1+ months

(Sr) Medical Advisor

Pfizer is the world's premier biopharmaceutical company taking new approaches to better health. We discover, develop, manufacture and deliver quality, safe and effective prescription medicines to treat and help prevent disease for people. We also partner with healthcare providers, governments and local communities around the world to expand access to our medicines and to provide better quality health care and health system support. At Pfizer, colleagues in more than 90 countries work every day to help people stay happier and healthier longer and to reduce the human and economic burden of disease worldwide.

+ **Main Responsibilities**

**1. Medical expertise and customer insights**

+ The Medical Advisor (MA) acts as a bridge between research and commercial functions

+ Interacts with and develops enduring relationships with key opinion leaders on national and regional level according to Pfizer franchise

+ Spearheads the generation and dissemination of unbiased clinical and scientific information

+ Provides scientific / medical expertise to a therapeutic area or to a given product

+ Dissemination of recent scientific knowledge/data on Oncology portfolio in approved indications

+ Communication of recent scientific knowledge/data on Oncology portfolio in off-label indications and on Oncology products in development upon request

+ Works and collaborates with medical societies relevant to Oncology

+ Initiates and runs advisory boards, expert and scientific meetings on local and regional level;

+ Delivers quality scientific presentations at internal and external meetings;

+ Supports local approval of scientific material produced in country e. g local marketing material

+ Takes a leadership role in the national reimbursement submission process

**2. Contribution to franchise strategy and tactical plan**

+ Medical input into assigned brand cross functional team and where necessary into local customer-based marketing initiatives

+ Develop a medical strategy- and tactical plan on national and regional (cluster) level

+ Works close with medical cluster colleagues on cluster activities and projects

**3. Support of early- and clinical development**

+ Communicates customer feedback on product development and life-cycle strategies

+ Leads scientific exchange with KOLs and cooperative groups

+ Works closely with Early- and Clinical Research teams to maximize Pfizer research opportunities on national and regional level

+ Follows up and works close with customer and regional teams on non-Pfizer sponsored research projects

+ Solicits feedback on clinical trial programs and protocols (feasibility) from potential investigators for Oncology portfolio

+ Identifies local data gaps, gives study planning input, helps in the site selection and feasibility assessment

**4. Budget responsibility**

+ Responsibility for annual planning and continuous monthly monitoring of the medical budget including research projects and national projects.

**5. Others**

+ Collaborates with the Health and Value and Outcomes Research Department

+ Work with Medical Information on customer enquiries concerning drug safety issues for Pfizer Oncology products

+ Provides medical/ scientific support and training for internal staff or vendors

**Job Requirements**

+ MD or a higher-level science degree (biomedical, pharmacist)

+ An in-depth knowledge of the therapeutic and market context

+ Several years of experience in Pharmaceutical industry and in Medical Affairs

+ A good understanding of: Process of drug development; Clinical research as well as the ability to critically evaluate clinical studies and publication; the national and regional health environment including its structure, policy, key members and scientific societies

+ You are fluent in business English and local language (French/Dutch)

+ You are an engaged and motivated personality willing to improve outcome of cancer patients


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


Posted: 2019-06-26 Expires: 2019-10-09

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