Technician, Global Clinical Supply Outsourcing


Ferring Pharmaceuticals




Ferring Pharmaceuticals is a global pharmaceutical company developing new groundbreaking medicine that can enhance the quality of life for people. Ferring is working within the therapeutic areas: Reproductive Health (Obstetrics, Gynaecology & Infertility), Gastroenterology, Urology and Endocrinology. The development organization of Ferring, Ferring International PharmaScience Center (IPC), is located in a spectacular building in Orestad, Copenhagen and has approximately 500 employees from 40 countries. To sustain the effort of developing new medicine, we reward talent with influence. In return, we expect our employees to be ambitious and innovative. To learn more about Ferring, please visit www.ferring.dk, www.ferring.com and www.whatsitliketoworkat.com/ferring

Ferring is offering an interesting position as Technician in the IMP department which is part of Global Pharmaceutical R&D. The department consisting of around 12 engaged employees is responsible for clinical trial supply, packaging and distribution on a global level. The IMP department is divided into two teams; one
ensures internal packing and distribution activities to trial supplies, while the other ensures the outsourced packing and distribution activities to trial supplies. Both teams consist of IMP Technicians, IMP Coordinators and an IMP Associate Director.

The position as IMP Technician, Global Clinical Supply Outsourcing is responsible for
the packing and distribution activities related to outsourced packaged trial supplies, all in time and in compliance with regulations and to ensure coherence and flow within the outsourced packaging by CMO´s. The position reports to IMP Associate Director.

The essential responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Packaging related tasks in outsources trials e.g.: planning; operational contact and corporation       with CMO´s; setup and monitor packaging tasks at CMO´s including preparation and print of           labels; reference / retention samples; prepare, setup and monitor distribution including returns         and destruction with CMO´s; archiving

• Study related tasks throughout the full duration of allocated studies including collaboration with       relevant internal and external parties

• Securing availability of trial supplies and packaging materials on a trial level (including                     purchasing, internal ordering and shipment to CMO´s)

• Drafting and reviewing quality agreement appendices (ESTAs) for packaging and distribution          tasks at CMO´s

• Creating, controlling and approving relevant documents concerning daily tasks e.g. deviation            handling

• Reviewing, updating and creating of relevant SOPs and documents

• Support and backup for internal trial packaging tasks

• Working according to GMP, GDP, SOPs and internal safety regulations; and keeping updated         with relevant regulations and scientific GMP knowledge within the area

You hold a B.sc. or equivalent within laboratory work. You have solid experience in pharmaceutical industry and profound knowledge of pharmaceutical and clinical development, including excellent understanding of GMP requirements for IMP´s and compliance. In addition you have hands on experience in packaging for clinical trials.

At the same time, you are a team player within a share responsibility frame, interpersonally savvy and flexible towards a changing environment. You contribute proactively to continuous improvements. You excel in planning, process management and have a drive for results. In addition you work well in a cross-cultural setting and have a keen customer focus. Finally, you are fluent in English.

Ferring Offers

An interesting IMP Technician position which entails a great deal of freedom and responsibility. On top of base salary, the position includes 12% company paid pension and bonus.

Additional Information

The search process is conducted in collaboration with Focus Recruitment. In case of interest in or questions regarding the position, please contact Partner, Steffen Marstrand on +45 5051 9215 / sma@focus-recruitment.dk

Ferring Pharmaceuticals A/S considers diversity a strength, and therefore encourage everybody, irrespective of age, gender, religion or ethnic origin to apply for this position.

Focus Recruitment
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