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Senior Medical Manager

Location: United Kingdom
Reference: HQ00001288
Closing Date: 19 Jun 18
Type: Contract
Salary (£): On Application
Benefits: Excellent and Comprehensive Benefits – see below

Job Summary:

Medical Manager Freelance / Contract   TalentSource Life Sciences is currently searching for an experienced Medical Manager to work with one of our partner pharmaceutical companies in the Hertfordshire area.     This is a temporary position with TalentSource for 6 months with the possibility of being extended, on a full time basis. This is an office based role, however 1 day working from home will be considered.


Medical Manager

Freelance / Contract

TalentSource Life Sciences is currently searching for an experienced Medical Manager to work with one of our partner pharmaceutical companies in the Hertfordshire area.

This is a temporary position with TalentSource for 6 months with the possibility of being extended, on a full time basis. This is an office based role, however 1 day working from home will be considered.

The successful candidate will be working on studies dedicated to one client.

TalentSource is the division of CROMSOURCE dedicated to flexible staffing solutions. Through us, you will have the opportunity to be integrated into a sponsor-led team, whilst having the continuous support from your TalentSource Line Manager who will work closely with you to support your professional development and growth.

Position Purpose:

The Medical Manager will contribute to the success of the UK affiliate by supporting the Country Medical Leader and Local Medical Team to develop and successfully implement the Medical/Non-Promotional Plan with high standards of ethics, compliance and safety.

In addition, the Medical Manager is expected to have a strategic and Franchise perspective, provide mentorship and be able to effectively deputies for the Country Medical Leader as required which could include presenting/actively contributing at the Integrated Franchise Team, International Medical Team and leading a Local Medical Team as needed.

Main Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Medical Affairs support for the Local Medical Team and other non-promotional activities for the Franchise, including being able to deputies for the Country Medical Lead as required.
  • Development and Project Leadership of the Medical/Non-Promotional Plan. Ensure alignment of the UK Medical/Non-Promotional Plan with Integrated Franchise Team strategy / Global plans and proactive management of medical budget.
  • Therapeutic area expert advice-seeking plan and interactions, leading advisory boards. Develop and maintain expert knowledge in therapy area(s) associated with the Franchise. Contribute expert scientific advice into planning and development of disease awareness and/or promotional campaigns. Provide strategic input into Integrated Development and Commercialization Plan if needed. Support training of internal teams.
  • Clinical trial design and oversight as per ICH-GCP and local SOPs/regulations in collaboration with Country Clinical Operations.
  • Data generation. Identify local data gaps, local study protocol design, study planning, input to site selection and feasibility assessment. Lead the Phase IIIb/IV program.
  • Provide strategic insights and input for Drug Safety, Regulatory, Market Access and Communications activities as required.
  • Provide medical review (and Certification in qualified) for materials and communications.
  • Develop and implement publication plan in collaboration with Medical Writing. Develop materials and support trainings for MSLs.
  • Development of patient materials and risk management plan materials.
  • Provide medical input for Health Technology Assessment documents and lead presentation at external panels if required.
  • Support regulatory activities/documents for new product/indication applications and label updates.
  • Support Market Access teams, providing relevant efficacy and safety data on dedicated products and leading medical discussions/presentations for tendering if needed.

Education / Qualifications:

  • GMC-registered physician, GPhC-registered pharmacist or further/higher level science-based degree (e.g. MSc, PhD preferred).
  • If physician or pharmacist, ABPI Medical Final Signatory qualification preferred, otherwise expected to initiate Medical Final Signatory training course within first year.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Prior work within Medical Affairs in the pharmaceutical industry essential; prior work with Gynaecology and Oncology therapeutic areas is required.
  • Development and implementation of clinical trials, including data analysis and interpretation preferred.
  • Writing clinical publications and delivery of scientific presentations.
  • Working in a cross-functional / matrix team setting in collaboration with other functional partners.
  • Development and implementation of TAE advice-seeking plan and advisory boards.
  • Must have a strong understanding of ICH-GCP and local regulations.
  • Knowledge of drug discovery and commercialization processes.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Must have strong leadership skills. Takes a genuine interest in people, listens carefully, tells the truth and empowers/trusts people to make decisions. Discovers and develops the potential in people, strives for excellence and extraordinary results.
  • Ability to make decisions, manage change, provide technical and business expertise whilst inspiring and influencing other team members.
  • Able to provide strategic agility is essential.

Why choose TalentSource Life Sciences/CROMSOURCE?

CROMSOURCE is a family owned international, full-service Contract Research Organization who, since 1994, has been supporting our clients with outstanding clinical research and staffing solutions services. TalentSource Life Sciences is a fully dedicated flexible resourcing unit within CROMSOURCE and the successful growth has been achieved by putting high quality and client focus at the heart of everything we do.

Our employees are the most valuable company asset and we value resources and ensure they work in a friendly, family environment and develop their skills and talents. Human Resources is the fulcrum around which all activities are built and close management and training is the core instrument to develop and maintain highly-qualified personnel. The continuous training keeps the resources qualified in terms of competence and expertise and gives to all personnel clear tools to manage both internal and client processes with the same methodology.

Our approach is to equally value our clients and our own people. We know that we are not simply providing 'staff' or 'resources'. We are providing expert people. Highly talented, well trained, motivated people who make a positive difference to the work of our clients every day. Together we help our clients succeed in their work developing medicines and medical devices for patients around the world. Our large management team consists of a people with an extended experience within pharma and a high level of market knowledge

CROMSOURCE comes from the merger of MSOURCE and CROM in 2011 and we are great at recruitment and staffing services! We're proud to partner with the industry's leading Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Device and Marketing Communications worldwide, securing great global talent. We our open, friendly and approachable and aim to support you through the recruitment process every step of the way.

For the client client-facing positions, the successful candidates must be confident and be able to drive the role and themselves and to work autonomously in close liaison with a line manager at TalentSource, who will provide you with mentoring and guidance. Most of our roles are permanent positions with CROMSOURCE and you will be working on studies for just one client.

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Contact Information:

Address:  UK Office
CROMSOURCE Suite 3 Lomond Court Castle Business Park Stirling United Kingdom
Tel:  +44 (0) 1786 468990
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