EMEA Medical Director Neurology
A leading pharmaceutical client is searching for an EMEA Medical Director, Neurology to join their team in the UK. The company specialises in various therapy areas including oncology, neurology and gastroenterology, and employs several thousand across the globe. This role will provide comprehensive medical, scientific and market access support to the company’s Epilepsy portfolio in the EMEA territory with primary focus on Fycompa. Manage EMEA Scientific AdvisorJob Responsibilities:In liaison with the Head of Medical, and the EMEA NBG team, lead and/or provide support for the following activities * Develop and Implement EMEA Medical Affairs plan, ensuring synergy amongst Regions * Publication Planning * Develop and implement regional publication plans * Liaison with communications agencies / review of manuscripts & posters / liaison with potential authors * Assist with review of publications materials from EMEA affiliates * Collaborate with the Global Launch Team, as part of the Global Publication subcommittee * Identification of KOLs and ‘rising star’ OL’s * Networking/Liaison/Development * Symposia planning * Contribution to symposia planning meetings / teleconferences * Liaison with communications agencies / review of agendas and slides / liaison with presenting faculty / participation in slide review and other technical matters relating to symposia preparation * Compliance with ABPI, Code of Practice, EFPIA Codes of Practice, and applicable local codes * Training will be provided in EFPIA and ABPI codes of practice * Maintain up to date knowledge on relevant code and regulations * Review / certification of items requiring promotional copy approval * Clinical Trials Leadership * Lead pan European Studies * Interfacing with clinical operations /IPT/GLT/ CROs / trial sites enquiries * Assist with review of clinical study protocols, investigator-led study protocols, clinical data and clinical study reports * Input on Global Life-cycle management * Medical Affairs Budget management * Provision of scientific support to medical and marketing activities as required (eg. promotional copy design, brand reviews, market research, advisory boards, provide support to EMEA affiliates). * Provision of scientific and medical support in the preparation of dossiers for pricing & reimbursement and/or health technology appraisal. * Development and management of non-promotional support materials for field based medical scientific liaisons. * Work closely with market access teams on appropriate activities to support rapid and unrestricted reimbursement. * Collaborate with PR department on appropriate activities * Development of materials to support country Medical Scientific Liaison teams. * Support for training of NBG teams. * Signatory on Zinc copy approvalSkills and Requirements: * Preferably M.D, with specialization in Neurology or other Neuroscience specialty. * Pharm D (or equivalent) with Neuroscience experience can also be considered * Significant experience in the pharmaceutical industry. * Must have good experience in a medical affairs environment. * Must have good experience in specialist care (either medical affairs or clinical trials/operations). * Previous HTA experience desirable. * Exposure to clinical trial design and implementation. * Exposure to clinical data critique and analysis. * Ideally be a final signatory in the UK and have a good understanding of Promotional Code requirements in other EMEA affiliates. * Good critical appraisal skills of data and trials. * Attention to detail. * Clear presentation skills. * Good communication skills. * Good people skills/influencing skills.To Apply:Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable. In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Tom Russell on +44 203 8246 104 or upload your CV on our website - www.proclinical.com. A full job description is available on request. ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.