Pfizer Regulatory Affairs PEH UK Undergraduate in Walton Oaks, United Kingdom

Regulatory Affairs PEH UK Undergraduate

Pfizer Essential Health Global Regulatory Affairs

Regulatory Affairs

Department Overview

The Pfizer Essential Health Regulatory Affairs department supports both the UK and Irish markets and interacts with all areas of the Pfizer business; this includes the medical and commercial teams and is the interface between Pfizer and the UK and Irish Boards of Health.

We are a busy friendly team that deals with a variety of activities to support the Pfizer business with the patients need being at the heart of everything we do.

What can I achieve and what will I be responsible for whilst completing a placement at Pfizer?

The Pfizer Essential Health Regulatory Affairs department will be able to give you an insight and opportunity to work with experienced regulatory affairs professionals. Through working in a busy regulatory environment you can look forward to developing regulatory knowledge, business skills and being a valued team player. These skills will include understanding regulatory and compliance requirements, multi-tasking through working on a variety of projects and development of a 'right first time' mind set.

Pfizer also offers a diverse environment which allows employees numerous opportunities to grow and develop. This is a great chance to be part of the bigger picture, and to assist in ensuring Pfizer maintains a strong and diverse product portfolio. It is also a fantastic way to obtain a better understanding of the role that regulatory plays in the pharma industry and the type of roles it has to offer.

Opportunities with this role will include:

  • Gaining regulatory expertise that will include knowledge of EU/national legislation, guidelines and the regulatory environment for utilisation in development and delivery of optimal regulatory strategies and plans to support the achievement of country business goals for both licensed and development products.

  • Building personal expertise through management of specified products within one or more therapy areas.

  • Understanding Good Regulatory Practice by adhering to relevant procedures and practices to ensure GRP is maintained.

What other opportunities and benefits do Pfizer offer?

  • Training and development needs to ensure a broadening skill and knowledge base and to maximise/optimise career development and contribution to the business.

  • Cross-functional working with colleagues and key stakeholders to support regulatory submissions and commercial plans.

  • Development of specific product and therapeutic area knowledge.

When can I start?

Placements will start on 2nd September 2019 and will run for 12 months.


Type of person we are looking for, in relation to ' Skills ', ' Knowledge ' and ' Motivation ':

  • On target for a 2:1 Degree Classification preferably in Life sciences or chemistry

  • Fluent in English is essential

  • Eligibility to work unrestricted in the UK on a full time basis

  • Strong communication skills and self confidence

  • Attention to detail

  • Open minded and willing to learn and grow, with the ability to learn fast and push yourself to be the best

Please note that we only accept application forms. Please do not send over your CV or cover letter as they will not be considered.

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.