Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-140294-1
  • LocationSydney
  • Salary$60 - $80 per hour
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted28 days ago
  • ConsultantChloe Dye
Chandler Macleod is the leading provider of temporary contractors to the Federal, NSW and local Government and has partnered with these Departments and Agencies for more than 25 years.
At Chandler Macleod our mission is to recruit using the BestFit™ methodology which is tailored to providing the most suitable candidate for every position at every level for every Government Department and Agency.

Chandler Macleod is currently recruiting for an experienced Medical Officer to join a leading Federal Government agency. This is an immediate start with a contract term of 6 months and is based in Sydney.

Role description:
  • Undertake evaluation (critical assessment) of complex submissions of clinical data, e.g. clinical trials, provided by sponsors and provide recommendations to the Delegate on whether to register or amend the registration of prescription medicines
  • Prepare concise written reports detailing the outcome of the evaluation and analysis and detail recommendations in a logical and scientific manner
  • Evaluate product information concerning medicines to determine whether all relevant information is adequately communicated and recommend changes where appropriate
  • Assist the Clinical Evaluation Section Director with other tasks as require
  • Contribute to the provision of high quality medical/clinical advice on regulatory issues to other areas within the agency
  • Participate in and contribute to performance discussions as required or directed by the Manager

To be successful in the role candidate must be able to demonstrate:
  • A degree in medicine and relevant clinical experience
  • Registration as a medical practitioner with the Medical Board of Australia with general or specialist level of registration

Desirable Skills
  • Post graduate tertiary qualifications in a relevant field
  • Fellowship of an Australian medical college, or working towards
  • Work experience in the medical technology or pharmaceutical industries
  • Clinical research experience
  • Familiarity with critical review of clinical research or trial data
  • Academic practice
  • Experience leading and supervising other medical practitioners and professional staff

Please note that to be eligible for this position you must be an Australian Citizen.

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