JUMP TO CONTENT

Drug Safety Associate

  1. Chennai
JR100242
  1. Drug Safety
  2. ICON Full Service & Corporate Support
  3. Hybrid: Office/Remote

About the role

This vacancy has now expired. Please see similar roles below...

At ICON, it’s our people that set us apart. Our diverse teams enable us to become a better partner to our customers and help us to fulfil our mission to advance and improve patients’ lives.

Our ‘Own It’ culture is driven by four key values that bring us together as individuals and set us apart as an organisation: Accountability & Delivery, Collaboration, Partnership and Integrity. We want to be the Clinical Research Organisation that delivers excellence to our clients and to patients at every touch-point. In short, to be the partner of choice in drug development.

That’s our vision. We’re driven by it. And we need talented people who share it.
If you’re as driven as we are, join us. You’ll be working in a dynamic and supportive environment, with some of the brightest and the friendliest people in the sector, and you’ll be helping shape an industry.

The role:
• As a DSA, you will be expected to perform case processing for serious adverse events, serious and non-serious adverse drug reactions and other medically-related project information such as adverse events of special interest and clinical endpoints.
• Provide input and review relevant safety tracking systems for accuracy and quality and assist with maintaining project files.
• Serve as a resource for investigational sites and ICON personnel on safety-related issues.
• Assist with generation of study specific procedures and with identifying out of scope activities in conjunction with the MSS Functional Lead.

You will need:
• The successful candidate will have relevant clinical research/pharmaceutical industry experience, preferably in pharmacovigilance/drug safety, with knowledge of medical terminology and coding systems.
• Must be fluent in written and verbal English with good communication skills and basic computer skills. Detail orientated and capable of working effectively within a team environment.
• Medical/science background (nursing preferred) and/or bachelor’s degree or local equivalent.

The candidate must have safety reporting experie

Benefits of Working in ICON:
Our success depends on the quality of our people. That’s why we’ve made it a priority to build a culture that rewards high performance and nurtures talent.

We offer very competitive salary packages. And to keep them competitive, we regularly benchmark them against our competitors. Our annual bonuses reflect delivery of performance goals – both ours and yours.
We also provide a range of health-related benefits to employees and their families and offer competitive retirement plans – and related benefits such as life assurance – so you can save and plan with confidence for the years ahead.
But beyond the competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, you’ll benefit from an environment where you are encouraged to fulfil your sense of purpose and drive lasting change.

ICON is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know through the form below.

List #1

Day in the life

A picture of a pipette next to some drugs
What does a Drug Safety Associate (DSA) do?

Teaser label

Inside ICON

Content type

Blogs

Publish date

09/29/2022

Summary

A Drug Safety Associate is responsible for assessing the safety of pharmaceuticals drugs once they’re on the market. Using standardised guidelines, they determine whether the medication causes any adv

Teaser label

A Drug Safety Associate is responsible for assessing the safety of pharmaceuticals drugs once they’re on the market.

Read more
View all

Who we are

Press play to find out more

Similar jobs at ICON

Senior Pharmacovigilance Associate

Salary

Location

Mexico

Department

Regulatory, Drug Safety/ Quality Assurance & Other roles

Location

Mexico

Remote Working

Remote

Business Area

ICON Strategic Solutions

Job Categories

Drug Safety

Job Type

Permanent

Description

As a Senior Pharmacovigilance Assoiate  you will be joining the world’s largest & most comprehensive clinical research organisation, powered by healthcare intelligence.

Reference

2024-110455

Expiry date

01/01/0001

Rita Villavicencio Read more Shortlist Save this role
Senior Pharmacovigilance Associate

Salary

Location

Bulgaria, Sofia

Location

Sofia

Remote Working

Hybrid: Office/Remote

Business Area

ICON Full Service & Corporate Support

Job Categories

Drug Safety

Job Type

Permanent

Description

At ICON, it’s our people that set us apart. Our diverse teams enable us to become a better partner to our customers and help us to fulfil our mission to advance and improve patients’ lives. Our ‘Own I

Reference

JR118418

Expiry date

01/01/0001

Fiona Cunliffe Read more Shortlist Save this role
Pharmacovigilance Project Manager

Salary

Location

Poland, Warsaw

Location

Sofia

Warsaw

Remote Working

Hybrid: Office/Remote

Business Area

ICON Full Service & Corporate Support

Job Categories

Drug Safety

Job Type

Permanent

Description

ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotech

Reference

JR116887

Expiry date

01/01/0001

Fiona Cunliffe Read more Shortlist Save this role
Senior Medical Coding Specialist

Salary

Location

Manila

Department

Regulatory, Drug Safety/ Quality Assurance & Other roles

Location

Manila

Remote Working

Remote

Business Area

ICON Strategic Solutions

Job Categories

Drug Safety

Job Type

Permanent

Description

As a Senior Medical Coding Specialist you will be joining the world’s largest & most comprehensive clinical research organisation, powered by healthcare intelligenge. You will be partnering with a glo

Reference

2024-110426

Expiry date

01/01/0001

Sitti Lim

Author

Sitti Lim
Sitti Lim

Author

Sitti Lim
Read more Shortlist Save this role
Pharmacovigilance Assistant I

Salary

Location

Mexico, Mexico City

Location

Mexico City

Remote Working

Office Based

Business Area

ICON Full Service & Corporate Support

Job Categories

Drug Safety

Job Type

Permanent

Description

ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organization. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotech

Reference

JR119371

Expiry date

01/01/0001

Florencia Pistolesi Read more Shortlist Save this role
Senior Pharmacovigilance Reporting Associate

Salary

Location

India, Chennai

Location

Chennai

Trivandrum

Remote Working

Hybrid: Office/Remote

Business Area

ICON Full Service & Corporate Support

Job Categories

Drug Safety

Job Type

Permanent

Description

At ICON, it’s our people that set us apart. Our diverse teams enable us to become a better partner to our customers and help us to fulfil our mission to advance and improve patients’ lives. Our ‘Own I

Reference

JR116190

Expiry date

01/01/0001

Archana Bakkiyarajan Read more Shortlist Save this role

Browse popular job categories below or search all jobs above