1+ months

Medical Affairs Manager


To advise and manage medical related activities in all operations of company with medical expertise and company policies, with the objective of ensuring the scientific validity and the ethics of operations.

1. Enhance local data generation and Product life-cycle management from medical perspective to maximize product's value and long term development

Evaluate new products, new indications, new research programs, new business potentials of defined therapeutic areas from medical perspective to support new product introduction and line extension

Align with cross function team including marketing, CCO team, global team etc, develop post marketing research strategy based on Registration/Market needs

Provide phase IV study direction and develop key elements

Design and manage local Non-interventional Study (NIS) study as a clinician.

Develop medical strategy and implement it to support product development

Develop publication plan and implement it

Evaluate and review Investigator Initiate research proposal to ensure its scientific standard and strategy fit

2. As a key partner to provide medical input on business decision making

Co-develop product strategy, positioning, key message with Marketing team

Provide medical support (topic design, KOL communication etc.) on key marketing activities

Provide broad and deep medical insight/summary document of the defined therapeutic area to business partners to deal with key product issues such as bidding, RDL, new initiatives etc.

Review and approve Local Standard Response Letter to HCPs

3. Develop sale force's medical capability through training program design, Lecture Delivery and periodic medical knowledge update in different settings through various channel

At Phase I sales training

At National sales conference

Field visit

Special sales force program

Give lectures or updates to other stakeholders to increase their disease and product knowledge

4. Support Drug Registration Activities

Timely review and approval of local product labeling (LPD)

Develop medical justification document to support LPD related queries from government

Provide medical input in feasibility evaluation of studies for global trials

Provide official input on study site selection from therapeutic prospective

Provide input to registration protocol synopsis and study report as necessary

5. Academic communication to enhance the delivery of new concept and Pfizer products key message to key influencers and stakeholders, and Establish Cooperation and partnership with medical association to promote medical advancement.

Set up national level KOL database, and keep medical communication with through various approaches

Design educational programs for top KOLs and implement them

Support on China treatment guideline development, scientific interpretation and promotion

Publish or facilitate publication of medical paper in professional journals

Cooperation with local medical societies to conduct medical programs/conference to facilitate new concept and state of art medical progress' introduction to China

6. In order to maintain company's image and protect patient's welfare, MA act as a core member to work with cross function team on crisis management.

Perform medical evaluation, explanation on the event;

Develop medical justification or responding document.

Provide medical expert opinion on company responding strategy

Review and approve all external communication documents to make sure all delivered message are medically precise and consistent

Communicate with external customers directly for medical issues as necessary

7. Provide medical expert opinion in safety events management to avoid negative impact.

Provide professional medical consultation to Safety Officer to solve Pfizer products' safety query

If take clinician role: provide the clinical safety oversight including performing and documenting regular review of individual subject safety data and performing review of cumulative safety data with the safety risk lead (as delegated by the clinical lead).

If take clinical lead role: consistent with Safety Review Plan (SRP), performs and documents regular review of individual subject safety data, and performs review of cumulative safety data with the safety risk lead. As appropriate, the clinical lead may delegate these responsibilities to the study clinician identified in the SRP. The specific components of safety data review are detailed in the Safety Data Review Guide - for Clinicians and in SAF09 SOP. For all studies, clinical safety review should be performed in consultation with a designated medical monitor if neither clinical lead nor clinicians are medically qualified.

8. Ensure company's medical compliance.

Act as the sole reviewer to ensure educational grants within medical compliance

Review and approve promotional materials and activities to ensure their scientific standard and medical compliance with external and internal requirements



Therapeutic area knowledge: familiar with the disease knowledge and clinical practice of the therapeutic area

Language: Fluent in English (both spoken and written)

Primary Clinical trial knowledge

Computer: Familiar with Microsoft Office softwares

Ability to rapidly catch up global leading edge medical advancement

Strong business acumen

Strategic thinking and analytic skills

Good interpersonal communication skills

Proactive planning and result oriented

Customer focus

Excellent Teamwork/Collaboration


Sustain Focus on Performance


Manage Change

Align Across Pfizer




Clinical Medicine Background in the defined therapeutic area, master degree, Master above is preferred


3 years clinical practice in Tier 3 hospitals (corresponding specialty is preferred) or medical affairs experience in other multinational pharmaceutical companies Work involves responsibility for conducting research es, including but not limited to pneumococcal diseases and 13 -valent pneumococcal polysaccharide-protein conjugate vaccine ( PCV13) in children . This position will also support company's commercial team by medical inputs with the most updated, adequate and timely medical knowledge in order to leverage internal sales technical expertise as well as customers' technical awareness on the company's products.

+ Medical Support

+ Provide overall medical support to the government affairs, sales and marketing team by developing strategic plan, verification materials, training of internal stakeholders, etc..

+ Build up Vaccinology and products knowledge database;

+ Search on vaccinology and product knowledge timely, draw out deliverable materials for medical team and marketing team;

+ Attending internal and external medical meetings;

+ Update schedules of national immunization program (NIP) vaccines and non-NIP vaccines timely;

+ Researches

+ Define the protocol outline and schedule of the researches within the agreed budget and timeframe;

+ Select the investigation center according to the medical/marketing objectives and the degree of technical expertise and quality of the center;

+ Follow up the overall process of the researches; and control the quality of the PMS.

+ Publications:

+ Communicating with medical magazine publishers (in Chinese) regularly, collect all published concerned articles and preparing report on the impact;

+ Maintaining collaborative relationship with designated publishers;

+ Publication support from medical insights.

+ KOL relations:

+ Build privileged relationships with Key Opinion Leaders

+ Manage advisory groups

+ Ensure the company is represented in the scientific community by communicating through speeches given at regional medical conferences and publications in medical journals;

+ Ensure effective medical communication with customers.

+ Other medical projects

+ Explore, determine, initiate, and implement medical projects in accordance with overall medical strategy;

+ Medical insight to Serious AE compensation:

+ Support the promotion of company's science-driven image

N: Not Applicable - (China)

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.


Posted: 2019-06-24 Expires: 2019-10-23

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