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Senior Manager, Medical Affairs

Posted 20 Oct 2017

Mississauga, Ontario - Canada

Req Id 168262

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A career with us is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 50,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


Who we are: EMD Serono a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany; is a leading science and technology company in healthcare, focused on specialty care. The Canadian healthcare commercial business has a deep expertise in neurology, fertility and endocrinology, and a strong pipeline of potential therapies in oncology, immuno-oncology and immunology.

 

Your role:  The successful person will oversee some members of the medical affairs group and also serve as a scientific/medical expert to facilitate the development of collaborative partnerships in the area of oncology, fertility and endocrinology.  He/she will utilize EMD Serono’s medical and scientific information on research developments, new concepts in medicine, treatment, and continuing medical education activities to build relations with thought leaders at both the academic and community levels.  As a leader in the medical affairs team, this individual will contribute to the development and implementation of the Canadian medical strategic plan, with a priority being the evaluation, design, and implementation of local Phase IIIb and IV studies.  He/she will liaise with the corporate medical and business teams and be able to manage frequent travel.

 

Who you are:  You possess a post-graduate science degree(s) in an appropriate discipline with a minimum of 5 years pharmaceutical industry experience in the field of Oncology (preferred). Considered a strong asset, you have previous oncology experience can lead Medical Advisory boards, and can identify and develop collaborative partnerships with key opinion leaders in EMD Serono’s therapeutic areas.  You can disseminate complex scientific information and  interact with key oncology stakeholders in a highly scientific manner. You have a demonstrated ability to work effectively both independently and collaboratively in a dynamic co-promote team environment, as well as with medical opinion leaders, multidisciplinary teams and cancer care networks. You can review and evaluate scientific publications, and develop, in collaboration with the Medical and Marketing teams, key message summaries for dissemination by the field staff.  You have an excellent project management foundation along with excellent communication, organization and negotiation skills.

 

  • A post-graduate science degree (Ph.D., M.D., Pharm.D. or M.Sc) is required
  • 5+ years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry (experience in the field of Oncology preferred)
  • Bilingual (English and French) preferred
  • Proven ability to design and implement post-marketing trials
  • An independent self-starter with the ability to work effectively both alone and with cross-functional teams
  • Ability to learn complex scientific information in multiple therapeutic areas.

 

What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!


Curious? Apply and find more information at come2emd.com

 

 


What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

Curious? Apply and find more information at come2emd.com

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