Jazz Pharmaceuticals are recruiting for an exeprienced QA Manager (Development Products). See job description Jazz Pharmaceuticals QA Manager JD


Posted 22nd January 2020. 

Reminder: IIOP ePortfolio Review 2019/20 Submission Deadline 26 January 2020

The IIOP would like to remind Pharmacists selected to participate in the 2019/20 ePortfolio Review that the closing date for submission of their ePortfolio extract is Sunday 26th January 2020. Please contact IIOP office with any queries. 

The first PIER Career Focus webinar of 2020 is being organised on Thurs 16th January 2020 at 12.30pm on the topic of 'An Insight into Global Regulatory Affairs - CMC' with Michael Lennon (Alexion). For further information see event flyer PIER Regs CMC career webinar_16th Jan 2020

Email education@pier.ie to register. 

KRKA Pharma (Dublin office) are recruiting for a Regulatory Manager/Responsible Pharmacist. See role profile on https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/1650694220/. Interviews will be held in early January. 

If interested in the role, contact membership@pier.ie for an introduction to the PIER member currently in the role. 


Pharmapod, the global cloud-based platform for reporting medication errors, is recruiting for a Support Pharmacist. Great opportunity for a community or hospital pharmacy with experience in Quality Management and Continuous Quality Improvement and some Health IT/informatics project experience in previous roles. See job spec Pharmapod Support Pharmacist Role Updated_Jan 2019

For further information, please contact Dan Burns (Pharmacy Director) on dan.burns@pharmapodhq.com.

EIPG is organising a webinar on the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM) inspection programme to be held on Tuesday 10th December 2019 at 4pm.

Dr. Sotirios Paraschos, one of the EDQM Inspectors, will present on the EDQM role within the European regulatory framework, including its function within EU legislation of Certificates of Suitability to the monographs of the European Pharmacopoeia (CEPs). The webinar will introduce the EDQM inspection programme and its relevance to CEPs, preparation, performance and follow-up of the inspections. In addition, there will be a review of the frequent types of issues observed during EDQM inspections.

Please register via the following link: http://newbusinessmedia.mn-ssl.com/nl/link?d=2nov&h=2rvs5585bsp71dvji0sjb65v6c&i=3og&iw=5&n=1aac&p=H301800627&s=wv&sl=ita&sn=1aac.

Attendance is free of charge for PIER members.

For further information on EDQM, see https://www.edqm.eu/.

PIER is happy to announce that we are now on Instagram ! Follow us on Instagram using the handle @pierpharmacists or using the link below to keep up-to-date with all of PIER’s news and events !


The PIER 2019 Autumn CPD meeting & AGM will take place on Sat 23rd November 2019 in Clayton Liffey Valley, Dublin (9.30pm-1pm). The theme of the CPD meeting is 'Medicines Shortages'. Confirmed speakers include Dr Caitriona Fisher (Director Quality, Scientific Affairs and Communications, HPRA) and Edel Sweeney (Quality Director, Uniphar Group). 

The PIER AGM will take place after the CPD meeting. 

To register, email education@pier.ie before Thursday 21st November 2019. 

Veeva Systems, a global cloud based service provider to the life sciences industry are hiring for graduate positions based in Barcelona or Budapest. This would be an ideal opportunity for a young mobile pharmacist interested in IT. 

Pharmacist Donal MacConaill who previously presented on a PIER career webinar (https://vimeo.com/322455286) is happy to advise on the positions. Contact on donal.mcconnell@veeva.com. Password for webinar is posted in members' area of the PIER website.

For further information, see https://www.veeva.com/generationveeva/

Due to growth, Cook Medical in Limerick have opportunities in their Regulatory Affairs department at all levels from Associate to Manager level. From Limerick, the regulatory team are responsible for global regulation in over 60 countries for product classifications ranging from Class I to III. Involved throughout the device lifecycle from the design process through to post market, leading global projects and setting up a new EU Authorised Rep office, this is an exciting time to be part of regulatory in Cook! Your next career move awaits!


For further information about the company and these opportunities, see Cook Medical Overview

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