Director, Medical Affairs, Oncology

Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Parsippany , NJ 07054

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Title:Director, Medical Affairs, Oncology

Job Description:

Ferring Pharmaceuticals is a globally recognized, research-driven, biopharmaceutical company with more than 65 years of history. Headquartered in Switzerland, Ferring is privately owned with approximately 6,500 employees in nearly 60 countries. In the United States, Ferring identifies, develops and markets innovative products in the fields of reproductive health (infertility), urology, gastroenterology, endocrinology, women's health (obstetrics/gynecology), orthopedics and Oncology. Ferring's US operations employ approximately 900 people.

People Come First At Ferring. The Ferring Philosophy places people at the heart of what we do. This guides our relations with patients, physicians, employees, and other stakeholders. We invite you to share our passion for people and the power of science.

Responsibilities and requirements are below.


  • Provide leadership with scientific and clinical advice.

  • Work Closely with AVP Medical Affairs to assure Oncology deliverables met in a timely manner

  • Present healthcare professionals and decision makers with accurate, unbiased, balanced and timely answers to unsolicited request for information about Oncology products

  • Design, develop, manage, analyze, interpret, write, present, and publish clinical and non-clinical studies.

  • Provide study support from protocol and budget development to submission and completion for Phase III and IV clinical trials.

  • Support payer reimbursement by providing clinical information and insight.

  • Develop and execute association and publication strategies.

  • Contribute to drug safety assessments, reporting and quality assurance.

  • Develop topics and compile data for educational presentations and slide kits.

  • Contribute scientific, clinical, and experiential insights to the IIT, CME, and grant review processes.

  • Participate in multidisciplinary projects to support global and US commercialization of Oncology products, including LMR meetings, to review material for scientific accuracy.

  • Assists creating Medical Strategy with AVP Oncology for Scientific Communication Platform and Medical Brand Plan

  • Able to work cross functionally with Commercial, Regulatory Market Access and Clinical Development Teams

  • Create, develop, and enhance relationships with the medical community; assist Ferring colleagues with physician communications.

  • Actively participate in advisory boards, speaker training events, clinical investigator meetings, regional national and international meetings when required.

  • Participate in global , US national and US regional scientific conferences concerning all Ferring Oncology products


  • PharmD or PhD with 5+ years of pharmaceutical industry or related experience specifically within urology or oncology

  • MD preferred, not required

  • Must be able to work across boundaries (internally and globally)

  • Experience with payer and HCP presentations and scientific forums

  • Experience in product planning and development involving publication strategies, product monographs, promotional materials and/or drug safety surveillance

  • Ability to develop medical/scientific data into clear, cogent vignettes, teaching programs, and plenary presentations

  • Commitment to provide leadership by example

We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

If you need assistance during the application process due to a disability, please email


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