Posted to MedZilla on 2/24/2017


The Medical Affairs Company

US-FL, Medical Science Liaison - Oncology/ Biosimilars (Southeast) 1569-MZ


 
 

Overview:

The MSL will develop and maintain long term, peer-to-peer relationships with critical stakeholders including thought leaders (TLs) and other health care professionals (HCPs) specializing in oncology treatment and supportive care.  MSLs will interact with HCPs in both academic medical centers and community oncology practices and will provide high-level scientific expertise and education on the biosimilar approval pathway, the development of biosimilars and the Company’s manufacturing capabilities.  Additionally, the MSL will foster local and/or national research and educational opportunities and extend the Medical Affairs resources as appropriate.

Accountabilities:

  • Establish the Company as the leading company committed to oncology and the advancement of biosimilars as a new treatment option.
  • Engage in scientific exchange with key medical and formulary decision makers by providing fair balanced, credible, and comprehensive clinical and health economics information to support biosimilar education, awareness, adoption, and payer reimbursement and coverage.
  • Provide investigator and site recommendations as well as scientific and enrollment support for clinical trials consistent with company strategy.
  • Build, develop & maintain professional relationships with regional and national thought leaders and demonstrate value as a clinical and scientific resource.  Complete timely documentation of interactions and contacts within appropriate databases.
  • Engage in speaker identification, training and evaluation and provide support for advisory board meetings as requested.
  • Provide timely, accurate, specific and balanced responses to professional requests for information (PIR) regarding biosimilars and/or the Company.
  • As requested, and in collaboration with Medical Affairs Director, assist in the creation of educational and presentation materials in support of customer needs. 
  • Attend national and regional scientific congresses and provide scientific booth support as needed.

Qualifications:

  • PharmD or PhD
  • 2-3 years MSL experience required, including experience with advisory boards and speakers’ bureaus.  Oncology supportive care specialty focus preferred.
  • Established relationships with oncology thought leaders in the geographical area to be covered required.
  • Understanding of concepts and application of health economics and outcomes research preferred.
  • Knowledge of payor segment clinical issues and needs preferred.
  • Demonstrated expertise in drug information communication; strong presentation skills.
  • Ability to build productive work relationships both internally and externally.
  • Ability to integrate and work in a cross functional network.
  • Demonstrated project management ability.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills.
  • Working knowledge and understanding of FDA requirements and PhRMA guidelines.
  • Ability to travel up to 70% (approx.10-12 overnights per month).
  • Valid driver’s license.


Please visit our website at themedicalaffairscompany.com

 
 


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