medical science liaison in south west england

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Are you an experienced Medical Science Liaison? Are you looking to take on a new challenge with a Pharmaceutical Manufacturer? If so we are looking for individuals just like you!

We have an opportunity for Medical Science Liaison to join a leading client of ours. This is a contract opportunity for 12 months initially, working 37 hours per week Mon-Fri.

This is a field based role covering the South West of England.

The disease areas: psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis and inflammatory bowel disease.


* Respond appropriately to unsolicited requests for information and/or data
* Meet with customers and researchers on a regular basis through meetings, conference etc.
* Increase the customers understanding of products and processes
* Identify Key Opinion Leaders and their areas of clinical/scientific expertise
* To be the point of contact for investigators proposing investigator initiated studies (IIS) and manage such studies in collaboration with GCO
* Review submissions in response to requests from Outcomes Research to ensure accuracy and all relevant data is captured
* Develop educational items and deliver training for the business
* Provide all relevant information from potential investigators on IIS studies
* Understand emerging data and publications from the studies and how this might support UK needs (also network with SKM)
* Work closely with the relevant Medical Education Manager(s) to develop ideas and content for medical education events and review such content
* Maintain awareness of all relevant local country specific differences
* Assist line manager with other general medical affairs & medical education projects
* Consult to the sales teams, for example by helping them to manage individual issues they may be facing
* Actively engage with all internal and external stakeholders to ensure compliance with the necessary Codes of Practice and Laws governing the promotion and sale of medicines within the UK and Ireland.
* Review (non signatory) of materials submitted for copy approval
* Conduct literature searches, analyse clinical papers, attend conferences, courses and other such events
* Attend courses and industry meetings, read industry publications and discuss therapy area with colleagues to keep up to date with developments within the pharmaceutical industry and pharmaceutical medicine.
* Complete annual Drug Safety and HCC Awareness training
* Report Adverse Events and complaints in a timely way to Drug Safety according to current
* Adverse Event Reporting guidelines/SOP and to maintain Regulatory compliance
* Acts in accordance with HCC requirements if interacting with Healthcare Professionals
* If commissioning contractors or third party organisations, put contracts in place and provide training


* Medical Doctor, Pharmacist or individual with Science university degree or PhD
* Deep knowledge of the therapeutic area (if new to industry) AND / OR industry experience in a Medical Scientific Liaison/Scientific Advisor post
* Strength in research and interpretation of medical data
* Relevant work experience, scientific acumen and communication skills in order to be accepted by Leading Specialists in peer-to-peer relationship
* Deep medical and scientific knowledge in the therapeutic area and/or industry experience in a similar post

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 client's 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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