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Respiratory Clinical Science Liaison

AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP

, DE
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
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Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
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Job Description

                                       Location:, Delaware, United States
Job reference: R-001316

Posted date: Apr. 13, 2017



   At AstraZeneca we turn ideas into life changing medicines. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. We’re focused on the potential of science to address the unmet needs of patients around the world. We commit to those areas where we think we can really change the course of medicine and bring big new ideas to life. As a Respiratory Clinical Science Liaison, you’ll play a pivotal role in channelling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients’ lives.  

   AstraZeneca holds a unique position in respiratory disease, including asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), with a range of differentiated potential medicines in development by leveraging novel combinations, biologics and devices. The pipeline also has a number of promising assets in inflammatory and autoimmune diseases within areas such as psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, gout, systemic lupus and rheumatoid arthritis.  

   Main Duties and Responsibilities  


   The Respiratory Clinical Science Liaison will serve as a key clinical liaison to advanced practice health care providers (HCPs). The Respiratory Clinical Science Liaison will be a key member of the Respiratory Field Medical Affairs team, working in close partnership with the Respiratory Medical Science Liaisons and Field Physicians.  

  •      Identify and cultivate relationships with primary care providers including nurse practitioners, physician assistants, clinical pharmacists, large group practices, respiratory institution providers, infusion center providers, other health care providers such as physicians when appropriate    
  •      Conduct educational programs on disease state and appropriate use of AstraZeneca products with a focus on respiratory    
  •      Respond to customer inquiries to ensure focused and balanced clinical and scientific information that supports the appropriate use of AstraZeneca's products and services    
  •      Deliver appropriate clinical and scientific information to support appropriate use of AstraZeneca respiratory products in a patient focused manner    
  •      Support biologic product line    
  •      Maintain expertise in disease state management, emerging therapies and the competitive landscape    
  •      Gather customer insights regarding AstraZeneca and competitor products to help inform medical and commercial strategies    
  •      Adhere to internal standard processes and comply with regulatory and compliance requirements    


   Essential Requirements  

  •      Advanced Degree and/or advanced licensure or certification (i.e. NP, PA-C)    
  •      At least 3 years of direct patient care experience    
  •      Previous experience in the clinical management of respiratory disease (preferred experience in asthma and COPD)    
  •      Excellent verbal skills    
  •      Strong presentation skills including the ability to effectively communicate medical data/concepts    
  •      Outstanding interpersonal skills    
  •      Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite    
  •      Ability to travel (percentage varies with geography)    

   Desirable Requirements  

  •      Previous pharmaceutical industry experience    
  •      Experience in biologics    
  •      Previous experience in field medical role    
  •      Certified Asthma Educator    

   UPDATED 21 territories available:

   South Texas                                Georgia                                                                 Louisiana/Arkansas  


   South Florida                               Tennessee                                                           Michigan  


   Northeast/Boston                      Long Island/Queens New York                        North Bronx/Westchester NY  


   Northwest/Seattle                     Indiana/Kentucky                                                Utah/New Mexico  


   Northern CA                                 Oregon/Idaho                                                     Colorado/Montana  


   Eastern PA/Delaware                District of Columbia/  MD                                 Virginia/WVirginia                      Iowa/Wisconsin                                                                                                                            


   Manhattan South/Brooklyn/Staten Island NY                                        Connecticut/Upstate NY/Western MA  

   Next Steps – Apply today!  

   To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete the full application on our website at your earliest convenience – it is the only way that our Recruiter and Hiring Manager can know that you feel well qualified for this opportunity. If you know someone who would be a great fit, please share this posting with them.  

   Global Career Level E  

   AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law