BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Director, Regulatory Policy in Washington D.C., District Of Columbia
Job Description Summary
The Director of Regulatory Policy will lead the Regulatory Policy team with a collaborative approach across all BD business units to develop and implement strategies to influence regulatory policies that support BD’s business objectives. The Director is accountable for defining and advancing positions on US FDA regulatory policy through a variety of advocacy channels, including leveraging trade associations and partnering with other stakeholders to further the company’s purpose of advancing the world of health.
Identify emerging issues of importance to BD and facilitate the development of BD policy positions with internal stakeholders
Lead a team that defines BD policy positions on regulatory matters, develops, and implements a strategy to advocate for BD’s desired outcome
Represent BD in industry working groups (including public/private consortia, trade associations, coalitions) to support regulatory policy proposals that align with BD’s strategic interests in pre- and post-market regulation of medical technology
Collaborate closely with the Public Affairs team to advance BD’s regulatory policy priorities through the legislative and/or regulatory process
Via the Regulatory Policy team, lead and coordinate BD’s response/comments on key FDA regulatory guidance and evolving practices or regulations; track ongoing status, communicate progress and conclusions to BD stakeholders
Oversee a system to provide regular updates on key regulatory policy topics of concern or impact to BD
Develop messaging and coordinate participation as needed for private and public events on important regulatory issues of concern to BD, including facilitating participation of BD colleagues with subject matter expertise
Demonstrated strong knowledge of US regulatory requirements required; knowledge of ex-US regulatory requirements desirable
Experience in developing working relationships with policymakers including US FDA, industry trade groups and/or standards organizations
Management experience preferred
Ability to communicate and interact effectively across all businesses, functions and regions of the company
Strong communication (written and verbal) and technical writing skills
Ability to solve complex problems
10 or more years of experience in the medical device, biologic, pharmaceutical or related field; with at least 8 years of experience in FDA regulated products/technology.
US FDA or related government experience preferred
Primary Work Location
USA DC - Washington, DC
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