Sanofi Vacancies South Africa 2022 – Global Safety Officer Oncology

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In this role, you provide medical input on the safety evaluation of established drugs and drugs under development. This will contribute to innovative new therapies in Oncology which will directly improve the life of patients.


  • Maintain knowledge of product, product environment, and recent literature
  • Provide PV and risk management expertise to internal and external customers
  • Maintain PV expertise, and understanding of international safety regulations and guidelines
  • Support due diligence activities and pharmacovigilance agreements
  • Lead cross functional Safety Management Teams (SMTs) and GPE internal Safety Analysis Teams (SATs)
  • Safety expert for product
  • Provide strategic and proactive safety input into development plans


  • Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills are required
  • Excellent clinical judgment
  • Demonstrates leadership within cross-functional team environment
  • Ability to communicate complex clinical issues and analysis orally and in writing
  • Demonstrates initiative and capacity to work under pressure
  • Capability to synthesize and critically analyze data from multiple sources
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)
  • Able to develop and document sound risk assessment


  • For MD, Board Certified/Board eligible, or equivalent, is preferred
  • D. Degree or equivalent
  • For M.D., minimum 3 years of total experience in international pharmacovigilance, or equivalent relevant industry experience (e.g. clinical development) with relevant clinical experience considered.
  • Exceptionally, candidates may be considered if they have proven excellence in a similar prior position, even if they have less than 3 years international PV experience


Company: Sanofi

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Municipality, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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