Allergan Manager, Compliance in California

Manager, Compliance

California, United States at

Dec 03, 2018Post Date

185411Requisition #

Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) is a bold, global pharmaceutical company and a leader in a new industry model - Growth Pharma. Allergan is focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing branded pharmaceutical, device, biologic, surgical and regenerative medicine products for patients around the world.

Allergan markets a portfolio of leading brands and best-in-class products for the central nervous system, eye care, medical aesthetics and dermatology, gastroenterology, women's health, urology and anti-infective therapeutic categories. With commercial operations in approximately 100 countries, Allergan is committed to working with physicians, healthcare providers and patients to deliver innovative and meaningful treatments that help people around the world live longer, healthier lives every day.

Allergan is a company that will inspire you to aim high with your ambition. Where you can build bridges all over the world. Where you can power ideas that drive change. And where you will act fast and drive results for customers and patients. Power your future & join our bold team.

Position Overview

the Manager partners with R&D organization to understand business priorities and provide compliance support on the business’s strategy, tactics and operations with a primary focus on interactions with healthcare professionals and effective execution of R&D initiatives.

Main Areas of Responsibilities

  • Provide timely and practical advice and support for questions and concerns regarding compliant activities

  • Provide support of key business operations functions and Centers of Excellence

  • Partner with members from Medical Affairs, Clinical Development, Drug Development, Clinical Operations, Legal, and Business Operations departments for compliance-related activities

  • Develop and deliver regular and ongoing training and education to the R&D organization

  • Provide data analytics and reporting related to monitoring findings and other compliance observations to internal stakeholders as well as external regulators

  • Manage and maintain database of compliance observations

  • Assist in compliance monitoring and investigations as needed


  • 4-5 years of experience in Compliance or Pharmaceutical / Device Research and Development, with 2-3 years of experience in the pharmaceutical or medical device industry preferred

  • Prior experience in business/customer facing role required

  • Prior experience managing projects

Preferred Skills/Qualification

  • Collaboration: Partner with multiple stakeholders such as Medical Affairs, Clinical Development, Legal, Regulatory and HR in the development of initiatives related to the business goals

  • Training: Train business partners on compliance guidelines, policies and best practices related to their specific business

  • Guidance: Provide regular guidance to the business regarding the Global Compliance Program

  • Reporting: Provide insights to business partners based on compliance data analysis

  • Requires strong leadership and influencing skills to manage complex projects

  • Responsible to implement and maintain activities across multiple therapeutic areas

  • Serves as advisor to client and project manages complex, revenue generating business

  • Awareness of federal fraud and abuse laws and guidance, including the ACCME guidelines, the Office of Inspector General reports, and the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act and an understanding of the roles and authority of government agencies and industry partners including FDA, OIG, PhRMA and AdvaMed Education

  • Bachelor’s degree required


Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Allergan is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other protected status.