Bayer

Deputy Director Medical Affairs MD

Employer
Bayer
Location
Whippany, NJ, United States
Posted
Apr 16, 2018
Ref
SF17624
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Deputy Director Medical Affairs MD, are to:

  • Have active participation and effective interaction with Global teams to ensure appropriate US direction of the company's research and marketing efforts relative to the US environment as well as responsible for the execution of an overall medical strategy;
  • Provide support and medical expertise to US cross-functional teams within the Business Unit regarding development of educational materials, monitoring of published literature, addressing and resolving international, regional and local issues related to products under their responsibility and provide input to company documents to ensure scientific accuracy as well as implement the Medical Affairs Brand Plan, communication and publication programs with approved budgets;
  • Support completion of annual NDA reports for respective brands through evaluation of clinical data and literature and provide USMA input in the preparation of key medical documents for INDs and NDAs. This includes ensuring appropriate USMA input in interactions with the FDA
  • Participate in scientific review of investigator initiated studies and be answerable medically for the clinical studies under their direction as well as directing the design, conduct, analysis and reporting of Phase IV US clinical trials;
  • Participate in the Grant Review and Advisory Committees;
  • Explore and evaluate new product ideas to assist in identifying new marketing opportunities and perform medical evaluations and due diligence on pharmaceutical products for in-licensing in the US
  • Interface with both internal and external (KOLs, advisors, consultants) experts and medical organizations in order to develop and maintain productive contacts;
  • Provide feedback with the respective line manager in the recruitment, development and performance management of appropriate team members (including cross-functional partners).


Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • M.D. Degree or equivalent, with US Board certification and licensure (active) highly preferred;
  • Two or more years of clinically relevant or independent research experience or equivalent OR two or more years of experience in the pharmaceutical or related industry or of extensive collaboration with the industry (e.g., lead PI and consultant, FDA employee or advisor);
  • Proven ability to identify and resolve complex problems;
  • A solid understanding of clinical study design, analysis and interpretation as well as the principles of observational studies and health economics;
  • Ability to collaborate with a variety of teams and personnel as well as a proven ability to interact effectively with key opinion leaders;
  • Highly developed ethics and integrity, with demonstrated ethical medical decision making skills;
  • Ability to work well on teams;
  • Proven ability to implement successful clinical strategies and programs;
  • Effective communicator with strong oral and written communications skills.


Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

Country: United States
Location: NJ-Whippany