Senior Regulatory Affairs Specialist in Orange, California at KaVo Kerr

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: KAV001817

About Us

KaVo Kerr is a cohesive organization comprised of two global leaders, united to provide dental excellence and serve as a single premier partner for the dental community.  KaVo Kerr operates with a common vision inspiring and helping our customers, their patients and our own associates realize their potential.  KaVo Kerr offers solutions for endodontics, restoratives, treatment units, infection prevention, imaging, rotary and instruments


Summary: This position is responsible for assisting in the preparation and submission of domestic and/or global product registrations.  The candidate must have a basic working knowledge of domestic and/or international medical device regulations, including 510k and international registration dossier submissions. 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Responsible for assisting in the preparation and compilation of domestic and international product registration submissions, with guidance.  This includes, but is not limited to, 510ks, international dossiers and CE technical files.
  • Responsible for agency establishment registrations and device/drug listings.
  • Assist with the preparation and compilation of regulatory information requested during government audits/inspections, such as with FDA, Health Canada and Notified Body.
  • Support domestic and international field corrective actions and adverse event reporting.
  • Prepare monthly status reports, Key Performance Indicators (KPI) for Regulatory Affairs Management.
  • Perform special projects as needed.

Scope: Domestic and International

Supervisory Responsibilities: This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Job Requirements


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor's Degree (BA/BS) from four-year college/university.  Three to Five years related experience and/or training preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Skills:
Excellent written and oral communication skills. Strong analytical and organizational skills; ability for detail and precision.  Team player with ability to work independently.

Mathematical Skills:
Good general mathematical skills, strategies and concepts including the ability to calculate figures and amounts such as percentages.  
Reasoning Ability:
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Other Skills and Abilities:
Must have the ability to work in a team-oriented environment and is able to meet tight deadlines.  Building internal working relationships with all department levels.  In the discretion of RA management, handles routine interactions with FDA and other regulatory agencies.                                                          
Other Qualifications:
Minimal experience in adverse event reporting and/or field corrective actions preferred.

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.

Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Sybron Dental Specialties Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.



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