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Director, Medical and Digital Governance


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Medical and Clinical



On-Site or Remote

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Competitive salary and benefits

About the Role

*Job description* *Site Name:* UK - London - Brentford *Posted Date:* Jan 29 2024 *Director, Medical and Digital Governance * This role will drive GSK’s efforts in the digital ABPI Code governance space, driving capabilities, being a key member of the digital facilitation forum as well as being the representative in external cross country collaborations with regards to the digital framework relating to the ABPI code. This role will include critical problem solving and leadership/mentoring of signatories. Annual Report 2021 Key Responsibilities - Provide expert advice & support to GSK UK LOC on ABPI code related activities. - Medical lead for digital infrastructure and governance - lead and develop the UK Digital Governance Framework in collaboration with commercial lead - Develop capabilities across medical, through training, mentoring programs and shared learning for medical signatories in training, final medical signatories and other medical affairs staff across UK LOC - Coordinate and provide expert input to responses to PMCPA complaints - Lead on lessons from PMCPA cases by driving dissemination of learning from case precedents among signatories and medical affairs teams - Lead GSK’s input /responses to ABPI initiatives both internal and external - Management monitoring of APBI Code and GSK process adherence of Content Lab jobs - Leadership and resolution of any CAPAs relating to copy approval, Patient and Scientific Engagement, and identification of key themes to inform future development of training programmes - Responsible for third party copy approval supplier services - Lead on non-clinical audits/inspections (e.g. Independent Business Monitoring, Audit & Assurance, PMCPA) - Provide expert insight into and support writing of medical SOPs and Guidance Documents (GUIs), as well as commercial SOPs and GUIs where appropriate - Ensure appropriate training on the medical and non-promotional SOPs *Closing Date for Applications – [12nd February 2024] (COB)* Please take a copy of the Job Description, as this will not be available post closure of the advert. 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This will help us to understand any modifications we may need to make to support you throughout our selection process.* *Why you?* Qualifications & Skills: *Basic Qualifications:* - A GMC-registered doctor or GPC-registered pharmacist with the right to work in the UK who is an ABPI final signatory - Pharmaceutical industry experience with significant breadth of experience in Medical Affairs and ability to demonstrate extensive experience of ABPI certification and PMCPA code complaint responses. - Good understanding and demonstrable ability to balance medical and commercial imperatives to maximise the benefit to patients who use GSK products, building highly effective relationships and networks - Ability to work in a cross-functional team and network in a complex matrix. - Proactive, self-motivated and self-reliant - Experience of training and/or mentoring other people in the ABPI Code *Why Us?* GSK is a global biopharma company with a special purpose – to unite science, technology and talent to get ahead of disease together – so we can positively impact the health of billions of people and deliver stronger, more sustainable shareholder returns – as an organization where people can thrive. 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