Medical Advisor CNS and Psychiatry

Germany (DE)
07 Apr 2021
07 May 2021
Medical Affairs
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level


  • Design and lead the Global Medical Affairs strategic initiatives, working in cross-functional groups such as Clinical Development, Pharmacovigilance, Epidemiology, Scientific Affairs, Marketing, Communications, Outcomes Research and Patient Relations
  • Interact with key healthcare providers to exchange scientific and medical ideas, including advisory boards and presentations at international meetings.
  • Coordinate phase IIIb trials and "Investigator-Initiated Studies" (IIS) from a scientific, medical and strategic perspective, but also RWE gathering and Patient Pathway initiatives.
  • Provide scientific and medical input to publication strategy and planning, reviewing manuscripts also is part of your business routine.
  • Collaborate with commercial organizations and provide scientific input for the development and review of promotional materials, documents and presentations for the assigned drugs and/or indications.
  • Initiate and build collaborations with local Medical Affairs in other countries and thereby ensure the seamless knowledge transfer and the integration of local knowledge and needs.



  • Medical degree, specialization in psychiatry/neurology preferred
  • >3 years industry experience, Clinical research desirable
  • Ability to interpret scientific and clinical trial data
  • Successful track record in planning, conducting and publishing basic science and/or clinical research
  • Strategic thinking and ability to work effectively in cross functional teams


  • >5 years’ experience as Medical Advisor/Medical Lead for a CNS compound
  • Strong scientific expertise in psychiatry and/or CNS drug development
  • Focus on the international scientific community, top level medical experts and all relevant stakeholders
  • Sound understanding of clinical development and key study concepts incl. background, sample, size, design, timing, feasibility
  • Able to build up medical affairs team by leading hiring efforts, coaching and mentoring other medical affairs professionals in the TA CREA.




  • Competitive basic salary and remuneration package
  • Bonus and stock options
  • Generous vacation allowance
  • Flexible working patterns
  • Growth and development opportunities

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