Costa Rica
Posted by: Astra Zeneca
20 Jun
19 Aug expires

Medical Manager–Lung Cancer

Costa Rica
Job Description
  • To collaborate with the cross-functional team in designing the strategy and establishing prioritized activities required to deliver appropriate and timely solutions to patients
  • To provide accurate and timely medical information/technical knowledge services to internal and external customers and to establish a link for the company through the medical function with external customers in the health care area.
  • Responsible for provision of high quality medical & scientific expertise on emerging treatment trends via in-depth expert medical and scientific product/disease area discussions and presentations of detailed clinical data in a non-promotional scientific context.
  • Serves as a leader of the Medical Scientific Liaisons (MSL) and Clinical Scientific Liaisons (CSL) of the therapeutic area, providing training, implementing internal standards and processes, and being responsible for the development of required capabilities and skills as well as guiding their professional development
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Desired Skills & Experience
  • University degree in medicine or pharmacy
  • At least 4 years of experience in similar roles in the pharmaceutical industry, preferably with experience in Central American and the Caribbean
  • Preferably with proven experience in Oncology in the areas of lung and hematology
  • 100% bilingual (English/Spanish)
  • Availability to travel

Other knowledge, skills, abilities:

  • Strategic thinking and strong people management and interpersonal skills
  • Leadership by influence skills
  • Advanced organizational and communication skills
  • Project management/planning
  • Ability to synthesize and communicate scientific information effectively at a peer level with a physician
  • Intellectual curiosity and high motivation to learn
  • Proven record of cross functional work success
  • Innovative and creative mindset
  • Understanding of commercial environment
  • Proficient in MS Office product
  Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA
AstraZeneca is an exciting global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical company. We’re inspired by what science can do. Driven by the desire to meet unmet patient needs in our core therapeutic areas. Bold in our thinking. Proactive in pursuing discoveries beyond imagination. At sites across the world, we bring teams together in a spirit of collaboration to turn great ideas into life-changing medicines – strengthening our product portfolio and harnessing the potential of a pipeline across all stages of the drug development process.
You’ll be part of a team that’s rolling back the frontiers of science to turn yesterday’s impossible into the normal of tomorrow. So, if you share our focus and passion, join us and make a difference to patients – and in return, we’ll help you develop way beyond what you thought possible.
 Costa Rica