Medical Science Liaison

80,000 - 100,000
06 Dec 2018
20 Dec 2018
Contract Type
ProClinical is working with a leading pharmaceutical company that is seeking a Medical Science Liaison to be based in Belgium on a permanent basis. This position will be field based and will cover the Benelux region.

This Medical Science Liaison job is a field-based scientific and clinical expert that strategically
supports the medical and scientific objectives of the company’s investigational programs. He/she will be accountable to communicate the science and clinical application of RNAi to Healthcare
Practitioners (HCPs). In addition, MSLs are expected to build strong cross-functional
relationships with colleagues in Medical Affairs, Clinical Research, R&D, Patient Advocacy and
Commercial Operations, while maintaining full compliance with all relevant company, industry,
legal, and regulatory requirements.

Job Responsibilties:

* Partner closely with investigators and internal stakeholders to drive patient accrual.
* Identify key opinion leaders and cultivate a network of experts for key company disease areas.
* Conduct and implement a comprehensive disease awareness tactical plan within the respective geography.
* Collaborate with health care professionals to identify opportunities for the development of algorithms and guidelines to facilitate early diagnosis.
* Provide in-depth drug and disease state information to health care providers in the respective geography.
* Provide medical and scientific input into the planning and execution of advisory boards and work with physician experts to review speaker presentations and provide additional medical background where requested.
* Contribute to the company's achievement of Company objectives for pre-approved products.
* Provide educational meeting support at scientific congresses.
* Coordinate required medical, legal, and regulatory review and approval of all field Documents for distribution or presentation.
* Require 60-70% travel.

Skills and Requirements

* PhD, PharmD, MD preferred
* Proven basic science and/or clinical background to enable engagement of Health Care
* Professionals in a scientifically meaningful exchange.
* Prior experience in rare disease strongly preferred.
* Experience in clinical research, patient recruitment, and investigator-sponsored trials.
* Experience in medical education and KOL management.
* Effective communication of evidence based scientific information. Multi-lingual capability with fluency in French and English required, and a good command of Dutch
* Ability to work collaboratively and cross-functionally.
* Decision-making and accountability.
* PhD, PharmD, MD preferred
* Research, clinical, scientific publication experience.
* Hard-working, energetic and passionate about making a meaningful difference for patients and their caregivers.
* Outstanding interpersonal skills, including building strong working relationships, and Managing and resolving conflict.
* Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a highly matrixed environment; strongly team oriented.
* Superb communication skills; oral and written, including presentation skills.
* An unwavering commitment to upholding the highest ethical, legal, regulatory and scientific standards.
* A minimum of 8-10 years’ experience including at least 4 as an MSL. Additional clinical or other relevant experience preferred.

To Apply:
Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.
In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Tom Russell on +44 203 8246 104 or upload your CV on our website -
A full job description is available on request.
ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.


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