Bristol Myers Squibb Company

Manager, WW Scientific Content and US Market Capabilities- Immunology

Princeton, NJ, United States
Sep 01, 2020
Science/R&D, Immunology
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision - transforming patients' lives through science.In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease - and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry - each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.

The primary responsibility for the WW Scientific Content and US Market Capabilities Manager (WW SC & MC) is the development and execution of a comprehensive, globally aligned strategic market medical content plans to support the effective communication of data and launch for safe and effective use of BMS medicines across the Markets.
  • Develop and update local market medical content (standard response documents, reactive slides decks, AMCP dossiers, and submission of content to organizations such as clinical practice guidelines, compendia, and HTA) per clinical development program, publications, data presentations, congress activity, MI inquiry trends, global communication platform, product safety reports and treatment landscape.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional stakeholders (WW Pub leads, Country Medical Directors (CMD), Disease Area Heads/Specialists (DAH/DAS)) to identify pertinent data and solicit functional expertise when needed to ensure scientific content are developed with a high degree of medical integrity, accuracy and clinical and payer relevance.
  • Lead through close partnership with WW Pubs leads, Contact Center leads, and local Market Medical and WW/local market VAP teams in the development of scientific content.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure consistent messaging and communication of medical information and key messages.
  • Support the global standardization of Medical content to streamline creation, distribution and curation of content while eliminating redundancies in resource utilization and deliverables.
  • Analyzes and interprets scientific data to update or develop comprehensive, balanced, credible and accurate documents that comply with applicable laws, regulations, guidance and BMS policies and procedures.
  • Collaborates closely with the Medical Capabilities Customer Engagement & Contact Center, to inform on new content deliverables and consult on training/messaging for new scientific data.
  • Manages and prioritizes multiple projects, provides solutions to complex problems, and delivers complete and accurate information within deadlines.
  • Develop Medical Contact Center training on disease state, product overview and relevant market events to ensure Contact Center's readiness to address customer inquiries.
  • Works effectively as a member of the Medical Matrix Market Team and other core Medical teams by contributing to development of the Medical Brand Plan, communicating insights and trends from WW Medical, WW Pubs, and Field Medical and contributing to the identification and delivery of content to address local Market unmet medical needs.
  • Translates medical strategies and objectives into actionable content (medical communication) plans for the markets (ensures local customization or de novo content generation needs are met with quality and speed); plans that are comprehensive (representing all functions with ongoing data generation) and globally aligned.
  • Ensure effective rollout and communication occurs, feedback loops are implemented, and continuous improvement opportunities are identified for content development
  • Act as a scientific expert to drive and support the market Publication activities in the respective therapeutic area (s) by collaborating with the WW Publications Team
  • Develops, maintains and enhances a high level of knowledge in the respective therapeutic area(s) to provide high quality medical communication support.
  • Manages and prioritizes multiple projects, provides solutions to complex problems, and delivers complete and accurate content and information within deadlines.
  • Manage day to day finances, contracting and vendor agency partnership to drive planning and execution of local Market content deliverables.

Job Requirements
  • PharmD, MD, PhD (or specifically qualified natural scientists of biology/human biology), with minimum of 2-3 years of experience in clinical practice, pharmaceutical industry, managed care, or scientific communications agency.
  • Expert clinical, pharmacological and pharmaceutical knowledge and thorough understanding of medical terminology in local language and English, as well as of the function, activities and processes of Medical Information.
  • Knowledge and experience in disease areas and treatment options with scientific expertise in immunology, gastroenterology, and multiple sclerosis, preferred.
  • Expertise across all aspects of scientific communication strategy, planning and execution during all phases of drug development and commercialization process (investigational, registration, pre & post-launch and marketed), desirable
  • Must have experience working in highly matrix environment across a broad range of functional areas and effectively collaborating with the Medical Affairs, Health Outcomes, R&D, regulatory, legal and commercial teams
  • Understands the needs of health care professionals and demonstrates an understanding of pharmaceutical industry regulations.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage various projects, solve problems, deliver on commitments, and work with multidisciplinary teams.
  • Proficiency in basic computer programs.
  • Excellent scientific/medical written and verbal communication skills in local language and English required.

Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

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 with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.