Manager / Associate Director Global MSL & Medical Information job in East Hanover
|Employer:|| Novartis Pharmaceuticals|
|Category:||Research and Development|
|Job Type:||Full Time|
|State:||New Jersey (NJ)|
Responsible for Global medical information & MSL activities for defined oncology product(s) and/or related disease states including global medical information & MSL strategy, planning & execution. Responsibilities will also include development and implementation (with supervision) of strategy to establish medical information excellence worldwide.
•Develop Global Medical Information and MSL action plans for assigned product(s) and ensure alignment with Global Product Team (GPT) and Global Medical Affairs (GMA) priorities.
•Provide strategic direction for content development of Medical Information Global Guidance Documents (GGDs) for assigned product(s) to ensure accuracy, consistency and most current medical literature. Lead review and approval process.
•Manage implementation of Global MSL deliverables, training and resources for assigned products and/or related disease states.
•Manage MSL Insights team to gain external customer insights for development of Integrated Disease & Product Strategy (IDAPs) and optimize global tools and resources.
•Manage global escalation process for medical information inquiries in collaboration with global cross-functional experts to ensure the provision of the timely and high quality responses as defined by metrics.
•Liaise with countries and regions to evaluate medical inquiries worldwide to identify emerging issues and provide feedback to Global teams on customer insights and needs.
•Manage Medical Information excellence activities in assigned region or cluster.**Will hire at level commensurate with experience**
Advanced degree (PharmD, PhD, MD) in a health care related field. English: fluent oral and written
•Minimum 2 years experience in pharmaceutical industry in medical information or clinical research/medical affairs or medical education
•Excellent working knowledge of Medical Information activities and expertise in using literature databases
•Thorough knowledge of drug development, registration and marketing processes
•Oncology therapeutic knowledge preferred
•Excellent written/oral communication skills and strong understanding of Medical Writing
•Strong interpersonal communication and presentations skills
•Basic project and process management knowledge
•Strong customer focus
•MSL, Medical Information & Communication, or Medical Affairs experience preferred