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PW-6770 MSL / Medical Science Liaison (North UK)

Company: AXESS
Location: Northern Region
Reference: PW-6770
Closing Date: 12 Jul 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Competitive Incl, car allowance, bonus, pension, medical

Job Summary:

Opportunity to join an exciting Pharma organisation as their Midlands / Northern based Medical Science Liaison (MSL). The role reports directly to the UK and Ireland Medical Director and our Client is looking for an exceptional candidate, preferably with previous MSL or Pharma Scientific experience to achieve objectives at a senior level. Field based in the territory.



Global Pharma Organisation

GI Portfolio

North of England, Midlands, Scotland and Northern Ireland Region



Develop peer to peer scientific relationships, assess advocacy (degree of Medical Expert understanding and agreement with product medical platform statements) and contributions (activities in which Medical Experts are independently qualified to engage or collaborate with the organization), and respond to unsolicited requests for scientific information using approved, non-promotional materials with Medical Experts/Key Stakeholders, Health Care Professionals (HCPs) and decision makers.

Contribute to identification and mapping of Medical Experts/key stakeholders in line with local strategies.

Provide and discuss scientific information and data with HCPs to ensure quality and accuracy of medical and scientific information on new treatment options including products and selected areas of therapeutic interest.

Liaise and provide up-to-date medical support to relevant external groups to ensure evidence based understanding of products relative to medical guidelines, and health economic information.

Provide speaker training to HCPs to support education to the healthcare community about new therapies developed and commercialised by Company.

Provide scientific educational activities to support study accrual for key trials as appropriate.

Provide feasibility and research site recommendation for Company sponsored clinical trials.

Collaborate with external / internal CRO team and Medical Advisors, to support clinical sites, including providing guidance in accordance with guidelines, Internal Policies, and regulations as appropriate.

Increase awareness of clinical research program to enhance patient identification and trial accrual

Engage in scientific discussions related to Company research areas/compounds/pipeline with Medical Experts, speakers & investigators.

Support scientific exchange to advance understanding of new scientific principles, novel research trends, and current scientific debate.

Provide scientific and educational information to healthcare professionals on specific patient critical issues.

Provide scientific support to Medical Experts/Key Stakeholders upon their request

Implement scientific projects according to global, regional or local medical strategies.

Provide medical support and training (i.e. disease state and product) to colleagues (e.g. sales reps, CRAs, etc.). .



Degree in life sciences / MD/Physician, PharmD, pharmacist, PhD and other life sciences with solid medical/technical background and proven competencies influencing skills, clinical research in-sight, business and market knowledge.

Proven ability to develop and foster peer-to-peer, credible relationships with Medical Experts/decision makers.

Working knowledge of the Healthcare System and of the research procedures as well as the ICH guidelines, GCP and other ethical guidelines relevant to the pharmaceutical industry.

Working knowledge of the relevant Codes of Practice (ABPI, IPHA, EFPIA).

Thorough knowledge of clinical medicine, disease management, and medical research in at least one therapeutic area.

Ability to understand and convey emergent scientific information in a credible and engaging manner.


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 Jonathan Elliott at AXESS Limited on 020 8560 2300. To apply, please send your CV to quoting reference PW-6770.



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