Senior Pharmaceutical positions available - Western Canada

Discussion in 'Health and medical' started by Kelsey Jones, Mar 12, 2004.

  1. Kelsey Jones

    Kelsey Jones Guest


    A pharmaceutical company in Western Canada is looking to
    fill the following challenging positions. If you think you
    are a good fit for any of the positions, please forward your
    resume to [email protected]

    Vice President, Medical and Scientific Affairs (N. America)

    This is a rare opportunity to make your mark in an exciting
    new organization and to help shape its future. You will
    combine leading the medical marketing and strategic
    scientific communication activities across N. America. This
    critical role will oversee the Medical Liaison, Investigator
    Initiated Clinical Research, Scientific Communications,
    Product PR, and Medical Information functions within the
    business. You will use your expertise to apply the
    principles of medical marketing to the particular rigours of
    highly specialized underserved markets. Based in our
    headquarters, you will also lead a medical liaison team that
    will develop and build relationships with key opinion
    leaders throughout N. America. Key to success is a strong
    track record in directing and leading scientific affairs
    programs across the Sales & Marketing, Clinical Development
    and Regulatory Affairs functions of the company.

    You should be an MD with 7+ years experience in the
    pharmaceutical industry, with at least 4 years medical
    marketing experience, ideally gained with specialist
    products. Experience in rheumatology is preferred. With a
    proven track record of building and maintaining strong
    productive relationships, you are able to combine medical
    expertise with a highly commercial perspective, and you
    enjoy working in a highly networked organization with many

    Global Clinical Team Leader

    This is a pivotal role within the clinical function, this
    position provides a unique challenge. As an energetic leader
    you must balance the delivery of concrete operational
    challenges with global strategic thinking for all clinical
    aspects of the activities. You will build and direct the
    clinical group responsible for the design of clinical
    program strategy & protocols, including pivotal phase III
    studies in autoimmune indications, specifically in patients
    with lupus nephritis. You will proactively identify and
    address potential medical issues and ensure the
    implementation of risk management strategies. You will work
    actively with key opinion leaders in the medical and
    scientific community and within our partner. In addition,
    you will provide balanced clinical evaluations of emerging

    An MD with experience in rheumatology, you should have 5+
    years drug development experience in either industry or
    academia. You should be comfortable working in a highly
    networked organization with many partners.

    Vice President, Regulatory Affairs

    This exciting regulatory role will provide the worldwide
    leadership in all regulatory aspects of autoimmune disease,
    shaping the emerging clinical/regulatory strategy. Whilst
    building the group, you will influence and guide the
    development of regulatory packages. Leading by example, you
    will ensure robust, professional planning and the timely
    delivery of CTA/IND/NDA/MAA designations. As you manage
    multiple, complex relationships with key leaders in the
    medical, scientific and regulatory communities including
    FDA, EMEA, Japan/Asia-Pacific, you will also foster and
    maintain solid relationships within our partner and their
    regulatory groups in the USA and Switzerland.

    Energetic and enthusiastic, with the drive and
    determination to set standards, you should be an MD (or
    equivalent) or with a higher degree in a discipline
    relevant to the pharmaceutical industry. You should have 5+
    years regulatory experience in increasingly demanding
    roles. Experience in biologics, orphan or specialist drugs
    is particularly relevant.

    Global Market Research and Business Analytics Team Leader

    As the Global Market Research and Business Analytics Team
    Leader, you will guide and drive the development and
    execution of global market research and business analysis
    activities. Through the acquisition of data from multiple
    market research agencies, combined with detailed analysis
    of complex epidemiological data, you will need to deliver
    sophisticated sales and market forecasts for new and
    existing products on a world-wide basis. By working
    closely with sales and marketing planning teams, and by
    monitoring and identifying changes in the marketing
    environment, this individual will play a key role in
    ensuring the global success.

    This is a challenging senior position and candidates should
    therefore have a minimum of 5 years direct experience in
    pharmaceutical market research, including: multi-country
    forecasting; primary and secondary research; and the
    application of qualitative and quantitative methodologies.
    You must be willing and able to travel extensively.

    Global Marketing Team Leader, Autoimmune Disease

    This pivotal marketing position offers a complex and varied
    opportunity. You will lead an extremely busy team developing
    and implementing short and long-term strategic marketing
    plans across the globe, while also ensuring the timely
    execution of key tactical aspects. Harnessing multiple third
    party agencies, developing key opinion leaders and fostering
    advocacy partners worldwide is all in a day's work. Working
    closely with and influencing clinical, regulatory, medical
    affairs, sales and marketing colleagues, you will positively
    impact the global success of this key product.

    Candidates must demonstrate extensive global pharmaceutical
    marketing experience including sales and product management,
    ideally with specialist products. In addition, you will have
    a solid track record of delivery, team leadership, strategic
    thinking and an eye for detail. You will need to be
    confident influencing colleagues throughout the

    Thank you.

    Kelsey Jones Tech Recruiter Proex Inc. Toronto Ontario
    Canada [email protected]