The Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association (PPTA) is the global industry trade association representing the private sector collectors of source plasma (plasma for manufacturing) and manufacturers of plasma-derived medicinal products (PDMPs). PPTA drives broad and reliable access to plasma derived medicinal products with a focus on the well-being of patients and plasma donors. These therapies are used by small patient populations worldwide to treat a variety of rare diseases and serious medical conditions.
PPTA Europe (located in Brussels) is actively engaged in setting advocacy and priority initiatives and strategies for improving access to care to PDMPs at the level of the European Union level and within individual EU member states. Staff is engaged in shaping the legislative, policy, regulatory and trade environment.
The manager will be a key team player working in a matrix with other PPTA senior staff to manage the regulatory and trade policy activities primarily in Europe. The manager will be responsible for evaluating, reporting on, and advocating on behalf of regulatory policy initiatives. The manager will support advocacy activities with regulatory and policy agencies and peer groups. These activities include monitoring, evaluating, and contributing to legislative and regulatory policy initiatives related to blood/plasma products industry and working with PPTA committees to develop consensus positions and guidelines to shape decisions of a range of stakeholders to improve availability of PDMPs.
The Manager, Advocacy and Regulatory Policy, Europe, will be responsible for:
The ideal candidate will show considerable commitment to the work and demonstrate enthusiasm and a positive attitude towards the various projects assigned and towards colleagues and members.
Interested candidates are requested to submit their application by attachment to an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, to the attention of Cathy Izzi.
The application must include a CV and a cover letter outlining the motivation for this position at PPTA.
Applications will be accepted through 15 August 2021.
The interviews for the position will take place in Brussels or online. In case of questions, please do not hesitate to send an e-mail to email@example.com.