Medical Advisor

Your Responsibilities:
Job Purpose:
The Medical advisor provides field-based & office based medical service and non-promotional, medical support that helps to ensure the safe and effective use of GSK's medicines in the Near East, through effective scientific interactions with external experts, to provide support to clinical development in site selection with investigator nominations, and conducting GSK clinical trials, in addition to providing scientific support for GSK internal stakeholders.

Core Responsibilities:
•Provide product and disease area information to external customers. This need is met primarily through direct scientific interactions with healthcare professionals (HCPs), including data presentations and responding to enquiries.
•The MA is the field-based scientific expert in the disease/therapy area(s), clinical practice and competitor landscape. Through his/her expertise and external interactions he/she will develop insights which will assist in the development and execution of innovative Medical Affairs strategies and plans that clearly support GSK development of medicines of value for patients and customers.
•The language and activities of the MA must at all times reflect the medical nature of the role, be fair, balanced, non-promotional, scientific and evidence-based. MA must ensure full compliance with GSK Code, SOPs and local laws & regulations for all country medical and promotional activities, in line with the principles of Scientific Engagement.
•The MA Role operates under the direction and support of the Cluster Medical Director.
•MA to manage in-market activities in the Therapy Area in coordination with the Medical Director in the following fields of responsibility:
oImplement the strategic directions and all field-based medical activities required for successful commercialization of the Therapy Area product portfolio within the NE markets aiming to achieve company objectives.
oSupport the implementation of the Product Portfolio Clinical Trials program, Pharmacovigilance and Medical Affairs activities.
oProvide the necessary support to Marketing and Sales departments and other internal stakeholders for the Product Portfolio.
oEstablish GSK as a key player in the Therapy Area and enhance the scientific image of GSK among Healthcare Professionals and key external experts
oTo support governing the ethical practices of all promotional and marketing activities in the Therapy Area with the aim to foster the ethical and scientific image of GSK as a leading pharmaceutical company
oActs as the voice of the patient within the organization

Why You?

Basic qualifications:
•Medical Degree.
•Post graduate study (Master Degree or Diploma) in the therapy area is an advantage.
•Knowledge and experience of Respiratory Therapy Area
•Minimum 2 years experience post graduation
•Previous Medical Affairs experience in Pharmaceuticals
•Ability to manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders
•Ability to work effectively in a highly matrix environment.
•Fluent in professional English language. Arabic language is an advantage.
•Good Computer skills (Word, Excel & PowerPoint).
•Good communication skills, with high ability to convey messages successfully to all internal and external stakeholders.
•This position will require frequent travel.

Preferred qualifications:

Why GSK?:
At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver against our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires.

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