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Clinical Scientist

  • Location: New Jersey
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 7 months ago

  • Expiry Date: 13 February 2022

​​​​​​​​​​​Job Description:

  • The Medical Scientist will support the development and execution of disease area and asset specific medical strategies. The Medical Scientist will represent US Medical in strategic and tactical discussions regarding lifecycle management, data generation and medical communications. The Medical Scientist will partner with the Commercial organization, Research and Development, HEOR and Regulatory Affairs to support the development of NULOJIX and Established Brands. The Medical Scientist will report to the Medical Lead, Cardiovascular and Established Brands.

  • This individual will work with challenging targets to accomplish business objectives consistent with department/program goals. This position requires strong attention to detail, adaptability, the ability to organize multiple projects and initiatives, and to simply communicate complex data to internal and external stakeholders.

The Medical Scientist will have the following responsibilities:

  • Participate in the relevant Medical Matrix Team activities and meetings, contributing to the development, planning and execution of the Medical Plan aligned to disease area and product strategies

  • Co-ordinate multiple medical activities including labeling, safety surveillance, scientific advisory boards, congress support, medical training of employees, competitive intelligence, real-world data generation and publications

  • Represent US Medical Specialty in relevant cross-functional matrix teams, contribute appropriately to the Brand planning process and collaborate with functional areas outside of medical including marketing, sales, value and access, legal, regulatory and development,

  • Undertake Thought Leader identification, mapping and profiling in an evolving environment with changing needs

  • Establish and maintain interactions with external medical and scientific experts, clinical researchers, and academic centers to assess unmet medical needs in order to develop and execute appropriate medical strategy and engage in scientific exchange and communication

  • Maintain working knowledge of the treatment landscape, including competitors plans, generating and analyzing valuable insights and translating them into action. Coordinate with Marketing to internally communicate results from clinical trials, treatment guidelines and other clinical data

  • Appropriately support and drive -sponsored clinical research activities including non-registrational data generation


  • Advanced science degree required (e.g. MD, PharmD, PhD, MS, NP)

  • 2 years pharmaceutical industry experience is desirable as well as experience working with National and Regional physician thought leaders

  • Broad therapeutic area experience is required and an emphasis on immunology and kidney transplant is highly desirable

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with an ability to evaluate scientific data and medical literature and the ability to extrapolate to medical, marketing or sales programs is required

  • Understanding of the US Healthcare system, the pharmaceutical industry and clinical and health economic practices in the US is required

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills both verbal and written is required

  • Ability to work well in a team and collaborate in a complex matrix environment is required

  • Experience in working as a project member of a multi -functional team, knowledge of the US Medical Affairs organization, medical planning and regulatory landscape are desirable

  • Ability to travel, up to 20%  

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