Compliance Specialist

Job Locations US-MD-Rockville
Requisition ID


The Compliance Specialist will report to the E&C Compliance Manager, and will be responsible for analyzing, monitoring and assisting in the organization’s ongoing compliance with state and federal laws. The Complaince Specialist will also be responsible for generating, validating and submitting timely and accurate US federal and state HCP/HCO disclosure reports on behalf of OAPI and OPDC. 

  • Contribute to end-to-end management of data quality errors and work with internal and external stakeholders to determine root causes, requirements and resolutions;
  • Develop reports to expose and mitigate potential risks and gaps; 
  • Escalate data integrity issues to management;
  • Assist management with utilization of current systems and tools to ensure accurate data tracking and reporting;
  • Participate in daily activities related to Otsuka’s global Aggregate Spend data collection efforts;
  • Monitor and report on updates to relevant state and federal regulations;
  • Assist with quarterly, mid-year, and end-of-year transparency reconciliation processes to ensure appropriate business review of data collected;
  • Maintain a detailed log of all operational activities, requests and communications;
  • Serve as Transparency Subject Matter Expert (SME) and liaison to internal and external stakeholders;
  • Effectively interpret and explain Company transparency procedures and policies;
  • Conduct industry-wide and business-specific analyses of collected Aggregate Spend data;
  • Provide operational support to the Compliance Manager



  • Bachelor’s degree required;
  • Knowledge and understanding of applicable laws, regulations and codes



  • Aggregate Spend/Transparency reporting experience preferred
  • Experience in life-sciences compliance preferred or relevant advanced degree / certificate 
  • High level of attention to detail;
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret business and regulatory information;
  • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing;
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize work in a dynamic and changing environment; and
  • High degree of proficiency with Microsoft Office Suites and ability to learn analytics technology tools.


Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company is a global healthcare company with the corporate philosophy: “Otsuka-people creating new products for better health worldwide.” Otsuka researches, develops, manufactures and markets innovative products, with a focus on pharmaceutical products to meet unmet medical needs and nutraceutical products for the maintenance of everyday health.


In pharmaceuticals, Otsuka is a leader in the challenging area of mental health and also has research programs on several under-addressed diseases including tuberculosis, a significant global public health issue. These commitments illustrate how Otsuka is a “big venture” company at heart, applying a youthful spirit of creativity in everything it does.


Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company is a subsidiary of Otsuka Holdings Co., Ltd. headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. The Otsuka group of companies employed 45,000 people worldwide and had consolidated sales of approximately USD 11 billion (€ 9.9 billion) in 2016.

All Otsuka stories start by taking the road less travelled. Learn more about Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company on its global website at Learn more about Otsuka in the U.S. at



This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by the people assigned to this position. It is not intended to include every job duty and responsibility specific to the position. Otsuka reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs as necessary. Otsuka is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status, or any protected status.

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