MD as Head of Medical Affairs General Medicine (m/f/d)

Bayer ist ein weltweit tätiges Unternehmen mit Kernkompetenzen auf den Life-Science-Gebieten Gesundheit und Agrarwirtschaft. Als Innovations-Unternehmen setzt Bayer Zeichen in forschungsintensiven Bereichen. Mit seinen Produkten und Dienstleistungen will Bayer den Menschen nützen und zur Verbesserung der Lebensqualität beitragen. Bayer schätzt die Leidenschaft seiner Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter für Innovationen und gibt ihnen die Kraft, Dinge zu verändern.

Head Medical Affairs General Medicine - MA Germany (m/f/d)

Your tasks and responsibilities

  • Providing managerial leadership and direction for the Medical Affairs General Medicine department (teams of Medical Advisors and field-based Medical Science Liaison Manager) in Germany and is reporting directly to the Country Medical Director
  • Ensuring state-of-the-art professional medical-scientific and clinical science work in the focus areas thrombosis management and cardio-renal diseases and is efficiently deploying department resources to increase the value of Bayer pharmaceutical portfolio and to develop strong and sustainable relations in order to penetrate the market with information and foster appropriate use for prescription products
  • Driving development of strategies and tactics as well as processes for the Medical Affairs General Medicine organization in order to deliver medical-scientific state-of-the-art services to external and internal stakeholder.
  • Based on deep medical and healthcare environment expertise, developing and driving execution of cross-functionally integrated local medical product strategies for the General Medicine portfolio of marketed products and development projects that are aligned with global and local functions
  • Responsible for providing country medical expertise for the Bayer development projects and studies related to the therapeutic areas, including strategic and operational feasibility and conduct support
  • Representing the department’s respective therapeutic areas in local and global internal and in external forums
  • Establishing and maintaining successful interactions and relationships with Thought Leaders, Medical and Pharmacy professions and supervision of scientific activities related to the therapeutic area General Medicine
  • Assuring compliance with laws, Pharmacodex and global and local Bayer regulations, SOPs, and OIs

Who you are

  • Degree in Human Medicine (MD), a specialization/expertise in the Therapeutic Area Internal Medicine (e.g. Cardiology, Nephrology) including epidemiology, disease patterns and therapeutic options in Internal Medicine
  • Profound working experience in the pharmaceutical industry, preferably in Medical Affairs (as Medical Advisor or as MSL) or in related functions
  • Mature, experienced leader with strong team building abilities and ability to lead and coach scientific / medical professionals and experience with dispersed, field–based organizations and cross-functional teams
  • Advanced knowledge of international and local pharmaceutical laws, standards and codices and current local and ICH guidelines and  regulations
  • Strong background in planning, conduct and analysis/ interpretation of clinical trials (Phase II/III/IV, pre- and post-launch)
  • Successful interactions and long-term relationships with thought leaders as well as experience in the field of maintenance of legal product information
  • Fluent in English and German – verbally and in writing on a scientific level

Your application

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can show your passion for innovation? Are you interested in working as part of a global team to improve people’s lives? Then send us your online application including cover letter, CV and references.

Bayer welcomes applications from all individuals, regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, physical characteristics, social origin, disability, union membership, religion, family status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or any unlawful criterion under applicable law. We are committed to treating all applicants fairly and avoiding discrimination.

Land: Deutschland
Standort: Leverkusen
Referenzcode: 44541
Funktionbereich: Medical Affairs & Pharmacovigilance
Einstieg: Professional (m/f)

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