Regulatory

Regulatory

Home to some of the world's most important international health institutions, as well as two of its largest pharmaceutical companies in Novartis and Roche, and with a number one ranking globally in terms of ease of doing business and innovation; Switzerland can truly lay claim to be a healthcare and life sciences powerhouse. Despite some of the highest operating costs of any country in the world, an increasing number of pharma companies are choosing to base their European and EMEA headquarters in Switzerland.

Regulatory affairs plays a crucial role in the pharmaceutical industry and is involved in all stages of drug development and also after drug approval and marketing. At any time, there are more than 300,000 clinical studies happening around the world. The process for bringing new pharmaceuticals to the market is prolonged due to regulation placed on the drugs sector to protect public safety. State regulations in Switzerland can lead to high administrative costs or preclude market access. However, at the same time, regulations can also promote competition and economy-friendly structures.

Under the Swiss regulatory approach, the drugs approvals process is quick and simple. Typically, it takes around 11 months to obtain a license from the country's medicines agency, Swissmedic, one of the fastest turnaround times in the world. Swissmedic is the national authorisation and supervisory authority for drugs and medical products. The agency ensures that only high-quality, safe and effective medical products are available in Switzerland, thus making an important contribution to the protection of human and animal health.

Our Zurich based consultants are specialists in their markets, recruiting top talent for the regulatory jobs market throughout Switzerland and Europe.

Regulatory Jobs

Associate Director, Global Regulatory Affairs Labeling
Negotiable, Wilmington

Associate Director, Global Regulatory Affairs Labeling Company Summary: My client, a growing glob...

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Regulatory Affairs Sr. Manager / Director
Negotiable, Beverly

Regulatory Affairs Senior Manager-Director Company Summary: My client is a growing leader in deve...

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Senior Director Regulatory Affairs
Negotiable, California

Summary: Our client, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company based in California, is seeking a...

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Regulatory Affairs Manager
Negotiable, Karlsruhe

As a Regulatory Affairs Manager (m/f/d) you'll take ownership of all Regulatory topics in a very ...

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Head of Regulatory Affairs
Negotiable, Olten

Head of Regulatory Affairs (m / f / d) Combination Products As a Head of Regulatory Affairs (m/f/...

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Team Lead Regulatory Affairs
Negotiable, Berlin

As a Team Lead Regulatory Affairs (m/f/d) you'll take ownership of all Regulatory topics in a ver...

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Regulatory Affairs Manager
Negotiable, Baden-Württemberg

The company offers a unique opportunity to combine scientific excellence with commercial success ...

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Senior Manager/Manager Regulatory Operations
Negotiable, Boston

We are currently seeking a Senior Manager/Manager Regulatory Operations for a client in the Biote...

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Senior Director, Regulatory Affairs CMC - Biologics
Negotiable, Philadelphia

Our client, a top pharmaceutical company with an innovative approach to medicine and patient care...

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