Adverse Event Specialist

Merck & Co., Inc. West Point , PA 19486

Posted 11 months ago

Requisition ID: QUA008810

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 Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that's committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.

Responsible for executing Product Quality Complaint policy and guidance to assure MMD product quality complaint management processes are in compliance with worldwide regulatory expectations. Responsible for Adverse Event Quality Investigation reporting. Provides knowledge and expertise on processes and systems for complaint-handling on an on-going basis to enhance existing processes.

Qualifications

Education Minimum Requirement:

  • BS, BA or MS in Life Science Field, Engineering Field or a related relevant discipline.
Required Experience and

Skills:
  • Minimum of 3+ years experience within the pharmaceutical industry. Requires established ability to manage time with competing priorities.

    Excellent problem solving skills, based on science, facts, data and understanding of regulatory requirements. Ability to persuade others to solve straightforward problems. Strong demonstrated interpersonal, communication, collaboration and leadership skills; and ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.
Preferred Experience and

Skills:
  • Strong preference for previous quality / compliance experience, and previous complaint and/or pharmacovigilance experience.

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 assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to 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.

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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

EEOC Poster

EEOC GINA Supplement

OFCCP EEO Supplement

Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran proudly embracing diversity in all of it's manifestations.

Job: Qual Assurance & Ops Generic

Other Locations:

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: No

Number of Openings: 1

Shift (if applicable):

Hazardous Materials: No

Company Trade Name: Merck

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia



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