Head of Medical Affairs

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Job Summary

This role is the head of medical affairs for Japan. It is a high profile, strategic role, with principal responsibility for leading and building the medical affairs organization and developing the scientific and clinical strategy that support the continuing success of the company.


1.Lead, build, and manage the Country Medical Affairs

2.Actively engage with the Regional Medical Affairs functions to ensure that country level priorities and needs are championed and that Global strategy is implemented in the Country.

3.Interact with top local Key Thought Leaders or healthcare decision makers at scientific meetings and other forums

4.Develop and execute an aligned Country Medical Affairs plan with clear KPIs, milestones and deliverables

5.Collaborate with Global team to harmonies MSL activities and maximize value to the organization


1.Successful completion of tertiary qualification e.g. Doctor of Medicine Degree highly desirable or allied clinical role

2.Minimum of 5 years’ experience working within a pharmaceutical or commercial working environment

3.People management experience

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