Medical Science Liaison - NW Germany

Bremen, Germany
13 Sep 2019
27 Sep 2019
Terance Au
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

A vacancy as a Medical Science Liaison - NE Germany has arisen at a multinational pharmaceutical company that specialises in developing life-transforming therapies for patients with severe and life-threatening diseases. The organisation develops innovative therapies. This position will be field based, covering a territory of North East Germany.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and continuously maintain the highest scientific and medical expertise in the field of neurology, and adjacent specialties, especially in areas which affect the company.
  • Maintain a high level of knowledge of and appropriately implement current local pharmaceutical regulation in conjunction with Regulatory Affairs and ensure implementation of company policies and procedures.
  • Attend appropriate national and international meetings and congresses for personal education and engagement and scientific exchange with the medical and scientific community.
  • Support the development and drive implementation of a local Medical Affairs Plan and strategy, to support best clinical practice and the overall corporate objectives.
  • Ensure that accurate and comprehensive scientific information concerning our products is available to decision makers and healthcare providers.
  • Work closely with the affiliate leadership to identify and address staff training needs. Conduct and provide medical leadership to training programs for the commercial teams and other functions.
  • Coordinate the timely and appropriate response to internal and external Medical Information enquiries, utilising global medical information resources and in line with local regulatory requirements
  • Drive the identification, development, and alignment with Key Opinion Leaders, other important customers and stakeholders, including professional organisations.
  • Deliver quality medical education presentations in a variety of settings and obtain valuable feedback that can be disseminated throughout the organization e.g. Staff Meetings, Round Tables, Hospital Meeting activities.
  • Ensure timely and informative scientific/medical exchanges with external customers and internal partners, which accurately reflect scientific data, in accordance with compliance policies and procedures as well as with legal and ethical standards.
  • Support the implementation of medical affairs practices to assess new indications, the treating community, patient pathways, diagnostic practices, and management strategies in relevant disease areas.
  • In conjunction with EMEAC clinical operations support clinical study feasibility and effective study implementation and on-going management of company sponsored trials, including disease registries.
  • Act as a point of contact for investigator sponsored research projects.
  • Support medical education programs mainly on a regional and occasionally on a national level: Identify speakers, discuss scientific content with speakers, review slides in order to ensure compliance with policies, laws and regulations.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Relevant scientific degree essential.
  • Minimum 3 years Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical field experience preferably in the orphan area.
  • Fluent in German and English both spoken and written.
  • Prior experience as either an MSL or sound experience in scientific sales a must.
  • Proven track record of relationship development in the industry.
  • Proven ability and experience to present complex scientific data.
  • Previous experience in an Orphan or Ultra-Orphan environment a distinct advantage.
  • Experience within Neurology would be ideal.
  • Prior exposure to complex matrix organizations or experience working as part of a virtual team is a plus.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

To Apply:

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Proclinical Staffing is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

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