Senior Medical Information Manager, Respiratory
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Wilmington, DE 19806
At AstraZeneca we turn ideas into life changing medicines. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. The Senior Medical Information Manager will be responsible for the execution of Medical Information brand/therapeutic area deliverables, including answering medical inquiries from healthcare professionals, reviewing/providing scientific consult to promotional materials, and development of scientific content to support Medical Affairs.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
The Senior Medical Information Manager will provide scientific and business expertise relevant to therapeutic areas, including products, disease state management, emerging therapies, and the competitive landscape. Collaborate with key stakeholders to identify scientific information to meet customer needs. Monitor the medical environment (including medical inquiries) and apply scientific expertise, integrated with regulatory and compliance knowledge, to impact Brand/Therapeutic Area strategy. Provide scientific training to the Brand/Therapeutic Area Medical Information colleagues. Provide staffing support for the Medical Information booth at scientific conventions.
Scientific Content/Brand Support
Accountable for Medical Information contribution to promotional review by:
+ Providing strategic scientific consults on brand messages
+ Reviewing promotional materials for content and accuracy
+ Contribute to the prioritization of review for promotional materials
+ Coordinate development, review and approval of clinical Data on File Packets to support promotional claims
Contribute to and or lead the development, review and maintenance of Medical Affairs scientific materials, including Managed Market documents, in collaboration with Medical Affairs colleagues:
+ Incorporate customer insight to identify, update, and develop scientific materials
+ Coordinate with Medical Affairs colleagues, vendor and outsource provider to develop content
Participate in Medical Affairs training initiatives to:
+ Provide consult to Medical Affairs key stakeholders and vendors to shape the content and development of training materials
+ Develop the content for brand scientific training in conjunction with Medical Affairs Training Team where applicable
Other activities include:
+ Coordinate, create, and/or review submissions to external Drug Information Resources and Evidence-Based Practice Centers.
+ Lead the compendia submission process for Medical Affairs
+ Provide consult to Regulatory/Labelling committee and the US publications team on brand publications
+ Respond to Medical Inquiries and engage in appropriate scientific information exchanges with Health Care Providers via multiple channels (i.e. verbal, written).
+ Manage accurate, focused, and scientifically balanced clinical and scientific information exchanges with Health Care Providers that support the appropriate use of and clinically differentiate AstraZeneca products.
+ Utilize multiple approved technologies to engage customers in appropriate scientific exchange
+ Identify, analyze and/or report trends in medical and scientific insight (including Medical Inquiries) to Medical Affairs stakeholders
+ 2-4 years’ experience in pharmaceutical industry in drug information, preferably in Medical Affairs
+ Clinical Pharmacy experience with patient care exposure
+ Drug Information Residency or equivalent experience
+ Experience working with Commercial or Brand Teams
+ Strong leadership ability
+ Medical information call center experience
+ Experience leading projects and teams
+ Managed Markets or HEOR experience
+ Pharmacy Licensure preferred
+ Advanced degree in Pharmacy (PharmD preferred), Pharmacology, Science or equivalent clinical experience
+ 1-3 years’ experience in pharmaceutical industry-based Drug/Medical Information or equivalent industry experience
+ Demonstrated expertise in drug information communication and management
+ Excellent oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills
+ Ability to apply FDA, legal, regulatory, and compliance requirements to Medical Affairs activities and drug information delivery
+ Understanding of the information needs for various customer segments
+ Strong collaboration skills
AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law.