Literature Specialist II


Job title: Literature Specialist II

Company: GlaxoSmithKline

Job description: Job Description : Site Name: Bengaluru Luxor North Tower Posted Date: May 31 2022 Ready to help shape the future of healthcare? At GSK, we have already delivered unprecedented change over the past four years, improving R&D, becoming a leader in Cons

Job Description : Site Name: Bengaluru Luxor North Tower Posted Date: May 31 2022 Ready to help shape the future of healthcare At GSK, we have already delivered unprecedented change over the past four years, improving R&D, becoming a leader in Consumer Healthcare, strengthening our leadership, and transforming our commercial execution. Now, we’re making the most significant changes we’ve made to our business in over 20 years. We’re on track to separate and create two new companies in 2022: New GSK with a leading portfolio of vaccines and specialty medicines as well as R&D based on immune system and genetics science and a new world-leading consumer healthcare company of loved and trusted brands. With new ambition comes new purpose. For New GSK, this is to unite science, talent, and technology to get ahead of disease together – all with the clear ambition of delivering human health impact stronger and more sustainable shareholder returns and as a new GSK where outstanding people thrive. Getting ahead means preventing disease as well as treating it. How we do all this is through our people and our culture. A culture that is ambitious for patients – so we deliver what matters better and faster accountable for impact – with clear ownership of goals and support to succeed and where we do the right thing. So, if you’re ready to improve the lives of billions, join us at this exciting moment in our journey. Join our challenge to get Ahead Together. Job Purpose and Key Responsibilities: Provide support for Central Safety Department (CSD) literature screening activities for both ICSR and signal detection purposes in accordance with their procedures and regulatory requirements. Support SERM product specialists by identifying articles of interest for relevant safety information from screened publications for all of GSK’s product portfolio. Perform PV literature surveillance activities according to appropriate regulations and agreed processes Ensure timely production of key deliverables including but not limited to: Screening and review of literature search results (articles/abstracts/citations) for purposes of ICSR identification Triaging literature search results for potential articles of interest with relevant safety information concerning both GSK marketed and GSK products in development, for signal detection/periodic reporting purposes using defined algorithms and criteria. Maintaining and documenting up-to-date product knowledge to aid in literature review Possess working knowledge of the maintenance of product knowledge and Master drug list. Demonstrate working knowledge in quality checks for literature articles triaged by team members. Accountability: Breadth/Scope of Accountability Complexity (this is best illustrated for this role by the behaviors needed to perform effectively): Decision Making: Developing confidence in making challenging decisions. Makes decisions based on facts, common sense, previous experience weigh up the pros and cons and be able to explain the reasoning behind decisions. Understands and can articulate decision making process. Embracing Change/Innovation: Recognises the need for new or modified approaches and and participates them actively to ensure that the team objectives are met. Teamwork: Works effectively with others to achieve business goals and objectives. Bridges personal, business and cultural differences to work effectively in team settings. Customer Focus: Understands their (internal and external) customer’s business. Communication: Has effective communications with internal and external audiences, tailoring information appropriately. Responds with confidence to more complex questions using sound judgment. Translates complex science into simple messages that resonate. Competencies: Minimum level of job-related experience required: 2 to 7 years of relevant industry experience Pharmaceutical industry experience (e.g. drug safety (desired), regulatory, clinical development, medical affairs Working knowledge of key pharmacovigilance regulations and methodologies Good English language skills – written and verbal particularly in scientific/medical terminology Ability to evaluate data and draw conclusions with minimum dependence on senior team members High attention to detail. Good interpersonal, presentation and communication skills. Service-oriented attitude and ability to be a team player and interact effectively with all levels of personnel in an interdisciplinary and matrix environment. Ability to implement new processes and quality initiatives Computer proficiency, IT skills, the expertise and ability to work with web-based applications Good level of flexibility and ability to prioritize work Education: Minimum level of education: Bachelor’s Degree – Life sciences (Biology, chemistry, pharmacy, medicine or other relevant scientific discipline) Preferred level of education: Pharmacy, Medical or pharmacology degrees At GSK we value diversity (Gender, LGBTQ +, PwD etc.) and treat all candidates equally. We aim to create an inclusive workplace where all employees feel engaged, supportive of one another, and know their work makes an important contribution. .LI-GSK Our goal is to be one of the world’s most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. We believe that we all bring something unique to GSK and when we combine our knowledge, experiences and styles together, the impact is incredible. 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Location: Bangalore, Karnataka

Job date: Fri, 03 Jun 2022 22:49:50 GMT

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