Community Medical Liaison

  • Syneos Health
  • Irvine, CA, USA
  • Sep 05, 2019
Consultant Customer Service Education Health Care Pharmaceutical Research Science

Job Description

You’ll confer with internal stakeholders and build new collaborative relationships with medical and scientific leaders. You’ll contribute cutting-edge clinical and scientific data to help move healthcare forward and positively impact patients. You will:

  • Establish, cultivate, and maintain scientific relationships with stakeholders while developing a strong understanding of clinical practice as it relates to areas of interest for our client
  • Identify the medical information needs and research interests of stakeholders
  • Serve as the primary resource to provide support for addressing unsolicited medical questions and other scientific exchange matters
  • Integrate scientific data into real life practice to meet customer/audience needs, adapting interpersonal style to particular situations and people
  • Participate in the development of a customer-centric tactical engagement plan to support Medical Affair’s strategies
  • Provide education on topics related to Medical Affairs strategies
  • Identify, gather, and document field generated scientific insights to inform executable and innovative Medical Affairs strategies

Job Requirements

  • An advanced doctoral degree (MD, PhD or PharmD) preferred with a minimum of 3 years of relevant clinical or therapeutic experience
  • 2+ years’ industry experience preferably in MSL role (Urology/Endocrinology experience highly preferred).
  • Clear understanding of MSL roles/responsibilities and Medical Affairs activities, including publication planning, medical information, advisory board development & management
  • Strong scientific and clinical acumen
  • Ability to quickly understand and translate complex scientific data and realize the potential impact of that data on clinical practice and potential research needs
  • Ability to travel 60% (including overnight travel) and possess a valid driver’s license to drive to assignments, unless otherwise specified
  • The drive for self-development, the ability to collaborate, and an action-oriented work ethic