Medical Director

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Director, VP & Physician
  3. France
Paris, France
Posting date: 04 Aug 2020

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Medical Director looking for a new challenge in an environment where your impact is instantly visible. It is a chance to join a commercial stage biopharmaceutical organisation in Paris.

Job Responsibilities

  • Works closely with the Head of Medical Europe to establish a medical footprint for in the French and Benelux markets
  • Is part of the European Medical Leadership team and contributes to the development of EU strategies and tactics
  • Establishes, develops and manages collaborative relationships with key medical experts and opinion leaders of the regions related to any current and future disease areas
  • Leads, coordinates and pro-actively contributes to all pre-launch and life cycle activities for the product and other pipeline products in the region
  • Partners with the Clinical Development team and Clinical Operations to identify and support the development of new compounds and indications
  • Ensures that all activities required by pharmacovigilance and risk management are planned, setup and pursued in accordance to respective local laws in France and Benelux
  • Takes responsibility as one of the local official spokespersons in case of external media requests regarding disease/product related matters
  • Ensures legal excellence and compliance in all medical activities

Skills and Requirements

  • Lateral move or experienced & senior Med Advisor/MSL (at least 8 years in Pharma and similar
  • A background working with ultra-rare indications is a strong advantage
  • Previous experience of product launches in oncology is desired.
  • Ideally worked in Hematology/Oncology before with solid contacts to top KOLs in France
  • Preferably a Medical Doctor, or bio-science background (PhD)
  • Strong communication skills, open style & pro-active
  • Ability to understand and effectively communicate scientific and medical information to both internal and a variety of external customers.
  • Fluent in both French and English, preferably a 3rd language

To Apply

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