Reference No: J29855

Senior Medical Manager/Associate Medical Director

An exciting and innovative US based biotech focusing on gene therapy and orphan diseases are seeking an experienced medical affairs physician in the UK to join an enthusiastic and collaborative team. Working within medical affairs, you will function as a medical/scientific connection between key internal and external stakeholders, to further scientific exchange. Through the development of strong relationships and facilitation of evidence generation, you will support the advancement and commercialization of their gene therapy treatments in orphan drugs and rare diseases.

LOCATION; Home based/ European and Global travel required

Reporting to the UK Medical Director for Medical Affairs you will have input into strategic decision making and need to build relationships with external stakeholders in order to educate and communicate the clinical value of such a novel approach. Given the size of the company in Europe this role would have autonomy and allow creative and innovative thinking.
You would also:
• Contribute to company success through the gathering of medical insights to inform company strategy and research/data generation initiatives
• Represent the business and its therapeutic platform at relevant global and regional scientific congresses and meetings
• Identify qualified collaborators to participate in company-sponsored activities (e.g. speaker, investigator, consultant)
• Support evidence generation activities and preparation of health technology submissions in collaboration with market access function
• Work with marketing colleagues to support development/localization of ABPI compliant promotional materials and activities

• Doctorate degree (GMC registered physician) with at least 4 years of relevant industry experience required; experience in rare disease, haem/oncology preferred but not essential• Sound working knowledge of the ABPI code of practice
• Strong interpersonal skills commensurate with the need to work closely with partners, investigators, contractors, consultants, and team members across functions

REMUNERATION;The successful candidate will receive a competitive annual basic salary and benefits package

TO APPLY;Please call Only Medics on +44 (0) 1189 522799 or e-mail All communication is confidential and should you be interested in hearing of other more appropriate roles do still get in touch to hear how we could help.

Only Medics Recruitment Ltd specialises solely on the recruitment of medics within the pharmaceutical industry across the UK and mainland Europe. We work with large, medium-sized and small pharmaceutical organisations as well as clinical research organisation and medical device companies.

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