Manager, Global Medical Affairs, Information & Education

Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States
Oct 05, 2020
Pharm Country
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
Join a Legacy of Innovation 110 Years and Counting!

Daiichi Sankyo Group is dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical therapies to improve standards of care and address diversified, unmet medical needs of people globally by leveraging our world-class science and technology. With more than 100 years of scientific expertise and a presence in more than 20 countries, Daiichi Sankyo and its 15,000 employees around the world draw upon a rich legacy of innovation and a robust pipeline of promising new medicines to help people. In addition to a strong portfolio of medicines for cardiovascular diseases, under the Group's 2025 Vision to become a "Global Pharma Innovator with Competitive Advantage in Oncology," Daiichi Sankyo is primarily focused on providing novel therapies in oncology, as well as other research areas centered around rare diseases and immune disorders.

Job Summary:

The Manager, Medical Information and Education will support a GMA Oncology franchise in developing and reviewing global high-quality medical information documents and ensuring accuracy and scientific balance. The manager is responsible for conducting comprehensive medical review of medical information and education materials/programs. The Manager leverages his/her functional and technical expertise to assist in improving organizational effectiveness of the Global Medical Information and Education (GMI&E) function.


Develop high quality, scientifically sound Global Medical Information Documents, to fulfill unsolicited requests for information coming from Regional /Local Medical Affairs.
  • Manage Medical information Guidance Documents and Medical Q+As through the complete drafting, review and approval process incorporating input/recommendations from other cross-functional reviewers.
Develop Medical Education content, including but not limited to internal training materials and external slide decks for use by Regional Medical Affairs, and execute global-regional training programs in collaboration with GMA Team or TA lead(s).

Conduct comprehensive medical review and clearance of materials/programs as member of the GMA review team, including promotional review. Ensure comprehensive, high quality, medical review and appropriate sign-off/approval of materials/programs in a timely fashion.
  • Attend review meetings, when applicable
  • Collaborate closely with GMA Team/TA lead(s), GMA functional leads, Regional MA, and other cross-functional stakeholders as needed to discuss content and scientific rigor of materials/programs and to assure alignment in Global /Regional Medical Affairs
  • Consult with GMI&E functional lead and/or supervisor as needed
  • May lead GMI&E meetings with regional and partner MI functions
Serve as integral member of the Global Medical Affairs Team (GMAT) or other relevant forums

Staff Medical Information booths for targeted medical conferences and participate in projects/initiatives within GMA or across functions, as assigned

Conduct inquiry analyses, develop Global Medical Information Reports and assist in providing stakeholder insights
Support budget management as needed

Qualifications: Successful candidates will be able to meet the qualifications below with or without a reasonable accommodation.

  • Bachelor's Degree required; advanced degree such as a PharmD or PhD strongly preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in a medically related field including industry experience in Medical Affairs. Experience in medical review and/or medical information or a previous medical education role is a plus). Proven track record of working successfully with cross-functional teams to achieve results.
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Title
Manager, Global Medical Affairs, Information & Education

Basking Ridge

Functional Area
Global Medical Affairs Oncology

New Jersey