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Express Scripts Holding Company

Safety Scientist

Express Scripts Holding Company - Philadelphia, PA

Safety Scientist




Brief Description:

This position is primarily responsible for supporting all operational functions within the Safety Department including, but not limited to, client interface and deliverables, individual case safety report (ICSR) case processing; assisting with project start-up: process flows; assist with database configuration needs; training and contributing to the development and maintenance of departmental standards (SOPs) and guidelines.


Registered Nurse, Pharmacist, or other health care professional degree

Comprehensive knowledge of ICH and FDA Regulations and Guidelines both clinical and post marketing

Knowledge of vaccine and medical device reporting requirements, a plus

Proficient with computer programs (Safety database, Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

Knowledge of database management and use of coding dictionaries

Good communication, interpersonal interaction, project management and organizational skills are essential

Fluent in English, additional language fluency a plus, but not required

Ability to multitask with exceptional time management skills

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Ensure time management and assess quality of work

Able to provide constructive feedback for performance improvement when appropriate.

Specific Job Duties:

Assist with the preparation of adverse event reporting plans (AERPs)

Maintain a listing of all administrative changes and updates

Ensure all processes as described are operational

Alert Project Management when activities fall outside SOW

Process and evaluate AE reports according to the customer’s standard operating procedures (SOPs): write the narrative, perform seriousness rating and causality assessment

Ensure the quality and accuracy of data used to support any regulatory document, including but not limited to: ICSRs, aggregate data, requested line listings

Assist in the reconciliation of clinical and safety databases.

Liaise with both internal and external vendors (clients, patients and HCPs)

Medical review of source documents, coding, data entry, report generation and distribution

Monitor compliance metrics and ensure appropriate documentation when deficient.

Assist in evaluation and validation of systems to support safety.

Other duties as assigned by management.


6 days 21 hours ago

Express Scripts Holding Company


Safety Scientist Express Scripts Holding Company - Philadelphia, PA, United States


Location: Philadelphia, PA

Company Profile:
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