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Global Medical Affairs Director

Switzerland   •  Contract/Temporary, Full time


Jocelyn Blackham is recruiting for a Global Medical Affairs Director to join a global pharmaceutical company at their site based in Zurich on a contract basis until the end of 2022.

The main purpose of the role will be to:
- Develop and execute multi-year global medical strategy for the specified Product/Disease Area, appropriately aligned with overall strategy and incorporating R&D functional strategies (clinical, regulatory, HEOR, PV, compliance)
- Play a role in the development and in-year implementation of the medical plan globally
- Drive global execution of specific medical projects per global medical strategy

Further responsibilities will include:
- Serving as Global Medical representative on standing and project-based cross-functional teams
- Provide Medical review to Global promotional and non-promotional materials
- Develop life cycle management and medical strategy, including e.g. publications strategy, congress strategy, customer interaction strategy, and the scientific communication platform for the disease area, aligned with overall product strategy
- Acting as a medical monitor/lead in registries

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:
- A medical degree or equivalent is required
- Previous experience in biopharmaceutical medicine, preferably within a matrix or franchise structure
- Experience in medical affairs is required
- Previous experience in Rare diseases is desired
- Previous experience working at a global level would be advantageous
- Experience working in cross-functional teams at the brand or disease area levels in country, regional or global organizations is preferred
- Experience in the disease area of interest through clinical experience, biopharmaceutical experience or education is preferred

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global pharmaceutical organisation.

Please could you send any correspondence in English. Please quote reference 50867 in all correspondence.


You MUST be eligible to work in Switzerland. Learn more

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Jocelyn Blackham
  • Phone: 01438 723 500
  • Reference: 50867
  • Posted: 11th June 2021
  • Expires: 9th July 2021

CK Group

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