The Associate Director of Biochemical Nomenclature is primarily responsible for the development of nonproprietary pharmaceutical nomenclature (i.e., Generic Drug Names). Additional responsibilities include the formulation of strategic naming recommendations, preparation of regulatory submission documentation to national and international nomenclature authorities (USAN Council and INN Committee), creation of drug Class names (and other science-based creative nomenclature, as needed), as well as studying the scientific and regulatory landscapes of up-and-coming pharmaceutical products to determine potential naming opportunities and current/future trends in nomenclature construction.
The Associate Director of Biochemical Nomenclature will also be expected to contribute to departmental database management by regularly reviewing new nonproprietary name adoptions, issues, and policy updates, and to assist in developing and editing departmental announcements and promotional materials.
Background in biology, chemistry, or pharmacy (Bachelors Degree Required)
Understanding of fundamentals of molecular biology and their relation to drug development
Ability to communicate high-level scientific concepts to a broad audience
Ability to research the scientific literature to inform name recommendations
Full proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
Superior written and telephone communication skills
Must be able to work at Brand Institutes Miami Headquarters
Preferred but not required:
M.S. or Ph. D.
Strong expository and persuasive writing skills
Please submit your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Brand Institute, Inc - 14 months ago