Medical Registration Officer

Medical Registration Officer (4 Months Contract)
Phaki Personnel Management Services
Pretoria, Gauteng


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.


  • 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.