Job Posted: 19 Jan 2017

Medical Advisor - Business Development

Competitive| Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Suffolk, Bedfordshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, London| Permanent

 

JOB SUMMARY

Unique opportunity for a Pharmacist or Medic with commercial acumen to join a Pharmaceutical Company as Scientific Advisor, which in time will develop to Head of Business Development. You’ll require outstanding communication and relationship building skills and have a commercial background in industry coupled with the relevant final signatory academic status.

 

BACKGROUND

Specialist Pharmaceutical Company based in Cambridge

Opportunity for a pharmacist / medic with medical affairs / medical information / industry commercial experience to train to become medical final signatory and potentially lead the Business Development team in the UK and a further EU region.

Potential future opportunity to be regionally based

 

PRIMARY DUTIES

Provide medical/ scientific input to the business development team looking into new assets that the company are targeting in the UK, Ireland and Northern Europe (covering Scandinavia and Benelux) within primary and secondary care and branded generics.

Assist the other medical affairs teams in both primary and secondary care settings covering a wide range of therapy areas.

Having a strong understanding of the NHS commercial and financing systems

Working cross functionally in collaboration with the local affiliates around the region. Including business analytics, market access and the commercial teams 

Contribute to the continuous development and implementation of medical processes and working practices in line with business needs.

Work with the Compliance function to support the development of effective processes to ensure compliance with the ABPI Code of Practice and other relevant legislation which meet the needs of the business

 

QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Pharmacist / Medic required due to final signatory element. A Final Signatory pharmacist or significant experience of the PMCPA Code of Practice desirable.

Role would suit a pharmacist/ medic with commercial experience within pharmaceutical industry looking for a role within Medical Affairs.

Strong cross functional working experience required

Practical experience of using Zinc or a similar system desirable

A sound understanding of financial principles and budget planning/control desirable

Strong understanding of the NHS and its commercial drivers.

 

Before you apply for this position it is vital that you are in possession of an EU or UK passport or relevant visa to work without restrictions in the UK.

 

Benefits:

Full Benefits Package

 

TO APPLY:

For a confidential discussion please telephone Jonathan Elliott at AXESS Limited on ************** To apply, please send your CV to **************** quoting reference EM-6760.

 

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ABOUT AXESS:

AXESS has been operating since 1990

We are a recruitment business dedicated to the pharmaceutical industry, specialising in Medical Affairs, Regulatory Affairs & Clinical Development

We match professional candidates to the best permanent, contract and interim roles in the market