Celgene Senior Manager, Medical Affairs - Switzerland in ZURICH, Switzerland

Description

Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries - and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science and contribute to our unique culture.

PREREQUISITES Preferable Medical Degree or Masters Degree in, Pharmacy, Chemistry, Biology or in other relevant medical scientific fields

Work experience; minimum 8 years business experience required in the biotech-, and/or pharmaceutical industry in the Swiss market

The Senior Manager Medical Affairs is part of the Medical Team and provides a bridge between clinical research, medical affairs and the commercial organization. This position provides operational and scientifically input to the professional functions and also manages communication-, scientific and/or medical education projects in alignment with the agreed Celgene GmbH strategy. It also requires excellent leadership of a medical team.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Provide proactive input in the strategic medical and marketing management

• Share knowledge and technical expertise with other team members

• Develop and implement strategic direction within key therapeutic areas

• Develop effective relationships with key influencers and external organizations

• Collaboration in cross-functional teams and in formulating and implementing medical strategy

• Develop and design of external scientific deliverables

• Answer medical questions on products

• Provide training to field representatives and other internal staff

• Initiate and facilitate clinical trials – Celgene sponsored and investigator initiated

• Participates and collaborates with international Medical Affairs team

• Share knowledge and technical expertise with other team members

• Lead/Supervise/Coach planning, execution and reporting of key projects (e.g, Advisory Boards, communication events, Satellite Symposia, etc)

• Provide medical input for regulatory submissions and reimbursement dossiers (Swissmedic, BAG)

• Scientific support of physicians wanting to treat patients with Celgene products at any registration stage and indication

• Identify, leads and/or fosters overarching projects within the local medical affairs hematology & oncology team such as training needs

• Acts as the deputy of the Medical Director

• Lead medical affairs hematology & oncology team

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Qualifications

Skills / Knowledge Required:

• Preferable Medical Degree or Masters Degree in Pharmacy, Chemistry, Biology or in other relevant medical scientific fields

• Minimum 8 years business experience required in the biotech- and/or pharmaceutical industry, in the Swiss market, preferable in the hematology/oncology field

• Strong Leadership skills, previous line management required

• Excellent understanding of commercialization process and clinical development. Knowledge of molecular biology and pharmacology;

• Excellent communication and project management skills

• Excellent skills in interacting with internal and external stakeholders

• Strong computer skills required, specifically Windows software, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint and Outlook

• Fluent written and spoken German, English, French desired

• Strong identification with Celgene’s values

Senior Manager, Medical Affairs - Switzerland

Location: ZURICH, Zurich, CH

Job ID: 17000716