Posted to MedZilla on 9/19/2017


Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-IL, Account Medical Lead, Associate Director (NorthEast) (NY, Washington DC, OH, MI, IL, WI) 1701624-MZ


 
 

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Account Medical Lead.

Takeda is a global pharmaceutical leader with 30,000 professionals working together across more than 70 countries. We have an unwavering dedication to put people first and we live our values of Takeda-ism Integrity, Fairness, Honesty, and Perseverance. We are united by more than 230-year legacy of research-based pharmaceuticals and our mission to strive toward Better Health and a Brighter Future for people worldwide through leading innovation in medicine.

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Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Account Medical Lead working on the US Medical Affairs team, a typical day will include:

POSITION OBJECTIVES:

  • Working with Account Management (AM), serve as the first-line Takeda medical point of contact for key accounts.
  • Through a deep understanding of key accounts, develop medical strategies and tactics that result in mutually beneficial partnerships.
  • Lead cross-functional efforts to deliver a partnership approach that will pull-through medical strategies and tactics within key accounts.

POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Working closely with commercial Account Management (AM) teams, develop medical strategies and tactics for key accounts by understanding population-management strategies, priorities, challenges, and evidence needs.
  • Develop and lead initiatives from a medical engagement perspective with key accounts in order to facilitate well informed access decisions for their covered populations. Cultivate strong relationships with key medical decision makers (Pharmacy Directors, Medical Directors, VP, C-Suite) at key accounts.
  • Identify partnership opportunities that pairs key external stakeholder needs with available Takeda medical resources (HEOR, Med Ed, Med Info, etc).
  • Engage payer KOLs within key accounts, when appropriate, in discussions related to collaborative research. Develop and submit concept(s) for review and approval, and may include participation on the study team, including potential authorship based on established Takeda policies.
  • Lead effectively Field Medical Matrix partners (MSLs) and internal Medical Affairs experts to meet need of key accounts for specialized or deep therapeutic area, product, or other scientific expertise.
  • Maintain superior product, disease state, and payer/provider environment and reimbursement expertise as required by scope of TA responsibility.

EDUCATION, BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:

  • The qualified candidate will have a doctoral degree in a health sciences related field such as a PharmD, MD or Ph.D.
  • Seven (7) years of post-doctoral healthcare, pharmaceutical or managed care experience.
  • One (1) year of proven ability to lead cross-functional team to deliver scientific information to payers.
  • Excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills.
  • Senior level influence and credibility with the ability to engage senior executives.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with strong competence in presenting.
  • Ability to maintain a command of a large amount of scientific information across multiple therapeutic areas and show effective written/verbal communication skills.

Desired:
  • Residency and/or post-doctoral training in a pharmaceutical industry/health system/payer setting is desired
  • Experience conducting research projects in a collaborative fashion with US payers/systems is highly desired

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Manual dexterity required to operate office equipment (i.e. computers, phones, etc.)
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time
  • Carrying, handling, and reaching for objects

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to drive to or fly to various meetings.
  • Overnight travel (40-60%), including some weekend commitments

WHAT TAKEDA CAN OFFER YOU:

  • 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Company match of charitable contributions
  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
  • Community Outreach Programs

Learn more at takedajobs.com.

Takeda is an EEO employer of minorities, women, disabled, protected veterans, and considers qualified applicants with criminal histories in accordance with applicable laws. For more information, visit http://www.takeda.us/careers/EEO_Policy_Statement.aspx

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