ICON Clinical Research

Medical Affairs Specialist

20 Apr 2021
20 May 2021
Medical Affairs
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
Job Title: Medcial Affairs Specialist

Location: Warsaw, Poland

At ICON, it's our people that set us apart.

As a global provider of drug development solutions, our work is serious business. But that doesn't mean you can't have fun while you do it. With our vision to be the partner of choice in drug development, we hire only the best and brightest in the industry! Are you one of them?

At ICON, we have an incredible opportunity for a Medical Affairs Specialist to join the team in our Warsaw office,

This is a fabulous role within our Medical Affairs team that offers a phenomenal view of the life cycle of a clinical trial. You will be part of a wider project team and have great exposure to both internal and external customers.

In this role you will provide support to Medical Affairs management and Medical Monitors in all aspects of Medical Affairs activities, as needed. Assist in providing medical/scientific consultation to our customers.

  • Demonstrate meaningful protocol and product knowledge of assigned protocols with mentorship from the Medical Monitor
  • Author and contribute to the preparation of core MA deliverables
  • Recognize potential issues relevant for Medical Affairs project tasks and escalate according to the applicable procedure - own it!
  • Perform review of clinical and diagnostic data with oversight from the MM as it relates to patient safety
  • Liaise with investigational site and/or Sponsor as necessary regarding MA issues with oversight and guidance from MM
  • Liaise with safety and regulatory teams in order to facilitate open communication regarding updates on SAEs and regulatory issues

  • Bachelor's Degree or local equivalent Medical or Health-Science background (nursing preferred
  • EU prior relevant clinical research experience
  • Demonstrates professional demeanour, judgment, and discernment in interactions with colleagues, clients and other ICON staff
  • High level of flexibility and ability to prioritize one's own work and others as it relates to the overall processes
  • Basic knowledge of medical terminology and coding systems
  • Ability to analyze data in a broader context as it applies to the review of clinical trial data (laboratory values, eCRF, listings, coding) with guidance from Sr. MA Specialist, MA Coordinator
  • Proficient English verbal and written communications

Why join us?

Other than working with an outstanding team of ambitious people, we also offer a very competitive benefits package. This varies from country to country so a dedicated recruiter will discuss this with you at interview stage.

We care about our people as they are the key to our success. We provide an open and friendly work environment where we empower people and provide them with opportunities to develop their long term career.

Ongoing development is vital to us, and as a Principal Medical Writer, you will have the opportunity to progress your career, with the potential to move into other related areas to improve your skillset. Our benefits package is competitive, our scope is international, and we sincerely care about our people and their success.

ICON is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.
EOE race/colour/religion/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/vet/national origin