Senior Medical Advisor - Rare Disease

Senior Medical Advisor - Rare Disease

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    Munich, Bayern

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    Medical Affairs

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    Oliver Gould

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  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

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Senior Medical Advisor - Rare Disease - Germany

Pharma-Partners is recruiting this newly created role for a small, growing biotechnology business who specialise in Rare Disease. Following some outstanding Phase III results, they're looking to launch their first product in the German market.

Reporting into an experienced Medical Director the Senior Medical Advisor will work closely with senior stakeholders in the business as the company moves forward with pre-launch activities. Working in Rare Disease you will be involved in the engagement of key centres across Germany to increase disease awareness, enhance the referral of patients, and consequently improve the rates of earlier diagnosis and treatment.


  • Lead on Medical Affairs activities across Germany
  • Effectively collaborate with key internal stakeholders on launch planning
  • Support and advise on medical launch strategy
  • Provide clinical and scientific expertise to the business
  • Support with local brand plan strategy
  • Build and maintain relationships with KOLs
  • Identify suitable centres for IITs
  • Organise advisory boards
  • Act as an internal scientific expert for Medical Affairs related activities
  • Support with the development and review of educational materials
  • Co-ordinate local activities with regional strategy and direction

Candidate Requirements:

  • Medical Doctor (MD or equivalent)
  • Must have Medical Affairs experience as a Medical Advisor (as a minimum) or equivalent
  • Product launch experience is highly desirable
  • Therapy area experience in Rare Disease, Neurology, Metabolic Disease, Inflammation, Genetics
  • Good knowledge of the German healthcare system
  • Good knowledge of relevant regulations and best practice
  • Confident presenter and strong communication skills

Salary & Remuneration:

  • Our client will offer the successful candidate a competitive basic salary plus a benefits package

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