Medical Science Manager

CSL Behring
Working from home
Jun 10, 2021
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

With operations in 35+ nations and ~27,000 employees worldwide, CSL is driven to develop and deliver a broad range of lifesaving therapies to treat disorders such as hemophilia and primary immune deficiencies, and vaccines to prevent influenza. Our therapies are also used in cardiac surgery, organ transplantation and burn treatment.

CSL is the parent company of CSL Behring and Seqirus. CSL Behring is a global leader in the protein biotherapeutics industry, focused on bringing to market biotherapies used to treat serious and often rare conditions. CSL Behring operates CSL Plasma, one of the world's largest collectors of human plasma, which is used to create CSL’s therapies. Seqirus is one of the largest influenza vaccine companies in the world and is a transcontinental partner in pandemic preparedness and a major contributor to the prevention and control of influenza globally.

We invite you to take a look at the many career possibilities available around the globe and consider building your promising future at CSL by becoming a member of our team!

Job Description

The Medical Science Manager is able to leverage their robust medical knowledge, paired with operational expertise, to execute strategically aligned tactics delivering business critical objectives; thereby maximizing Medical Affairs’ impact on overall franchise initiatives and contributions towards CSL Behring’s success

  • Evaluate the strategic alignment of scientifically appropriate Investigator Initiated Studies (IIS) and manage the life cycle in assigned therapeutic area(s).
  • Support the development of strategic data generation through the successful execution of US publication plans by collaborating with key thought leaders and appropriate internal stakeholders. 
  • Support the management of vendors to ensure deliverables are received in a timely manner and are executed in compliance with CSL Behring policies.
  • Serve as an active contributor to multi-disciplinary functions to ensure that Medical Affairs activities are strategically aligned and effectively communicated to colleagues.
  • Manage the medical educational grant review process by supporting scientific programs strategically aimed at reducing knowledge gaps regarding rare diseases and current/emerging treatment options.
  • Manage US Medical Affairs therapeutic area budgets by ensuring execution of tactics and initiatives.
  • Lead the review of US-based healthcare professional assessments to ensure appropriate qualifications in accordance with Regulatory and Medical Affairs policies.
  • Coordinate and facilitate advisory boards/steering committees with key thought leaders and internal stakeholders to gain scientific insights resulting in actionable items that impact overall medical strategy.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders within Medical Affairs to provide scientific expertise and direction that is aligned with Medical Affairs strategic objectives such as the development of slide deck presentations, standard response letters, and promotional/medical review.
  • Leverage scientific knowledge and expertise through attendance of relevant medical meetings to seek opportunities to scientifically engage key thought leaders that will support future medical initiatives.

    • Degree in nursing, pharmacy or advanced degree in science/medicine (MD, PhD, PharmD) preferred
    • 5+ years' relevant pharmaceutical/ biopharmaceutical industry experience
    • General clinical trial experience
    • Knowledge of therapeutic specialty area

    Core Competencies

    • Problem Solving
    • Organizing/Priority setting
    • Peer relationships/Command Skills
    • Process management
    • Strategic Agility

    Functional/Technical Competencies

    • Clinical Expertise
    • Regulatory Knowledge
    • Business Acumen
    • Vendor Management
    • Operational Excellence

    Different qualifications or responsibilities may apply based on local legal and/or educational requirements. Refer to local job documentation where applicable.