Associate Director - Medical Affairs

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Director, VP & Physician
  3. United Kingdom
Uxbridge, London
Posting date: 17 Jun 2019

A vacancy has arisen for a Associate Director - Medical Affairs with an internationally renowned pharmaceutical company, based in their UK office. This organisation is known for its solid commercial portfolio of life-saving drugs within a number of therapy areas, along with a growing pipeline of investigational drugs and an unmatched patient access program. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading pharmaceutical organisation and support their innovative impact on the healthcare field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing Early Access Programs across EMEA region.
  • Overseeing Regional non-promotional meetings/medical education programmes.
  • Conference planning, including symposium and allied medical activities.
  • Running pre- and post-conference presentations.
  • Distributing post-conference debrief materials for both internal and external use.
  • Supporting the creation of non-promotional materials for both internal and external use e.g. scientific data presentation for medical scientists and patient support materials.
  • Utilising a high level of business acumen, analysing and coordinating activities from identified industry trends, competitors' resources, and practices.
  • Establishing working relationships with key opinion leaders, both locally and nationally.
  • Acting as a key medical resource for the company with local management, marketing, medical, and clinical research departments.
  • Overseeing publication tactics across the EMEA region.

Skills and Requirements:

  • D., Pharm. D, or higher qualification in Life Sciences.
  • At least 2 years of experience in office-based medical affairs tasks in the pharmaceutical industry in hospital-based products.
  • Ideally, an expertise in therapeutic areas, including oncology, immunology, or haematology.
  • A good level of knowledge of the ABPI Code of Practice, ideally with experience of reviewing promotional and non-promotional materials. Final signatory desirable.
  • Proven track record of executing medical affairs plans with a focus on Early Access Programs, publications, medical education, and congress activities, including symposium.
  • Basic knowledge of budget and account management.
  • Able to travel to domestic and international conferences.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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