Job Vacancy Medical Advisor


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Job Vacancy Medical Advisor
Posted on: May 31, 2015, 05:31:24 AM
Our Client is one of the top three Multinational Pharmaceuticals/Health Companies in Nigeria.

To provide up-to-date brand and disease area medical expertise to shape and implement the Franchise strategy, generate and communicate brand-related scientific data to internal and external stakeholders, build collaboration with the scientific community; to collaborate with Country, Regional and Global team members in the execution of relevant clinical medical activities in assigned project(s).

Job Purpose

Major Accountabilities

Prepares and drives the execution of the Medical Affairs strategic plans in collaboration with other functions to support the Franchise and brand strategies

Designs, initiates, conducts and publishes local organizations sponsored studies in the CPO to generate relevant scientific data that addresses local needs and data gaps

Evaluates investigator-initiated research studies for scientific soundness and alignment with the Global Clinical Development Plan and Medical Affairs brand strategy to decide on organizations support

Collaborates with CRMAs, MSLs and Clinical Operations, identifying potential investigators for local and global studies, ensuring inclusive approach for medical experts

Builds professional relationships with country level medical experts

Participates in gathering medical insights / needs / feedback from external stakeholders (eg. HCPs, HAs) in country and communicates to internal partners

Raises awareness of the company’s brands and programs, and disease areas in which the company have programs approved or being developed, through publication of manuscripts, scientific presentations and trainings

Provides a source of key medical knowledge on the company’s pipeline programs and approved brands

Collaborates cross-functionally to provide informed CPO input to IMB proposals

Performs comprehensive evaluation of products passing DDP/FDP to enable effective New Product Planning for the CPO

Works with market access team to develop country-specific HE&OR and market access strategies where applicable

Works with patient associations in the country to gain insights and develop patient centric approach

Provides input to Global Clinical Development Plans and protocols

Where appropriate: Manages direct-reporting Medical Scientific Liaisons

Provides medical expertise to non-medical functions from the early development phase throughout the life of the product(s) by:

Identifying the optimum positioning of the product within the therapeutic area

Establishing close medical collaboration with external experts for new projects

Assisting in the formation of medical advisory bodies as required

Supporting product launches

Supporting the evolution of promotional material

Training sales force on scientific data

Supporting DRA team on creation and updating of relevant materials

Candidate Requirements

Minimum: degree in Health Sciences/ Related fields
Desired: Spe...t Medical Degree or spe...t qualification related to discipline

Highly preferred is previous experience within a Medical function in Pharma industry (either medical person)

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