Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

IME Oncology Specialist

Princeton, NJ, US
Sep 10, 2018
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
Job Summary
Works with IME Lead in the identified therapeutic area to collaborate across functions and within the medical matrix to develop and execute the IME strategy.
Supports innovation, idea generation and execution of objectives to continually evolve the IME department and enhance its value.
Works collaboratively and demonstrates leadership within the IME grants team and the grant review committee(s)
Supports the development of IME strategy in the therapeutic area through identifying gaps and issues in IME grant proposals; researching educational needs assessments and adult HCP learner preferences; benchmarking TA and disease state IME landscape; and tracking supported IME outcomes and educational effectiveness.
Assists in the review of IME grants against approved strategy, utilizing a standardized criteria; independently analyzes IME grants and provides recommendations to management; may decline or approve grants within granted authority.
Maintains current knowledge of relevant information sources and key continuing medical education landscape events which may impact IME policies and procedures (e.g. provider accreditation status changes posted by the ACCME, academic medical center policies)
Interacts with various US, Worldwide and functional groups and key stakeholders at mid and senior management levels; develops and maintains collaborative relationships.

Expected Areas of Competence
Demonstrates a high degree of independence, requiring minimal supervision from management to accomplish complex project work assignments. Proactively indentifies projects and initiatives for self, and eagerly accepts challenges and new responsibilities

Supports the IME mission and vision through innovative thinking and problem solving.
Capable of prioritizing multiple tasks to meet project deadlines. Able to work effectively in an environment of changing priorities and goals
Anticipates needs and emerging issues and proposes solutions, based upon gathered insights and established strategy.
Engages and energizes employees through communication of goals, priorities, and other business critical information.
Participates in training and understands policies from BMS US Healthcare Law and Compliance to ensure IME function supports programs that are consistent with ACCME, OIG and FDA guidelines

Experience Desired
MD, Pharm D, Registered Pharmacist, PhD, or equivalent with a minimum of 3 years of experience working in the pharmaceutical and/or medical education environment. Medical Education experience preferred.

Strong leadership capabilities and project management skills

Demonstrated ability to work effectively within a matrixed organization

Strong written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated ability to work independently with direction from management
Demonstrated track record of being a team player
Ability to successfully interface with senior level colleagues in medical and commercial organization
Creativity and innovation displayed in past accomplishments

Knowledge Desired
Previous work experience and medical knowledge of the oncology therapeutic area preferred, but not required.
In-depth knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry, medical education, and/or medical practice.
Strong medical or medically related experience to better understand healthcare practitioner educational needs
Understanding of ACCME, OIG and FDA requirements for continuing medical education / independent medical education
Understands medical, legal, compliance environment and changing dynamics for IME which may impact how responsibilities are conducted