Senior Manager, Scientific Communications

Summit, NJ, US
Sep 15, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
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.

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Senior Manager, Scientific Communications
Director, Scientific Communications
Medical Affairs
BA/BS required; Scientific degree ( BS, MS, Pharm D, PhD, MD), but not required
The Senior Manager, Scientific Communications will manage the information and dissemination plan for all Celgene products within a specified therapeutic area. The Senior Manager will support the efficient planning, tracking and dissemination of key data. This includes publications, abstracts, oral presentations, and seminars. The Senior Manager will provide expertise to a wide variety of communication-related projects and contribute significantly to continuing publication planning and execution, working with external authors, agencies and consultants, as deemed appropriate. Establish strong partnership with medical thought leaders, patient advocacy groups, and professional societies.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
1. Develop, maintain, and deliver scientific communications strategy and plans and manage relationships with both internal and external groups.
2. Establish strong partnership with medical thought leaders, patient advocacy groups, professional societies
3. Reviews and approves manuscripts, abstracts, posters, slide presentations, and other documents to ensure appropriate evaluation and presentation of data, methodology, interpretation, and alliance with business objectives
4. Develops content for and reviews slides for clarity, accuracy of content, and interpretation.
5. Contributes to therapeutic expertise during protocol design phase.
6. Gains a progressively deepening understanding of disease state and current medical and/or regulatory issues related to Celgene products, and serves as a technical resource on molecule and/or disease state; uses this expertise to interpret and present scientific and statistical data in publications.
7. Overnight travel (40%) to scientific meetings within and outside the U.S
8. Managing funds and resources appropriately
Skills/Knowledge Required:
 BA/BA required; scientific degree ( BS, MS, Pharm D, PhD)helpful, but not required
 Minimum 5 years' pharma/biotech industry. Publication planning experience in the pharmaceutical industry required. Oncology/Hematology market experience preferred.
 Ability to conceptually organize and analyze data, interpret, and synthesize complex clinical and non-clinical statistical reports to derive key outcomes and messages; ability to translate scientific and technical issues for diverse audiences.
 Experience or background in working within the pharmaceutical industry, awareness of compliance issues and guidelines around medical education and publications
 Ability to formulate (write) long-range plans and to implement them successfully
 Excellent written and oral communication skills required
Competencies Required
 Technical / Professional Knowledge, Planning and Organizing, Building Positive Working Relationships, Decision Making, Negotiation, Communication, Initiating Action, Customer Focus, Follow up, and Ongoing Listening and Learning

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.