Global Medical Director, Medical Affairs

Global Medical Director, Medical Affairs

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  • Sector:

    Medical Affairs & Medical Information

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  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    Andrew Robb

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Role Summary

My client, a clinical-stage pharmaceutical focusing on a very unique drug mechanism of action, is looking for Medical Director to both oversee the launch of one of their first products and eventually develop into a Clinical Development role to bring newly acquired assets/molecules from early stage development to commercialization. This is an excellent position for a commercially minded physician to build a medical affairs team while also gaining significant full life cycle management of a product at a growing company committed to personal and professional development.


  • Accountability for all Global Medical Affairs activitires for assigned products
  • Leading product strategy and faciliting cross matrix collaboration across the organization
  • Development and execution of a Medical Plan
  • Responsibility for developing a Brand Plan
  • To partner with other associates to deliver activities associated with inline brands to ensure patient and HCP centric activities of value and quality.
  • Stays abreast of the therapeutic area (TA) pipeline and is the medical/scientific expert for the pipeline molecules
  • Provides input into the Global clinical development plan (CDP), study designs, protocols to ensure Global needs are addressed
  • Support Medical Information enquiry handling process as required
  • Provide Support to formulary submissions as appropriate.
  • Reviews promotional materials and activities within required guidelines to ensure compliance with ABPI Code of Practice regulations
  • If appropriate, provide signatory leadership to ensure Code and P3 requirements are met
  • Develops and maintains KOL/investigator relationships


  • Medical Degree
  • 2-3 years' experience in either clinical development or medical affairs
  • Ideally candidates will have experience in endocrinology and/or experience in copy approval