AbbVie Medical Science Liaison - Haematology Oncology - Southern England in Maidenhead, United Kingdom

Description:
The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) reports into the MSL Manager Working across haematology oncology projects (marketed and pipeline products) Territory: Southern England

Objectives Medical Science Liaisons (MSLs) are key members of the affiliate medical department. These field-based roles focus on medical and scientific engagement with AbbVie stakeholders (including research and healthcare professionals, payers, and providers). The focus of this role is on interacting with, and supporting the needs of, Tier 1 and 2 external experts. They work to communicate information and facilitate dialogue about AbbVie’s marketed products, and compounds in development, in a strictly scientific, non-promotional manner, and in full compliance with applicable national laws and regulations, guidelines, codes of conduct, AbbVie’s policies and procedures and accepted standards of best practice.

Key responsibilities * Ensure that all activities and interactions are conducted with due regard to all applicable local, global and national laws, regulations, guidelines, codes of conduct, Company policies and accepted standards of best practice. * Provide scientific and technical leadership to ensure professional and credible relationships with thought leaders and external experts of strategic importance to AbbVie. * Ensure a strong medical and scientific presence for AbbVie in key academic centres by facilitation of research and educational initiatives, while supporting requests for medical and scientific information on products or areas of therapeutic interest to AbbVie. * Serve as a point of contact within the Medical Affairs team for thought leaders and external experts within an assigned geographic area in order to satisfy their needs for scientific knowledge in a therapeutic area and, when requested, relevant AbbVie medicines, to support their safe, effective and appropriate use. * Deliver credible presentations on scientific matters to physicians, individually or in groups (meetings, clinical sessions, etc.), where requested, but with the focus on Tier 1 and 2 external experts - either reactively (in response to a medical enquiry) or proactively (as part of a disease area awareness education programme). * Facilitate medical and scientific field intelligence – for example, competitor research and medical strategies, educational activities, structure and function of NHS – and communicate, where appropriate, within the Company. * Attend relevant scientific meetings and Conferences. Collaborate with internal stakeholders to develop summaries of key data and other scientifically relevant information to inform AbbVie strategic priorities and initiatives. * Support internal teams such as sales and marketing to develop their scientific and technical expertise through the delivery of scientific update presentations

Qualifications:
* Advanced degree (e.g. PharmD., MD, PhD) in a relevant scientific discipline is preferred but candidates with an undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline and demonstrated experience will be considered. * Experience in developing and maintaining expert knowledge for the assigned therapeutic area, and in medical research in general. * Solid knowledge of the pharmaceutical environment and the role of Medical Affairs to advance the medical and scientific objectives of a pharmaceutical company. * Demonstrated expertise in the scientific methods applied to clinical research and current legislative/regulatory controls applicable to this research. * Ability to comprehensively learn about new subject areas and environments. * Excellent written and spoken communication and presentation skills, with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain strong collaborative relationships with thought leaders, physicians and other healthcare decision makers. * Ability to work independently in the field, showing a high level of motivation and the self-confidence to be the prime medical face of the organization in a given locality and disease area * Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously at different locations, showing strong time management and task prioritisation skills

Job Classification: Experienced
Job: MEDICAL
Primary Location: United Kingdom-England-Maidenhead
Organization: Research & Development
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day
Travel: Yes, 100 % of the Time
Req ID: 1706482