CRP/CRS/Medical Advisor - Norway (RHEU/DERMA)

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Medical Advisor
  3. Norway
Oslo, Norway
Posting date: 22 Jan 2020
This vacancy has now expired

A global healthcare leader is seeking to recruit a CRP/CRS/Medical Advisor to their office in Norway. The organisation creates informative and engaging online communities that share information in meaningful ways. This vacancy offers an exciting opportunity to work with a leading and innovative pharmaceutical organisation that develops high-quality medicines that meet real needs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Developing or contributing to the global and/or regional clinical/medical plan in his/her therapeutic area of responsibility.
  • Conducting outreach medical activities aimed at the external clinical customer community, including thought leaders.
  • Contributing to publications and data dissemination for products.
  • Contributing from the medical perspective to support the product pricing, reimbursement and access (PRA) process, contacts with regulatory and other governmental agencies; and various medical activities in support of demand realisation.
  • Collaborating with the Medical colleagues, the CRP/CRS is responsible for assuring that his/her activities are clearly aligned with the strategic priorities of the respective Medical Affairs business unit brand team (s).
  • Working with both the dermatology and rheumatology team in Norway while being a part of the larger Medical Nordics Dermatology and Rheumatology teams.

Business/customer focus (pre and post-launch)

  • Leading on the development of local medical strategies to support brand commercialisation activities.
  • Contributing actively on an ongoing basis to the strategic planning for currently marketed.
  • Understanding and anticipating the scientific information needs of all local/regional customers.
  • Actively address customer needs in a timely fashion by leading data analyses of new clinical or health outcomes research efforts.
  • Contributing as a scientific and medical expert to activities and deliverables of PRA, giving clinical input and insight to develop payer partnership programs and defend the product value.
  • Contributing to the development, review and approval of promotional and non-promotional materials for the brand team.
  • Supporting training of sales representatives and other medical representatives.
  • Become familiar with market archetypes and potential influence on the medical interventions for the disease area.

Scientific Data Generation/Dissemination/Exchange

  • Knowledge of and compliance with local laws and regulations, global policies and procedures with respect to data dissemination and interactions with health care professionals.
  • Understand and actively address the unsolicited scientific information needs of external health care professionals according to guidelines above.
  • Contribute to the planning of symposia and advisory board meetings with health care professionals.
  • Develop and maintain appropriate collaborations and relationships with scientific experts, thought leaders and professional societies.
  • Participate in data analyses, development of scientific data dissemination and preparation of final reports, slide decks and publications.
  • Communicate and collaborate with the Medical Director and Regional Medical Leader to ensure life cycle plans for assets in development.
  • Understand and keep updated with the pre-clinical and clinical data relevant to the molecule.
  • Represent the clinical needs of the region to the medical leadership in the development of clinical strategies, development plans and study protocol designs.

Skills and Requirements

  • An advanced medical/scientific or related graduate degree such as MD, PhD, PharmD, Masters degree (degree related to Immunology preferred).
  • Pharmaceutical industry experience preferred.
  • Prior knowledge and experience in Dermatology or Rheumatology.
  • Demonstrated ability to balance scientific priorities with business priorities.
  • Demonstrated strong communication, interpersonal, teamwork, organisational and negotiation skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to influence others in order to create a positive working environment.
  • Engagement in domestic and international travel to the degree appropriate to address the business need of the team.
  • Travel requirement >30% of the time.
  • Fluent in Norwegian and English, verbal and written communication.

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