Medical Advisor - Cardio
Medical Advisor, Cardio Novartis, UK Job Summary: Would you like to work for a Global Pharmaceutical company and contribute to our mission to extend and improve people’s lives? Look no further, apply today. Medical Advisor, Novartis, England. Novartis is currently recruiting for a Medical Advisor to join the Cardiovascular franchise. Job purpose: The purpose of the Medical Advisor role is to provide medical knowledge to champion Novartis pipeline molecules to ensure that the global development programme meets the UK specific needs and the optimum delivery of UK medical affairs strategy. Strategically leads the UK early pipeline portfolio through scientific exchange with KOLs, internal and external stakeholders. Acts as a UK medical lead and represents the country at global and regional levels for assigned molecules, products and TCO studies. This role is approximately 50% office and 50% field based depending on stage in life cycle of the allocated molecules, products. Key Responsibilities: • Marketed Product Support: Medical expertise for developing brand strategies and key marketing messages in line with ABPI / NP4 / WPs and other compliance guidelines. • Development Product Support: Medical expertise for OGD/ GMA/ RE / local studies; responsible for provision of PPS / OLS; pre-license activities including advanced notification documents and formulary packs. • Local Study and Third Party Trial (TPT/IIT) leadership: To provide medical expertise and clinical governance oversight for local studies and IIT, providing direction for set-up, execution, maintenance, budget / drug forecasting as well as clinical study report disclosure within GCP, NP4 and Novartis WP requirements. Collaborate with the Clinical Trial Leader, legal team and the Franchise area team on IITs. • Therapeutic Area Support: To provide medical expertise into the design and delivery of training • Medical advocacy: To lead upon internal and external facing activities to include advisory boards, KOL development plans and publication planning. • Medical expertise: To provide medical input and expertise to both internal and external stakeholders. • About Novartis: Our mission is to care and cure; We want to discover, develop and successfully market innovative products to prevent and cure diseases, to ease suffering and to enhance the quality of life. We also want to provide a shareholder return that reflects outstanding performance and to adequately reward those who invest their money, their time and their ideas in our company. Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK has been certified by the Top Employers Institute as “Top Employer Europe 2017”! Benefits of Working for Novartis: Competitive Salary Annual Bonus Strong Work/Life Balance, flexible working Top UK Employer Pension Scheme Share Scheme Paid holidays Comprehensive Medical Insurance Subsidised Canteen Employee Recognition Scheme Sports & Social Club ‘I came for the job, I stay for the culture’ #LI-NOV Minimum requirements The ideal candidate will have: •Previous medical affairs experience • Final Signatory or the ability to become a Final Signatory. • Thorough understanding of NHS and current and prospective development of healthcare system in UK preferred. • Working knowledge of relevant clinical regulations and industry standards including Good Clinical Practice, clinical development and ABPI Code of Practice preferred We focus on creating an inclusive organisation and welcome people who have different knowledge, perspectives, experience and working styles from across the global population.