Medical Science Liaison, Respiratory- Massachusetts (Remote)

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Boston , MA 02298

Posted 4 months ago

3 million individuals suffer with moderate-to-severe asthma in the United States. Our team tries to impact as many of these patients as possible by educating Medical Experts on allergic asthma and the safety and efficacy of our respiratory products.

This is a universal job description meant to capture some of the primary duties of this role that are common across functions or divisions. It is not intended to represent all of the specific responsibilities of your position. The Medical Science Liaison will serve as a liaison to the medical/scientific community and will be responsible for establishing, developing, and maintaining relationships with experts in the Respiratory therapeutic area within the specified geographic area of coverage.

This position will cover MA-New England, ME, and CT. (Non-Harvard Institutions)- Preferred location is Boston, MA

Your responsibilities:

The MSL will ensure the appropriate dissemination of clinical and scientific information regarding marketed and pipeline compounds in a timely, ethical and customer-focused manner.

The MSL will implement clinical and educational strategies in collaboration with other Novartis colleagues for designated customers that include potential clinical trial site placement and sponsorships.

The MSL will work to pair our key customer's educational and research needs with available Novartis resources and will provide the latest emerging data in response to specific healthcare professional inquiries.

What you'll bring to the role:

The ability to have consistent national/global and/or cross-therapeutic area impact with a solutions-oriented approach in identifying big picture needs.

Expected to demonstrate strong strategic thinking and have an enterprise-wide mindset. He/she should be viewed as a role model by peers and leadership and sought by colleagues as a coach/mentor including colleagues on other teams

Demonstrate strong strategic thinking and have an enterprise-wide mindset. He/she should be viewed as a role model by peers and leadership and sought by colleagues as a coach/mentor including colleagues on other teams.

Strong influencing skills and tangible examples of broader organizational impact. This individual is expected to lead and inspire colleagues and serve as a positive change agent.

Position will be filled at level commensurate with experience

Education/Experience: Terminal degree (MD, PhD or PharmD) or equivalent experience is preferred. (MSL, Manager: 0-3 years' experience; MSL, Associate Director: 3+ years' experience; MSL Director: 7= years' experience)

Field Medical position within the pharmaceutical industry is preferred. Previous experience in assigned or related therapeutic area is strongly preferred.

Strong clinical knowledge including pharmacotherapy, treatment guidelines, clinical research processes, medical expert engagement strategies, and FDA promotional guidelines, regulations, and ethical guidelines applied to the pharmaceutical industry is required

Strong interpersonal communication and presentation skills are required

Ability to manage multiple priorities and manage time efficiently.

Strong interpersonal communication and presentation skills are required

Minimum of 40% overnight travel may be required.


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