Medical Affairs Leader - Oncology

UK, Herefordshire
highly competitive
Dec 24, 2018
Jan 21, 2019
Medicine, Medical
Contract Type
Full Time
In this role you will be responsible for launch activities for their new Oncology product. Collaborating with Market Access on HTA submissions, working with global teams to align medical plans and marketing on brand strategy, and liaise with field based colleagues on external engagement activities.

This is an important period for the business, with a number of exciting launches and the successful Medical Affairs Lead is set to play a key role in shaping their future in Oncology. This opportunity is suitable for a current Medical Advisor/Manager (or eq.)


- A leading role in the Oncology Medical Affairs team
- Liaise with global teams to ensure medical plan alignment
- Work with the Director of Medical Affairs on medical strategy
- Develop and maintain relationships with key experts and provide them with relevant medical and scientific information
- Act as point of contact for clinicians and KOLs
- Establish and maintain cross functional relationships between Medical Affairs and Market Access, Marketing, and Commercial colleagues
- Provide Medical Affairs support to Market Access teams in support of evidence generation activities and preparation of HTA submissions
- Coaching and mentoring of team to ensure effective performance
- Co-working with marketing colleagues to support approval and development of compliant ABPI activities and materials
- Maintain a high level of scientific and medical knowledge through literature review and attendance of conferences
- Responsibility for the delivery of scientific and medical content for advisory board as well as chairing / co-chairing


- GMC registered Doctor or GPhC registered Pharmacist preferred (If PhD candidate must have substantial Medical Affairs and Oncology experience)
- UK Medical Affairs experience required
- Ideally an ABPI Final Signatory
- Experience within Oncology or Hematology is essential

This opportunity has understandably been incredibly popular. We encourage all interested candidates to apply without delay as it is likely that recruitment will close prematurely. Please direct all questions (if necessary) to "Chris" at ************************** cswain (at) barringtonjames (dot) com alongside a copy of your CV.