Assistant Advisor - Product Regluation, Medsafe | Wellington
|Attachments:|| Assistant Advisor JD.docx (Word, 30KB)
|Application Close Date:||22-Jul-2018|
Medsafe is the New Zealand Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Authority responsible for the regulation of therapeutic products in New Zealand. We're looking for an Assistant Advisor to join us in the Product Regulation Branch on a permanent, full-time basis. The Product Regulation Branch is responsible for the pre-market assessment of new and changed medicines.
As the Assistant Advisor, you will provide technical and administrative advice on the processing of new and changed medicine applications to both the Branch and applicants. To be considered for this position, ideally you will have experience in a team administrative environment.
The successful applicant is likely to have the following:
excellent organisational skills and the ability to manage their own workload
excellent attention to detail and a high level of accuracy
ability to adapt to new processes
a high degree of computer literacy
excellent interpersonal skills.
In addition, you will have will exceptional written and oral communication skills, a high and a demonstrated ability to work within a team. Training and support will be offered to the successful candidate.
For further information on this position please contact Alison Cossar, Manager, Product Regulation Branch (firstname.lastname@example.org). A copy of the position can be found on the Ministry of Health Careers Site. To apply for this position provide your current Curriculum Vitae and a covering letter outlining your background and your interest in the role. All applications must be made online.
The Ministry of Health is committed to equal opportunity in all our employment policies and procedures. All staff – regardless of gender, race, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, religious or ethical beliefs, political opinion or union affiliation – have access to equal employment opportunities. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workforce and we are willing to consider flexible working arrangements.
Applications close 22 July 2018.