The following job is no longer active please return to the job search page to begin your search again.

Medical Information Specialist

Posted:07.12.16
Location:United Kingdom
Salary:£20 - 22 per hour
Reference No:ME.LE.10142

This attractive Medical Information Specialist job is a great opportunity to join one of the pharma industry's biggest and most prestigious organisations. The company is located in Surrey, UK and has been working for over a 150 years across multiple therapy areas including cardiovascular, neurology and immunology.

Job Role::

The Medical Information Specialist (MIS) responsibilities include but are not limited to, researching and preparing responses for medical inquiries, as well as interfacing with and supporting Business Units Product/Therapeutic Team(s) and Global colleagues by providing medical information, and analysis of inquiry trends to support departmental and company objectives.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Serves as the subject matter expert for MI on responsible product(s)
  • Exhibits broad knowledge of assigned therapeutic area and a solid understanding of pertinent disease state(s)
  • Aligns with Global counterparts to ensure an open exchange of product information, business intelligence and best practices and participates in cross-border projects
  • Act as Regional Medical Information contact point for local issues (example, stock outs, local press releases) and medical communications (linking with Medical Scientific Relations (MSRs) to ensure aligned Medical communications)
  • Creates and maintains MI documents by ensuring that responses are medically and scientifically accurate, timely, balanced, and meet customers' needs. Ensures the alignment of response documents to global/region/local labeling and licensing for all the countries we support
  • Reviews and approves MI documents completed by others when appropriate
  • Ensures that affiliated contact centers have the necessary training and resources to appropriately meet customer needs and expectations. 
  • Maintain a constant interaction with the contact centers for training, updating, and for supporting them in handling issues that might occur locally
  • Together with the Brand and Medical Teams, facilitates the development and maintenance of formulary-related documents in support of improving access to managed care formularies and their distribution through the call centers
  • Maintains compliance with corporate and departmental trainings, standard operating procedures, and implementation guidelines
  • Provides an MI perspective on the development and revision of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Work Instructions (WIs) and other procedural documents as necessary

Education and Experience:

  • Life science graduate preferred. PharmD, BS in Pharmacy, or MD/DO strongly preferred. Degrees from other medical disciplines also considered
  • Candidates with pertinent industry-related experience and/or post-graduate specialty/residency are desirable
  • 1-3 years of medical information experience preferred
  • Proficiency with computer and software applications
Useful Links
Newsletter

Enter your email below to subscribe to our weekly newsletter: