Medical Advisor, Oncology Norway
PharmaRelations is the Nordic market leader within talent services for the life science industry. We specialise in partnering with some of the top and most innovative organisations exclusively in the Life Science sector across our region. We add value to our clients and candidates with our consultancy services, outsourcing solutions and recruitment of specialists and leaders. We are currently partnering with Daiichi-Sankyo a very innovative pharmaceutical company. They are looking for a Medical Advisor Oncology, Norway to join their internal team. The Position To be a Medical Advisor Oncology for Norway, responsible for discussing our products, patients’ treatment trends and studies in the therapeutic areas in which we are involved, on a peer-to-peer basis with a defined audience of leading specialists (physicians, pharmacists, hospital managers, board members of scientific societies and other stakeholders) and to be considered a trusted scientific counterpart and partner. To maximize company product value through high scientific quality communication with leading specialists on a peer-to-peer basis. Through activities in line with the medical affairs plan, the Medical Advisor Oncology is jointly responsible for the realization of short-term and long-term company goals. Key responsibilities include: Co-develop and execute an external stakeholder management plan in close collaboration and coordination with the respective cluster organization in Medical Affairs, Commercial and Market Access Communicate the value of company products, contribute to e.g. market access activities Through scientific interactions, champion the medical value of our products fairly based on the risk-benefit profile of our drugs and contribute to the fostering of innovative approaches Proactive and reactive communication of medical scientific data to leading specialists and broader external healthcare related audiences Communicate non-promotional general information about our company, including pipeline, research and development programs and other relevant information Respond to unsolicited scientific queries from customers for approved products and products/indications in development, based on medical affairs and medical information documents Organize and participate in medical education activities: identify/support/educate speakers Act as a reference point for commercial and market access functions for any scientific query, in collaboration with medical information as appropriate Support the set up and follow up of registries and other non-interventional medical affairs studies, and propose investigators and sites for interventional and non-interventional medical affairs studies Ensure a link between headquarter, local medical department and key opinion leaders Represent Daiichi Sankyo at medical meetings, conferences, advisory boards, etc. at key institutions and in interactions with key opinion leaders Support medical affairs activities and generation and dissemination of data supporting overall product scientific and business strategy Assist with the scientific review, development, approval, execution and communication of affiliate medical affairs sponsored or supported clinical research activities Visit key accounts and key opinion leaders to answer any medical/scientific questions concerning the molecule/product Ensure budgets, timelines, compliance requirements are factored into programs' scientific activities Ability to work independently – but at the same time work effectively in a matrix setup Requirements: Strong scientific background e.g. Medical Doctorate (M.D.) degree or PhD in medical/biological sciences or equivalent with relevant therapeutic area knowledge (e.g. oncology, breast cancer, lung cancer, gastric cancer) Knowledge from working in Medical Affairs is preferred but not required Proven collaborative skills in a cross-functional team environment Ability to interact externally and internally to support the business strategy Good knowledge of clinical trial methodology, regulatory requirements governing clinical trials and experience in development strategy and the design of protocols Strong understanding of the pharmaceutical business and the Norwegian Health Care environment Fluency in English and Norwegian, oral and written communication Working in Daiichi Sankyo Nordics Daiichi Sankyo Nordics was established as an Oncology organization in 2018, based in Copenhagen, Denmark. We operate in all four Nordic countries: Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland. As an employee with Daiichi Sankyo Nordics, you can have a huge impact on the way we work and be part of building our culture. We have a “can-do” attitude and go the extra mile to reach our goals together as a team. This sometimes means to go beyond your own role to succeed. Our success relies on courageous people who seize opportunities and turn them into results. Therefore, we encourage our teams – also cross Europe - to challenge conventional thinking and share their ideas for success and learnings. Through innovative thinking and honest feed-back we can learn and leverage the full potential of our company. All based on trust. Application documents: Application letter & CV, please download at www.pharmarelations.no Further qualification documents Contact person, PharmaRelations: Country Manager Sverre Slaastad, email@example.com or +47 90952128 Last date for application: Applications are assessed progressively up to 15 of July 2021. At PharmaRelations we are committed to being an employer of equal opportunities for all and recruitment practices shall be free from discrimination based on race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age. Religion, material or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identification or expression, or genetic information; the perception of one or more of such characteristics; or associated with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.