Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Zug


Janssen is part of Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceuticals helping patients all over the world. The core areas of competence include hematology, oncology, immunology, CNS, PAH and virology.  With the development of new products and innovative processes, the company has made significant contributions to the advancement of therapy for many illnesses. The World Health Organization included five drugs in its list of the most important medications.

Medical Scientific Expert & Liaison (MSEL) CNS Switzerland

Reports to: Medical Head Oncology & CNS

Job purpose
To act as a scientific expert with deep knowledge in psychiatry, treatment trends (schizophrenia, affective disorders) and studies to maximize company product value through high quality scientific knowledge management.
To act as a scientific liaison responsible for proactively and reactively discussing our products, treatment trends and studies in the specific therapeutic area in Switzerland, on a peer-to-peer basis with a defined audience of Leading Specialists (Physicians, Pharmacists, Hospital Managers, Board Members of Scientific Societies, and other stakeholders).
To maximize company product value by feeding insights back to the company. Furthermore, a link shall be built between external stakeholders and different departments within Alpine to foster health economics, business insights and planning discussions. Through activities in line with the Medical Affairs Plan and the Stakeholder Outreach Plan, the MSEL is jointly responsible for the realization of short-term and long-term company goals.

Scientific degree: Medical Doctor, Pharmaceutical or Natural Science University degree.
Deep knowledge of the therapeutic area, strength in research and interpretation of medical data.
2-4 years related work experience, scientific acumen and communication skills in order to be accepted by Leading Specialists in peer-to-peer relationship.
Awareness of business strategy and high customer focus with an understanding of the importance of business results.
Innovative, able to work in a matrix and coordinate and drive a complex and changing environment.
Strong communication and influencing skills, a drive for results and an entrepreneurial mindset.
Languages: German and English required, French as an advantage
Job Location:
The role is field-based and demands approximately 70% external customer interaction. Ideally, you should be living around Zurich/ Zug area. 

We are looking forward to your online application.

Primary Location
Janssen-Cilag Switzerland (7325)
Job Function
Medical Affairs
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About the company

If you’re thinking about taking your career to a place where you can be seen for the talent you bring to your work, where you’ll have a chance to be the driver of your own career, and where others share your passion for caring and success, then we invite you to explore Johnson & Johnson. BE VITAL in your career and make a unique mark. Join the approximately 129,000 men and women who work within our companies and touch the lives of more than a billion people around the world every day.

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