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Medical Affairs Manager (Vaccines) Job - Costa Rica  

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Posted on : 25 May 2017

Project Description

Medical Affairs Manager (Vaccines)-MED002926

Description

MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where MSD has codified its 125-year legacy. MSD’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare

Under the general supervision of the Medical Affairs Director, the Specialist, Medical Affairs (Medical Manager (MM)) contributes his/her technical and scientific knowledge into Marketing and other strategic activities through involvement with different company areas: Marketing, Sales, Training & Development, DPOC System, Regulatory, Public Affairs and Legal, Pharmacovigillance. The incumbent will be appropriately trained and qualified which include medical qualification and possess a good understanding of the relevant therapeutic areas; marketing and regulatory knowledge is desirable. Relationship and management skills are highly desirable qualities.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

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Ensuring the marketing team is kept up to date with new scientific data. Detects, complies and analyzes all information on MSD and competitive products, and disease necessary for the Marketing and Sales areas.

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Organization and attendance national and international scientific events (meetings, congress and symposium). Cooperates in the organization of scientific meetings, sponsored or fully organized by MSD. Contacts and assists foreign and local speakers, as well as local speakers invited by MHHD or other subsidiaries.

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Medical review / approval of promotional material and medical information & communication materials in general according to the actual SOP

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Accountable for coordination of local studies (LCE / OR) planning and assignments.

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Supporting key activities aiming to include MSD products into public and private formularies

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Delivering presentations at medical meetings and events

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Answering medical inquiries: Directly answer or certificating what the Medical Information Specialist will send as answer to HCP unsolicited questions.

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Medical review / approval of training materials

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Implementing activities to address physicians perceptions about MSD product and strategies

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Providing medical support to elaborate unbranded educational materials to general population

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Maintains and strengthens a fluent relationship with medical and official, at a level of cooperative and scientific interchange.

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Elaborate the Medical Action Plan (MAP) for the assign products align with marketing strategy

Qualifications

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Medical Doctor with specialization in Internal Medicine, Infectology or Pediatrics.

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Experience in the area of vaccines and infectology.

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Fluency in Spanish and English (oral and written).

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Availabilty to travel approximately 50% of time.

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Ability to interact with peers.

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Teamwork.

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Knowledge of Outcome Research

Your role at MSD is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At MSD, we’re inventing for life.

Job: Medical Affairs Operations Job Title:Assoc. Dir, Medical Affairs

Primary Location: LATAM-Costa Rica-San José-San José

Other Locations: LATAM-Panama-Panamá-Panamá, LATAM-Guatemala-Guatemala-Guatemala

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Number of Openings: 1

Company Trade Name:MSD


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