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Manager, GMA Oncology Medical Information & Education – AML in Bernards, NJ at DSI

Date Posted: 3/22/2019

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About Daiichi Sankyo Cancer Enterprise
The mission of Daiichi Sankyo Cancer Enterprise is to leverage our world-class, innovative science and push beyond traditional thinking to create meaningful treatments for patients with cancer. We are dedicated to transforming science into value for patients, and this sense of obligation informs everything we do. Anchored by three pillars including our investigational Antibody Drug Conjugate Franchise, Acute Myeloid Leukemia Franchise and Breakthrough Science, we aim to deliver seven distinct new molecular entities over eight years during 2018 to 2025. Our powerful research engines include two laboratories for biologic/immuno-oncology and small molecules in Japan, and Plexxikon Inc., our small molecule structure-guided R&D center in Berkeley, CA.

Job Summary:

The Manager, Medical Information and Education will support GMA TA/franchise in developing and reviewing global high-quality medical information documents and ensuring accuracy and scientific balance. As part of the GMA review team, the manager is responsible for conducting comprehensive medical review and approval of medical information and training materials/programs. The Manager leverages his/her functional and technical expertise to assist in improving organizational effectiveness of the Medical Information and Education function.

  • Develop high quality, scientifically sound Global Medical Information Documents, to fulfill unsolicited requests for information coming from Regional /Local Medical Affairs
  • Manage Medical information Guidance Documents and Medical Q+As through the complete drafting, review and approval process incorporating (input/recommendations from other reviewers (e.g., Peer Reviewers, Legal Affairs reviewer, Supervisor) and discussing with other functions as needed
  • Develop Medical Education content, including but not limited to internal training materials and external slide decks for use by Regional Medical Affairs, and execute global-regional training programs
  • Conduct comprehensive medical review and clearance of materials/programs as member of the GMA review team. Ensure comprehensive, high quality, medical review and appropriate sign-off/approval of materials/programs in a timely fashion
    • Attend review meetings, when applicable
    • Collaborate closely with GMA TA lead, the Publication lead and/or HEOR and Regional MA function as needed to discuss content and scientific rigor of materials/programs and to assure alignment in Global /Regional Medical Affairs
    • Consult with supervisor as needed
  • Serve as integral member of the Global Medical Affairs Team, to Staff Medical Information booths at targeted medical conferences participate in projects/initiatives within GMA or across functions, as assigned. Conduct inquiry analyses, develop Global Medical Information Reports and assist in providing customer insights
Successful candidates will be able to meet the qualifications below with or without a reasonable accommodation.

  • PharmD strongly preferred
  • Minimum of 1-year experience in a medically-related field including industry experience in Medical Affairs (experience in medical review and/or medical information is strongly preferred). Proven track record of working successfully with cross-functional teams to achieve results.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong relationship management skills; ability to work well within an international and cross-functional team and influence without authority; solid negotiation skills
  • Firm grasp of pharmaceutical industry and relevant areas that impact it as well as applicable regulations
  • Results driven; strong analytical skills, strategic thinking
  • Experience in collaborating with others to bring projects to completion and lead in informal roles;
  • Highly proficient in recognizing needs, prioritizing work, multi-tasking and working in fast paced environment
  • Demonstrated excellence in a medical information support role and/or medical review role, utilizing prudent judgment
  • Proficiency in maintenance of databases in support of Medical Affairs functions. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite of Technologies (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project etc.).
Ability to travel up to 20%

Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.