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Scientific & Laboratory

Job Description

A Senior Regulatory Affair Specialist is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Galway based client. Senior Regulatory Affairs Specialists are directly involved in regulatory activities supporting the global commercialization and sustaining of products on the market in compliance with all regulatory requirements. Please contact Tom Devaney for more information.

Role of this position

  • Directs or performs coordination and preparation of document packages for regulatory submissions.
  • Teams with business unit Regulatory Affair Specialists and international regulatory colleagues to provide regulatory support for new products/therapies and changes to existing products.
  • Work with engineers and technical experts to develop robust regulatory strategies and resolve questions from regulatory agencies.
  • Compiles materials required for submissions, license renewal and annual registrations.
  • Recommends changes for labeling, manufacturing, marketing, and clinical protocol/evaluation reports for regulatory compliance.
  • Recommends strategies for earliest possible approvals of clinical trials applications.
  • Keeps abreast of regulatory procedures and changes.
  • May direct interaction with regulatory agencies on defined matters.
  • Support regulatory compliance activities, including manufacturing site registration & GMP audits as needed.
  • Identify and develop best practices within the Regulatory Affairs department including continuous development initiatives (MOS/COS)


  • Bachelors Degree (Level 8) required
  • Minimum of 4 years of relevant experience, or advanced Degree with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience
  • Experience in Medical Device and/or Pharma is essential
  • Works directly on regulatory files for USA / EU.
  • Experience working directly with FDA, notified bodies in the European Union and International Regulators preferred.
  • Experience working with Class III medical devices
  • Experience with product change control
  • Knowledge of new Medical Device Regulation in European Union.
  • Lead projects/programs on own initiative
  • Proficient with Microsoft applications including, SharePoint, Teams, and knowledge of Adobe Acrobat, Data Management Systems are desirable

Please call Tom Devaney today for further information on 091-758771 or email:
CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence) Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin. By applying for this position, you are consenting to allow CareerWise Recruitment to process and retain your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, contained on our website for the purposes of providing career opportunities. CareerWise Recruitment accepts that you do not wish your personal data, including your CV, to be forwarded to any client company without your prior consent and gives an absolute assurance that this wish will always be respected. Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or wish to withdraw or amend your consent.

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Scientific & Laboratory

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CareerWise Recruitment. EastGate Village, EastGate, Little Island, Cork.

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