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PW 6727 Medical Lead – Biotherapeutics

Company: AXESS
Location: South East M3 / M4 / M40 Corridor
Reference: PW 6727
Closing Date: 13 Feb 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Car / Bonus / Pension / Medical / Subsidised Restaurant

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Job Summary:

Opportunity for a Medical Affairs professional to join a blue chip organisation as Medical Lead in a medical marketing capacity. You’ll set strategy for Biotherapeutics within Immunology, working cross functionally with market access, government affairs and patient support programmes to influence other therapy areas. This unique role also carries line responsibility and is earmarked for development in the future.



Blue-chip Global Pharmaceutical Company

Based West of London in the M3 – M40 Corridor

Flexibility to work from both home and the office

Open to EU and UK Medics, Pharmacists and PhD

Opportunity for the right candidate to develop to final signatory



Develop and maintain in depth knowledge for assigned product(s) / relevant therapeutic area(s) through attendance / participation at key internal meetings/training sessions, relevant congresses, and seminars and by regular self-study of the national/international literature.

Provide expert medical/scientific advice for assigned Biosimilar products and related therapeutic areas, including responding to requests for scientific/technical information; contribute to the development and medical and scientific accuracy of core dossiers generated by the medical department (i.e. pricing and reimbursement dossiers, HEOR dossiers, medical information packs, clinical expert reviews etc.).

Establish and maintain professional and credible relationships with key thought leaders / external experts and academic centres; this will involve participating in scientific congresses, coordinating advisory boards, round-table meetings, discussion fora etc.

Deliver scientific presentations and medical education programs to healthcare professionals

Screen relevant literature and other information from relevant scientific societies meetings and conferences and develop summaries of key messages for use within the Company (e.g. key areas of scientific/company interest, new trends in diagnosis, monitoring and treatments in the therapeutic area, etc.)

Deliver training to sales forces and other departments; develop and update relevant training materials.

Design and implement clinical research projects within defined standards and budgets (e.g. Phase IV, post marketing clinical activities such as registry/database projects, epidemiological surveys, and PMOS studies).

Provide the required oversight to manage review, approval and conduct of IIS studies.

Support the affiliate Clinical Research Department in the management of clinical studies, as appropriate (e.g. review new clinical study protocols, identifying potential investigators/sites, conducting feasibility surveys).

Review and preparation of promotional material.

Provide medical/scientific input into marketing strategy and key commercial initiatives.

Ensure compliance with all applicable national laws and regulations, guidelines, codes of conduct, company policies and procedures and accepted standards of best practice.



Physician (Medical Degree) or Pharmacist with Medical Affairs experience preferred

PhD with extensive Medical Affairs experience will also be considered.

Strong understanding on relevant codes of practice (i.e. ABPI) and regulations.

Therapy area experience of biologics an advantage


Before you apply for this position it is vital that you are in possession of an EU or UK passport or relevant visa to work without restrictions in the UK.



For a confidential discussion please telephone Anette Gillan, at AXESS Limited on 020 8560 2300. To apply, please send your CV to quoting reference PW-6727.



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