Medical Affairs Advisor - Home based

Posted:02.12.16
Location:United Kingdom
Salary:Highly Competitive Salary
Reference No:ME.KH.10134
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A well-known international pharmaceutical company with sites around the globe is looking to hire a Medical Affairs Advisor. The company specialises in developing and producing medicines and vaccines for a wide range of therapeutic areas including oncology, cardiology and immunology. 

 

Job Role:

To provide medical & scientific support to healthcare professionals and professional bodies through scientific communications and support for clinical research to facilitate a medical and scientific bridge between  the healthcare community. To provide specialist medical, scientific and Code compliance advice to the nominated internal team(s) to support the appropriate use of company medicines and successful implementation of the company's initiatives and programs.

  • Activities to build and develop enduring external relationships facilitating a medical and scientific bridge between the organsation and the healthcare community.
  • Data communication and customer insights
  • Communicate the value of our medicines through high-quality, accurate, balanced and impactful information. Leverage customer intelligence and insights to shape brand strategy.
  • Cross functional medical and scientific support
  • Support for other departments including Regulatory Affairs, Medical Information, HVCA, Customer Operations, MQC, worldwide research and development

Responsibilities:

  • To provide specialist medical and scientific advice to the nominated internal teams to support the appropriate use of company medicines and successful implementation of initiatives and programs.
  • To provide medical & scientific support to healthcare professionals and professional bodies through scientific communications and support for clinical research to facilitate a medical and scientific bridge between the company and the healthcare community.
  • To liaise with healthcare professionals to effectively communicate and manage drug safety issues
  • To build and develop enduring peer-to-peer relationships with leading healthcare professionals and specialists, including non-traditional customers and key decision makers.
  • To understand customer insights around current standard of care and to support their knowledge of the value of our medicines to the NHS and patients
  • Data communication and customer insights
  • To provide high-quality, accurate, balanced and specific information to customers in response to unsolicited requests for information.
  • To provide scientific insight and support to field- and head office based commercial colleagues.
  • To work with the cross functional team in-country and above-country to develop impactful and compliant promotional and non-promotional materials of value to customers
  • To review (and certify where applicable) promotional and non-promotional materials and activities within scope of the ABPI Code of Practice.
  • To ensure customer intelligence is brought into the organisation to generate customer insights, shape future strategy and leverage business opportunities.
  • To manage local advisory boards to gain customer insights
  • If media-trained, to present the scientific perspective on selected topics during media-briefings
  • Cross functional medical and scientific support
  • Support OREBM in providing medical support for HTA dossiers and regional/local formularies
  • Support Regulatory Affairs in responding to questions from regulatory agencies and implementing changes to product SPC, PIL and PI. Provide support for clinical overviews, core datasheet revisions, licence variations, batch specific variations and implementation of Risk Management Plans
  • Provide support to Medical Information to facilitate the maintenance of an accurate, relevant and high quality database which would enable them to respond effectively to customer enquiries.
  • Provide scientific input to other departments (e.g. Government Affairs, Stakeholder Strategy, Communications, Customer Operations, MQC, Research and Development groups) on a project-by-project basis
  • To provide specialist Code compliance support to brand/therapy area teams and other departments on customer engagement & partnership activities (e.g. Digital Channels, Joint Working, Medical & Educational Goods & Services)
  • To develop and maintain ongoing cross-functional working relationships with colleagues within the in-country, regional and global BU organisation

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Fluency in Business English
  • Pharmacy degree
  • For pharmacy applicants UK registration is preferred. Pharmacists registered outside the UK may be considered, for example if they have significant pharmaceutical industry experience and/or have worked in the UK National Health Service
  • Final signatory registered with the PMCPA with broad experience of working as final signatory
  • Comments: Role is 2-3 days a week and site/home based, which will be determined by hiring manager based on business requirements.

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.
In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Kevin Hansberry on +44 207 4400 636 or upload your CV on our website www.proclinical.com. 
A full job description is available on request.
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