SUMMARY OF POSITION: A strategic and tactical, non-promotional role requiring therapeutic area knowledge and clear business understanding to plan and implement projects that address the relevant medical needs of clinical practice, to successfully support the optimal use of medical information.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: - Development of the Greater China Medical Affairs Plan - Responsible for the product strategy and clinical development plan. - KOL strategic, engagement, and development plan to support medical objectives: identification, development, and establishment of scientific relationship with KOLs - Develop and implement medical strategies with input from internal stakeholders. - Conduct training to technical and business partners on products and therapeutic topics. - Attend scientific conferences and develop summaries of key messages to share with other functions-such as new trends in diagnosis and management of diseases of interest. - Deliver presentations on medical and scientific topics to internal and external customers. - To lead, and manage the MSL program by establish the MSL core capabilities, offering professional training, setting up measurable performance evaluation matrix, and career development plan. - Support for Clinical Affairs, Marketing, Regulatory, Market Access and Medical Information activities for selected products - Participate in the review and selection process to identify appropriately qualified physicians the Company would engage in collaborative efforts – such as research collaborations, or lecture/meeting support (Round Tables, Congresses, Symposia, etc.); and to ensure a high level of scientific or educational integrity in these efforts. - Review of protocols and other external clinical research materials - Design, oversight, execution, and reporting of clinical trials according to ICH-GCP, Medtronic SOPs and local regulations - Development of effective interactions with Clinical Operations, including but not limited to placing studies, provide input on feasibility, sites and investigators selection - Support for pharmacovigilance activities, including assurance of appropriate adverse event reporting according to our local product safety reporting regulation. - Provide guidance to Medical Scientific Liaison(MSL), and Medical Information team.
REQUIREMENTS - Master’s degree or higher in medicine is preferred; - 3 years clinical practice in Tier 3 hospitals (corresponding specialty in surgery is preferred) - MD or PHD with 3+ years medical affairs experience in multinational Medical Device or Pharmaceutical Companies experience, and 3+ years of Management experience preferred
- Solid medical knowledge of related therapeutic areas - Good communication and presentation skills both in English and Chinese (oral and written) - Strong commitment to compliance with the relevant rules and procedures, and to scientific quality and integrity - Excellent leadership skills in matrix structures - Results oriented and has the ability to independently solve problems - Hard working and self-motivated - Strategic thinking - Leadership skills - Analytical Skills - Results oriented - Outstanding interpersonal communication and networking skills - Negotiation skills - Presentation skills - Working with diverse, and cross-functional teams - Ability to train, mentor and develop others.