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We are currently hiring for a Medical Manager/ Medical Science Liaison Oncology (m/w/d) in full-time in Austria (remote).
In the capacity of Medical Manager/ Medical Science Liaison (MSL) you will provide medical expertise for the therapeutic area of Oncology and associated Takeda's products to internal and external stakeholders. Together with the Therapeutic Area Lead, you will reinforce the local Medical Strategy Plan and its implementation to detail. You will initiate Evidence Generation Projects (Real-World-Evidence) to strengthen the access to our innovative treatments and ensure that scientific data are interpreted and communicated correctly. You will perform your duties with the utmost advocacy for patient needs.
Your tasks in detail:
Medical & Scientific Affairs
Continuously screen, review and analyze scientific literature; generate summaries & critical assessments if appropriate
Present the clinical evidence to internal and external stakeholders in a non-promotional way, while determining their and patient needs to become a partner in improving health care
Assess scientific accuracy and validity of (non-)promotion material and its compliance with Takeda's standards, Standard Operating Procedures and national laws
Communicate and align with Regional and Global Medical Affairs functions, as well as with other Local Operating Company (LOC) functions to ensure alignment in meeting customer needs
Develop local strategic medical plans in line with product Life Cycle Management plans and oversee execution (including the production of local publications, planning and conduct of local Advisory Board meetings etc.)
Establish and maintain strong relationships with Key Opinion Leaders (KOL's), understand their needs to segment them and create medical strategy and tactics per segment accordingly
Act as communication link to authors of scientific publications about Takeda's products
Provide extensive, clear, and structured briefing to external presenters/speakers at Takeda-sponsored medical events, e.g. local Advisory Boards, doctors’ meetings
Identify and propose projects for minimization of data gaps (clinical study program, Real-World-Evidence)
Provide medical expertise to Local Operating Company (LOC) Market Access, e.g. Pricing & Reimbursement Dossier creation
Provide medical expertise to Regulatory Affairs, Pharmacovigilance and Quality Assurance at local level,
Budget oversight for medical affairs activities related to TA/product
Provide medical training for allocated therapeutic area / products to Marketing & Sales
Co-create local strategy plans (integrated brand plan, KOL plan, account plan); owner of medical part of brand plan
Provide scientific input into Marketing strategy and tactics
Ensure awareness and communication of medical activities to other departments within the Local organization
Support on-boarding, training, and knowledge transfer within the LOC
support of investigator initiated sponsored research (IISRs) according to company procedures; foster the implementation as collaborative research projects
Develop study outline and protocol for local post-authorization (phase 4) and other RWE studies sponsored by Takeda; coordinate/oversee study conduct, data analysis and disclosure, reporting/publication
Liaise with CROs and other vendors for Takeda-sponsored global studies as appropriate being able to do supervision to fullfil with regulations regarding local studies.
Support company sponsored trials, e.g. identification and proposal of suitable local sites for participation, facilitate liaison between study management and sites (e.g. investigator/start-up-/initiation meetings) and collaborate with Global Development Operations functions (e.g. LOC Support)
Provide timely, accurate and balanced answers to unsolicited medical inquiries
Collaborate with Regional and Global Medical Information
University Degree in Medical, Pharmaceutical or Natural Sciences,
A minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar Medical Affairs role or another relevant role, ideally with experience in Lung Cancer, Pulmonology or Solid Tumors,
Experience with product launches,
Deep knowledge of the therapeutic area, strength in research and interpretation of medical data
Knowledge of the Austrian market
Deep knowledge of Pharmacovigilance, compliance and medical ethics
Relevant work experience, scientific acumen, and communication skills with Leading Specialists and in peer-to-peer relationships
Awareness of business strategy and high customer focus with an understanding of the importance of business results
Innovative, able to work in a matrix and coordinate and drive a complex and changing environment
Awareness of, and adherence to the Takeda and International Health Care Business Integrity Guide
Strong customer engagement skills (e.g. communication, negotiations, presentation etc.) with the ability to engage both external and internal customers
Empowering our people to shine
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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Takeda is committed to foster diversity, equity and inclusion. Hiring decisions are based entirely on qualifications and are made regardless of gender, ethnic origin, religion, sexual orientation, age or disability.
If you are interested in this opportunity, we look forward to receiving your application via our online tool!
For further questions, please contact: Ms. Maxi Gruber / Talent Acquisition Partner
AUT - Austria Remote