GSK

Manager, Medical Information

Employer
GSK
Location
Collegeville, PA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
November 18 2020
Ref
271029
Organization Type
Pharma
Job Type
Manager
Are you interested in a medical affairs role that leverages your project management expertise to accelerate global medical affairs engagement? If so, this Office Based Medical Affairs Manager role could be an ideal opportunity to explore.

A Medical Information Manager plays a critical role in ensuring that MI content is scientifically balanced, evidence-based, up to date and meets the scientific needs of customers to help inform clinical care and formulary access decisions and other strategies which can have significant impact on the appropriate use of GSK products. The Medical Information Manager has a deep understanding of the product/s and therapeutic area and serves as an influential partner to both the Medical Affairs and Commercial organizations.

A Medical Information Manager will need to possess a baseline understanding of business priorities and the scientific evidence requirements of Health Care Providers (HCPs) and understand how HCPs and population-based decision makers are using scientific evidence to inform decisions, deploy population-management programs and cost containment strategies, and control new product coverage/use.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Creating, updating and/or reviewing medical information content on GSK products to ensure complex scientific content is summarized in a concise, simple and balanced manner utilizing the highest level of evidence and critically evaluating the data and literature.
  • Planning and maintaining a robust and up to date MI database including launch readiness plans that meets the scientific needs of customers through partnership with key stakeholders
  • Maintain deep scientific and therapeutic expertise on assigned products and understanding of MI requirements across geographies.
  • Creating and updating US medical information payer content by collaborating and building a strong relationship with our partners (US Medical Affairs Leader, US Health Outcomes, Legal) so that payer and managed care organizations have the necessary resources they need to make decisions regarding GSK products.
  • Collaborating with internal business partners (e.g. Medical Affairs, Medical Affairs Field Liaisons) to create topic specific presentations to be used reactively or proactively with HCPs to share new information regarding a GSK product/disease state or help fulfill knowledge gaps.
  • Primary Medical sign off for the review of promotional materials to ensure compliance with relevant SOPs and written standards.
  • Contributing actively in a Therapeutic Area cross-functional team to discuss strategic priorities of GSK product(s), to ensure appropriate resources (e.g., medical information content) are available to meet the priorities, and to present relevant medical insights and current trends based on fulfillment of medical information content.
  • Impart product and disease training to the relevant US medical and/sales teams and Global MI staff as needed.
  • Actively participating in Medical Information Workstreams to develop best practices, ways of working and continuous development and improvement for Medical Information deliverables.


Why you?

Basic Qualifications :

We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:
  • Pharm.D, PhD or Medicine/Life Sciences Degree
  • 2+ years post-graduate clinical/pharmaceutical industry experience.
  • 2+ years clinical literature evaluation experience.
  • 2+ years' experience summarizing complex scientific literature.
  • 2+ years' experience developing and maintaining strong, trusted relationships with internal partners.
  • 2+ years' experience in a customer-focus, problem solving and conflict resolution role.
  • 1+ years' experience working in a highly dynamic, changing, and matrixed environment.


Preferred Qualifications:

If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:
  • 2 + years of experience developing scientific or medical information material for HCPs, Payers, Patients, Public Health Authorities or Integrated Delivery Network (IDN) customers (directly or indirectly) in a global/local communications role
  • 3-5 years of extensive and relevant scientific experience (communicating and translating scientific evidence) in a pharmaceutical, managed care, or Health System setting.
  • Experience working with global teams.
  • Experience managing or participating in large projects.
  • Experience influencing internal and external stakeholders on priorities and needs to fill scientific data gaps or needs of HCPs, Payers, Patients, IDN, Public Health Authorities or Government Customer.
  • Experience communicating and translating evidence and customer insights to/with matrix team partners; proven ability to develop innovative, customer-focused medical solutions and resources.
  • Experience with real-world evidence, CER, and other observational research studies for scientific evaluation needs by various customer types.
  • Previous experience in Respiratory or Immunology.


Why GSK?

Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture.

These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities:
  • Agile and distributed decision-making - using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigour and risk
  • Managing individual and team performance.
  • Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution.
  • Implementing change initiatives and leading change.
  • Sustaining energy and well-being, building resilience in teams.
  • Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning both internally and externally.
  • Developing people and building a talent pipeline.
  • Translating strategy into action - a compelling narrative, motivating others, setting objectives and delegation.
  • Building strong relationships and collaboration, managing trusted stakeholder relationships internally and externally.
  • Budgeting and forecasting, commercial and financial acumen.


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