Competitive salary and benefits package
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Reporting directly to Compliance Assurance China Lead and responsible for China market. The main responsibility of the role is to act as an independent evaluator of how our controls are functioning to identify what works and what does not. The role is expected to conduct assurance activities around agreed risks and prioritized business activities and perform investigations; provide subject matter expertise to the business to help focus 1st line monitoring activities; manage case reporting in global databases); and present monitoring and investigations results to local Compliance committees
Maintain professional & effective collaboration with Business Partners that guarantee high level of assurance provided to MC and Audit Committee
Provide advice and consulting on effective implementation and maintenance of 1st line monitoring activities (subject matter expert advice)
Support the implementation and maintenance of effective local assurance plans in the MC based on the global & regional plan and drive execution of local audit & deep dive plans
Establish an effective continuous assurance process
Perform the 2nd line commercial monitoring activities as defined by the assurance plan
Run Data Analytics reports and follow up on red flags
Ensure prompt communication of all potential investigations to Assurance Leads to identify correct path of action
Perform non-significant compliance investigations and issue reports
Provide support to RIDs for significant investigations
Record and report all monitoring activities according in Axentis
Record compliance investigations and incidents (including monitoring and audit findings and self reported cases) in Ethics Point
Deliver all required assurance reports on a timely basis
Provide meaningful insight to Business Partners about the status of assurance and any recommendations for improvement plans or corrective actions
(as agreed with the Business Partner) Participate in LCC meetings to share findings from assurance work
Education, Qualifications, Skills and Experience
Experience in assurance work (compliance, audit, internal control, financial control, monitoring, etc), preferably in pharmaceuticals or a related industry,
Excellent analytical skills and solid knowledge in assurance & validation area, including collecting and analyzing data, evaluating information and systems, and drawing logical conclusion
Knowledge and experience of anti-corruption and anti-bribery laws, corporate governance, health care regulations and standards
Good written and oral communications skills and collaboration attitude
Strong independence, proactive and result orientated with leadership potential
High ethical standards, trustworthy, operating with absolute discretion
Fluent in English
Previous working experience in data analytics
Pharm industry experience
So, what’s next?
Are you ready to bring new ideas and fresh thinking to the table? Brilliant! We have one seat available and we hope it’s yours.
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· Cambridge, UK
Job open date: 25/11/2021
Job close date: 10/12/2021
AstraZeneca embraces diversity and equality of opportunity. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team representing all backgrounds, with as wide a range of perspectives as possible, and harnessing industry-leading skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We welcome and consider applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations on non-discrimination in employment (and recruitment), as well as work authorisation and employment eligibility verification requirements.