Our team in Latin America is growing and in this new position, we are searching for a Medical Affairs Manager. In this position, you will be responsible to develop and implement KOL strategies for the products and key therapeutic areas in the LATAM region.
You will report to the Regional Medical Affairs Director.
Your tasks will include, but are not limited to, the following :
Support the development of a Regional Medical Plan encompassing KOL development, scientific communication activities and studies in the region.
Map key opinion leaders (KOLs) in the key therapeutic areas.
Engage with and develop key opinion leaders (KOLs) in the therapeutic areas in all target indications.
Support and maintain regional advisory boards for relevant specialties if needed.
Build effective relationships with Medical Affairs departments from partners and other affiliates, to ensure the alignment between strategy and plans.
Maintain, renew and update, KOL contact management database in the region.
Effective relationship with the Regional Office staff in order to coordinate activities in the region.
Review and maintain the scientific database, review of all publications of Vifor Pharma s products. In addition, reviewing regulatory warnings regarding the use of pharmaceuticals products.
Implement training programs in the region.
Review of promotional materials from partners and the region.
Responsible for compliance topics in the region.
Support the notifications of adverse events before health authorities and HQ.
In the absence of the person responsible for pharmacovigilance, give support notifying to partners and making follow up of the prescribing information modifications approved by corresponding HA, and notify HQ safety department in the corresponding period of notification when this was done.
Support Good Pharmacovigilance Practices according to HQ requirements and with countries authorities.
Maintain reports confidentiality of suspected adverse reactions and adverse events.
You are a Medical Doctor (M.D.) and bring the following experience :
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry, including demonstrated expertise Medical Affairs
A track record of identifying and developing Key Opinion Leaders
Experience in the use of contact management databases
Experience in congress management
Experience in Medical Training
Demonstrated project management ability
Excellent knowledge of English (reading, speaking and writing)
You bring outstanding interpersonal skills, enabling you to build and broaden partnerships across the organisation, region and cultures.
You are flexible and results-oriented, showing concern for standards. You can think and influence conceptually, strategically and rationally.
You apply entrepreneurial thinking and work in line with the Vifor Pharma values.