Regulatory Affairs Manager

Brisbane Permanent

Peter brings over 27 years as a recruitment professional within Australia and the United Kingdom, coupled with an early career as an Electronics Engineer. In addition to working for a FTSE listed recruitment business, Peter also spent 10 years running his own recruitment consultancies prior to his arrival in Australia.He has partnered with many start up, scaleup and blue chip organisations across the Technical, Scientific and Emerging Technologies sectors. These sectors have included – Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Defence, Oil & Gas, Manufacturing, Engineering, Emerging Renewable Energy, IoT Technologies etc.Peter works across role families including – C-Suite, VP/Director, HSE, Research & Development, Project and Program Management, Software Engineering, Hardware Engineering, Manufacturing, Supply Chain.Peter utilises his international network and connections across the UK, Europe, APAC and the America regions to source candidates for key roles based in Australia and New Zealand.Qualifications: : Higher National Diploma in Electrical & Electronic, Higher National Certificate - Electrical & Electronics Engineering and Ordinary National Certificate in Software Engineering as well as a Certificate in Management Studies (CMS).

Recruiter :
Peter Starling

Peter Starling
  • Regulatory Affairs, submissions, compliance
  • 13485, FDA, CFR and other regulations/guidelines
  • MedTech product, complex systems
About Magnetica

Magnetica is a medical device company specialising in the development and supply of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) systems, sub-systems, and technologies. We are focused on commercialising our compact MRI systems for dedicated applications, to bring high-quality imaging closer to the patient point-of-care. Headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, we have offices in Abingdon, near Oxford, UK (Scientific Magnetics Ltd) and Houston, USA (Tecmag, Inc.).

Job Description

We are recruiting for a permanent, full-time Regulatory Affairs (RA) Manager to join our Brisbane based team reporting to the General Manager. The RA Manager will own the regulatory strategy for our medical devices, prepare and submit market authorisation applications, and ensure continued compliance through post market surveillance.

The role will suit someone willing to both take responsibility for the regulatory approval of our medical devices and actively contribute to the preparation of the underpinning documentation.  Primarily based in our Northgate office, this role can include some remote and flexible work arrangements.
In this exciting growth phase, the RA Manager role will directly contribute to our success as we commercialise and deliver market-disrupting medical devices.

Your essential experience to meet the requirements of the role will include:
  • Developing premarket regulatory strategies for current and future medical device products and markets.
  • Preparing and processing national and international marketing authorisation applications for magnetic resonance equipment.
  • Managing the responses to regulatory submissions.
  • Leading and undertaking postmarket surveillance and compliance activities.
  • Identifying need for amendments and renewals of regulatory approvals.
  • Maintaining the portfolio of regulatory documents and managing their update and review.
  • Collaborating with Magnetica’s domain experts to ensure the accuracy and currency of the regulatory portfolio throughout the product lifecycle.
  • Supporting product development including review of product technical developments and project matters against regulatory requirements.
  • Being the primary liaison/point-of-contact for day-to-day matters in relation to Magnetica’s Authorised Representatives and regulatory authorities in jurisdictions where product will be marketed; and
  • Other duties as agreed with the CEO or GM from time-to-time.
Your existing capabilities and skills will include:
  • Proven Regulatory Affairs experience within the medical device industry.
  • Relevant qualification(s) in field(s) of Biomedical Engineering, Engineering, and/or Biotech/Medtech or equivalent regulatory experience.
  • Experience in at least one successful 510(k) preparation and submission.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of US FDA regulations and guidance documents.
  • Proven leadership and communication skills at both a strategic and operational level both internally and externally.
  • Experience of working within an ISO 13485 accredited and/or 21 CFR Part 820 compliant organisation through certification and recertification cycles.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of EU MDR / AU TGA/ NZ Medsafe regulations and guidelines.
  • Accuracy, attention to detail, and a focus on task completion (a finisher).
  • The ability to successfully collaborate with technical and non-technical staff.
  • A willingness and ability to take on non-core tasks to support team goals with a flexible approach to dealing with changing priorities and demands.
To be considered, please submit your resume and cover letter (Word format) by selecting the “apply now” function.

Confidential enquiries can be made to Peter Starling, Senior Client Partner, on 07 3305 5830.


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