Clinical Science Liaison

Clinical Science Liaison

Medical Affairs
Gauteng
Areas of focus for this role are:
 
    • Develops scientific partnerships with healthcare professionals, advanced practice providers, and diverse healthcare decision makers to ensure the safe and effective use of The company’s marketed products
    • Delivers disease education programs and product information within assigned therapeutic area; advocates for evidence-based changes in medical practice, including guideline implementation
    • Removes scientific barriers to enable the sales organization to effectively promote The company products
    • Responds to unsolicited requests for product information from clinical practice leaders submitted through the commercial organization
    • Supports promotional speaker program through training promotional speakers and serving as a speaker
    • Delivers sales training on assigned products to enhance sales representatives’ scientific knowledge and understanding
    • Gathers scientific insight from clinical practice leaders to shape brand strategies
    • Participates in Key Account Management meetings at local/regional healthcare institutions and accounts
    • Serves as an expert on products within assigned therapeutic area; always maintains up-to-date knowledge
 
You need to have the following qualifications and experience:
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Science
    • Clinical experience (e.g., Nurse, Pharmacist, Physician’s Assistant, Advanced Practice Provider, Primary Care Physician, or related scientific degree)
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
    • Ability to interact and manage a range of stakeholders both internally and externally
 
Desirable for the role
    • Advanced scientific degree
    • Thorough knowledge or experience of the pharmaceutical industry
    • Prior experience in a field medical affairs role
    • Knowledge of legislation relevant to pharmaceutical sales and marketing 
    • Project and team management experience