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Executive Director, Drug Safety Physician

Eli Lilly and Company
San Francisco, California
Start date
Jun 18, 2024

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At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

Eli Lilly and Company seeks an Executive Director, Drug Safety Physician to ensure standard processes and procedures for all aspects of pharmacovigilance. Collaborate with safety systems associates, ensuring Argus support of safety reporting, audits and inspections, aggregate reports, and signal detection. Oversee SOPs development and management plans/procedures needed for the Clinical Safety Group. Effectively manage departmental resources, expenses, and budget. Provide expert pharmacovigilance guidance and leadership both internally and externally. #LI-DNI

Position requires an MD and 4 years of clinical experience in oncology. Experience must include a minimum of: 4 years of experience with regulatory requirements and guidelines pertaining to Drug Safety and Pharmacovigilance; 4 years of experience with safety concepts and Good Pharmacovigilance Practice; 4 years of experience with US and international regulatory reporting requirements for product safety; 4 years of experience with clinical development (including first in human studies), use of MedDRA, relational database applications including Argus, and safety database operations and functions; 4 years of experience supporting responses to US and international regulatory information requests as well as support of responses to Institutional Ethics Review Boards for creation and revision of informed consent documentation; and 4 years of experience working on multiple simultaneous projects while successfully prioritizing tasks. Part time telecommuting may be permitted. Up to 10% domestic travel required. #LI-DNI

Job location: South San Francisco, CA. Rate of Pay: $239,200.00 - $286,104.00 per year. To apply, please visit and enter job requisition number R-66991 when prompted. Alternatively, please send your resume, cover letter, and a copy of the ad to: Beth L. Berry, Lilly Corporate Center, Indianapolis, IN 46285.

Eli Lilly and Company, Lilly USA, LLC and our wholly owned subsidiaries (collectively “Lilly”) are committed to help individuals with disabilities to participate in the workforce and ensure equal opportunity to compete for jobs. If you require an accommodation to submit a resume for positions at Lilly, please email Lilly Human Resources ( ) for further assistance. Please note This email address is intended for use only to request an accommodation as part of the application process. Any other correspondence will not receive a response.

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Our employee resource groups (ERGs) offer strong support networks for their members and help our company develop talented individuals for future leadership roles. Our current groups include: Africa, Middle East, Central Asia Network, African American Network, Chinese Culture Network, Early Career Professionals, Japanese International Leadership Network (JILN), Lilly India Network, Organization of Latinos at Lilly, PRIDE (LGBTQ + Allies), Veterans Leadership Network, Women’s Network, Working and Living with Disabilities. Learn more about all of our groups.



Science has been our calling from the beginning. Colonel Eli Lilly founded the company in 1876 and charged employees to “take what you find here and make it better and better.” More than 147 years later, we remain committed to his vision through every aspect of our business and the people we serve, starting with discovering the best treatments for those who take our medicines and extending to health care professionals, employees and the communities in which we live. Moreover, you can also count on the team at Lilly to be incredibly civic-minded, supporting our communities through philanthropy, volunteerism, and a creative and innovative can-do spirit. 

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