Devices Clinical Advisor

Recruiter
The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)
Location
South East England
Salary
63000.00 - 75000.00 GBP Annual + + benefits
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
06 Sep 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

With circa 1300 staff based in two main locations and peripatetically across the UK and abroad, we enhance and improve the health of millions of people every day through the effective regulation of medicines and medical devices.

A centre of the agency, the MHRA consists of Vigilance and Risk Management of Medicines (VRMM), Licensing, Devices and Inspection, Enforcement & Standards (IE&S) Divisions. The MHRA is responsible for regulating all medicines and medical devices in the UK by ensuring they work and are acceptably safe. This post is within the Devices Division.

Purpose of the role:

MHRA is an executive agency of the Department of Health. The aim of the agency is to take all reasonable steps to protect the public health and safeguard the interests of patients by ensuring that medicines and medical devices meet all appropriate standards of safety quality and performance and to encourage their safe use. This post is specifically working in the Devices Division, in the Devices Clinical Team.

The aim of this post is to provide a clinical perspective supporting the functions of the Agency and requires close liaison with the European Regulatory Affairs team, Policy division, the Compliance Unit, Devices Technical staff, Communications and Press office.

Person requirements:

Mandatory requirements:

  • Registered medical doctor registered with the (GMC). This includes evidence of appraisal, revalidation and licence to practice.

Qualifications, Licenses and professional memberships:

  • Medical Degree with experience in a relevant medical field.
  • Qualified doctor in the mid-late stages of training.

Experience:

  • Experience in the use of multiple medical devices in a clinical setting.