medical affairs scientific manager - psychiatry / dermatology in high wycombe

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high wycombe, buckinghamshire
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Are you looking for a new role as a Medical Affairs Scientific Knowledge Manager covering the psychiatry / dermatology therapy areas? An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a Medical Affairs Scientific Knowledge Manager of the highest calibre to join one of the world's largest and leading pharmaceutical companies.

The Medical Affairs Scientific Knowledge Manager will responsible for developing and maintaining a Scientific Knowledge Management Strategy for a specific product or group of products, by building and maintaining consolidated scientific knowledge about the product(s).

This successful candidate will be working 3 days per week covering the areas of psychiatry & dermatology.


* Free on site gym
* Free parking
* Weekly pay
* Holiday pay
* Pension plan
* On site restaurant


* To be recognised as a scientific expert for a specific product or group of products
* To ensure that the SKM strategy and SKM-developed materials are aligned with the relevant EMEA Medical Affairs Plan and Marketing Strategy and support the overall business strategy
* To be responsible for providing scientific input into the development of EMEA Marketing and Medical Education strategy and materials and their subsequent review and approval
* To identify requirements for, and to develop and maintain high quality Scientific Knowledge materials for a specific product or group of products for use in EMEA, including, e.g. EMEA Core Medical Information Responses (CMIRs), slide decks, product current awareness bulletins, clinical trial information summaries, et
* To be responsible for SKM input into activities at International Congresses
* To make Scientific Knowledge material validated for use in EMEA accessible through I MEDICAL KNOWLEDGE (the EMEA Scientific Knowledge Portal) and/or MIDAS (the EMEA Medical Information Document Management System)
* To work with the EMEA Scientific Knowledge Application Manager and other relevant functions to ensure that standards, processes and procedures are adhered to and that the SKM materials for the product(s) are maintained on I MEDICAL KNOWLEDGE
* To be a member of the relevant EMEA Medical Affairs Product Team(s) contributing to the development of the Medical Affairs strategy for a specific product or group of products
* To develop and maintain relationships with internal stakeholders who are both sources of and potential users of the SKM materials (including R&D Organisations, Op Co and EMEA Medical Affairs, Strategic Marketing, Health Economics, etc.).
* Ongoing identification and review of key data sources
* Authoring of materials in line with agreed standards
* Identification of materials and data sources to be maintained on I MEDICAL KNOWLEDGE
* Approval of specific centrally held content and/or the management of the approval process where additional reviews are required e.g. EMEA CMIR approval by EMAD
* Authoring of regular product scientific knowledge bulletins (Current Awareness Bulletins)
* Authoring and annual maintenance of the MSL curricula for a specific product or group of products
* Ensure that meta-data and taxonomic classifications are in place for materials posted in I MEDICAL

Qualifications and experience:

* Academic background with a scientific/ medical degree essential
* 3+ years industry/business experience with a minimum of 2 years experience in a Scientific Knowledge Management or related (e.g. medical writing) role
* A good understanding of the varying medical practices and perspectives across EMEA
* In depth knowledge of specific product or group of products and therapy area as well as
* main competitors
* Excellent knowledge of Scientific Knowledge Management processes and technologies
* Able to research, identify, analyse and synthesise information from multiple data sources
* Medical writing expertise
* Able to manage multiple projects within a complex and changing environment
* Strong interpersonal skills
* Customer and market place focused with an awareness of the importance of business results

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying. If your application is shortlisted, we will call you and discuss the role in further detail to ensure this role is what you are looking for and meets our clients needs.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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