Medical Registration Officer

Temporary
Medical Registration Officer (4 Months Contract)
Phaki Personnel Management Services
Pretoria, Gauteng
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Posted 19 August 2021

Job Details

Job Description

We are currently headhunting for Medicine Registration Officers for South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) based in Pretoria.

Requirements

  • 4-year Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree,
  • Registration with SAPC as a Pharmacist and Proven relevant experience.
  • A relevant NQF 9 level qualification in the health sciences will be an added advantage.
  • Grade 2: B Pharm Degree – 8 years (Registration as Pharmacist required).
  • Grade 3: B Pharm degree – 16 years (Registration as a Pharmacist required).
  • A valid driver’s licence.

Description of Tasks

  • Evaluate safety related submissions and responses thereof.
  • Co-ordinate Pharmacovigilance activities and Committee meetings.
  • Supervise administrative staff and attend to queries addressed to the Pharmacovigilance Unit.
  • Provide technical assistance and support to appropriate Advisory Committee/s and SAHPRA generally.
  • Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), related policies and guidelines pertaining to Pharmacovigilance activities.
  • Promote vigilance by collecting, managing and accessing ADR and medication error reports including post-marketing surveillance and research data.
  • Create and promote PV awareness and education amongst reporters regarding the significance/importance of reporting ADRs and the use of the reporting tools.
  • Collaborate with different stakeholders to strengthen PV within the country.
  • Evaluate and communicate vigilance related issues.
  • Perform other functions that may arise from time to time.