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Safety Data Associate

Requistion ID:  448

Copenhagen, N/A, DK

Date:  05-Jul-2019

Safety Data Associate – PV Safety Operations




Do you want to contribute to patient safety of all Lundbeck’s pharmaceutical products? Do you have a nursing background and the medical knowledge to handle adverse event reports? Do you want to make a career in the pharmaceutical industry? Then you might be our new colleague.


We are looking for a Safety Data Associate to join the PV Safety Operations Department in Pharmacovigilance (PV). The position is based at Lundbeck headquarters in Valby, Denmark, and is a full-time permanent position.


PV is a function within Research & Development, which is responsible for handling of safety information and surveillance of all Lundbeck’s pharmaceutical products, both on the market and in clinical development.


The PV Safety Operations Department is part of the PV organisation (~70 employees) in Lundbeck. The department consists of 15 employees in Valby and 17 employees in Singapore, who strive to successfully deliver comprehensive safety knowledge in a dynamic and fun team atmosphere.


Your job and key responsibilities

You will be responsible for data entry of adverse event case reports in English into the Lundbeck international safety database. This will include coding of adverse events, medical history, concomitant medications, and writing case narratives for adverse events received from Lundbeck sponsored clinical trials and marketed products worldwide.


You will be working in a dynamic team setting according to current Standard Operating Procedures and Good Pharmacovigilance Practices. On a daily basis you will communicate with other PV colleagues in HQ and affiliates, clinical research personnel, and business partners to secure timely and appropriate exchange of safety information. You will also be involved in various ad hoc safety tasks and projects based on your qualifications.



Our preferred candidate has the following personal and professional qualifications:

  • Registered nurse or other health care related background
  • Solid knowledge of medicinal terminology and concepts
  • Clinical experience from hospital setting or pharmaceutical industry
  • Interest in and flair for using IT systems and databases
  • Is a true team player with a positive mindset
  • Proficient in both written and spoken English


Further information

For further information, please contact Lars Præstgård Melskens on or +45 30 83 49 11. Your application and CV should not be sent via email.

We also recommend that you have a look at our website.


Your application

Please click on the link below to apply for the job. Applications must be received no later than 01 Aug 2019.

Lundbeck is a global pharmaceutical company specialized in brain diseases. For more than 70 years, we have been at the forefront of neuroscience research. We are tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best.

An estimated 700 million people worldwide are living with brain diseases and far too many suffer due to inadequate treatment, discrimination, a reduced number of working days, early retirement and other unnecessary consequences. Every day, we strive for improved treatment and a better life for people living with brain diseases – we call this Progress in Mind.

Our approximately 5,000 employees in more than 50 countries are engaged in the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing and sales. Our pipeline consists of several late-stage development programs and our products are available in more than 100 countries. Our research center is based in Denmark and our production facilities are located in Denmark, France and Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of DKK 18.1 billion in 2018 (EUR 2.4 billion; USD 2.8 billion).

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate site and connect with us on Twitter at @Lundbeck and via LinkedIn.