The PMCPA is recruiting

​The PMCPA has a vacancy for a Manager, to be a member of the Code of Practice Panel which adjudicates upon complaints, working on policy matters and providing training and advice on the Code and its operation.

Press Release 05 October 2020

The Prescription Medicines Code of Practice Authority (PMCPA) is responsible for administering the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) Code of Practice for the Pharmaceutical Industry at arm’s length from the ABPI itself.  The PMCPA was established in 1993 and is now looking for someone who can help shape the next 25 years.  The ABPI is the trade association representing innovative research-based biopharmaceutical companies that research, develop and manufacture prescription medicines.

The aim of the ABPI Code is to ensure that the promotion of prescription medicines and other interactions with health professionals are carried out in a responsible, ethical and professional manner.  The Code also covers the provision of information to the public and relationships with patient organisations.

The role will include being a member of the Code of Practice Panel which adjudicates upon complaints, working on policy matters and providing training and advice on the Code and its operation.

We are seeking an all-rounder who has a degree in a biological science and/or law and has practical experience of working with the ABPI Code or similar.  You will need the ability to cope under pressure. 

Applications, including a CV and covering letter should be submitted via the website here:

https://abpi.app.box.com/f/17e843d70d1f44b79e170163513dd3fb  

by the closing date: 30 October 2020. 

For more information see Job Description and  Job Advertisement

Notes to Editors:

Interviews will be held in autumn 2020. To find out more contact Heather Simmonds (hsimmonds@pmcpa.org.uk), Director PMCPA, 7th Floor, 105 Victoria Street, London SW1E 6QT.