Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 8000000 - 12000000 JPY
Job Function: Medical/Scientific Affairs
Reference: JO-181220-179327
Industry: Life Sciences & Healthcare
Sub-Industry: Pharmaceuticals

Company Overview

【糖尿病領域シェアNo.1】定着率◎/ヨーロッパ系製薬メーカー

Job Description

The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) improves patients' lives by being the medical leaders through building and communicating the deepest medical knowledge and improving the medical benefits of our products. MSL is dedicated to executing and supporting the company therapeutic strategies aiming to improve patient outcomes and quality of care consistent with overall medical ambitions and NNPL policies.
The MSL functions actively to ensure building and maintaining strong scientific understanding of the company's marketed products and to support the development of portfolio products. The MSL communicates up-to-date medical knowledge and clinical trial data with external stakeholders, and effectively respond to inaccurate competitive claims related to the products in a scientifically accurate and consistent manner aligned with the overall Medical Strategies and direction. Leverages scientific and clinical expertise to create relationships with Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) and Healthcare Professionals (HCPs). Identifies and develops strong and convincing speakers for our marketed products aligned with the Medical and Marketing Strategies.

Requirements

Education:
An advanced degree in health sciences required. Master’s at minimum, Preferably Doctorate degree in Medical or Pharmacy disciplines preferred.

Experience:
Extensive experience in the company's key therapeutic areas is strongly preferred.

Personal Skills:
- Strong communication/negotiation skills required. Strong knowledge of the relevant therapeutic area preferred.
- Excellent English skills for reading understanding scientific literature. Fluent in written and spoken English strongly preferred.
- Good computer skills (e.g. Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, Excel, etc)
- Knowledge and understanding of local and corporate compliance and regulatory processes.

Additional Job Information

Employment location depends on the company's needs and employee's availability.