Regulatory Affairs Specialist II (Regulatory Publishing)

San Francisco, CA, United States
Apr 05, 2019
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Position Overview

Responsible for supporting the Regulatory Affairs Department across a number of company-sponsored projects.

Primarily responsible for ancillary dossier preparation activities. This job contributes to and supports the company's research and development efforts to create high value therapeutics to address unmet medical needs.

Works on problems of diverse scope in which analysis of data require an evaluation of identifiable factors. Exercises judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Under the direction of senior regulatory affairs staff, assists in the processing, assembly and archiving of regulatory submissions for Company and partner sponsored global regulatory submissions. Locates and obtains supportive information necessary for submissions in accordance with regulations and relevant guidelines. Through formal and one-one training, becomes familiar with the laws, regulations and guidelines governing drug development and approval. Under the direction of senior regulatory affairs staff, maintains regulatory submissions and correspondence for Company sponsored projects, and all Company related sections for partner sponsored projects. Under the direction of senior regulatory affairs staff, provides input on timelines for submissions. Follows general instructions to complete projects. Organizes workday to complete mid-term assignments. Supports other projects as needed, which will include but not be limited to performing research and compiling materials to develop regulatory strategies.

A minimum of a Bachelors degree in a scientific discipline is required. Equivalent experience may be accepted. A minimum of 2 years related industry experience is required. A minimum of 1 year hands-on Regulatory Affairs experience is preferred. Organizational, planning and follow-up skills, as well as word processing skills are required. Must be able to demonstrate a good attention to details and be goal-oriented, and quality conscientious. Strong computer skills in Word, Excel and Adobe Acrobat, with a working knowledge of electronic publishing/file management systems are an asset. Ability to use the Internet for research applications is required. Expected to gain understanding of current US regulatory requirements, guidelines and regulations. Strong oral and written communication skills are required. Must be able to adapt to changing priorities and manage multiple tasks.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Nektar Therapeutics will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in the manner proscribed by the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.