Bristol Myers Squibb Company

Associate Scientific Director / Director, Global Medical Affairs, Multiple Myeloma

Location
Celgene, NJ, United States
Posted
Sep 12, 2020
Ref
R1525279
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
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.

POSITION

Associate Scientific Director/ Scientific Director

Multiple Myeloma, Global Medical Affairs

SUPERVISOR

Sr Director, Global Medical Affairs

DEPARTMENT

Global Medical Affairs
PREREQUISITES

Advanced degree in medicine, molecular biology, genomics, cancer biology or other relevant life sciences area preferred. Experience in clinical /translational research and/or medical affairs in hematology or oncology with 7 -10 years of academic/industry experience.

Experience in the conduct of clinical trials in hematology/oncology a plus.

Summary/Scope:

The Associate Scientific Director/ Scientific Director Multiple Myeloma, Global Medical Affairs will be headquarters based, and will provide scientific/medical leadership and support for BCMA-targeted compounds in various stages of clinical development. This individual will take a leadership role for the execution and implementation of the Medical Affairs strategy in support of BCMA assets, as well as representation on relevant cross-functional teams, and collaboration with the global affiliates. They may take a leadership role for the execution of medical affairs research and will also assist in the evaluation and support of investigator-initiated trials in their therapeutic area. He/she will serve as a therapeutic area expert in content creation, strategic and tactical discussions, and presentations with internal colleagues, as well as external experts and investigators.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

Guide and execute therapeutic area strategy for BCMA assets and tactics Provide leadership for Medical Affairs cross-functional working groups Represent Global Medical Affairs at key cross functional forums (e.g. Global Development Team, Worldwide Brand Team, Publication Team, etc) to provide disease area expertise Represent company at professional meetings, congresses, and local symposia High quality scientific/clinical input and review of: Disease strategy/plans, abstracts, posters, slides, manuscripts in disease area, educational materials in disease area including slides, webcasts, etc., IIT protocols in disease area, steering committee and advisory board meeting objectives, materials, booth panels, Med info letters, CDPs, Commercial Brand plans, and Integrated Evidence Plans Assist with Global and Regional Disease Strategy Track priority Medical Affairs tactics and performance to goals/budget Perform, as needed, research and analytics and provide recommendations to support quality medical decisions regarding clinical research, consultancy, and internal planning. Partner with Scientific Communications on developing publication strategy, gap analyses, content creation, and key scientific statements Create and deliver relevant training and materials for the broader Medical Affairs teams, globally Drive the planning and execution of Medical Affairs Sponsored Trials and registries (as needed), within appropriate standards for compliance, quality, timeliness, and budget. Interaction with key stakeholders, as a scientific and strategic expert:

Internal:
  • Affiliate Medical Affairs Leads
  • Commercial
  • Early Commercialization
  • Medical Science Liaisons
  • Market Access
  • Clinical Research and Development
  • Statistics
  • Translational Research
  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Project Leadership

External:
  • Investigators, KOLs
  • Global Steering Committees
  • Scientific Advisory Boards
  • Advocacy Groups
  • Cooperative Groups


The ideal candidate will have the following mix of professional and personal characteristics:

Advanced degree (MS, PhD, MD) in medicine, molecular biology, genomics, cancer biology or other relevant life sciences area preferred. Experience in clinical /translational research and/or medical affairs in hematology or oncology with 7-10 years of academic/industry experience. Experience in the conduct of clinical trials in hematology/oncology preferred. Excellent analytical skills and solid experience in translating medical/clinical information into medical affairs strategies. Experience with mining databases and other bioinformatics skills will be a strong plus. Proficiency in scientific and clinical data review and interpretation. Matrix leadership of cross-functional teams. Strong organization skills. Excellent oral and written communication skills, including presentations to large groups, facilitation of interactive discussions, and 1:1 discussions with thought leaders. Knowledge/application of data sources, reports and tools for the creation of solid plans. Travel may be required (approx 15%)

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.