Thought Leader Liaison, Dermatology - Philadelphia, PA

Multiple locations
May 09, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
This job is available in these locations: Field Based, US, Philadelphia, PA, US

Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

The Thought Leader Liaison, Dermatology is a field-based, non-sales role, focused on enhancing and improving interactions with key external Dermatology thought leaders in the community. The four primary areas of focus include thought leader engagement, coordinating thought leader engagements with senior management, advocacy development, and liaising with marketing. All TLL interactions are always within label, and consistent with commercial compliance, legal and regulatory guidelines.

A TLL will work cross-functionally with home-office based colleagues in Marketing, Medical Affairs, Sales, and Market Access. The attributes that are critical for success include collaboration, communication, planning, and the ability to execute tactical initiatives and provide timely feedback. TLLs will report to the Associate Director Thought Leader Liaison (ADTLL) within the Marketing organization.

The TLL job responsibilities are focused primarily on four key areas.

Thought Leader Engagement
• Aligning with cross-functional teams, the TLL orchestrates resources as they relate to key Thought leaders, as assigned by the ADTLL
• Conducting substantive business discussions related to on-label product information, disease state, and general corporate overviews
• Compliantly collaborating and communicating cross-functionally with respect to assigned Thought Leaders in order to ensure strategic and tactical cohesiveness
• Acting as a coordinated, single point of contact to resolve issues when directed, by the ADTLL and/or Headquarters
• Executing a customer-centric needs based approach with respect to key thought leaders

Orchestrates Thought Leader Executive Encounters and Engagement
• Plan and execute key thought leader engagements and senior executive encounters at local, regional and nationals conferences, POAs, in field engagements, and other venues as directed, in a complaint manner
• Act as a liaison between thought leaders and home office cross-functional teams

Advocate Development
• Assisting with on-label key thought leader development, including speakers, with approved decks and materials
• Becoming the single point of contact for certain speaker logistic/scheduling activities and working cross functionally to ensure appropriate communication

• Obtaining feedback from thought leaders on Dermatology Franchise and brand-related marketing strategies/materials
• Providing feedback to commercial leadership on various topics as requested
• Providing advisory board participant recommendations, and attending advisory boards where needed, appropriate and approved
• Provide speaker recommendations to marketing when requested
• Follow and be knowledgeable of all relevant laws, regulations and corporate policies governing all activities
• Facilitate speaker bureau management, including contracting when requested

• Bachelor's degree, Master's degree or other advanced education/certification a plus.
• Specialty pharmaceutical/biopharmaceutical experience with a minimum of five years of work experience in one or more of the following: field sales, product marketing, or medical / clinical experience including experience in the Dermatology market or a similar subcutaneous, self-injectable biologic specialty market. Launch experience preferred.
• Ability to assemble and lead cross-functional teams toward a shared vision of success
• Ability to present ideas effectively to individuals or groups, targeting presentation to the needs of the audience
• Demonstrated leadership skills
• Strong organizational skills
• Strong project management experience, including superior analytical and planning skills.
• Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
• Ability to execute against strategic and tactical plans under tight timelines
• Ability to travel to meetings/trainings/programs as necessary
• Current understanding of pharmaceutical promotional rules and regulations
• Valid driver's license
• Must reside within the geographic area of the assigned territory, or within a reasonable distance as determined by the Associate Director, Thought Leader Liaison
• ~ 60% - 80% travel likely; could be less based on geography
• Work within label, and regulatory and legal compliance guidelines

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition Number: 12985BR