We are looking to recruit a Assoc Dir ~ Sr. Manager ~ Manager, Medical Affairs Strategy to join Medical Affairs team in Japan. The Medical Strategy co-develops the Medical Affairs product and TA strategy and its tactical plan in collaboration with MSL and Medical Scientific Communication team. This requires close national and international collaboration with colleagues from other departments.
The role reports to the Medical Affairs Lead for Japan and is office based in the Tokyo, requiring national and international travel (including internal meetings and external scientific conferences).
・Develops the Medical Affairs strategy and tactics for designated Cell Therapy product(s) in Japan, including data generation and data dissemination plan
・Works with the cross-functional brand and launch team
・Develops and conducts medical education and communication activities, including digital, face-to-face, and print
・Provide scientific and medical input to scientific publication activities
・Advanced degree (i.e. MD, PharmD, PhD, ) preferred or may have a BS/MS in pharmacy with varying levels of clinical and/or industry experience.
・Solid pharmaceutical company experience with a good exposure in Medical Affairs
・Proven track record of planning and executing a medical affairs plan
・Experience in the management or investigation of clinical trials is highly desirable
・Industry and Medical Affairs experience required, preferably in hematology /oncology or Cell Therapy
・Ability to adapt in a constantly evolving environment
・Self-motivated with a strong sense of ownership in areas of responsibility
・Must be committed to continuing education to maintain knowledge base
・Must have the ability to work as a member of several teams that may overlap such as national MS team, regional sales team, national accounts, and others.
・Enjoy working in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment
・Strong desire for cross functional teamwork
・English business communication skills.
・Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Japanese and English