Medical Science Liaison, Oncology, Southeast

Posted 08 May 2024

Rockland, Massachusetts - United States

Req Id 274607


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Your role:

The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) is a crucial role within the Medical Affairs team, representing EMD Serono in the education of the healthcare community externally and leading the transfer of insights to drive strategic decision making internally. The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) is responsible for cultivating and maintaining collaborative relationships with influential members of the medical community to promote company, disease state and therapeutic awareness, in addition to serving as an advanced technical, scientific, and medical expert in the specified therapeutic area (Oncology) for the assigned region, Southeast.


• Provide in-depth scientific, clinical, and educational support to academic thought leaders and community decision makers through the dissemination of pertinent educational, scientific, and clinical information on the specific disease state and its treatment

• Cultivate and maintain relationships with Key Opinion Leaders as peers whose opinions, disease and disease treatment insights and competitive knowledge provide direction to US Medical Affairs and EMD Serono

• Disseminate to healthcare professionals state-of-the-art research and medical concepts related to the treatment and management of GU and H&N cancers through one-to-one peer interactions and group learning activities

• Lead Medical Affairs activities in your region coordinating with internal departments and external customers

• Represent EMD Serono at medical events, programs, meetings, and conventions

• Liaise with the US Medical Affairs staff on the development and implementation of medical initiatives both regionally and nationally

• Communicate research and development concepts, key field insights and competitive intelligence to appropriate internal stakeholders

• As appropriate, coordinate with Clinical Development and Medical Affairs in providing field support for clinical research studies

• Act as a liaison between investigators and Medical Affairs for the Investigator Sponsored Studies (ISS) program

• Maintain HCP and institutional profiling and visitation records for the territory

• Administer and monitor appropriate budget expenditures to meet the responsibilities as outlined above

• Ensure compliant use of field material and conduct of activities

• Act as a respected and highly regarded representative of EMD Serono by demonstrating our values, behaviors, and high impact culture

• Extensive (60%) regional travel including overnight travel, national meetings, and may include international conferences


Who you are:

The MSL must command a comprehensive understanding of oncology and will partner with other members of the Field Medical and US Medical Affairs teams to contribute to the overall understanding of the oncology disease state and therapeutics, developing significant and long-term relationships for EMD Serono with KOLs and community clinical leaders


Minimum Qualifications:

• PharmD, PhD, MD, DO or equivalent education

• English language competency

• Excellent communication skills

• Advanced scientific knowledge, relationship building and networking skills

• Ability to maintain collaborative relationships within a dynamic team environment

• Ability to communicate complex scientific and clinical information tailored to a wide-variety of audiences through multiple channels

• Comfortable with extensive (60%) regional travel including overnight travel, national meetings, and potentially international conferences

• Live within the assigned territory or within a reasonable commuting distance, or be willing to relocate.


Preferred Qualifications:

• Minimum of 2 years clinical and/or pharmaceutical experience in Oncology Therapeutic Area strongly preferred (required for Sr. MSL role)

• Prior experience as a field medical science liaison (required for Sr. MSL role)


Assigned Region:

Georgia and North Florida

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