Role descriptionRole: Medical Scientific Advisor
Therapy Area: Cardiovascular
Package: Negotiable basic salary, car allowance, pension scheme, private health, discretionary annual incentive scheme
Location: Buckinghamshire - High Wycombe Head, Head Office based with some occasional travel to Business Meetings and to meet customers in the field.
Role type: Medical Advisor, Medical, Medical Affairs
This is a great opportunity to join a leading pharmaceutical company which is enjoying significant growth. Our client is committed to providing quality healthcare products and services, focusing on specialised therapy areas. With a continued focus on the development of their pharmaceutical portfolio an opportunity has arisen for the position of Medical Scientific Advisor
The Medical Scientific Advisor will report to the Head of Medical Affairs and assist in the development of, and conduct a variety of Scientific Affairs initiatives. The role will also provide technical/scientific consultation to both the Scientific and the commercial teams to ensure accuracy and compliance with the standard and local rules and regulations. The ideal candidate will have a high level of therapy area expertise and will develop a network of external opinion leaders and other stakeholders in order to develop and deliver scientific affairs initiatives.
Attends scientific congresses and meetings to maintain therapy area knowledge and to develop/maintain relationships with external customers.
Act as therapy area expert.
Provide scientific input & feedback on IIT proposals.
To advise on compliance issues, review materials to ensure all claims are substantiated by scientific data and are in accordance with the ABPI/IPHA Codes of Practice (for example those materials and arrangements related to advisory boards)
To work collaboratively within the brand team to provide strategic scientific input into brand plans to develop an appropriate product strategy.
Take responsibility for the execution of the medical strategic plan.
Provide support to the Head of Medical Affairs in developing and implementing Medical Affairs initiatives to support the needs of the company.
Ensuring training of staff to meet technical and medical needs of their roles.
Develop scientific presentations (for example those for RML use, or educational materials)
Develop and review training documents to check medical accuracy and compliance with regulatory requirements in order to deliver training to commercial colleagues on such matters as therapy area awareness, competitor data, congress updates etc.
Provide scientific support to Marketing, Regulatory, Market Access, Pharmacovigilance.
Provide portfolio of data and medical/scientific input to HTA or other market access submissions as required.
Advise on scientific issues as required.
PV Trained to Level 3 - Internal.
Participate actively with the rest of the Medical Team in the creation of the Company SOPs.
Support the Medical Team in all activities related to compliance activities.