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Head of HCP Compliance, Process & Transparency, Ball...

Created 09/06/2022
Reference 174
Category Pharmaceutical
Job type Full Time
Country Denmark
City Ballerup
Zip Not specified
Salary Competitive
Role Description

Do you have extensive experience in HCP Compliance? Are you motivated by an ever-changing environment? If so, then we want to hear from you!

LEO Pharma has embarked on an ambitious journey to become the preferred dermatology care partner improving people's lives around the world - and that is why we need you. Major challenges, big responsibility and on-going development are guaranteed in this position.

In HCP Compliance, Process & Transparency Department you will get the opportunity to shape the future and help people with skin diseases live more fulfilling lives by advancing the standard of care.

Your role

As a Head of HCP Compliance, Process and Transparency your overall objective is to be responsible for the global maintenance and further development and simplification of the global healthcare compliance process, as well as for setting the global directions for ethical collaboration with Healthcare Partners. You will have a leading rolein the interpretation and implementation of applicable global laws, regulations and ethical standards regulating the engagement with Healthcare Partners.

Your main tasks:
  • To be responsible for the business operations of the global healthcare compliance IT systems (ITR, AAP), as well as for the HQ engagement process, including methodology for risk-based review.
  • Responsible for support on the execution of agreements between LEO Pharma A/S and Healthcare Partners.
  • To be responsible for the tracking, disclosure and reporting required by LEO Pharma A/S
  • Leading the development and maintenance of departmental processes, work instructions and guidance within HCPT.
  • Ensuring that support and advice is provided by HCPT to the maintenance and further development of training materials/program that include aspects related to the compliance areas covered by the global healthcare compliance process, both on global and HQ level.
  • Ensuring that support and advice is provided by HCPT in monitoring and oversight of the global healthcare compliance processes in relation to the engagement and contracting steps.
  • Act as mentor for new team members.


You will also be a member of the ethical committee in the Danish pharmaceutical industry association (LIF), as well as ethics and compliance committee in the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industry Associations (EFPIA).

Your qualifications

To succeed in this role, we imagine that you have the following qualifications:
  • Educational background at master level.
  • More than 5 years of experience working in the pharmaceutical industry, preferably from a similar role.
  • Working experience in leading projects (project management).
  • In depth understanding of applicable laws, regulations and ethical standards regulating the interactions incl transparency with Healthcare Partners (HCPs, HCOs, POGs, Patients) with key focus on the Danish rules, EFPIA and IFPMA.
  • In depth understanding of the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Proficiency in reading and understanding of terms written in legal language e.g. contracts, laws, codes and guidelines.
  • Proficiency in writing of contracts and procedures.
  • English communication skills at business level, both verbal and written.


As a person, you have a high level of interactive communication skills as well as presentation skills. You have the ability to build and maintain effective working relationships throughout all levels of the organization, and ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage ever-changing priorities in a structured mode. You are a problem solver with an excellent stakeholder management skills.

Your new team

You will head up a newly established team consisting of three compliance and transparency managers located in Denmark and in Poland. You will be responsible to build up the team and together with your team, you will be responsible for the global maintenance and further development and simplification of the global healthcare compliance process.

Contact and application

For additional information, please contact Maria Thestrup, VP, Chief Ethics, Risk and Compliance, at +4531759899.

You do not need to upload a cover letter, but feel free to add a few sentences in your resume or CV on why this position has your interest.

Let's pioneer together

At LEO Pharma, we help people with skin diseases live fulfilling lives by advancing dermatology beyond the skin. We drive dermatology with our knowledge, collaboration, and curiosity, and we are at the forefront of science in developing new medicines. For us, pioneering together is about constantly improving and extending what's possible for each other, our company, and our patients.

At LEO Pharma, we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates because we believe that our different perspectives, backgrounds, and attitudes are what enable us to make the best decisions for LEO Pharma and meet the needs of the wonderfully diverse marketplace we operate in.

For certain positions, LEO Pharma might complete a background check conducted by a third party.