Rare Disease Medical Science Liaison

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Medical Liaison
  3. United Kingdom
Manchester, England
Posting date: 28 Mar 2021
36636

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Medical Science Liaison, this is an exciting opportunity to be involved in a niche therapy area and be a part of the team taking the product to launch. This is a home based role from the North West.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain scientific and medical expertise (Orphan disease areas)
  • Identify, develop and maintain relationships with KOLs, HCPs and professional organisations
  • KOL engagement, key account medical support, training and other appropriate activities
  • Facilitate scientific engagement, scientific exchange and medical information
  • Provide Disease State Education, clinical presentations and respond to medical requests
  • Update medical team and other internal stakeholders on medical community interactions
  • Provide medical support for patient and formulary access following global and local policies and procedures including liaison with patient associations
  • Support the development, implementation and completion of medical activities (advisory boards, congress symposia, hospital meetings and speaker programs)
  • Serves as a medical resource for internal medical and sales training
  • Support company sponsored clinical research and IIS process
  • Attend relevant scientific meetings and conferences and support development of summaries of key data, presentations or symposium
  • Ensure compliance with applicable local and global laws, regulations, guidelines and company policies and procedures


Skills and Requirements

  • Doctoral level degree (MD, PharmD or PhD) or MSc in Medical Field (e.g. Pharmacy, Nursing, Chemistry or Biology
  • Experience in clinical practice, research or pharmaceutical medical affairs and a strong understanding of the healthcare compliance requirements locally and globally
  • Deep therapy area knowledge in nephrology, rheumatology or autoimmune diseases
  • Demonstrated experience in KOL, HCP or medical community engagement
  • Experience in literature review and analysis
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience in public scientific presentations and experience in planning and delivering medical trainings
  • Strong communication skills and fluency in English
  • Availability to travel up to 50% of the time is a must



To Apply

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