Medical Science Liaison / MSL - North England
Medical Science Liaison / MSL Business Area: Ophthalmology Northern England, North West and North East Job Summary: Do you want to work for a Global Pharmaceutical company where you will get recognised for your hard work and commitment? Look no further, apply today. Medical Science Liaison / MSL Novartis is currently recruiting for a Medical Science Liaison to join the Ophthalmology Franchise to cover the North West and North East of England. Please note that this is a fixed term contract role. Job purpose: The MSL / Medical Science Liaison is a non-promotional medical and scientific role with a key objective to interface with external healthcare professionals (HCP’s) to communicate evidence based scientific and medical information. Utilising scientific exchange, the associate works with HCPs to improve patient care solutions, based upon sound scientific, medical and pharmaceutical evidence. Key Responsibilities: • Management of External Partnerships • Develop and maintain long term professional relationships with investigators, opinion leaders and healthcare professionals. o Utilises superior therapy area and product knowledge to engage with HCPs through non-promotional evidence based scientific dialogue and presentations • Develop scientific research concepts and ideas with investigators and deliver new data to enhance company product knowledge • Speaker training to ensure scientific and medical accuracy • Collaborate with Novartis colleagues to actively support medical and scientific meetings by collecting and interpreting insights competitive intelligence /presentations/ results. 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. 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 : • Experience working as a MSL is essential • Either medically qualified or a qualified pharmacist or possesses a PhD qualification (scientific/medical background) or possess a scientific qualification with significant medical/clinical experience. • The ability to understand, process, communicate and present scientific information to a high standard. • Excellent presentation skills. • External customer focus with strong networking capabilities and integration with KOLs • The highest ethical standards, with a working knowledge of relevant clinical regulations and industry standards including Good Clinical Research Practice and ABPI Code of Practice. Novartis are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.