Head of Risk Management & Industry Intelligence

Basel, Basel-Town

Job ID: 2537697326

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The Position

As the Head of Risk Management & Industry Intelligence within PDQA, you will be responsible for the development and implementation of the risk management strategy, methodology, and process for Medical Compliance.  In this role you will set the strategic vision for medical compliance risk management and is in-charge of delivering that strategy to Roche. You will also be responsible for developing and governing a regulatory intelligence program to support the Risk Management Strategy to ensure that information/data are collected and analyzed through established networks with internal functions and external stakeholders such as regulatory authorities and industry collaboration groups.  You will contribute to the overall development and delivery of the PDQ Quality Strategy.

Main responsibilities:

  • Develops, drives and delivers Risk Management Strategy for Medical Compliance with responsibility for the leadership and innovation necessary to identify, evaluate, mitigate adn monitor Roche Medical Compliance risks.
  • Enhances and maintains enterprise Medical Compliance Risk Management methodology and tools, including best practices and leads the organization through medical compliance risk management maturity model.
  • In partnership with Group Risk Advisory (GRA) reports enterprise level medical compliance risks to Roche Executive Leadership team and the board. 
  • Builds framework to deliver and implements effective Industry Intelligence in collaboration with other functions  involved in collection of regulatory and business intelligence as needed to ensure effective monitoring of changes and scanning of current regulatory environment for opportunities and ensuring that mechanisms exists to disseminate the new/updated information and to assess its impact.
  • Supports PDQ/PDQA Strategy to incorporate risk management methodology and principals into process and pipeline

Who You Are

We are looking for a professional with University degree and experience in pharmaceutical industry with at least 10 years relevant experience within Risk Management space, developing risk management strategies and methodologies

You will bring:

  • Demonstrated capability in implementing and using known risk management methodologies and strong project management skills.
  • Ability to identify and evaluate impact of new/emerging compliance information and trends with demonstrated excellent analytical, strategic-thinking, and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to facilitate, lead and influence effective strategic planning interactions and discussions within cross-functional teams.
  • Passion to innovate and look for new ways of doing things.
  • Ideally, you would have had experience in GxP Quality Management/Quality Assurance functions and you would have led large process improvement initiatives.


This position will require up to 20% travel

Who We Are

A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.

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