Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Associate Medical Director, Haematology/Oncology (France) in Lyon, France
Associate Medical Director, Haematology/Oncology (France)
Medical Affairs, Oncology
Lyon, France, France
The Jazz mission is to bring meaningful medicines to patients with high unmet need. The field of Acute Leukaemia is a major strategic driver for Jazz with significant opportunities for CPX-351 in current and future indications, making this role critical to the success of the organisation. As a key member of the country/regional team, the role will demand high levels of cross functional collaboration and customer orientation. The incumbent has responsibility for ensuring all activities are executed in accordance with regulatory and legal frameworks including but not limited to local, EFPIA, GCP and IFPMA regulations as well as Jazz Pharmaceuticals Policies and Healthcare compliance procedures.Essential Functions1. Country/regional Medical Affairs launch of CPX-351
Work closely with the Medical Director to support the development of the in country launch strategy and programs for CPX-351, ensuring internal and external launch readiness
Review and critically appraise scientific literature to provide support and advice to medical and marketing groups in developing strategy and tactical implementation plans.
Ensure HCP and educational activities are of a high scientific quality and standard
Provide guidance regarding appropriate speakers for national/international congresses and workshops in order to expand and enhance legitimate scientific exchange
The incumbent will develop and maintain a high level of knowledge of acute leukaemias and related scientific literature in order to position him/herself as an expert in the field.
Contribute to the development of and maintain awareness of the competitive landscape and communicate intelligence to the medical and marketing team as appropriate
Support adaptation of EU/RoW training material and other scientific materials in collaboration with marketing and other appropriate internal stakeholders
Provide scientific education and in-house training for MSLs and Key Account Managers and other appropriate staff as required
- Data Generation and Publication Planning
Support development of publication plans covering country/regional data generation needs
Facilitate and support investigators, who wish to conduct investigator sponsored, collaborative or Jazz sponsored studies in line with Jazz strategy
Support the approval and implementation of these projects in line with relevant pharmaceutical regulations and Jazz SOPs as appropriate.
Support the development and execution of study plans to provide data to support the portfolio of Jazz Haematology/Oncology products in phase IV, observational and pharmaco-economic studies.
- External Relationships
Support development of Jazz positioning as the scientific authority in acute leukaemias
Support development of country/regional KOL advocacy through provision of scientific and clinical information
Deliver non-promotional clinical/scientific presentations relating to Jazz’s portfolio and its development or differentiation as required
Develop strategic partnerships with AML KOLs/protocol leaders to ensure that Jazz portfolio is appropriately positioned in treatment guidelines and protocols through the provision of balanced, scientific information.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Ability to critically analyse complex data
Clear and concise communication and presentation skills
Excellent planning and organisation skills
Strong inter-personal relationship building skills/collaboration and teamwork
Knowledge of specialty Haematology and Oncology market in country a distinct advantage
Experience developing and implementing Medical Affairs plans at a country level
Experience launching new products, market shaping and launch readiness activities a distinct advantage
Experience of working in an affiliate Medical Affairs role a distinct advantage
Experience in establishing strong influential relationships with academic societies
Excellent command of spoken English
Required/Preferred Education and Licenses
- Strong preference for a Medical Doctor/pharmaceutical physician or Graduate with a higher scientific qualification e.g. MSc, PhD or pharmacy etc. and Haematology/Oncology experience