Medical Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Medical Advisor
  3. Switzerland
Zürich, Switzerland
Posting date: 10 May 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Medical Manager to contribute to the development of medical affairs strategy. You will be expected to support clinical trials, regulatory affairs and reimbursement applications. This role is based in Switzerland.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure that the development and execution of medical plan in support of best clinical practices and overall objectives are aligned with Global Medical Affairs plans and brand strategic plan (developed jointly Medical, Marketing and Market Access)
  • Establish and manage relationships with investigators, KOLs, supporting patient recruitment and delivery in clinical trials
  • Support where appropriate Global Clinical Study Team, local staff (Clinical and Regulatory), and investigational site staff (investigators)
  • Efficient & effective communication, exchange of information across projects & reporting lines
  • Identify unmet medical needs, patient pathways, identifying patients for clinical research and to develop a thorough understanding of the disease area
  • Support medical affairs activities, medical education, medical publications and new data generation including investigator-initiated research
  • Support reimbursement applications through development of appropriate medical documents and provision of medical expertise with internal and external partners for HTA process.
  • Medical leadership of early access programs including liaison with KOL experts and program design, implementation and analysis

Skills and Requirements

  • Medical (M.D.) or Scientific education (Ph.D., Pharm. D.)
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry (Medical Affairs or Clinical Development)
  • Medical experience with Orphan Drugs/specialised technologies desired
  • Previous direct experience with HTA applications and management of early access programs
  • Understanding of medical aspects of therapeutic area along with willingness to develop in-depth expertise
  • Experience of working with commercial and market access teams as well a strong focus on patient centricity and safety
  • Professional level in English, both in oral and in written communications
  • Excellent user of Office Programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Displays strong organisation and time management skills; reliable in completing tasks and delivering on commitments in a timely manner.

To Apply

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.