Associate Director, Medical Publications- Oncology Clinical Collaborations

Princeton, NJ, United States
Sep 19, 2020
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 Medical Publications organization's mission is to support the development of high quality medical publications to ensure clear, scientific communication of data on BMS assets, enabling the safe, appropriate use of and access to BMS medicines. The Associate Director, Medical Publications for Oncology Clinical Collaborations will be part of a high performing, cross-functional publication and scientific matrix team engaged in the planning and execution of medical publications on clinical trials undertaken in collaboration between BMS and external pharma/biopharma companies. He/she will partner across key internal and external matrix teams to ensure the timely publication and presentation of data from collaborative clinical trials in oncology/hematology.

  • Advanced degree: PharmD, PhD or MD in a life science subject with in-depth experience in publication planning management
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience within the pharmaceutical or related healthcare industry, in both a regional and global capacity
  • Expertise across all aspects of scientific publication strategy, planning and execution during all phases of drug development and commercialization process (investigational, registrational, pre- and post-launch, and marketed)
  • Scientific expertise in oncology/hematology is highly preferred
  • Proven ability to engage and effectively align across a broad range of internal and external stakeholders (Medical, Clinical Development, Translational Medicine, Biostatistics, collaborative partners) to facilitate decision making during the medical communication planning and execution process
  • Proven ability to think strategically and take decisions even under conditions of ambiguity, evolving landscapes and tight timelines
  • Adept at building credibility with team members and collaborative partners, evidenced by strong leadership behaviors, ethics, compliance with governance, and excellence in science
  • Understanding of clinical trial design and execution, statistical methods and clinical trial data reporting requirements
  • Understanding of good publication practices and guidance (GPP3, ICMJE), Sunshine Act, Pharma Code of Conduct, and other guidance related to post-marketing practices and scientific data communication
  • Outstanding interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills with exceptional time management skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Suite applications and familiarity with publication management tools and systems (Datavision)
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 10-15% of the time

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.