GSK

Medical Science Liaison

Employer
GSK
Location
San Francisco, CA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
November 12 2021
Ref
312487
Organization Type
Pharma
Site Name: USA - California - San Francisco Posted Date: Nov 12 2021 Are you energized by building advocacy for a therapeutic strategy through leadership, education and development of partnerships with key External Experts and Professional Bodies? If so, this Field Based Medical Science Liason role could be an ideal opportunity to explore. As Field Based Medical Sciance Liason you will be responsible for leadership of the external engagement strategy aligned to the therapeutic portfolio, as well as the design & implementation of the external engagement plan including the advocacy plan aligned to Therapy area strategies, driving a consistent approach to carrying out engagement activities in the field. This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career, these responsibilities include some of the following… Engage in one to one scientific dialogue with external experts around GSK's medicines and vaccines in line with GSK Code of Practice and local laws and regulations. Support GSK study teams by providing scientific expertise as required to investigators and staff engaged in GSK-supported clinical trials and Investigator-Sponsored Studies (ISS). Act as an expert speaker at promotional and scientific events. Respond to unsolicited requests for Medical Information from healthcare providers in a fair, factual, balanced, and scientifically rigorous manner via the appropriate and preferred channel. Act as the interface between the professional healthcare community and the internal GSK medical team and its affiliates to bring in value-added insights that inform GSK Medical, Commercial, and Research & Development activities. Foster a collaborative working relationship with Medical Representatives and Commercial colleagues. Partner with matrix colleagues (e.g. sales, marketing, market access, etc.) to ensure strategies and business plans are both patient and business focused, and adding value to the external expert Disseminate important safety information to healthcare professionals as and when this emerges. Provide scientific education training for business partners such as the Medical Representatives by being the local scientific expert for a medicine / vaccine or group of medicines / vaccines in a therapy area. Maintain a level of expertise in the evolving scientific / therapeutic area and in competitor medicines and vaccines. Attend scientific meetings and congresses to keep abreast of the evolving science in a therapy area and to confidently debate and discuss the science with external experts. Fully understand and comply with GSK standards and policies and with local codes of practice, guidelines and laws to ensure all requirements are met. Why you? Basic Qualifications: We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals: Advanced degree: Pharm D, PhD, or M.D Two or more years working in a US healthcare environment, including knowledge of health technology assessments and market access challenges Two or mor years working in compliance of Pharmaceutical ethics and governance; and a clear understanding of pharmaceutical compliance policies and procedures Two or more years Pharmaceutical Industry Experience including basic financial and budget management Preferred Qualifications: If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus: Ability to work within large and complex matrix teams Ability to facilitate high quality discussions around GSK medicines with external experts Effective communication skills and ability to tailor information to different audiences appropriately. Ability to translates complex science into simple messages. Ability to communicate through multiple channels e.g. webinars. Solid grounding in clinical, medical and pharmaceutical science with the ability to rapidly assimilate specific and detailed knowledge in these areas. An understanding of clinical development, and statistical design and analysis. Effective networking and collaboration skills to achieve business results. Strong business mindset and ability to balance cross-functional objectives. A sense of curiosity and a passion for continuous learning and development. 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. 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