Medical Director

Recruiter
only medics recruitment ltd
Location
Cambridgeshire
Posted
10 Oct 2018
Closes
15 Oct 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Medical Director Cross Portfolio Reporting into the General Manager/Managing Director Location North London Salary Competitive Salary & Benefits Scheme on offer to include a relocation package if required Our client a vastly growing pharmaceutical organisation based in the South East of the UK with an exciting and broad portfolio is seeking a Medical Director to manage the UK team within the business reporting into the Managing Director. With oversight of 4-5 therapeutic areas this individual will be responsible for all UK activities. Purpose Together with the Managing Director they will establish a compelling vision for the medical and clinical organisation in the UK & Ireland affiliates in strategy that drives scientific product development and commercialisation activities to the highest standards and optimal organisational outcome. The Medical Director will assist in development and conduct a variety of Medical Affairs initiatives. In particular, this includes the day-to-day management of the UK team which consists of over 5 direct line reports and over 10 indirect reports. He/she will also provide technical/scientific leadership to both the medical and the commercial team to ensure accuracy and compliance with the standard and local rules and regulations. Additionally, he/she will be working with contacts outside the company including practicing physicians, investigators and advisory boards. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Developing and implementing Medical Affairs initiatives to support the needs of UK & Ireland Managing the growing UK function Establishing clear directions for the team, ensuring clear and appropriate objectives and role guides are established for each function Robust KOL management Daily management of the Medical Affairs team to meet objectives and to support the needs of commercial and medical teams Ensuring training of staff to meet technical, medical and interpersonal challenges of their roles Provide technical support for the IIT programme Build and maintain effective partnerships with internal and external stakeholders Work as an integral member of Disease teams supporting key products Responsibility to ensure all promotional are fully supported by scientific data and are in accordance with the ABPI Code of Practice Support and represent the Managing Director in any internal and external activities required Developing national and regional KOL plans and site specific advocacy plans Developing KOL interaction opportunities including Advisory Boards & Educational Symposia Ensuring the appropriate documentation and tracking of KOL management activities Identifying publication opportunities for UK & Ireland KOLs. Provide scientific support to Marketing, Regulatory, Market Access, Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management groups Work with R & D and Risk Management functions to ensure a robust UK management strategy is in place. Provide input to NICE, SMC or other market access submissions as required Assist in the application of regional pharmacoeconomic modelling with appropriate training of clinical personnel Advise on medical safety or clinical issues as required Skills/Knowledge Required: GMC registered (MD) Physician or GPhC registered Pharmacist with proven pharmaceutical / biotechnology industry experience It would be desirable to have a post graduate qualification such as MRCP, MRCGP, and/or Diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine Final Medical Signatory experience required Significant line management experience required Therapeutic experience is not essential just strong demonstrable leadership and management skills Excellent verbal and written communication and organizational skills Strong commercial acumen and business awareness To apply: Please call Jacob Burrows at Only Medics on +44 (0) 1189 522799 or e-mail jacob@onlymedics.com. All communication is confidential and should you be interested in hearing of other more appropriate roles do still get in touch to hear how we could help. Only Medics Recruitment Ltd specialises solely on the recruitment of medics within the pharmaceutical industry across the UK and mainland Europe. We work with large, medium-sized and small pharmaceutical organisations as well as clinical research organisations and medical device companies. www.onlymedics.com Keywords GMC, medic, physician, doctor, pharmaceutical, medicine, pharma, global, international, medical affairs, medical, drug development, medical advisor, Oncology, pain, diabetes, respiratory, cardiovascular, Immunology, Solid Tumor, ABPI, product launch, London, UK, South-East, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Thames Valley, Hertfordshire, London, Greater London, Home Counties, Oxfordshire, Hampshire, Bedfordshire, Surrey, Cambridge, north Uk

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