Senior Medical Affairs Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Medical Advisor
  3. Korea, Republic of
South Korea
Posting date: 14 Jan 2021
This vacancy has now expired

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a talented Senior Medical Affairs Manager in South Korea. The chosen candidate will be expected to supply medical insight, learning materials and scientific input regarding product strategy.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead the medical affairs organisation for the assigned therapeutic area with responsibility for the generation of medical strategy development through the design of phase IIIb and phase IV studies.
  • In addition to the generation of scientific data to support medical claims, provide input for the generation of health economic outcome data to support reimbursement.
  • Oversee the alignment of medical strategies and communication plans, support resources and budget to ensure the medical and commercial needs/opportunities of the oncology business are met.
  • Support integration and communication to regulatory and development teams with strategic medical input where appropriate; ensure medical affairs activities are scientifically sound, within relevant guidelines, and of a high standard.
  • Recommend new Country studies, medical affairs activities and investments to Global Medical Affairs leadership via Country Medical Director
  • Ensure compliance with Country directives for, amongst others, the release of promotional material and medical representative training materials.
  • Lead and participate in Country/Regional Medical and Scientific forums (i.e., advisory boards and educational) that involve scientific leaders.
  • Provide support to the Local Safety Officer, who has accountabilities as follows:
  • Development and maintenance of country/regional procedures required for local compliance and global company needs.
  • Receipt and follow-up of locally originating adverse event reports.
  • Where required activities for the local responsible or local contact person for Pharmacovigilance as defined by local legislation
  • Authorized personnel within the Local Affiliate Offices to have access to the Global Safety Database
  • Review of local literature
  • Monitoring of local pharmacovigilance requirements and maintenance of local legislation repository in collaboration with Global Safety Operations

Skills and Requirements

  • M.D. physician or equivalent with significant experience in all aspects of clinical trials and professional knowledge and skills working with hemato-oncology therapeutics in either solid tumour or hematology indications.
  • Relevant pharmaceutical or related industry experience (5-10 years) in heamto-oncology with a proven track record of contribution to commercial, medical and/or clinical development strategies (in-country/region).
  • Understanding of commercial and scientific needs on a local and global basis.
  • Proven ability to translate and appropriately align commercial and scientific goals and objectives and to interact productively with both commercial and scientific colleagues.
  • Highest ethical standards in corporate medical governance.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • English proficiency a must.
  • Applicants must have unlimited working rights in Korea to be considered.

To Apply

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