Company Overview

This is a pharmaceutical company that focuses on discovering and developing new therapeutic drugs for the treatment of cancer and other critical diseases.

Position Title: Principal Medical Science Liaison - Job #2205-5767

Territory: California, Oregon, Washington

Therapeutic Area: Oncology-Multiple Myeloma

The Principal MSL is an experienced oncology professional with scientific, clinical, and therapeutic area expertise. The Principal MSL  will provide medical expertise on all the Company assets in development. 

The Principal MSL is a highly valuable member of the Global Medical and Scientific (GMSA) team who represents the Company externally by engaging in highly credible scientific discussions with targeted Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs), internal stakeholders, clinical trial investigators, access stakeholders, and other healthcare professionals to help support the Company’s medical objectives. 

We seek an individual who will approach the role with thoughtful consideration of the future and is willing to take risks.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Identifies and develops creative, innovative approaches for external engagement.
  • Partners with leadership to develop strategies that will adapt Medical Affairs to the evolving external environment.
  • Understands oncology treatment paradigms, key stakeholders, and healthcare landscape within the designated coverage area (regionally and/or locally) and within assigned institutions.
  • Identifies disease concepts and compound characteristics that can be leveraged into product differentiation.
  • Represents the Company at educational events, programs, medical meetings, and scientific congresses.
  • Identify, engage, and cultivate relationships with key opinion leaders (KOLs), clinicians, investigators, and other HCPs within academic and community settings in accordance with compliance guidance for Medical Affairs activities.
  • Define the strategic near and long-term medical vision and strategy to be used, incorporating opportunities for collaboration, communication, and education related to scientific/clinical data and new research, value topics, care pathways; RMAD is responsible for driving execution of this virtual strategy at a regional/local/institutional level.
  • Identifies and engages key KOLs, HCPs, and investigators in scientific exchange on disease landscape and Company’s assets.
  • Serves as a key member of the GMSA team and will share actionable insights to help inform and develop the medical strategy.
  • Collaborates with other cross-functional internal team members to share regional/local insights/learnings and contributes to respective strategies.
  • Provides support for congress meetings, including scientific coverage, competitive intelligence, medical booth staffing, and external engagements.
  • Delivers medical/scientific presentations to internal & external stakeholders.
  • Responds to external inquiries and delivers appropriate clinical and scientific information.
  • Responsible for individual documentation of field engagements and contributes to aggregate reporting of Field Medical Team activities.
  • Responds to external inquiries and delivers appropriate clinical and scientific information.
  • Represents the Company at select scientific congresses and professional society meetings.
  • Travels to meetings, face-to-face engagements, as required, estimated at 60%.

Qualifications (Education & Experience)

Note: In order to maintain a safe work environment, the Company requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against the Covid 19 virus at the time of employment.

  • An advanced degree in a scientific field (MD, PharmD, PhD) is required.
  • Minimum of 10 years experience in the biopharmaceutical industry with a focus on hematology/oncology.
  • This Director Level role requires strong scientific acumen, preferably a background in hematologic and solid tumor malignancies (ideally within multiple myeloma, myelofibrosis, myelodysplastic syndrome and/or gynecological malignancies).
  • Exemplary verbal and written communication skills, including formal presentation skills, and well-developed interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of oncology customer segments and market dynamics.
  • Demonstrated expertise in building relationships and participating in credible scientific exchange with multiple audiences.
  • Strong analytical skills: ability to understand and interpret clinical research.
  • Resourceful, flexible, and able to adapt to changing conditions in a fast-paced organization.

Since 2009, TriNet Pharma has evolved into one of healthcare’s largest and most respected agencies for recruiting and placing permanent and contract Medical Affairs, Clinical Affairs, Regulatory Affairs, and Medical Communications professionals in life sciences companies in the United States and around the world.

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