Junior Medical Information

Belgium, Brussels
£25.30 - £27.11 per hour
12 Apr 2021
10 May 2021
Bobby Burke
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Hobson Prior are currently working with a world-wide healthcare leader who are looking for a Junior Medical Information to join them in Belgium on a contract basis. Our client is focused on protecting and supporting people facing health challenges, so that they can live a better and healthier life.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Job Responsibilities:

  • To respond in first line to all unsolicited on-label and off-label inquiries received from healthcare providers and the public.
  • Accountable for research, assessing and compiling high-quality timely responses in a fair and balanced accurate format by relevant searching of literature to create clinical support for the products.
  • To record details of such inquiries in a database according to global and local processes and creates and maintains related medical response letters.
  • Provides the Medical Director with an update on relevant product issues.
  • To provide training related to Medical Information processes to the relevant stakeholders and newcomers.
  • To provide Medical Information support for other internal customers (marketing, medical affairs, external affairs).
  • To be an active team member for the Medical and Legal Review Process of promotional materials.
  • May participate in cross-function task forces/brand teams on an ad hoc basis.
  • Ensures full compliance according to Belgian rules and regulations as well as MSD worldwide review guidelines.
  • May be asked to provide medical training of internal stakeholders if additional support is required by the MAM/MSL or if there is no MAM/MSL available.
  • You are an active team member within the DPOC function and handles incoming medical information requests, adverse events and product quality complaints.
  • Reports adverse events to the Drug Safety Department and handles Product Quality Complaints within the established timeframes.

Key Skills:

  • Medical/scientific orientation.
  • Knowledge of diseases and drug therapies especially related to MSD products.
  • High level of scientific and ethical integrity.
  • Excellent team player.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • Excellent understanding of core systems, tools, and metrics included but not limited to medical literature software.


  • Requires either a Master in life science or other relevant degree (e.g. para-medical diploma) unless relevant proven prior experience in this type of function.
  • Customer, Market & Competitor Insights.
  • External Customer Engagement.
  • Disease Area & Product Knowledge.
  • Medical Research Design & Execution.
  • Medical Program Design & Execution.
  • Data Review, Interpretation, & Communication.

Apply now:

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