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Regulatory Affairs Industrial Placement

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

Job description

Would you relish the opportunity to support our business to help improve the lives of people globally? Do you want to gain experience in a responsive, innovative, global business? A placement with GSK Consumer Healthcare (GSK CH) will give you the practical experience to complement your studies and we are committed to supporting your personal and professional growth.

Are you interested in ensuring that products such as cosmetics, pharmaceutical medicines, and medical devices meet legislative requirements by controlling the safety and efficacy of products? Then Regulatory Affairs is the role for you!

Regulatory Affairs involves devising strategies with the most appropriate classification for a consumer health product to reach the market, as well as preparing dossiers for submission to regulatory agencies globally and then once launched, maintaining the dossiers post licence and filing applications to make changes to the licence where necessary.

We have 5 distinct roles available within Regulatory Affairs:

  • Role 1: Global Category Regulatory Affairs Associate – Oral Health (for new product introduction)
  • Role 2: Global Category Regulatory Affairs Associate – Respiratory & Skin Health (for new product introduction)
  • Role 3: Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Regulatory Affairs Associate (Licence renewals and variations)
  • Role 4: Regulatory Affairs Associate – CMC (Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls - which involves maintenance of Consumer Health dossiers post licence)
  • Role 5: Regulatory Affairs Associate - Child Resistant Senior Friendly (CRSF) Packaging Programme

There are 4 available positions at Weybridge and 1 further position based at Weybridge with occasional travel to the GSK Headquarters, Brentford, UK.

These roles are an excellent opportunity to learn about the consumer healthcare industry and experience the role of Regulatory Affairs in shaping business strategy.

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What we are looking for


Must be undergraduate studying a Life Science or Pharmaceutical related science degree (Chemistry, Pharmacy, Biochemistry, Biology, Medical Engineering)

You will have completed a minimum of two years of your undergraduate degree but will not have graduated at the start of your placement. You will be expected to provide evidence from your university to show you will be an undergraduate student for the duration of the placement year.

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

Competitive salary

Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term


How to apply

We recruit on an on-going basis and prioritise applications based on the application date. Applications will close when we have filled our assessment centre dates.

If you have what we’re looking for apply today.

This opportunity has the following recruitment stages you must successfully pass to be offered a placement year with GSK for 2021.

  1. Eligibility form
  2. Online assessment
  3. Application form
  4. Assessment centre

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 15 December 2020

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Closing date:  15 December 2020

Expires11 days

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