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The Medical Center of Excellence is a globally operating unit with medical-scientific experts dedicated to Strategic Brands. The area of responsibility comprises the development of the global Medical Strategy, New Product Developments (NPDs), Life Cycle Management, New Business Development and the development and implementation of processes to ensure Medical Ethical Governance and Compliance.
You will be accountable for global medical activities for products containing probiotics and Omega-3 fatty acids under the umbrella of the Vitamins Franchise, you will develop the medical strategy, review and approve promotional and non-promotional materials, generate and approve product claims. You will be the Medical-scientific lead for new product developments and for the development of concepts for clinical studies in close collaboration with the Clinical team. You will be the single point of contact for Medical experts. You will work in a global environment with cross-functional and cross-regional teams within a matrix organization.
Who you are:
- Degree in life sciences, preferably doctor degree,
- 5+ years experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry, preferably in in the area of medical management,
- Expertise in the area of probiotics is a must,
- Experience with medicinal products and food supplements,
- Leadership and strong intercultural/diplomatic skills,
- Ability to work in international/inter-disciplinary teams, good negotiation/organizational and communication skills, fluency in English, dynamic and flexible working style,
- Flexibility to travel (10-20%)
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