Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Access/Medical Information & Communications Manager (Immunoscience)

Princeton, NJ, US
Oct 17, 2018
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.

One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.

The primary responsibility for the Access/Medical Information & Communications Manager is the execution of a comprehensive, globally aligned strategic market medical publications and content plan (medical/access) to support the effective communication of data for safe and effective use of BMS immunoscience medicines across the US market.
  • Analyzes and interprets scientific data to update or develop comprehensive, balanced, credible and accurate documents that comply with applicable laws, regulations, guidances and BMS policies and procedures, and are used to appropriately communicate with healthcare providers and customers involved in healthcare or evidence-based healthcare decisions, including but not limited to payor organizations, access influencers, pharmacy benefit managers, specialty pharmacies, compendia publishers, guideline bodies and technology assessment entities.
  • Manages and prioritizes multiple projects, provides solutions to complex problems, and delivers complete and accurate information within deadlines
  • Work effectively as a member of the Market Medical Matrix Team by contributing to development of the Medical Brand Plan, communicating insights and trends from WW Pubs/Content, field HEOR, and Field Medical.
  • Collaborate across the medical capabilities cross-matrix team to inform the development of Immunoscience publications and content plans to address local market unmet medical needs.
  • Assist with the communication of the Immunoscience strategy related to healthcare providers, payers, access influencers, and healthcare decision makers.
  • Evaluates and contributes to Medical Information processes for responding to unsolicited inquiries and provides training to internal and external matrix partners (e.g. Field HEOR, MSLs) on appropriate use of these processes
  • Contributes to departmental efforts to develop, implement or further improve processes and operations. This may involve non-clinical and non-product types of responsibilities such as systems/technology, quality assurance, writing policies and procedures.
  • Maintains awareness of current industry practices that pertain to Medical Communications and Access Scientific Content

  • Doctor of Pharmacy, MD, PhD or equivalent
  • 2-3 years relevant industry work experience, which may include experience on vendor side.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills; strong attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Health Economics Outcomes Research (HEOR) experience.
  • Publications experience
  • Experience in AMCP dossier and other evidence-based scientific writing, review and assessments
  • Experience in the Immunoscience space
  • Experience responding to unsolicited inquiries from health care professionals by collecting, analyzing, interpreting and providing specific clinical/scientific data that is requestor-focused
  • Ability to apply managed care concepts and knowledge to customize the communication documents to meet the evidence requirements of payor/access customers
  • Understanding of comparative effectiveness research (CER) and health technology assessment (HTA) landscape is preferred, as well as the ability to review, assess and synthesize CER, health outcomes and pharmacoeconomic evidence
  • Knowledge of management information systems, databases and digital application of information