Accenture

Associate Manager-Pharmaceuticals Processes

Accenture

July 22, 2021

Job Description
Skill required: Pharmacovigilance - Medical Affairs
Designation: Management Level - Associate Manager
Job Location: Bengaluru
Qualifications: Bachelor of Pharmacy
Years of Experience: 10-14 years
About Accenture Operations
In today's business environment, growth isn't just about building value-it's fundamental to long-term business survival. So how do organizations sustain themselves? The key is a new operating model-one that's anchored around the customer and propelled by intelligence to deliver exceptional experiences across the enterprise at speed and at scale. You will deliver breakthrough business outcomes for clients-by harnessing talent, data and intelligence to revolutionize their operating models. Operations is one of four services that make up one Accenture -the others are Strategy and Consulting, Interactive and Technology. Visit us at www.accenture.com
What would you do?
You will be aligned with our Pharmaceuticals Processes vertical and help us with the processes to collect, monitor, research, assess and evaluate information on the adverse effects of medication with a view to identifying new information about hazards associated with medicines and consequently, prevent harm to patients. It also deals with the reviewing and resolving of discrepancies identified by the system or through manual checks as per guidelines. Employees under this span can also be responsible for a number of activities related to the design, development, and maintenance of Clinical Database objects. You will be working as a part of Pharmacovigilance team which designs and maintains a safety database to monitor single case support activities; source distribution for business partners and perform medical literature searches. Responsible for data entry, MedDRA coding, and label assessment of the adverse events in SUSAR cases. If there are issues with the provided information, the scientist is contacted for verification. In Medical Affairs, you will have to design, develop and deliver business solutions related to the medical affairs group of pharmaceutical companies, including thought leadership development, medical publications, education and information, medical grants, advisory boards and advocacy, regulatory review and approval of pharmaceutical drugs and perform publishing and quality control tasks on submission components. What are we looking for?
We are looking for individuals who have the following skillset:
  • Japanese
  • Pharma ERP
  • Pharmaceutical Drug Safety Surveillance
  • Ability to establish strong client relationship
  • Ability to handle disputes
  • Ability to manage multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to meet deadlines
It would be a value add if you are proficient in:
  • Pharmacy Benefit Management
Roles and Responsibilities
  • In this role, you need to analyze and solve moderately complex problems
  • You will typically be creating new solutions, leveraging and, where needed, adapting existing methods and procedures
  • The role requires a clear understanding of the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals
  • You will need to hold monthly meaningful conversations with team members to discuss performance, coaching and feedback, training needs, and career discussions
  • You will need to monitor & drive team performance, including throughput and quality as per defined metrics
  • Your primary upward interaction is with a direct supervisor or team leads
  • You will generally interact with peers and/or management levels with clients or internal stakeholders
  • You will be provided with minimal guidance when determining methods and procedures on new assignments
  • Decisions that you make often impact the team in which they reside and occasionally impact other teams
  • You would be managing medium-small sized teams and/or work efforts at a client or within Accenture.
  • Please note this role may require you to work in rotational shifts.

Qualifications
Bachelor of Pharmacy