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Head of Regulatory Affairs

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Johannesburg
SalaryR1m – R600k
Job TypePermanent
EducationB.Pharm Degree
Experience15 - 20 Years

Job Description

A multi-national pharmaceutical company is seeking a B.Pharm qualified Head of Regulatory Affairs to start in the new year.


B.Pharm degree or equivalent

15 - 20 Years’ pharmaceutical experience

6 – 8 Years’ regulatory experience

Extensive senior management experience

Strong customer relations and interpersonal skills

Knowledge of pharmaceutical and export countries legislation

Knowledge and experience of Regulatory Affairs in markets in Sub-Saharan Africa will be an advantage

Salary will be negotiable according to experience, qualifications and current salary package


Overseeing the entire RA department for African and Sub-Saharan regions

Direct Line management

Budgeting for operational units

Reviewing operational units

Ensuring effective utilization of RA

Advise on legislative requirements for new and existing products

Customer relations – ensuring internal and external customer satisfaction

Managing the South African team

Extensive liaison with Europe, Africa, Middle East, Australia, Asia etc

Strategic business development



Actively doing regulatory affairs activities for Africa and Sub-Saharan units

Coordinate between all units

Reporting directly to Head of Executive for Group RA

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 571 7307 or alternatively call on 021 551 8638.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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