(Sr) Medical Science Liaison (Manager) (m/f/d) - Region Thuringia & neighboring areas

    • Munich, Germany

Job Description

In the area of Neurodegeneration, with a starting date as of January 2021, we are right now recruiting for a field-based


(Sr) Medical Science Liaison (Manager) (m/f/d) - Region Thuringia & neighboring areas



Main Responsibilities and accountabilities:

Interaction with KMEs/HCPs in dedicated MSL areas to present and discuss:

  • relevant medical and scientific data and papers with selected neurologists, experts and KMEs with focus on neuroscience narratives, like diagnosis, therapy monitoring, patient outcome
  • safety updates for Biogen neuroscience products
  • real world data including comparative effectiveness data concerning neuroscience portfolio
  • gathering meaningful medical insights and to share with other internal functions

Top KME engagement

  • Creating local KME network incl selecting KMEs and engaging in different projects and platforms based on defined Medical strategy
  • Developing concepts and conducting expert meetings / Advisory Boards

Creating and evolving medical education platforms like stand alones, nationwide cooperation programs like regional expert meetings, workshop groups:

  • Leading project groups concerning those events and platforms including detailed project plan and tracking strong execution
  • Creating measurements and tools to measure impact, outcome and value of all educational programs and projects
  • Constantly informing all relevant internal stakeholders about the status of projects
  • KME engagement for projects

Study projects

  • Management of investigator initiated trials (IIT) und sponsored research agreements (SRA)
    - Check of alignment with Biogen areas of interest and inform investigators
    - Support of study proposals (SRAs)
    - Managing Biogen approval process
  • Support country clinical study leads concerning Phase 2 and 3 studies


  • Attending selected congresses and supporting or leading different KME engagement programs
  • Support the booth team


  • MD, PharmD, pharmacist, PHD and other life sciences with solid medical/technical background and proven competencies in the project management
  • Proven informal leadership
  • Ideally Field Medical launch / pre-license experience
  • Ideally 2+ years MSL experience
  • Proven competence in developing strategic & execution capabilities
  • Superior project management, including demonstrated ability to effectively lead, cross-functional project teams
  • Thorough understanding of internal/external ethical guidelines relevant to the pharmaceutical industry
  • Registry experience and / or IIT / SRA experience
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, analytical, negotiation and presentation skills
  • Strong personal integrity, teamwork abilities, and a customer focus are necessary
  • Must be able to organize, prioritize, and work effectively in a constantly changing environment and to motivate a team to do the same
  • Should bring an affinity to digital products and solutions; openness to pilot new approaches; drive to support digitization within the team and company

Additional Information

The (Sr) Medical Science Liaison (MSL) regularly interacts with selected neurologists and key medical expert (KME) in the established area with the aim to present and discuss aspects of the Biogen Neuroscience portfolio/product, to identify their medical needs and pass this information on to cross-functional internal partners. He / she is responsible for new educational formats and projects, including planning, executing and tracking, as well as leading functional and cross-functional project groups for customer-focused projects; support of relevant centers in initiating scientific projects (IIT) and participating in scientific studies before and after approval. In addition, he/she is responsible for medical-scientific training and training of Account Managers in the area.

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