Medical Science Liaison - Oncology - Switzerland

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Medical Liaison
  3. Switzerland
Posting date: 20 Jun 2019

A job vacancy for a Medical Science Liaison - Oncology has arisen at a leading global pharmaceutical company specialising in development of biological therapies. This company is one of the top 10 global pharmaceutical companies that operates in 140 countries worldwide and has market leading products in multiple therapy areas.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Field based medical role to build scientific partnerships with Healthcare Professionals and decision makers through evidence based and non-promotional scientific exchange activities.
  • Strategically support development and prepare launch, commercialization and Life Cycle Management (LCM) of drug products through education, clinical trial support, research activities and scientific exchange and engagement with Medical Experts / Key Stakeholders / members of the scientific community as well as regional government or regulatory authorities and payers.
  • Seek external insights to shape AAA commercial and development programs.
  • Compliant with applicable policies, procedures and regulations.

Skills and Requirements:

  • MD, PharmD, pharmacist, PhD and other life sciences or equivalent with solid medical/technical background.
  • Local language fluent (oral and written).
  • English fluent (oral and written).
  • At least 2 years of relevant oncology postdoctoral, academic, government or pharma industry experience, preferable in a customer facing role.
  • Ability to develop and foster credible relationships with MEs/DMs.
  • Ability to understand and convey emergent scientific information.
  • Knowledge of oncology clinical medicine, disease management, and medical research in at least one therapeutic area.
  • Basic knowledge of the Healthcare System and of the research procedures as well as ICH guideline, GCP and other ethical guidelines relevant to the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Medical and/or scientific expertise within Therapeutic area required. 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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