Scientific Advisor

Hertfordshire (GB)
Competitive salary and benefits
28 Aug 2021
16 Sep 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)


  • Full-time permanent position
  • Part Office based in Hertfordshire
  • Competitive package
  • Global pharma company



  • Act as therapy area expert to provide tactical and strategic medical input into the company decisions on specified therapeutic areas as required
  • Distil clear content from the wealth of scientific data & communicate this to the business 
  • Develop communication concepts in cooperation with marketing and/or external partners
  • Prepare scientific material for internal and external use and prepare medical competitor intelligence information for dissemination
  • To provide specialist ABPI Code compliance support to brand/therapy area teams and other departments on customer engagement & partnership activities
  • Scientific review and copy approval for promotional materials in accordance with the ABPI, IPHA & ABHI Codes of Practice
  • Train field and head office teams on medical & scientific aspects, ensuring scientific data and medical concepts are understood and consistent with promotional strategy
  • Support and lead as necessary on non-promotional meetings and advisory boards
  • Develop professional relationships with key opinion leaders
  • To act as a product specialist resource providing detailed knowledge of medical information to support key communication messages and to present medical communications data to customers on request
  • Responsible for supporting the maintenance of the database of accurate and up to date Standard Responses & FAQs for aligned brands

Full job description available on application



  • Life Sciences Degree (Mandatory)
    • Degree in Pharmacy and a registered UK pharmacist is an advantage, in order to cover nominated signatory duties
  • Copy approval experience
  • Experience in Medical Affairs related role essential
  • Knowledge of ABPI, IPHA and ABHI Code of Practice
  • Experience working on multiple projects on tight deadlines
  • 2+ years’ experience within pharmaceuticals industry setting
  • Experience in aesthetics or dermatology therapeutics area (Desirable)
  • Experience working with consumers and or private clinics in a OTC/ medical device capacity would be considered
  • Only candidates with existing right to work in the UK/EU will be considered


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Apex Recruitment are a specialist agency providing opportunities within the pharmaceutical, biopharma, biotech and medical device industries recruiting in the areas of medical affairs, drug safety, clinical and quality.

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