Open position for Pharmacovigilance Specialist

2023-02-07 15:18

Biocodex is a global pharmaceutical company that operates in more than 120 countries. The ambition of the company is to lead the way in the microbiota realm. Biocodex Microbiota Institute produces high quality information on microbiota to our stakeholders worldwide. Biocodex is also supporting microbiota research initiatives globally and locally. Our leading probiotic brands are Precosa and Alflorex. Beside its probiotic drug roots Biocodex has portfolios in numerous other therapeutic areas. Biocodex global turnover is over EUR 400 million.

Biocodex Nordics group operates in Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Since the 1960s, the company has a strong track record in Hospital, Primary care and Consumer products.

The Biocodex Nordics Pharmaceutical and Medical Services (Phame) team provides a comprehensive range of pharmaceutical and medical services to more than 120 companies in the Nordics. There are over 20 specialists in our Phame team working mainly in Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.

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We are looking for Pharmacovigilance Specialist to our Phame team in Espoo, Finland for various assignments. You will be part of a highly skilled international team operating in the Nordics and Baltics.

Key responsibilities

Your main tasks include a variety of Pharmacovigilance related activities in the Nordics, such as

  • Acting as Deputy of the Qualified person of pharmacovigilance (DQPPV) and local safety contact for customer companies
  • Establishment, maintenance and development of pharmacovigilance (medicines) and vigilance (medical devices) systems
  • Medical writing: compiling and maintaining required pharmacovigilance documentation
  • Case management: processing of product safety information, including electronical reprocessing
  • Using pharmacovigilance databases for registration and maintenance of data
  • Literature surveillance and review
  • Coordinating additional risk minimization (RMM) implementation activities
  • Communication with clients and authorities

You will be working with our company’s internal and external stakeholders. We will provide introduction training for these activities and you will get full support from your colleagues in our team.

About you

You have a life-science or health related education. Previous work experience in similar tasks is an advantage.

You have a customer focused mindset and a dynamic attitude, and you are committed to continuously develop your competence. You are not afraid of changing situations or working independently. Your quality-orientated mindset is profound, and your approach to work is proactive and cooperative. You demonstrate effective structuring and organizing skills. Your Microsoft Office -skills are good and you express yourself well in Finnish and English. Proficiency in other Nordic languages is an asset.


Please send your application with salary expectation by February 20th 2023 to:

We will handle your application immediately upon receiving it, and we will hire as soon as possible; be fast!

For more information, please contact Hanna-Maija Koponen-Piironen, Director of Pharmaceutical and Medical services, Phame: +358 50 5391880