Regional Medical Scientific Director

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Director, VP & Physician
  3. United States
Boston, Massachusetts
Posting date: 05 Jun 2019

ProClinical is currently seeking a Regional Medical Scientific Director for a biopharmaceutical company focusing on the treatment of rare neurological disorders. Successful candidate will be responsible for translating complex scientific information and data into high quality medical discussions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Exchanging medical and scientific data with key TAE's.
  • Deliver scientific presentations and develop medical education initiatives for internal and external medical stakeholders.
  • Identify gaps in medical knowledge of rare neurological developmental disorders and rare epilepsies.
  • Identify gaps and implement publication and education strategies for designated customers.
  • Support the development of publication and educational efforts with TAEs to meet these needs.
  • Support clinical trial activities, assist in site identification and feasibility.
  • Participate in reviews of investigator-initiated proposals.
  • Respond to unsolicited requests for information from physicians in accordance with local laws, regulations, codes and Ovid's SOPs.
  • Ensure compliance with all internal/external SOPs/Rules/Regulations.
  • Serve as a conduit and resource for customer insights pertaining to disease areas Ovid's area therapeutic interests.
  • Contribute to the medical planning for brand/asset team projects and activities, and work with medical leadership to develop and implement the RMSD medical plan for Ovid's area of therapeutic interests.
  • Engage in scientific discussions both in the field and in-house teams to facilitate ongoing information/clinical data sharing such as new data, competitive information, insights learned from customer.
  • Facilitate the development of investigator-initiated studies, and publications and field activities associated with both lifecycle management and pipeline.
  • This position requires approximately 60% travel (US and EU).

Skills and Requirements

  • Advanced scientific degree (MD, PhD, PharmD, NP) or equivalent experience.
  • 2+ years experience in the pharmaceutical industry or other healthcare environment required.
  • Previous experience in the field of Neuroscience or rare disease preferred.
  • Previous experience in a field based RMSD role preferred.
  • Thorough understanding of FDA, OIG, HIPAA and other ethical guidelines, laws, and regulations relevant to the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Must be a strong team player and effectively collaborate with internal departments.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office suite and associated hardware required.
  • Candidate must have a valid driver's license.

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.

In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Ella Jobson at (+1) 646-868-5142 or upload your resume on our website -

A full job description is available on request.

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