Closing date for applications: 15/05/2019
The Medical Devices Regulatory and Policy Assessor will work as part of the Communication & Policy Team within the Regulatory and Policy section of the Medical Devices department. The Regulatory and Policy Assessor will contribute to the planning, coordination, development and implementation of the legislative requirements for medical devices and in vitro diagnostic medical devices at national and European levels. The Regulatory and Policy Assessor will help inform policy and development decisions and, if required support the planning and development of medical device activities within the Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA).
These activities are undertaken with the aim of ensuring that medical device and in-vitro diagnostic technologies in Ireland and Europe are in compliance with national and
European requirements and relevant standards. The section’s overall objective is to help ensure:
- The HPRA’s medical device activities are appropriate, prioritised and relevant to the stakeholders that we serve;
- The HPRA is consistent and clear in its policy and regulatory approach to medical devices and in-vitro diagnostics;
- The HPRA communicates effectively, both internally and externally on medical devices and in-vitro diagnostic issues and provides relevant information on devices and on our activities;
- Departmental activities are completed with administrative, clinical, legal, regulatory, technical and scientific excellence.
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