Director, Field Medical, Oncology - East

Posted 08 May 2024

Rockland, Massachusetts - United States

Req Id 274605

 

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Your role:

As the MSL Regional Director-East, Oncology, US Medical Affairs, you will play a pivotal role in leading, coaching, and mentoring the East Region Oncology MSLs. Reporting to the National Director of Oncology Field Medical, you will work closely with cross-functional teams to drive the strategic direction for field medical initiatives and MSL activities in Oncology. Your contribution will be integral to helping us achieve our global purpose: We are united As One for Patients to help create, improve and prolong lives.

 

STRATEGY:

· Set strategic direction for Medical initiatives and MSL activities in Oncology for the assigned region, in alignment with company objectives and brand or launch plans, as appropriate and compliant

· Support the Brand or launch teams and US Medical Affairs TA leadership team in the development of TA, Launch and Brand strategies, as appropriate and compliant

· Consolidate and communicate trends, market insights, and unmet needs identified in the field

 

OPERATIONS:

· Develop and implement strategy and ensure delivery of outcomes for US Medical Affairs through MSL in-field activities

· Responsible for building, monitoring, tracking, managing and assisting with the implementation of the US Medical Affairs strategic initiatives and MSL activities in their region

· Set, track and provide status updates to management and US Medical Affairs Leadership Team about MSL activities and programs

· Assist in development of training materials for MSLs

· Support MSL development and implementation of territory Medical plans with HCPs and KOLs in assigned region, including development of significant, long-term relationships, to ensure the safe and appropriate use of company products by patients

· Responsible for hiring, retention, support on career path development and promotion of MSLs in the region; responsible for performance management and merit process throughout the year; coach, manage and provide individual job enrichment developmental opportunities to MSL team

· Support company-sponsored and investigator-sponsored studies (ISS), as requested from time to time

· Assimilate, process and share medical information with stakeholders

· Ensure operational excellence by sharing best practices

· Comply with relevant trainings and SOPs

 

STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT:

· Interact and collaborate with National Field Director, partner Regional Field Medical Directors, Medical Directors and US Medical Affairs Leadership Team

· Interact cross-functionally with Commercial, Medical Excellence, Drug Safety, Regulatory, Legal, Compliance and Finance to develop, deliver and align strategic plans and tactics for Oncology MSLs, as appropriate and compliant

· Interact with Regional and National Directors in other TAs to leverage expertise, initiatives, programs and outcomes, as appropriate

· Local stakeholders in Medical community in TA, with given frequency and pre-defined metrics, as appropriate and compliant

· Interact with influential members of the Medical community (HCPs/external experts) and other healthcare stakeholders (managed care organizations, government organizations, patient groups) within assigned territory and TA, as appropriate and compliant

· Represent company at Medical events, programs, meetings and congresses

· Engage with internal colleagues (Medical Affairs department, Clinical Operations, Commercial colleagues as appropriate, etc.) in developing and delivering and participating in Medical or cross-functional initiatives

 

Minimum Qualifications:

· PharmD, PhD, MD, DO, or equivalent education

· English language competency

· Excellent communication skills

· 5 years experience in Field Medical Affairs

· Demonstrated advanced clinical oncology knowledge, relationship building and networking skills

· Ability to maintain collaborative relationships within a dynamic team environment

· Demonstrated ability to lead teams, manage and motivate a diverse work group, and maximize productivity

· Normal and routine office duties

· Ability to travel 30%

 

Preferred Qualifications:

· Minimum of 3 years of managerial responsibilities in the pharmaceutical/healthcare industry

· Preferred candidates will live in the Northeastern or Mid-Atlantic corridors of the United States



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