Medical Science Liaison-Immunology

San Juan, Puerto Rico
Oct 06, 2021
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.

  • Relationship and account management. Identification of key HCDMs within an account.
  • Communication of scientific & health outcomes information to a varied audience. Maintain and continually enhance clinical, scientific, and current healthcare landscape expertise.
  • Communicate field insights.
  • Integrate with Global Medical Affairs, Integrated Managed Health Care, Global Health Economics & Outcomes Research, and other internal stakeholders as appropriate and as identified through Healthcare Solutions.
  • Identify and address population level scientific, outcomes research, and health policy needs of customers.
  • Leverage internal and external resources to meet customer needs.
  • Provide clinical and health economic support to healthcare access decision makers and influencers for AbbVie's Therapeutic Areas, new products, new/updated indications and marketed products.
  • Contribute, as needed, to creative, innovative strategies to address specific customer clinical outcomes and health economic questions and needs that align with the core medical affairs strategies.
  • Participate in various therapeutic advisory activities involving both marketed and investigational products, spanning the full product life-cycle.
  • Participate in other strategic initiatives as identified through Healthcare Solutions.

  • Advanced degree required, preferably M.D., D.O., Pharm.D. or Ph.D.
  • Three (3) to five (5) years of experience in a Managed Care/PBM, VA/DoD, CMS, State Medicaid, health care consulting, pharmaceutical industry or related environment preferred. Completion of relevant Residency or Fellowship programs may be considered in lieu of some work experience. Account management experience in a commercial or clinical setting is preferred.
  • Necessary Skills include: strong scientific acumen, effective communication skills, active listening skills, networking, relationship development, lead/influence without authority, business analysis skills, flexibility / adaptability, self motivated, prioritization, self awareness, critical thinking, innovative problem solving, solid team orientation, strong emotional intelligence
  • Advanced technical expertise and business analysis skills· Negotiation skills- Advances Innovative problem solving skills- Superior emotional intelligence- Strong medical leadership presence
  • An essential requirement of your position is to meet health care industry representative (HCIR) credentialing requirements to gain entry into facilities and organizations that are in your assigned territory. These HCIR credentialing requirements may include, but are not limited to, background checks, drug screens, and proof of immunization/vaccination for various diseases.

Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Yes, 15 % of the Time
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Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.