AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP Drug Safety Specialist in Istanbul, Turkey


  • For permanent employees, having minimum 1 year of AZ experience

  • Last year’s Performance Appraisal results must be minimum ‘‘3”

  • Minimum 1 year of Drug Safety Management experience

  • Excellent command of written and spoken English

  • Pharmacy degree from a reputable university

  • Good knowledge of the relevant pharmacovigilance regulations and guidelines

  • Ability to present and share useful business information across departments and functions.

  • Advanced ability to have attention to details and to prioritize and handle multiple tasks within strict time frames.

  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written

  • Advanced knowledge in MS Office applications

  • No military obligation for male candidates

Job Description:

  • Ensure that local processes, procedures and systems are in place for recording, processing, conducting follow up of pharmaco-vigilance activities

  • File and input data to globally used systems, management and coordination of related systems,

  • Prepare, update and implement the standard pharmaco-vigilance working methods and completion of necessary trainings about monitoring and evaluating adverse events concerning the safety of all the products reaching the employees

  • Collect information about the risks and safety of products; record, archive, update and evaluate the information in the product registration files,

  • Cooperate and coordinate with the Ministry of Health, answer the claims promptly and fully

  • Provide the Periodic Safety Update Reports including the post – regulatory safety studies along with all the information required by the Ministry of Health