Regulatory Affairs Specialist (Medical devices)
Location: Dover, OH
6 Months contract
Job Description: Job Summary
Responsible for assisting the team with regulatory filings as necessary to market Client products. This is an experienced level position, providing training towards full competency in Regulatory Affairs (RA). This position requires an intermediate understanding of Client products and their use as well as an understanding of the regulatory admissions process. Works under minimum supervision.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Ø Contributes to the FDA regulatory submission process; may aid in authoring and/or publishing electronic submissions
Ø Leader in the development of dossiers for registration of products in countries outside the US; including authoring and/or publishing electronic submissions
Ø Provides regulatory direction to development project teams as a core team member; develops regulatory strategy for new products
Ø Evaluate risk of proposed regulatory strategies; may offer solutions
Ø Reviews proposed labeling for compliance with applicable US and international regulations
Ø Writes/manages the development of package inserts.
Ø Reviews and evaluates promotion and advertising material for compliance with applicable regulations
Ø Reviews proposed product changes for impact on regulatory status of the product
Expected Areas of Competence (i.e. KSAs)
Ø Demonstrated strong writing and communication skills § Strong attention to detail, ability to multi-task
Ø Knowledge of overall business environment, the orthopaedic industry and the marketplace
Ø Ability to learn and stay abreast of regulations pertinent to medical devices, biologics, drugs and combination products
Ø Ability to function well as a member of the team and build relationships between RA and other areas of the organization
Ø Able to identify risk in Regulatory strategies § Knowledge of FDA regulations (including labeling regulations) and regulations outside the US preferred § Basic computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite
Education/ Experience Requirements
Ø US Bachelor’s Degree in life sciences, technical (engineering) or related field (or non-US equivalent).
Ø Two to four years experience in Regulatory Affairs o Advanced experience in the areas that may include preparation of dossiers for product registrations outside the US; preparation of submissions to the FDA strongly preferred § Regulatory Affairs Certification (US or EU) preferred § A combination of education and experience may be considered