- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
An internal and externally facing medical role that provides medical and clinical expertise in priority therapeutic/disease areas and builds AZ scientific leadership.
Participates and contributes with medical and clinical expertise in design of LCM and Brand Strategy.
Takes leadership in implementation of Medical Plan/ activities in alignment with Brand strategy.
Ensures that the Medical Activities meet the needs of patients and customers.
Engages Opinion Leaders in ESRs, scientific exchange meetings and advisory board meetings.
Defines and delivers training on Medical background of the product or various functions in an organization.
May take responsibility as Nominated Signatory medical reviewer for activities and promotional materials.
May take responsibility for mentorship of MSL/s in the country.
May lead Medical Information and Pharmacovigilance within a particular market.
To establish AstraZeneca as a scientific leader through proactive, updated and effective Medical input
To engagescientific leaders, professional bodies or societies to establish AZ as a scientific leader
Generate the medical evidence to support the brand strategies in priority TAs to meet unmet medical needs
Provide medical expertise to shape regulatory environment to achieve rapid and high quality market access of AZ products including new registration, new product evaluation and life cycle
Defines and delivers training on Medical background of the product for various functions in an organization as required
Governance and ensuring overall adherence to processes and regulation [include but not limit to patient safety, clinical trials, promotional activities, etc…]
·MSc/PhDin a scientific discipline
·Understanding of multiple aspects within Medical Affairs
·Knowledge of the latest technical and regulatory developments (essential for Sr MAM)
·Experience of Medical Affairs function within a pharmaceutical industry (essential for Sr MAM)
·Experience in relationship and stakeholder management (essential for senior MA)
Project management experience
· Qualified Medical Doctor in the required product or disease area
· Medical/Scientific knowledge in the responsible disease area
· Interest in a long-term career in the pharmaceutical industry
· MSL Management / Experience (Medical Affairs filed role)
· Coaching & Feedback – Leadership skills.
· Excellent presentation skills
· An ability to travel
· Fluency in English is required
AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law.
About the company
AstraZeneca is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical company that spans the discovery, development, manufacturing, distribution and worldwide commercialisation of primary care and speciality care medicines.
We believe the best way we can help patients is to focus on breakthrough science in order to uncover disease mechanisms and develop novel, targeted therapies that interact with them. This is at the heart of our purpose as a company: to push the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines.
We invest in distinctive science in three main therapy areas where we believe we can make the most meaningful difference to patients: oncology; cardiovascular and metabolic diseases; and respiratory, inflammation and autoimmunity. Our science exploits our rare combination of capabilities in small molecules and biologics, immunotherapies, protein engineering technologies and devices. These are reinforced by a strong focus on translational science and personalised healthcare capabilities. We build on our own capabilities by collaborating with world-renowned scientists and academic institutions and partnering with like-minded science-led companies.
Through leading in science, we are confident that we can transform the lives of people around the world and deliver value to our shareholders.