Medical Information Lead

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14073 Medical Information Lead

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・Collaborates with Global Medical Affairs to localize and translate standard response documents ensuring accuracy, currency and scientific balance of all scientific and clinical information.
・Responds to medical information inquiries from healthcare professionals, consumers, and internal business partners verbally and/or in writing; prepares customized responses as needed and appropriately documents the interaction within the Global Medical Information database.
・Identifies, selects and manages Japan-specific external vendors that will support medical information services (i.e. CRO, systems, etc)
・Implements and manages Japan Call Center and all related processes.
・Manages and trains the regional professional contact center as appropriate on new assets, study data or labeling.
・Conducts medical review of branded and unbranded promotional and scientific materials to ensure accuracy, currency, scientific balance and compliance with internal policies and procedures.
・Exhibits a thorough understanding of assigned therapeutic area and pertinent disease state(s).
・Evaluates customer inquiry data to identify trends and knowledge gaps; communicates actionable customer insights to cross-functional stakeholders to inform business planning.
・Attends medical conferences to provide complete, accurate and timely medical information to healthcare professionals at the conference booth.
・Ensures compliance with Japan regulatory requirements as they affect Medical Information; responses must be accurate, up-to-date, balanced, and scientific.
・Co-leads/contributes to the creation and/or review of the Japan Risk Management Plan (i.e. Proper Use Guide section) with Drug Safety department.
・Provides product scientific input to relevant projects, as applicable (i.e. Medical Affairs, Marketing projects or initiatives, among others).


・Scientific or Medical Degree (OCN, BS, MS, Pharm D, PhD) required
・Minimum 3-5 years of pharmaceutical industry-based Drug Information, Medical Writing or Medical/Promotional review experience
・Prior experience in Oncology is a must (hematology oncology experience is highly preferred)
・Demonstrated ability to lead strategically, drive performance, build alignment, inform, negotiate and collaborate
・Knowledge of pharmaceutical industry laws, regulations, and guidelines regarding medical education and publications
・Strong leadership and organization skills with a solutions-orientated approach driving optimal business results in a complex matrix environment.
・Promotional review experience preferred
・Must be a strong team player and be willing to work in a high paced environment where individual initiative and accountability to the team are required.
・Excellent written and verbal communication skills including presentation skills.
・Demonstrates flexibility in response to changing needs and competing demands
・Some travel required to represent company at medical conferences, presentations, and other meetings
・Business English level required at minimum

Job application

Apex delivers strong profile and highly skilled candidates that match the job description requirements. Their candidate know how, network and experience helped us to initiate contact and integrate the candidate into our company. We are very happy with the candidate selected by Apex. K.K. consulting service. Thank you for the professional recruitment consulting service throughout the selection and follow up. We really appreciated it and strongly recommend Apex.

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