Drug Safety Associate

Drug Safety Associate


Camurus is a Swedish research-based pharmaceutical company committed to developing and commercializing innovative and long-acting medicines for the treatment of severe and chronic conditions, including opioid dependence, pain, cancer, and endocrine disorders. New drug products are based on our proprietary FluidCrystal ® drug delivery technologies with the purpose to deliver improved quality of life, treatment outcomes and resource utilization. The company’s share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm under the ticker “CAMX”. For more information, visit camurus.com. 

At Camurus you will get the opportunity to work with committed colleagues in a team with good atmosphere, where the employees support and care for each other. Camurus is an innovative company that is currently expanding and establishing in new markets. 

We are looking for a Drug Safety Associate who will support daily internal pharmacovigilance activities. If you’re passionate and dedicated, Camurus is an excellent company for you.

Main Responsibilities:

·     Management of individual case safety reports (ICSRs) e.g. monitoring of safety mailbox, perform ICSR download from health authorities including initial assessment and logging of ICSRs and distribution of follow-up questions

·     Support in coordination of local activities

·     Support in preparation of monthly summary of Camurus pharmacovigilance activities

·     Support and perform literature screening (global and local)

·     Support and perform reconciliation

·     Support and perform local regulatory intelligence

·     Support and perform entries in XEVMPD

Candidate profile:

·     Nurse, Pharmacist, or other relevant university degree

·     Preferably more than 2 years’ experience in pharmaceutical/ medical device industry within safety and pharmacovigilance or medical information

·     Clinical safety handling and pharmacovigilance, preferable understanding of pharmacovigilance technical documents and previous experience of using safety databases (e.g. ARISg/LSSMV or Argus), including data extraction from safety databases

·     Open-minded

·     Flexible

·     Detailed oriented

·     Constructive thinking

·     Fluent in oral and written English

·     Experienced user of MS Office package

The role is based at HQ in Lund, Sweden.

Opportunities for you
This is a great time to join a highly dynamic company during a very exciting phase of growth. The position offers an international work environment and corporate culture, with the possibility for individual development and growth. 

Camurus has approximately 175 employees with the head office located in Lund. The corporate culture is driven by innovation, strong collaboration internally and externally, ownership, quality, and passion about realizing our ideas to achieve our patient-centric vision. 

This is an immediate, full-time employment opportunity. The application process is ongoing, so apply with your cv and cover letter as soon as possible. Please note that we do not accept applications by e-mail.

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