€400 - €600 per day
  1. Permanent
  2. Epidemiologist
  3. Belgium
Posting date: 01 Jul 2019

A biopharmaceutical company is seeking to recruit a Medical Science Liaison (MSL) to their office in Paris. This organisation specialises in developing treatments for cancer, operating across Europe, the United States, and other international markets. This is an exciting opportunity to work with an establishment that prides itself on its extensive pipeline of products under development.

The MSL will follow regulatory and corporate guidelines, will facilitate and build scientific relationships and collaborations with the medical/scientific community, and interact with local, regional, and national healthcare providers, medical societies, and organisations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Contributing significantly to the development of worldwide epidemiological strategy and policies and their implementations and research plan to accomplish that strategy in one (or more) vaccine/disease areas.
  • Working effectively with the clinical development team and the access team to communicate about disease occurrence, disease understanding, payer evidence, risk management plan, and safety issues based on reviews of available literature and/or new epidemiological studies.
  • Managing and implementing epidemiological activities according to strategy and plan with the support of the operational teams.
  • Becoming involved in strategic planning, discussions, study design, protocol reviews, data collection, compilation and interpretation, and scientific writing for publication, as well as literature reviews and compilation of existing epidemiologic data.
  • Developing study design and data collection for epi studies.
  • Authoring final report summarizing study results.
  • Writing and co-authoring manuscripts for peer-reviewed publications.
  • Making presentations to the scientific, medical, and public health communities at national and international meetings.
  • Planning and coordinating scientific dissemination of epidemiology data, in consultation with internal partners and external stakeholders.
  • Contributing to cross functional activities as epidemiologist representative: task forces/working groups, development of policies/guidances related to epidemiology activities and also organizational work stream.
  • Providing support to Regional Epidemiologists as needed.
  • Partnering with external groups conducting epi and other community studies globally; initiate and manage external collaborations globally.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Training in the principles of epidemiologic study design, conduct, and quantitative analytical methods used for epidemiological studies.
  • Skills and ability to review the statistical and epidemiological literature to identify appropriate methodology to achieve research goals.
  • Able to understand and interpret scientific methods and information and communicate the data to both scientific and lay audiences, in written and presentation formats.
  • Strong skills in using statistical tools and database software, as well as proficiency in collating and analyzing epidemiologic data.
  • 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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