Jobs in the Pharmaceutical Industry

This post is part of my series: Pharmaceutical Industry for Learners of English

What is your job title? What do you do exactly? Can you write a short and effective description of your tasks? Learn verbs and collocations below.

Do you do any of these jobs?

Medical Science Liaison Validation Technician Quality Assurance Associate Documentation Specialist
Regulatory affairs officer Packaging Operator Sales Representative Manufacturing Technician

Can you match these jobs to the following descriptions…

  1. _______________ – is responsible for studying scientific and legal documents, ensuring compliance with regulations set by authorities, and obtaining marketing permission.
  2. _______________ –sells an organization’s product, builds relationships with pharmacists and doctors, maintain records, and keeps in depth knowledge of the company’s product.
  3. _______________ – works in a manufacturing environment, run and maintain factory equipment and assembly processes, monitor and check the product quality and document results in strict adherence to protocols.
  4. _______________ – responsible for taking the finished product of a manufacturing process and ensuring that it is packaged in line with company and industry standards, making it ready for sale or distribution.
  5. _______________ – is the individual responsible for the writing, distribution, collection, storage, and maintenance of a company’s documentation. In highly regulated industries, these activities are a requirement for regulatory compliance.
  6. _______________ – monitors and records results from processes and procedures within manufacturing industries. Results are continually compared to predetermined expected ranges and any deviation from expected results leads to corrective measures.
  7. _______________ – works as part of the validation team to measure and analyze the manufacturing process, audit and calibrate equipment and create a document trail that shows the process leads to a consistent result. This ensures that the product is consistently of the highest quality.
  8. _______________ – develops partnerships with investigators, opinion leaders and healthcare professionals scientific, utilize evidence-based

Contribute to the discussion:

Is your job not mentioned above? If you make a post with your job title and saying what you do, I will help you by helping you write an effective job description like the examples above.


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