FT Compliance specialist Vilvoorde

jeudi 9 août 2018
Date limite
dimanche 9 septembre 2018
Unique Brussel Arts Office
Niveau d'expérience
2 à 5 ans d'expérience
Type de contrat
Temps de travail
Temps plein

Our client is an international player in the pharmaceutical sector

Job Description

Job Purpose

In your function as compliance specialist you will implement global compliance policies (mainly related to interactions with healthcare professionals) into local standards. You will develop training tools to facilitate Alcon associates’ understanding of the standards and will check conformity of the global policies with local laws and industry codes under the supervision of the Head Legal . You will drive the compliance self-monitoring plans and will regularly perform sample checks and controls within the identified risk areas. You will work on remediation actions and improve existing procedures. You will be the company’s single point of contact for compliance related matters.

Major Accountabilities

  • Implement Compliance standards based on internal policies such as Code of Conduct, Guidelines on interactions with HCPs, marketing practices and all applicable local laws and regulations.
  • Oversee local requirements relating to national law and national industry codes and ensure that all business practices conducted in the cluster comply with such requirements and with the global minimal standards as contained in company-wide policies.
  • Facilitate the establishment and communication of local processes and SOPs, covering Promotional Content, Interactions with HCPs/Patients and Grants and any additional local requirements.
  • Organize local annual training plans, covering compliance standards. Create easy to use trainings tools
  • Conduct on-boarding and refresher training on compliance standards, such as Code of Conduct, Corporate Citizenship guidelines, promotional practices and other relevant compliance related areas.
  • Champion ethical tone throughout the organization, e.g. promote compliance standards through effective communication by actively involving local Senior/Middle Management to leverage messages on compliance and maintain high level of awareness.
  • Foster ethical behavior through inclusion of criteria related to compliance in associates Objectives / Incentives.
  • Conduct compliance-related risk assessment.
  • Execute and document self-monitoring plans and implement corrective actions if necessary.
  • Engage in Global Compliance Initiatives.
  • Back-up approver of the Head Legal & Compliance in the compliance approval tools. Take care of corporate governance files

Job Requirements

Qualification & Languages:

  • Bachelor degree (in law, economics, or similar)
  • Local languages (Dutch and French) and English (must be fluent in English)


  • At least 5 years working experience
  • Preferably in healthcare industry, in a compliance/audit/legal function
  • Proven ability to proactively provide insightful and timely support to stakeholders across a functionally and geographically-dispersed organization.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Persuasive negotiator and ability to influence internal and external stakeholders.
  • Solid understanding of the healthcare industry and customer needs with an ability to deduce the implications for Alcon and implement solutions.
  • Passion for business integrity topic and impeccable integrity track record.
  • Strong knowledge of compliance issues facing healthcare businesses.
  • Experience with corporate responsibility and with balancing global standards and local cultures. Competencies:
  • Ability to successfully work in cross-functional teams.
  • Strong ethics & high personal integrity.
  • Natural authority with the character to resist business pressure.


  • Ability to question and improve status quo.
  • “Get-things-done” mentality i.e. result-driven, disciplined and excellent in multi-tasking.
  • Good change agility.
  • Flair for rapid, elegant solutions - avoiding legal “over-engineering” whilst fully protecting the company's rights.

Salary and Benefits

  • A full-time position for an international player
  • A fixed-term contract of 1 year (CDD)
  • An attractive salary package