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Medical Affairs Manager - Munich

Company: Planet Pharma Staffing Limited
Location: Germany
Reference: 1309CZ
Closing Date: 13 Oct 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): 80,000 - 100,000

Job Summary:

Are you passionate about making a difference to patients’ lives? Why not let our client realise your potential? Join an oncology focused biopharmaceutical company devoted to providing transformative therapies to people bravely facing cancer.



Advanced clinical/science degree  
Minimum 5 years of pharmaceutical or biotech industry experience in related areas (Medical  Affairs, Research & Development, Pharmacology)
Minimum 2 years as a Medical Scientific Liaison or field-based Medical/Scientific Advisor role,  ideally in Oncology
Experience leading German medical projects and interacting with cross-functional teams is needed
Native level of German language as well as a Business command of English 
Travel: 30%

Job Title:

Medical Affairs Manager




Successful candidates can enjoy all the benefits associated with working for a global company including a COMPETITIVE SALARY and EXCELLENT TRAINING

Job Description:

Coordinates with field teams through leadership development for the organization, by fostering mutually productive relationships with HCPs & key decision makers across different types of healthcare organizations including: clinical research, group purchasing organizations in the areas of medical education, healthcare systems, and health technology assessment (HTA) bodies
Editing/reviewing abstracts, manuscripts, Standard Response Letters, promotional materials, slide decks for internal and external use; facilitating communication and training of Medical Science Liaisons (MSL)
Engages and drives Phase IV and IST clinical programs by interacting with study teams and HCPs/researchers, assisting e.g. with protocol development, identification of experts, site selection, investigator identification, and clinical trial site scientific and subject enrolment support. Conducts strategic discussions regarding research to support investigator/customer initiated studies for medical and clinical research and health economics and outcomes research (HEOR). Facilitates regular exchange with the development organization and conduct of PI, PII and PIII trials.
Attends & participates in medical/scientific meetings & conferences for the purpose of maintaining clinical/scientific expertise & providing strategic insights into emerging scientific data & healthcare trends
Supports Market Access activities by providing scientific expertise for various stakeholders
Leads efforts across Medical Affairs to keep abreast of latest scientific, disease state, and healthcare landscape information and uses this information to provide value to both external and internal stakeholders
Contributes to or leads Medical Affairs projects at cluster or regional level
Leads development or communication of scientific data to diverse audiences including physicians, pharmacists, nurses, and other key stakeholders
Executes scientific support for commercial functions of the organization including scientific support to health care professionals and training for speakers and Key Account Managers as needed
Effectively communicates by expressing ideas and information clearly and accurately
Maintains cross-functional collaboration with internal & field teams to provide scientific expertise and functions as a medical manager with, Clinical Research, local MA Strategy, Commercial, etc.
Develops sustaining relationships with HCPs and HCPs to deliver value
Supporting clinical, medical affairs, and health economics and outcomes research through numerous activities including: Site identification, site feasibility and physician/nurse education for both marketed products and the pipeline products for company sponsored research 
Protocol development and study management in collaboration with clinical operations and clinical research teams for medical affairs sponsored studies
Must have effective communication, interpersonal awareness, self management, teamwork and collaboration, problem solving

About Planet Pharma

Planet Pharma is an American parented, global staffing organisation head-quartered from Chicago with our EMEA regional office located in Central London. We have invested significantly in creating a robust international platform that enables us to work compliantly in 30+ countries with a current network of 2500+ active contractors globally as well as a very strong permanent / direct hire recruitment offering. 

Our specialist knowledge and close relationships with our clients and the wider industry really makes us unique in our field. Just recently we were recognised by FORBES as the 17th best professional staffing firm, and have won multiple awards from industry accredited bodies for our commitment to excellence and service delivery. We have extensive functional expertise including: Regulatory Affairs, Pharmacovigilance, QA, QC, Submissions experts, Clinical development, Quality, Biostatistics, and Medical Affairs / Writing.

To apply 
If you would like to discuss this vacancy further or to discuss your career options in confidence, please telephone either Chiara on +44 (0)20 3318 9376 or e-mail on

If this role isn’t suitable for you, please let us know if you can refer anyone – any recommendations are much appreciated! Planet Pharma offers a competitive referral scheme so you will be rewarded for your help!


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