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MSL / Medical Advisor

Warsaw, Mazovia
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The Europe & Canada (EUCAN) Business unit supports Takeda's mission at a regional level and as the leader in rare diseases and specialty care, we champion better health and a brighter future for patients, healthcare providers and our people.

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Job ID R0117052 Date posted 06/10/2024 Location Warsaw, Mazovia

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Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to grow Your career in Medical Department? Join us as a MSL / Medical Advisor in the newly established in Takeda therapeutic area of Neuroscience and take the opportunity to develop our patient-oriented therapies in this area.

The MSL / Medical Advisory establishes Takeda’s medical affairs presence with external stakeholders through scientific exchange, insight collection and research support.  This role is the field-based therapeutic area (TA) expert responsible for execution of the TA specific medical plan in the field, predominantly by establishing, developing, and fostering relationships with key external stakeholders.

As a MSL / Medical Advisor working as a part of the cross-functional team, you will be empowered to:

  • provide field-based support for the medical function in order to achieve the company’s goals,
  • identify and develop strong sustainable peer to peer relationships with external stakeholders to support the medical/scientific credibility of the company,
  • be a medical contact person for medical community in the area of Neuroscience throughout Poland.

Main accountabilities include:

Medical/Scientific Affairs

  • Use specific disease and product knowledge to develop Takeda in a given therapy area; i.e. answer medical/technical unsolicited enquiries from HCPs, provide accurate and non-promotional scientific information relating to licensed and unlicensed indications following unsolicited requests from HCPs, etc.
  • Continuously screen, review and analyze scientific literature; generate summaries & critical assessments if appropriate
  • Participate in the development and implementation of key medical activities (e.g. Advisory boards, medical education and peer-to-peer training activities)
  • Provide clinical presentations and medical information as necessary
  • Act as field-based reference points of scientific and clinical expertise for sales force and other internal stakeholders (e.g. Market Access) through training and ad-hoc support, in alignment with Takeda project teams

Insight generation

  • Proactively identify and develop long term peer-to-peer relationships with opinion leaders and other relevant stakeholders in order to understand their needs and to present medical data in the most efficient way
  • Capture and share in-field insights to support medical and scientific strategy and business development

Evidence generation

  • Support ongoing and future Company Sponsored Studies i.e. provides LOC review of proposed CRO site lists, attendance at Global/Regional Investigator Meetings, attends motivational site visits, provides site/investigator feedback to clinical operations etc. following the appropriate request from Global Development Operations and informs other LOC functions on progress in site involvement process in a timely manner.
  • Facilitate unsolicited requests from HCPs for investigator-initiated sponsored research proposals through engagement with Global External Research on IISR proposals and on Medical Affairs Company Studies (MACS).
  • Support national disease registries and RWE projects for relevant disease areas
  • Understand leverage points of the patient journey

What you should bring:

  • University degree in Medicine, Pharmacy or in related area (e.g. Biology, Biotechnology)
  • Proven ability to think cross-functionally
  • Strong analytical capabilities, well organized and resourceful
  • Strong business acumen
  • Self-motivated and goal oriented, capable of multi-tasking and delivering results in a timely manner
  • Excellent communication skills and fluent in English
  • Good interpersonal skills with ability to build cross-cultural relationships and cooperate with mutual respect with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience in multichannel communication and digital approach

Please send your application (CV + cover letter) in English.

„Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych przez firmę Takeda Polska Sp z o.o.dla potrzeb niezbędnych do realizacji procesu rekrutacyjnego, a w przypadku wyrażenia wyraźnej i dobrowolnej zgody także dla potrzeb przyszłych rekrutacji zgodnie z przepisami ustawy z 29.08.1997 o ochronie danych osobowych (Dz. U. z 2002 r. Nr 101, poz. 926 z póź. zm.). Przyjmuję do wiadomości, że przysługuje mi prawo wglądu do treści moich danych oraz ich poprawiania. Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych zawartych w ofercie pracy dla potrzeb niezbędnych do realizacji obecnego i przyszłych procesów rekrutacyjnych (zgodnie z ustawą z dnia 29.08.97 r. o Ochronie Danych Osobowych Dz. U. Nr 133 poz. 883)"


„Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych przez firmę Takeda Polska Sp z o.o na potrzeby przyszłych rekrutacji.“


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