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Open position -Medical Products Agency, Sweden

From: Hansson Emma <Emma.Hansson>
Date: Tue, 6 Oct 2015 18:42:04 +0000

Dear All,

The Medical Products Agency in Sweden has an open position for a pharmacome=
trician at the department for licensing.

Job Summary

Your main task will be scientific evaluation of population PK and PK/PD ana=
lyses submitted as part of marketing authorization applications of human me=
dicines. Also, scientific advice concerning the development of medicinal p=
roducts and evaluation for approval of clinical trials is included in the w=
ork. The work is largely independent but also involves collaboration with c=
olleagues in different areas of expertise at the agency as well as at other=
 authorities in the EU.

You have strong theoretical understanding and demonstrated application of p=
opulation PK and PK/PD principles and hold a higher degree in pharmaceutica=
l science or equivalent. Experience in drug development and/or regulatory p=
rocesses is advantageous. Good written and verbal communication skills in E=
nglish and Swedish (or with an intention to learn) are important and the da=
ily work requires that you are familiar with the use of computers.

We expect that you have the ability to critically analyze scientific inform=
ation and make sound judgments on its value. You should have the ability to=
 work independently and with a high degree of responsibility for planning o=
f tasks to meet agreed deadlines and expectations. Interpersonal skills to =
facilitate team-working is of importance.

How to Apply

For further information regarding the position and to submit your applicati=
on please visit or contact pharmacom=
etrician emma.hansson

The Medical Products Agency is the Swedish national authority responsible f=
or regulation and surveillance of the development, manufacturing and sale o=
f drugs and other medicinal products. Our task is to ensure that both the i=
ndividual patient and healthcare professionals have access to safe and effe=
ctive medicinal products and that these are used in a rational and cost-eff=
ective manner.

The Swedish Medical Products Agency is one of the leading regulatory author=
ities in the EU. Together with these other EU authorities, we work to progr=
ess and develop the control of medicines within Europe.

The Medical Products Agency is a government body under the aegis of the Min=
istry of Health and Social Affairs. Its operations are largely financed thr=
ough fees. Approximately 750 people work at the agency; most are pharmacist=
s and doctors.

Received on Tue Oct 06 2015 - 14:42:04 EDT

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