Pfizer Medical Advisor: Internal Medicine, Pain management in Silverdal, Sweden

Aim of job:

  • Through interaction with internal and external stakeholders drive value growth of IM assigned products, using a scientific approach and taking all medical as well as regulatory aspects into account to establish the role for assigned product/products in the health care system. This includes not only the data on the products but also the medical environment in which the products are or could be used.

Main accountabilities:

  • Be medically responsible for assigned Pfizer product/products in Sweden and in collaboration with other internal colleagues from different departments identify possibilities and relevant activities to drive business. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • To health care professionals and other external stakeholders, such as politicians and members of tender committees, disseminate information of medical relevance concerning the products of his/her responsibility and the medical implications for current practices through advisory boards, symposia and other meetings and ways of communication.

  • By interacting with relevant health care professionals seek to stimulate research efforts to establish a wider knowledge about the products and their optimal use. Actively work for initiation of Investigator Initiated Research, Non-interventional Studies (NIS), and site selection of global company sponsored studies within the local market.

  • Timely provide accurate and medically sound responses to enquiries by the medical society and other stakeholders concerning products within her/his responsibility.

  • Ensure that marketing material is medically relevant as well as compliant with the regulatory requirements

  • In collaboration with regulatory department ensure correct wording in SPC and other documents.

  • Provide medical expertise for formulary applications, HTA assessments and tender processes.

  • Make medical plans based on identified needs, and in line with country and European strategies, taking into account product life cycle and providing budgeting of scientific projects.

  • Develop and maintain a strong network of Key Opinion Leaders (KOL) within the assigned therapeutic area.

  • Actively participate in relevant DAC at the EU-level in order to be updated on the current development of the therapeutic area and influence and contribute to future development.

  • Build strategic partnerships with internal collaborators, specifically brand managers, and therapeutic ESAT and global teams.

  • Provides highly innovative solutions, and routinely exercises independent judgment in developing methods, techniques and criteria for achieving objectives.

  • Develops strategy and sets functional policy and direction

  • Acts as a functional manager within area of expertise

  • Provides mentoring and guidance to lower level employees.

Basic requirements:

  • Medical Doctor with good scientific and/or clinical skills or other

  • Relevant Academic degree with good scientific and/or clinical skills

  • Additional specialized knowledge within relevant therapeutic area

  • Experienced medical advisor with expert knowledge.

  • General business in-sight and high level of industry understanding

  • Clinical trial or research experience.

  • Performance driven with professional demeanor and strong team-work ability

  • Independence and ability to work in an international setting in a matrix organization

  • Fluent in English and Swedish

  • Excellent social skills

  • Ability to travel (approx 30% of time)

Main performance measures:

Specific objectives are set on yearly basis.

Closing date for applications is 20th June 2018

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.