Manager, US Medical Affairs

Summit, NJ
Mar 06, 2018
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

Other Locations:US- NJ- Summit East

Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health.  We value our passion for patients, ​quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries, and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science and contribute to our unique culture.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

Collaborate with Medical Affairs colleagues to assist in generation and execution of therapeutic area strategy and tactics with appropriate oversight and use of resources Assist Senior Director and other members of the myeloid/MDS team as necessary for various activities of G3M. Plan and coordinate conduct of Medical Affairs sub-teams, advisory boards and steering committee/DRC meetings Support various Medical Affairs cross-functional working groups Plan and coordinate activities for professional meetings, congresses, and local symposia and represent Celgene at these venues. Aid in the planning and execution of Medical Affairs Sponsored Trials (MAST) and registries (as needed), within appropriate standards for compliance, quality, timeliness, and budget. Provide high quality scientific/clinical input and review of:  disease strategy plans, abstracts, posters, slides, manuscripts, educational materials, webcasts, IIT protocols, Commercial Brand plans, Scientific educational grant requests and patient advocacy grant requests Assist with scientific searches, data summaries, preparation for site visits/corporate visits/payor presentations Interaction with key stakeholders, as a Medical Affairs representative with:


  • Medical Affairs partners in therapeutic area

  • Global Medical Affairs Leadership

  • Marketing

  • Market Access

  • Clinical Research and Development

  • Statistics

  • Translational Research

  • Regulatory Affairs

  • Project Leadership


  • Investigators, KOLs

  • Global Steering Committees

  • Scientific Advisory Boards

  • Advocacy Groups

  • Cooperative Groups

    The ideal candidate will have the following mix of professional and personal characteristics:

  • Degree in pharmacy, molecular biology, genomics, cancer biology or other relevant life sciences area.

  • Experience in clinical /translational research and/or medical affairs in hematology or oncology with at least 2-4 years of academic/industry experience. Master's degree holders with relevant industry experience may also apply.

  • Experience in the conduct of clinical trials in hematology/oncology preferred.

  • Analytical skills and experience in translating medical/clinical information into medical affairs strategies is a plus.

  • Proficiency in scientific and clinical data review and interpretation.

  • Ability to work well and excel within cross-functional teams.

  • Strong organization skills.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including presentations to large groups, facilitation of interactive discussions, and 1:1 discussions with thought leaders.

  • Knowledge/application of data sources, reports and tools for the creation of solid plans.

  • Regular travel will be required (approx 20%)


Celgene is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Celgene complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must have authorization to work for Celgene in the U.S.