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The Oncology Medical Affairs Manager Gastric Cancer is part of the MSD Oncology Customer Business Line (CBL) in Argentina.
It is a key strategic leadership role requiring therapeutic area expertise to identify and address the relevant medical needs of clinical practice.
This position has a significant impact on our ability to effectively translate medical science into relevant business opportunities with high standards of local regulatory and compliance requirements.
The role requires the ability to interact with a sort of different internal and external stakeholders like key scientific leaders, marketing and sales peers, decision makers, payers as well as regulatory authorities in order to effectively address technical issues for MSD products and therapeutic areas of interest.
It also requires extraordinary leadership and empathy to successfully thrive a high performance team. The Oncology Medical Manager Gastric Cancer needs to be versatile in different pathology areas as to be able to cover different indications for MSD oncology products.
Also, the Medical Affairs Manager acts as a guardian for high standards of compliance, ethics, and safety of Merck / MSD products, putting patients at the center of his / her actions.
Expertise in people management is not a must but is welcome.
MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES :
o Main focus but not limited to Gastric Cancer’s
o Attend stand alone and satellite scientific events.
o Provides medical information requests / answers to questions from local customers.
o Manage agendas of MSD scientific events including sponsorships to local scientific leaders.
o The Oncology Medical Affairs Manager Gastric Cancer will be responsible for assisting in dotted line our Medical Scientific Liaison (MSL) team
o Aligns people and projects to achieve initiatives.
o Assures MSL s are trained and knowledgeable on specific oncology areas and scientific information
o Values cultural diversity and other individual differences in the workforce, ensuring that the organization builds on these differences.
o Assures high ethical standards and complete adherence of Merck / MSD Value and standards.
o Provide sales representatives technical training.
o Supervise personnel Team of Medical Scientific Liaison
o Provides support to activities that assure reporting of Pharmacovigilance cases
o Manage post-development portfolio of studies including IISPs and local studies of respective area.