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Associate Director, Pharmacovigilance Business Partner Relations

Company: Takeda
Location: Somerville
Posted on: June 17, 2022

Job Description:

By clicking the "Apply" button, I understand that my employment application process with Takeda will commence and that the information I provide in my application will be processed in line with Takeda's Privacy Noticeand Terms of Use. I further attest that all information I submit in my employment application is true to the best of my knowledge.Job DescriptionAre you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as an Associate Director, Pharmacovigilance Business Partner Relations in our Cambridge, MA office.Associate Director of PV Business Partner Relations oversees global strategic initiatives and operational aspects of alliance management. Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:Lead at a high-level, PV alliances/partnerships and associated business activities, including agreementsProactively develop and implement process improvement and increased efficiencies for global PVLead and/or significantly contribute to PV due diligence/business development activitiesACCOUNTABILITIES: - Develop and implement a scalable process for managing and tracking safety exchange agreements/documents (PVAs / Safety Data Exchange Agreements / SDEA)Review and provide input on -PVAs and associated -AgreementsCollaborate with the PV Compliance group to address and resolve compliance issues associated with PVAsPartner with key stakeholders to contribute to the development and maintenance of a global PVA templateSupport the local Drug Safety Officers DSOs in -Agreement activities as neededOversee the overall operational aspects of global PV alliancesParticipate in meetings related to partner alliance and cross-program global operations as required.Identify and work to resolve issues in PV alliances/partnerships.Escalate issues in PV alliances to senior management as appropriate.Oversee vendors handling PVA/alliance management activitiesDue Diligence/Alliance ManagementOversee the operational aspects of global PV alliances.Participate in joint company/alliance management meetings as neededWork to resolve issues regarding PV alliancesLead and/or provide strategic contributions to PV due diligence/business development activitiesProduct/company acquisition or licensingDue diligence activities for global PVDue diligence process documentsGeneralEscalate issues/problems to senior management as neededAny other tasks assigned by manager to assist in departmental activitiesEDUCATION, BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS: -Bachelor's required. - Post-graduate degree or equivalent (Masters Degree/MBA) preferredExperience in, but not limited to, developing PV safety agreements, safety team charters, service level experienceExperience in and knowledge of due diligence for company acquisitions and/or licensing partnershipsProduct development including clinical safety experienceAbility to interact effectively with staff of multiple disciplines both within and outside the company both nationally and internationallyDemonstrated ability and experience leading high performing teams internally and cross functionally in a global highly matrixed and collaborative environmentAbility to proactively identify and anticipate risks associated with non-adherence to the regulationsStrong understanding and knowledge of the business areas both internally within the organization and touch points externallyExcellent time management skillsSelf starter and strategic thinkerAble to lead teleconferences and meetingsProject management training and experienceProven ability to create and implement operational efficienciesExcellent oral and written communication skillsStrong relationship management skillsExpertise in clinical research and product safety activities in the pharmaceutical industryAbility to handle confidential information appropriatelyPreferred experience in vendor managementMinimum 8 years of experience in pharmaceutical/biotech industry or a minimum 3 years of experience in pharmacovigilance, clinical research, or alliance management role with advanced degreeTRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:Estimated up to 5 travel times per year, including possible international travel.WHAT TAKEDA CAN OFFER YOU:401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution PlanTuition reimbursementCompany match of charitable contributionsHealth & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screeningsGenerous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation daysCommunity Outreach ProgramsEmpowering Our People to ShineLearn more at is an EEO employer of minorities, women, disabled, protected veterans, and considers qualified applicants with criminal histories in accordance with applicable laws. For more information, visit -No Phone Calls or Recruiters Please.#LI-MT1EEO StatementTakeda is proud in its commitment to creating a diverse workforce and providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, genetic information or characteristics, marital status, status as a Vietnam era veteran, special disabled veteran, or other protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, and any other characteristic protected by law.LocationsMassachusetts - VirtualWorker TypeEmployeeWorker Sub-TypeRegularTime TypeFull time

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