Franchise Medical Scientist

Princeton, NJ, United States
Sep 24, 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 BMS Medical organization strives to be recognized throughout the world as the most accomplished and respected BioPharma Medical organization. In BMS Medical, you will have the ability to impact the lives of patients by developing and ensuring the safe and appropriate use of our medicines. Medical increasingly plays a valuable and unique role in unlocking the full potential of our scientific and medical innovation. Medical bridges clinical development with clinical practice and gains broader knowledge of the healthcare industry.

This role is a member of the US Franchise Medical Team accountable for driving launch excellence as a core Medical capability in the US Medical organization and delivering innovative planning and execution solutions for the BMS Franchise. The Franchise Medical Team focuses on four key capabilities: Launch Excellence, Unbranded Education, Customer Engagement Forums and Congress/Conference Leadership. The Franchise Team collaborates routinely with the US Medical Disease Teams, cross functional Medical Matrix teams and Worldwide Medical. Key Commercial partners of the Franchise Medical Team include the Franchise Marketing, Scientific Engagement, Unbranded Education, Customer Engagement Effectiveness and Digital Hub teams.

Critical responsibilities include:
  • Works closely with Medical Leads, Medical Scientists and Matrix Team members in driving excellence in launch planning and execution for Life Cycle Management diseases.
  • Leads customization and utilization of Medical Launch Playbooks to support new launch plans
  • Leads development of new therapeutic area TL identification plans and Congress/Conference plans
  • Leads development and distribution of unbranded educational resources through multi-channel, multi-format communications to prioritized targets.
  • Leads planning and execution of all Medical Advisory Boards
  • Leads planning & execution of TL engagements forums (Grand Rounds, Connection Forums, Thought Leader Encounters)
  • Leads development and execution of unbranded medical booths across a variety of venues (Congresses, Conferences)
  • Leads US Medical Organisation planning and execution of Regional Conferences and Congresses
  • Prioritizes high-impact initiatives and drive activities that deliver value to customers, with more focused execution
  • Works closely with Commercial on innovative planning and execution solutions to maximize operational functioning at the Franchise level.
  • Consolidates and disseminates lessons learned, best practices and innovative ideas across the Medical Matrix, Therapeutic Areas and Regions.

  • Advanced Medical degree with clinical and/or industry experience.
  • 1-2 years Pharma experience
  • Oncology and Immunology scientific & clinical knowledge preferred
  • Healthcare landscape knowledge & insight
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Business acumen skills - ability to work effectively with Commercial stakeholders
  • Effective partnering and collaboration skills
  • Influencing, persuasion and negotiation skills
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Project management skills
  • Problem solving/solutions orientation
  • Ability to collaborate and cooperative in a complex matrix environment

Bristol-Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer - M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Function:Medical Affairs

Organization:R&D - Global Development Medical Affairs (GDMA)

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.