Job Title : Medical Science Liaison
The company focused on advancing the development of our lead pipeline assets : fosmetpantotenate for a life-threatening neurological disorder that typically begins in early childhood, and sparsentan for a serious kidney disorder that often leads to end-stage renal disease.
The ideal candidate will possess excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to create and sustain relationships with industry / academic leaders, physicians and other healthcare professionals.
The Medical Science Liaison should be skilled in clinical research and understand the process of the pharmaceutical product development and approval.
Essential Functions :
Cultivate, maintain and leverage relationships with KOLs in all over the Spain.
Foster mutually productive partnerships with KOLs in the areas of medical education and clinical / scientific research.
Contribute to the development and implementation of medical education strategies and initiatives.
Support and moderate advisory board meetings and speaker training initiatives.
Maintain cross-functional collaboration within internal teams including Clinical Research, Medical Information and Medical Communications.
Contribute to publication planning, development of medical education material and internal training.
Assist with sponsored research (site identification, recruitment, etc.) and investigator initiated research (conduit, protocol champion, status updates, etc.).
Deliver medical presentations to diverse audiences effectively, including physicians, pharmacists and nurses.
Adhere to corporate compliance in all activities, including those related to clinical trials, scientific interactions with internal and external groups and responses to unsolicited requests for medical / scientific information.
Maintain clinical, scientific and technical expertise in specific therapeutic areas; review scientific journals, attend scientific and key technical meetings.
PharmD, MD, PhD preferred. Equivalent combination of education and applicable job experience may be considered.
2+ years of relevant experience in the pharmaceutical industry, with hands on knowledge as a Medical Science Liaison.
Rare disease experience and established KOL contacts in metabolic experts, geneticists, pediatric hepatologists / GI and in pediatric neurology is a plus.
Excellent written and oral communication skills, along with highly effective presentation skills.
Strong leadership and interpersonal skills and ability to work independently or in a team environment.
Demonstrated ability to address educational and research needs through delivery of cutting edge scientific / evidenced based data.
Ability to establish strong relationships and discuss complex scientific topics in a peer to peer manner.
Ability to think strategically and creatively, manage various projects, solve problems, deliver on commitments and work with multi disciplinary teams.
Independent, self-starting individual with a demonstrated ability to thrive in smaller, biotech environments is required.
Must be able to prioritize and work effectively in a constantly changing environment.
The position is field based and preference is that candidate live in Spain.
Contact Person : Melis Gürses Wallin
Melis Gürses Wallin
International Talent Acquisition Manager
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