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Regulatory Affairs Manager
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Brussels
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description Regulatory Affairs Manager An award-winning global medical device and IVD company is seeking an experienced regulatory affairs specialist who can take the step up into...
Senior Regulatory Affairs Manager
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Stuttgart
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description Global Regulatory Affairs Manager The global leader in high-risk cardiovascular implantable devices is looking for senior regulatory affairs manager to provide and implement
CMC Regulatory Affairs Associate (contract)
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Bridgewater
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description CMC Regulatory Affairs Associate (contract) My client is looking to add 3 CMC Regulatory Affairs Associates to the team for a 12-month assignment. The CMC...
Regulatory Affairs Manager
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Bremen
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description Regulatory Affairs Manager In Bremen, a leading dental medical device organisation is seeking an experienced regulatory affairs manager for their production/manufacturing
Global Regulatory Affairs Director
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Copenhagen
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description Global Regulatory Affairs Director An international leader in medical devices is seeking an experienced Global Regulatory Affairs Director for their site in Copenhagen,
Regulatory Affairs Specialist
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Bonn
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description Regulatory Affairs Specialist A global leading manufacturer of medical devices and hygiene products is seeking a Regulatory Affairs Specialist, required for in Bonn, Germany.
Regulatory Affairs Manager
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Tuttlingen
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description Regulatory Affairs Manager A global leading manufacturer for Medical devices is seeking for a Regulatory Affairs Manager, required for in Tuttlingen, Germany. The Regulatory
Senior Regulatory Affairs Manager-CMC
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: San Francisco
  • Salary: $140000 - $160000 per annum
  • Description A development phase biopharmaceutical company is experiencing rapid growth and is looking for a Senior Regulatory Affairs Manager-CMC in a brand new role! Position Summary:
Senior Manager Regulatory Affairs
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Danvers
  • Salary: $130000 - $150000 per annum
  • Description We have partnered with an innovative global medical device company that is the manufacturer of medical implant devices This company is looking to bring on...

Regulatory Affairs specialists are responsible for monitoring internal practices, developing internal regulatory policies to ensure that an organization’s operations are compliant with government regulations, and coordinating with various regulatory agencies. This role can often be found in sectors such a medicine, pharmaceuticals, and food production, given the need to adhere to strict health and safety regulations within these industries.

Regulatory Affairs Employment Outlook and Salary  
In the United States, the average salary for a Regulatory Affairs Director is $130,959, with a range of $85,706 - $206,598 per annum. In the UK, the average salary is £80,513, with a range of £62,284 - £137,925 per annum.  Salaries vary based upon skills, educational background, industry knowledge and experience.

Regulatory professionals with clinical training are currently in high demand, with a shortage of qualified candidates for more senior positions. 

Typical Job Description
Regulatory Affairs professionals act as a link between regulatory bodies and companies, overseeing a product as it obtains government regulatory approval, and developing various procedures to ensure proper regulatory compliance within an organization. This role is usually found in highly regulated sectors, such as pharmaceuticals, medical device manufacturers, energy and banking.

The role will likely include:

  • Plan, oversee, and undertake regulatory inspections and product trials 
  • Offer relevant advice on company practices, policies and systems 
  • Analyze trial data through a range of specialist software
  • Keep up to date with developments in legislation and regulatory guidelines
  • Advise on regulations affecting both research and production
  • Negotiate and liaise with regulatory authorities
  • Gather, organize, evaluate, collate and manage key information
  • Ensure that quality standards are continually met

Key Skills & Qualifications  
Regulatory Affairs Directors must possess strong managerial skills and should have strong knowledge of all rules and regulations relevant to the industry, remaining up to date on any regulatory developments as well as keeping ahead of trends within the industry. 
A bachelor's or master’s degree in business or in a relevant field as well as experience in a regulatory capacity are required and many directors of regulatory affairs also hold a higher degree or qualification in addition to these. 

Some key job skills are:

  • Natural ability to solve complex problems, reviewing related information in order to evaluate options and implement solutions
  • Critical thinking skills, with the ability to use reasoning and logic to inform critical decisions 
  • Excellent judgment alongside strong teaching and negotiation skills  
  • Ability to measure a system’s performance and take appropriate actions to correct or improve performance when necessary