Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Director Regulatory Policy & Intelligence, Pediatric Medicine (m/f/d)

Your tasks and responsibilities

  • Establish his/herself as the Pediatric Regulatory Lead for Bayer Research & Development (R&D) and drive the generation and implementation of a global Pediatric Regulatory Strategy at Bayer, and, where needed, the generation and implementation of business processes, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and cross-functional trainings on pediatric-centric regulatory matters
  • Define and lead a pediatric regulatory science innovation function, and co-lead the cross functional Bayer’s internal Pediatric Advisory Group (PedAG)
  • Actively contribute to pediatric regulatory policy making outside of Bayer and serve as key contact for respective external initiatives. Coordinate Bayer representation in external working groups and initiatives dealing with pediatric regulatory policy and innovation topics (EFPIA, PhRMA, BIO, IMI)
  • Monitor external global trends (new policies, legislations, and guidelines) concerning pediatric development, analyze impact, opportunities and risks for Bayer, present those to management and support respective adaptation of our internal approach
  • Act as a consultant for Global Program Teams (GPTs) regarding questions and issues around pediatric development, in particular to foster pediatric regulatory strategies that are globally compatible and innovative
  • Actively promote knowledge and information-sharing about pediatric-centric regulatory matters internally via communications, presentations, and trainings
  • Provide assessment of in- and out-licensing projects with regard to pediatric-centric regulatory matters, including various regional, related incentives for due diligence projects


Who you are

  • Universitry degree in one of the basic sciences or a business discipline, plus long-term of relevant experience, or an advanced healthcare professional degree (e.g., M.D., Pharm.D.) or technical degree Ph.D., DVM  with multiple years of relevant experience
  • Long-term professional and academic experience of pharmaceutical industry or health authority experience, with multiple years of experience in drug development
  • Expert knowledge of the regional and global regulations concerning pediatric development
  • Experience in some of the key project or development related functions (Product Development, Project Management, Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance)
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written, and strong analytical skills
  • Demonstrated leadership and project management skills, including cross-functional communication, interpersonal and influence-management skills
  • A clear understanding of cultural and business needs in leading a diverse, multi-national team

Your application

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can show your passion for innovation? Are you interested in working as part of a global team to improve people’s lives? Then send us your online application including cover letter, CV and references.




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Country: Germany
Location: Berlin, Wuppertal-Aprath
Reference Code: 30863