Global Director Medical Affairs Gastroenterology €140,000 to €200,000

Germany (DE)
Highly Competitive, Car and bonus
21 Jul 2019
20 Aug 2019
cs gastro
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Top 10 pharma company with an excellent pipeline in Gastroenterology. This role will lead the pre-launch and launch activities for these developments across Europe including some emerging markets




One of the world’s top 10 pharmaceutical companies, our client is a growing, forward-thinking organisation, rich in both heritage and expertise. It is dedicated to improving people’s lives with innovative and reliable pharmaceutical products.


The company is already a proven player in multiple TA’s – a position they have achieved through a commitment to innovation.


With approximately 20% of their sales being invested in research, they are dedicated to building a strong presence in this most challenging of areas where a high level of unmet medical needs exist.


They are looking for an experienced Director of Medical Affairs to support these exciting new developments across Global.




Provide medical leadership to commercial activities for the Gastroenterology franchise including the planning, preparation and approval of


o strategic business plans and associated medical affairs plans
o internal and external scientific product presentations
o publication plan development and implementation
o external meetings, advisory boards and symposia
o promotional and scientific materials


Work with Brand teams on development of Brand strategies for key/core products


Contributes to the strategic positioning of products across Europe


Provide coaching and guidance to the Medical Affairs specialists.


Provide medical input to training materials and delivery of events to ensure accuracy of content.


Prepares the medical and scientific evidence together with a sound business case to communicate the benefits of product portfolio to the market and manage advisory boards effectively.


Contributes to the process of regulatory review and approval across the region


Provide advice across the company on medical, regulatory and clinical matters and activities relating to assigned product portfolio.


Support the VP in the development, conduct and reporting of Phase IIIb and IV clinical trials so that the trial therapeutic area study programme can be accomplished expeditiously and effectively.


Advise clinical trials teams relating to the most high impact and complex cases.


Contribute to the research and development priorities relating to the Gastroenterology area with an impact across the region


Develop and maintain ongoing relationships with external key opinion leaders (KOLs), healthcare professionals, government authorities, funding bodies and other entities




Medical Degree (MD) with demonstrated record of accomplishment in pharmaceutical industry Medical Affairs with key focus to Gastroenterology. Out of Country launches and line management experience. Patient experience with Internal Medicince.


Want to find out more and APPLY NOW?

This opportunity has understandably been incredibly popular. We encourage all interested candidates to apply without delay as it is likely that recruitment will close prematurely. Please direct all questions (if necessary) to “Chris” at cswain (at) barringtonjames (dot) com alongside a copy of your CV.

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