To support the marketing and medical activities of the franchise by providing medical knowledge and expertise in order to position Novartis portfolio as the best treatment option for the right patients.
To provide medical input to market access activities through a close collaboration with the market and patient access team in order to ensure a robust patient access strategy is developed and executed.
To support the clinical development team by providing medical input on study design, initiation an
d monitoring of global, regional and local trials.
Provides Therapeutic Area medical leadership
Supports training activities for internal and external stakeholders (medical & product info)
Supports the marketing team by providing and interpreting medical information on our products & competitors
Together with ICRO & Phase IV Teams, ensures effective clinical development of molecules through ownership of the trial development according with to GCP (i.
e. design of CRF if applicable-)
Accountable for the selection of global trials to be implemented at the local level
Supports the Clinical Project Manager in the development and implementation of clinical trials (if applicable)
Developing, managing and nurturing relationships with opinion leaders and medical experts required for brand development and positioning
Supports development of promotional materials
Works closely with the commercial and market access teams to develop the annual Integrated Product Strategy.
Together with EPPT, developing strategic long term plan
Together with DS&E ensures adaptation, training & delivery of RMP programs
Ensures all medical activities and promotional and non-promotional materials are carried out according to the global and local compliance policies (NP4).
Participates in activities related to pharmacovigilance system as appropriate, report of adverse events, patient-oriented management, implementation of risk management plans and Pharmacovigilance training programs as applicable
MD preferably Medical expert or specialist in the area or with a solid medical / technical background and proven competencies, influencing skills, clinical research insight, business and market knowledge
Fluent in English and Local Language (oral and written).
Proven ability to develop and foster peer-to-peer, credible relationships with Medical Experts / decision makers.
Working knowledge of the Healthcare System and of the research procedures as well as the ICH guidelines, GCP and other ethical guidelines relevant to the pharmaceutical industry.
Thorough knowledge of clinical medicine, disease man-agement, and medical research in at least one therapeutic area.
Ability to understand and convey emergent scientific in-formation
Proven ability to use IT tools and interface effectively with a variety of technical platforms
Strong personal integrity and customer focus
Excellent interpersonal communication, negotiation and advanced presentation skills
Able to effectively contribute and work on multifunctional teams
Must be able to adapt, organize, prioritize, and work effectively in a constantly changing field-based environment
Commercial acumen (access, marketing, sales