Achillion is seeking a Director of Global Regulatory Affairs to be based in Blue Bell, PA. Reporting to the SVP Global Regulatory Affairs and Quality & Compliance, this position will be responsible for providing global strategic and operational excellence, leading innovative and ambitious development solutions, and partnering cross-functionally with a sense of urgency, resilience, and energy to meet the unmet medical needs of patients. The incumbent will be the primary point of contact with global regulatory health authorities and will partner with the Quality & Compliance team to ensure compliance and quality in all regulatory communications, submissions, and processes. The incumbent will work closely with the SVP in this highly visible role to build a team and culture that aligns with the values of the organization and focuses on bringing safe, effective, and innovative therapies to patients with unmet medical needs and drive success in executing corporate strategies and goals.
In addition, the incumbent will work closely with teams from Discovery, Clinical Development and Operations, Pharmacovigilance, Medical Affairs, and external consultants to advance the company’s portfolio. The Director of Global Regulatory Affairs will be a strategic, dynamic, highly collaborative and successful leader who brings global regulatory, drug development, orphan and rare diseases experiences and experience in both development and marketed products.