Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people’s lives.
A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world’s leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.
Field-based medical expert in the Medical Science Liaison (MSL) group within the medical organization
An integral position in communicating accurate, clear and valued information regarding our science and products to multiple levels within the medical community and are responsible for providing field observations to internal stakeholders
Support Regional TA Head and local TA Lead in developing local territory R&D Tactics
Engage with healthcare stakeholders to educate and communicate clinical and scientific data to advance the scientific platform as aligned with Amgen’s corporate goals and objectives
Educate and communicate clinical value, outcomes and economic data to payers, providers, key stakeholders, advocacy and access enablers
Respond to unsolicited inquiries consistent with the MSL compliance standards
Provide and / or present field observations and insights to internal stakeholders
Execute scientific engagement plan according to annual MSL goals and metrics
Develop and implement local OL plans in line with the scientific engagement plan
Support speaker training as requested and ensure the speakers are updated on new data
Support Amgen sponsored research and may serve as a study lead
Liaise with potential investigators in non-sponsored clinical research
Lead and / or participate on project teams that support MSL strategies and tactics as delegated by MSL leadership
Advance MSL value proposition, identify gaps, achieve results and set an example for others to follow by consistently demonstrating Amgen values and leadership attributes.
Demonstrate tact and professionalism when communicating and interacting with others
Lead and support congress activities as aligned with strategy
Compliantly collaborate with cross-functional colleagues. May serve as main point of contact.
Maintain clinical acumen and expertise and timely completion of assigned training. May serve as a training lead.
May serve as a New Hire Mentor and / or International MSL mentor / trainer
Basic Qualifications :
Medical or scientific education or experience from similar positions
Advanced degree (e.g. PhD , MD) preferred or strong demonstration of equivalent combination of relevant educational and professional training
Minimum 3 years of solid experience in pharmaceutical / biotech industry or companies is required
Experience in sales force, affiliate Medical Department or Clinical Development
Experience with clinical study management and conduct
Medical / scientific research experience
Network of customer contacts
Willingness to travel; possesses valid driver’s license
Scientific expertise in the therapeutic area, related products, disease state, and interested in latest discoveries
Knowledge of value messages, clinical outcomes and patient benefits for the products
Has solid understanding of their country’s local health care system and decision-making, stays on top of changes
Demonstrates strong project management and presentation skills
Knowledge of commercialization and business practices
Good knowledge of clinical research, drug safety, legal and compliance environment
Willingness to continuously expand medical, scientific, market, and industry knowledge