Senior Medical Science Liaison

Job Title: Senior Medical Science Liaison
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Salary: $130000 - $155000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, Stocks, Car
Start Date: 2019-04-01
Reference: BH-105420-1
Contact Name: Christopher Parkinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 07, 2019 06:59

Job Description

An outstanding role has come to the market looking for a Senior MSL in a field based role for a truely exciting company with life changing products. 

Key Responsibilities of the role:

Interact with the medical community

• Serve as an educational resource to healthcare providers on disease state concepts, including providing effective presentations to groups, and participating in 1:1 discussions, tailoring discussions to meet specific needs
• Respond to unsolicited requests for information on clinical data and act as primary resources
• Keep abreast of changes in treatment trends that could impact the business
• Serve as a liaison between key corporate functional areas and healthcare providers who express interest in conducting investigator-initiated research, to facilitate review and consideration of research proposals
  • Build reputation and visibility at the country level by building relationships with external stakeholders through the provision of high quality medical information and education and collaboration on medical activities
    • Serve as a disease-state resource and communicate information obtained from field interactions to internal staff
  • Support Regional Site Advocate in the implementation of clinical trial activities

    Communicate effectively and efficiently
    • Create and maintain open lines of communication with internal staff
    • Communicate scientific information clearly in a variety of settings, including internal meetings, clinical investigator meetings, advisory boards, individual and group discussions
    • Participate in training and staff meetings within medical affairs groups and in planning of consulting meetings

    • Understands government and industry guidelines, regulations, laws, etc. for appropriate interactions with healthcare providers
    • Ability to complete goals within allotted timeframes, and deliver high quality results
    • Ability to initiate, plan and complete projects
    • Self-motivated with strong initiative and ability to identify issues and create solutions
    • Ability to work within a multi-cultural team on common projects and goals
    • Ability to work in line within a multi-disciplinary environment, on national & regional levels
    • Ability to use Microsoft Office programs and to work in a matrix environment
    • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
    • Ability to travel up to 70%
    • English language fluent, written and spoken

    Minimum Qualifications
    • Advanced biomedical sciences degree (DO, MD, PharmD, PhD) required
    • MSL/Medical Affairs with field experience within biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry (3+ years)
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