Regulatory Landscape Newsletter – June 2024

This is our Regulatory Landscape newsletter for June 2024 with our monthly insights on the evolving market for Regulatory professionals.   

For the month of May, there were approximately 91 new Regulatory positions posted at smaller biotech and pharma companies in the US. This is down about 4% from April and down 6% from May 2023. 

60% of these new positions in May were in Clinical Regulatory Strategy and 20% were in CMC Regulatory, 9% were in Advertising, Promotions & Labeling, and 11% in Regulatory Operations.  53% of these roles were at Director level and above. There were six new Regulatory VP/SVP positions posted in May.  

26% of all new Regulatory roles in May were posted as Remote and 22% were Hybrid (remote/onsite).  25% of the May Regulatory positions were in California, 30% were in Massachusetts, and 23% were in the NJ/NY/PA area. 

There were layoffs announced at 20 biotech and pharma companies in May.

In order to understand companies’ Regulatory hiring plans and challenges for the remainder of 2024, Dennis Partners conducted an online survey of industry executives, decision-makers, and HR professionals during the week of May 20, 2024. You can see the survey results here:

We are currently working on the following searches for our clients:

  • Regulatory Affairs Vice President (San Francisco Bay Area)
  • Regulatory Affairs Director (Boston Area)
  • Regulatory Affairs Senior Director (Boston Area)

You can view the job descriptions for these roles on our website here:

We recently helped to fill a Regulatory Affairs Contractor role for one of our clients in record time and you can view the Case Study here:

This month marks the 21 year anniversary of Dennis Partners’ inception, and Jack Vendetti is celebrating his nine year anniversary with the company this month.

Please consider us for your Regulatory hiring or let us know if you are considering a career change soon.