Recruitment & Selection

MedDRA and WHO coding specialist

This is a Temporary position in Brussels.

Ref: NH/830



  • coding of the adverse events, medical history and concomitant medications to have this data uniform in a standardized format across the clinical trial.
  • communication, through the Data Managers, with the sites to be able to code unclear terms.



  • Professional Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a health-related or scientific discipline
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in coding in clinical research in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Understanding of medical concepts, biology and chemistry in support of medical encoding
  • Thorough understanding of regulations, GCP, ICH Guidelines as they apply to coding of medical terminology.
  • Experience with hierarchical dictionary reporting dictionaries and their versioning and maintenance; MedDRA and WHO-Drug.
  • Computer literate; programming skills as well as skills in the use and management of computer databases are strong assets
  • Good organizational & administrative skills
  • Rigorous, attached to details
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Team spirit
  • English very good (written & spoken), French & Dutch are assets



Temporary contract

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