Agenus Lexington , MA 02421
Agenus, a Lexington, MA based immuno-oncology focused biotechnology company, is building a team of Medical Science Liaisons. Reporting to the VP of Clinical Development, the Medical Science Liaison will enable scientific exchange across Agenus's broad, innovative pipeline of products. The Medical Science Liaison will be based out of either Massachusetts or New York areas, but will be expected to travel frequently for face to face interactions across the USA.
Partner with external parties, such as Key Opinion Leaders, key institutions and patient advocacy groups, to enable scientific exchange relevant to the field of immuno-oncology.
Maintain clinical and scientific expertise across relevant molecule and disease state areas.
Manage Key Opinion Leader engagement plans.
Develop scientific materials to support scientific exchange.
Collaborate with clinical development and operations teams to support the recruitment of clinical trials.
Facilitate investigator sponsored trials.
Provide feedback and insights from external interactions to internal stakeholders (scientific, clinical and commercial teams).
Adhere to corporate SOPs and ensure compliance with relevant legal and regulatory guidelines.
Present data and/or scientific information at medical meetings.
Participate in the development of medical affairs strategies for company's first drug launches.
An advanced clinical degree (e.g. PhD or MD)
Experience with oncology preferred, experience with immuno-oncology strongly preferred
Ability to travel frequently
Excellent communication and networking skills
Ability to establish and maintain relationships with influential thought leaders
Ability to search and interpret medical/scientific literature
Prior MSL experience a plus
Highly motivated self-starter