Veterinary Officer, Veterinary Asessment - Veterinary Sciences

Closing date for applications: 13/12/2020


The Veterinary Sciences department within the HPRA wishes to appoint a veterinarian to the role of Veterinary Officer within the Safety & Efficacy assessment team of the Veterinary Sciences Department.

The Veterinary Officer reports to the Veterinary Assessment Manager. The role of the Veterinary Officer is to:

o Conduct scientific evaluation of safety and efficacy data submitted in support of applications for marketing authorisations for veterinary medicinal products.

o Assess the benefit/risk profiles of proposed and existing veterinary medicinal products by critically appraising the benefits in terms of effectiveness whilst considering any potential risks to animals, public health, the user and the environment.

o Prepare detailed assessment reports according to relevant EU and HPRA standards and to the specified timelines.

o Review assessment reports prepared by other Member States from a national perspective and identify any concerns needing further clarification.

o Contribute to the development of EU regulatory standards on veterinary medicines.

For more information please refer to the role profile below. Applications should be submitted via the HPRA Recruitment Portal.

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