowledge relevant to the therapeutic specializations of UCB such as internal medicine in immunology, osteoporosis,  neurology, psoriasis, public health, pharmacology  is an asset
•    Extensive experience in Regulatory, Medical and/or Compliance
•    Expert working knowledge of regulations and their implementation and specific experience in the area of advertising and promotion and the ability to support of multiple commercial products is required.
•    Demonstrated ability to identify emerging issues and initiate actions to recommend solutions, including areas of ambiguity
•    Expert regulatory or compliance and pharmaceutical industry knowledge and proficiency with representing/interpreting the strategic business objectives of the company is critical.
•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills and computer literacy are required.
•    Managerial experience of cross-functional and/or global teams and/or functional teams and creating suitable and effective work environments is required.
•    Orientation to teamwork, problem-solving ability, customer focus, and a commitment to quality are essential.
•    Excellent command of written and spoken English
•    Experience in the authorship of standard Operative Procedure is an asset. Experience using and improving the configuration of Electronic System tool(s) for online submission, review and approval.


Why you should apply 
At UCB, we strive to attract passionate and outstanding talents who thrive on change and are ready to bring real value to patients. Working for us you’ll discover a place where you can grow and express your full potential. We place an emphasis on innovation, collaboration and impact. Through meaningful recognition and a motivating work atmosphere, we aim to provide an optimal experience by caring about and valuing our employees – just as we do for the patients we serve. 

If you believe you are the perfect match to join us on our pioneering adventure, then we invite you to apply and tell us more about your profile and motivation.



About us.

UCB- Inspired by Patients. Driven by Science. Everything we do starts with a simple question: “How will this create value for people living with severe diseases?” By putting patients at the heart of what we do, our approach – from discovery to development to delivery – is continuously transformed and designed around patient needs and their journey.

With a team of approximately 7,500 employees and operations in more than 40 countries, we are a global biopharmaceutical company investing more than a quarter of our revenue in cutting-edge scientific research. We are focused on addressing chronic, neurological, immunological, and bone diseases.

Curious to know more? Please visit our website www.ucb.com.

UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity and inclusion in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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