UK Medical Affairs Director - Based Scotland (Lothian area)

Medical Affairs



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We have been instructed to recruit for a leading biopharmaceutical company whose substantial investment in R&D has resulted in a strong pipeline of products at both early and late stage development. This senior level role will be leading and managing our client’s Medical Affairs function for the UK and Ireland. The incumbent will be working in cooperation with colleagues to develop and execute strategic plans for the business, and will ensure compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and codes of practice relevant to the pharmaceutical industry.

Essential Requirements:
You will have extensive experience within Medical Affairs in a commercial environment.
Medically qualified and GMC registered, ideally with some post-graduate qualification or specialisation, OR a GPhC registered Pharmacist with significant relevant experience in Medical Affairs.
Experience within the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industries including work as a Final Medical Signatory in the UK.
Sound understanding of the UK medical marketing environment.
Well-developed management and leadership skills.
Highly flexible and able to operate effectively in a fast-moving, dynamic environment.

Role Specific Competencies:
Man-management & leadership skills.
Strong clinical expertise.
IT literate with strong analytical skills.
Flexible “can do” attitude needed to thrive in a fast-growing company.
Innovation, tenacity and drive to ensure success.
Self-motivation, persuasiveness and competitiveness.

Recruitment Process:
2 stage process.

Exceptional package in line with experience and achievements

Evolve Selection is a leading UK recruitment and contract sales organisation (CSO), operating within the Pharmaceutical, Healthcare and Medical Device sectors. We offer a highly comprehensive range of permanent recruitment and flexible contract sales solutions. Please do not hesitate to get in contact with us on 0113 457 0777.

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