Location: United Kingdom Frimley/Camberley
Closing Date: 22 Oct 16
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application
Medical Advisor / Senior Scientific Advisor FTC, Novartis, UK Do you want to work for a Global Pharmaceutical company where you will get recognized for your hard work and commitment? Look no further, apply today. Novartis is currently recruiting for a Medical Advisor to join the Retina / Ophthalmology franchise for their Head Office in Frimley for a fixed term maternity cover contract. ...
Medical Advisor / Senior Scientific Advisor FTC, Novartis, UK
Do you want to work for a Global Pharmaceutical company where you will get recognized for your hard work and commitment? Look no further, apply today.
Novartis is currently recruiting for a Medical Advisor to join the Retina / Ophthalmology franchise for their Head Office in Frimley for a fixed term maternity cover contract.
Job purpose :
The purpose of the Medical Advisor role is to provide medical knowledge to champion Novartis pipeline molecules, to ensure optimum delivery of UK study programmes and to support marketing activities associated with Novartis inline brands.
With the support of the Senior Medical Advisor and/or Therapy Area Medical Head the Medical Advisor will:
• Stay abreast of the Therapeutic Area (TA) Pipeline and is the Product Champion for the pipeline molecules.
• Provides input into the Global clinical development plan (CDP), study designs, protocols to ensure UK needs are addressed.
• Provides the medical insights and approval for any Particular Patient Supply (PPS) programmes
• Supports marketing to drive strategic positioning, differentiation and key marketing messages for Brand(s).
• Develops and maintains KOL/investigator relationships in conjunction with Scientific Operations
• Act as chief investigator for designated studies
• Provides input into the ethics submissions, informed consent etc
• Provides input/support at Investigator meetings
• Ensures all GCP requirements are adhered to and the study is inspection ready
• Ensures the End of Study results are shared with the investigators as appropriate
• Provides input into the local publication plan
• Is held accountable for the success of clinical trial delivery (using the standard ICRO metrics for startup times, recruitment to target etc)
Our mission is to care and cure; We want to discover, develop and successfully market innovative products to prevent and cure diseases, to ease suffering and to enhance the quality of life. We also want to provide a shareholder return that reflects outstanding performance and to adequately reward those who invest their money, their time and their ideas in our company.
Benefits of Working for Novartis:
• Competitive Salary
• Annual Bonus
• Strong Work/Life Balance - flexible working
• Top UK Employer
• Pension Scheme
• Share Scheme
• Paid holidays
• Comprehensive Medical Insurance
• Subsidised Canteen
• Employee Recognition Scheme
• Sports & Social Club
‘I came for the job, I stay for the culture’
Novartis are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. Minimum requirements The ideal candidate will have
• Suitable candidates will be qualified Ophthalmologists.
• Therapy Area Experience is essential.
• Experience within the pharmaceutical industry is desirable although not essential.
• The highest ethical standards, with a working knowledge of relevant clinical regulations and industry standards including Good Clinical Research Practice, and ABPI Code of Practice.
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