Medical Director UK/IRE

Clinical Research, Medical Affairs, Other



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Reference: MDUK_WE

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Medical Affairs Director (UK/IRE) - Scotland - Permanent

Our client is a leading biopharmaceutical company with headquarters in Japan whose substantial investment in R&D has resulted in a strong pipeline of products at both early and late stage development. With a focus on the core business areas of oncology, nephrology, and immunology/allergy, they employ leading-edge antibody-related technologies to discover and develop innovative new drugs. We aim to become a global specialty pharmaceutical company which contributes to the health and well-being of people around the world.

Key Responsibilities

Reporting into the UK & Ireland General Manager, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Leading and managing the Medical Affairs function for the UK and Ireland

  • Working in cooperation with colleagues to develop and execute strategic plans for the business

  • Ensuring compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and codes of practice

Required Skills & Experience

  • 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

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Star is a full service resourcing and outsourcing company which resources at all levels for pharmaceutical, medical devices and technology, clinical research and healthcare communications companies in the UK and Ireland on a headcount and outsourced basis. If you haven't heard from us within 7 working days of submitting your application, please assume that you haven't been successful on this occasion. We wish you the best of luck with your job search.

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