Global Medical Director - Haemato-Oncology

Global Medical Director - Haemato-Oncology

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    Reading, Berkshire

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    Medical Affairs

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    Oliver Gould

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  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

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Global Medical Director - Haemato-Oncology

Pharma-Partners is working with a small specialty pharma business focussed on improving patients' lives who suffer from rare disease by developing and commercialising products in areas of unmet need.

The Global Medical Director is responsible for developing and executing strategy for pipeline and portfolio Haemato-Oncology products in their responsibility. As a principal partner in the brand team the Global Medical Director will lead regional strategy, line manage a small team, and deliver activities in accordance with regulatory and legal frameworks. Candidates will need to have strong leadership and communication skills to be successful in this role.

The Global Medical Director will be required to travel internationally on a regular basis which includes attendance at all major conferences.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute regional medical strategy for assigned products including launch planning
  • Leadership across the business of Medical Affairs activities on a global scale
  • Be a medical lead for cross functional teams in launch planning
  • Be relied upon for therapeutic expertise within the region
  • Establish and maintain relationships with key internal stakeholders across the business
  • Ensure materials and educational activities in the region are of the highest scientific quality
  • Competently manage stakeholders
  • Support top tier thought leader advocacy
  • Represent the business and engage with therapeutic leaders at all relevant major international conferences

Candidate Requirements:

  • Strong preference for a registered Medical Doctor
  • Pharmacist or higher sciences degree (PhD, MSc or equiv.) to also be considered
  • Therapeutic expertise in Haematology, Oncology, Haemato-Oncology, or Transplantation required
  • Medical Affairs experience essential ("above country" preferred but not required)
  • Ideally a Final Medical Signatory or potential to be trained into one
  • Experience in launching products
  • Proven leadership experience
  • Background in strategic Medical Affairs positions
  • Effective communicator and relationship management

Salary & Remuneration:

  • Competitive basic annual salary plus a benefits package to include company car/car allowance, bonus, and long term incentives

To apply for this position please use the "Apply" option or feel free to send your CV directly to the Pharma-Partners team via email info@pharma-partners.co.uk