Medical Lead (Oncology)

Oct 12, 2021

Job Description

2 new compounds in the coming 3 years with focus in bringing access to Cell & Gene Therapy in Indonesia!

As a Medical Lead you will play a role in supporting the design, implementation and execution of Medical Affairs plans for assigned Therapy Area, providing scientific information, helping design and coordinate clinical studies, building educational dialogue with KOLs and regulatory stakeholders.

Your responsibilities include, but not limited to:
• Support country medical affairs strategy in line with the global strategy, country insights and market conditions, and secure implementation of planned Medical Affairs activities within the designated therapy area(s).
• Coordinate scientific meeting, symposia, congresses, Continuous Medical Education (CME) and other medical / scientific exchange and engagement activities which could bring additional value to the relevant therapy area; develop strategic engagement plan(s) for country customer-facing medical activities and events, and ensure timely execution of planned activities in an efficient and compliant way.
• Ensure medical enquiries are responded in a high quality, timely manner, and in accordance with applicable standards. Establish standard response documents as appropriate, for frequently asked questions.
• Provide medical/scientific input into the development and execution of clinical trial or clinical research related activities, including initiation and oversight of clinical studies / clinical research. Support country strategy for Non Interventional Studies/Investigator Initiated Trial activities.
• Coordinate review and approval of medical materials and locally developed promotional materials; ensure medical materials provided from global or region for stakeholders engagement and events are tailored to local needs, and reviewed/approved per local/P3 guidelines.
• Ensure medical insights are provided to cross functional groups, including, but not restricted to Pharmacovigilance, Regulatory Affairs, Market Access, QA, Commercial teams, Brand team and others.
• Responsible for risk identification and assessment, mitigation planning as well as implementation and monitoring of appropriate internal controls within the area of responsibilities.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

Job Requirements:
• Medical degree is preferred (MD) or a PhD degree with proven experience
• Has a minimum of 3-4 years of working experience within Medical Affairs
• Has experience in handling Oncology / Specialty Care portfolio
• Prior experience in pre-launch activities and medical strategy development
• Proficient and fluent in English (spoken and written), with great interpersonal and communication skills.
• Project management skills and knowledge in clinical trials' design, data & reporting of Medical Science and Disease Area, involvement in Medical Education and Scientific Engagement Non-Interventional Studies (NIS)/Epidemiology Studies.

Why consider Novartis?

799 million. That’s how many lives our products touched in 2019. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.
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Medical Lead (Oncology)

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