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Medical Science Liaison Neurology Tunisa and Morocco

Leads or contributes to Medical Affairs field activities in assigned territory along defined Medical launch/asset strategies and plans & gathers and internally communicates relevant opinions, expert knowledge, medical insights and research and development concepts from external experts to inform, advance and potentially influence the strategic direction of the Medical Affairs department and Company


Your Role

• Maintains and demonstrates comprehensive and in-depth scientific knowledge of assigned therapeutic area (TA), including disease states, research advances, approved treatment options and investigational therapies

• Expertly communicates complex scientific information to internal and external stakeholders

• Enhances external experts’ understanding and knowledge regarding Company and Company assets through fair and balanced Medical communication

• Communicates any information regarding adverse reactions and /or Quality issues to the responsible Patient Safety and/ or Healthcare Quality colleague within appropriate timeframe

• Ensures operational excellence by sharing best practices and communicating insights internally

• Develops and implements territory Medical plans with assigned HCPs

• May develop Medical material, provide Medical review of material, deliver Medical training

• Maintains up-to-date knowledge on Good Clinical Practice, relevant SOPs, Policies, local laws and regulations

• Successfully completes all required internal and external trainings

• Delivers accurate and timely scientific information to assigned HCPs within territory to ensure the safe and appropriate use of Company assets by patients

• Provides comprehensive scientific education on disease states, therapeutic options and research advances of shared importance to the Company and external experts within assigned territory

• Act as a resource and liaison for Company-sponsored and ISS investigators

• May coordinate with Clinical Development and Clinical Operations in providing field support for research studies and assisting in the nomination of clinical study sites

• May provide training to HCPs (e.g., contracted speakers)

•Identifies and interacts with key members of the Medical community (external experts including Healthcare Professionals (HCPs/"thought leaders") and possibly other healthcare stakeholders such as access decision makers, government organizations and patient groups within assigned territory and TA, with given frequency and pre-defined metrics, in accordance with local regulations

• Represents Medical Affairs and the Company as a scientific resource to external experts within assigned territory

• Builds trusted partnerships with external experts based on scientific credibility

• Facilitates partnership for Company with external stakeholders on innovative research and healthcare solutions

• Represents Company at congresses, Medical Education programs, and other scientific events and meetings

• Engages with internal colleagues (MSL colleagues, Medical Affairs department, Clinical Operations and Commercial colleagues as appropriate, etc.) in developing, delivering and participating in Medical and/or cross-functional initiatives


Who you are:

• University degree (Bachelor’s) required, preferably in scientific field of relevance to position

• Secondary/ advanced scientific degree (e.g., MSc, PharmD, PhD, DO, MD) required

• Scientific and/ or clinical training in area of relevance to position strongly preferred


• Advanced English language competency and fluency in local language

• Advanced scientific knowledge, relationship building and networking skills

• Strong analytical skills and ability to think strategically

• Strong ability to evaluate publications on scientific content and communicate peer to peer on the scientific content with external stakeholders

• Master communicator to external stakeholders and peers, in both small and large group settings

• Ability to build ongoing and productive relationships throughout the organization to achieve strategic goals

• Excellent organizational and time management skills

• Highly developed interpersonal and teamwork skills

• Excellent presentation skills

• Good knowledge of computer tools and software (MS Office)

• Good conflict resolution/management skills

Job Requisition ID:  203555
Location:  Tunis
Career Level:  C - Professional (1-3 years)
Working time model:  full-time

US Disclosure
The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

North America Disclosure
The Company is committed to accessibility in its workplaces, including during the job application process. Applicants who may require accommodation during the application process should speak with our HR Services team at 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday.

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