Specialists in Pharma, Clinical & IT Recruitment

Platforms Medical Manager

Job Type(s):
Medical Affairs
Salary negotiable
Excellent Benefits
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Date Posted:
29/11/2013 16:21:00
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My client a Global Pharmaceutical Company, has opened a new vacancy within their Medical Affairs team, they are actively looking to recruit a Platforms Medical manager, to their team on a permanent basis for their offices close to London.

Key Responsibilities:
Develop a personal and continually up to date medical understanding of the changing healthcare environment by engaging with external stakeholders and in order to inform and train relevant internal colleagues, including scientific engagement and ABPI code of practice activities.
Provide the medical governance for all cross portfolio activities and working practices including the development, implementation and maintenance of all necessary systems and processes to achieve this.
Work closely with cross customer marketing, account management and therapy area teams to identify and develop appropriate customer driven activities and working practices, in particular joint working initiatives with external stakeholders, and customer solutions activities.
Work alongside Health Economy Business Directors to engage with external healthcare stakeholders and experts to identify cross portfolio customer needs for ongoing joint working initiatives.
Provide medical strategic direction, expertise and insight by direct and matrix management means to the development of cross portfolio activities and working practices to ensure that they incorporate a detailed understanding and use of: Pharmascan submission requirements, patient outcome measures, epidemiological evidence requirements and knowledge of patient pathways.
Work with the commercial operations team to provide medical governance support and medical input into product related activities.
Provide medical input into feasibility assessments for clinical operations feasibility proposals in non-franchise therapy areas.
Provide medical expertise, insight and governance to all projects and working practices concerning interactions with patients and patient groups, taking accountability for developing and sharing ways of working and how we incorporate patient perspectives in the shared value model.
Lead a small team to ensure that achievement of these goals

More Details available on request

Skills/Experience Required:

·         GMC Registered MD.

·         Expert within the fields of Multiple Therapy areas

·         Extensive experience within the field of Clinical Development or Medical Affairs.

·         Strong knowledge of Medical Governance and the UK Healthcare environment.

·         Great Communicator and team player

·         Fluent in English.


For more information regarding this vacancy or a confidential job discussion, please get in touch with Neal Panting. Neal@arc-7.com or +441483 397070