Pfizer PIH Medical Manager in Suba, Colombia
Only candidates with a medical degree, excellent English and 5 or more years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry will be considered. More details below.
ROLE DESCRIPTION The Medical Manager is responsible for: mapping thought leaders in I&I therapeutic area with a non-romotional intent, disseminate the knowledge of Pfizer's products, including products in the pipeline (if applicable), when properly requested by healthcare professionals and participate and interact with healthcare professionals in local, regional, national and international scientific meetings, as well as in "advisory boards" and "speakers training" or other meetings sponsored by Pfizer.
Keep abreast of medical and scientific developments in Inflammation & Immunology by continuously reviewing literature in the field, monitoring competitor activities, networking with experts and attending conferences.
Enhance scientific communication between clinicians, researchers and the Medical Department within Pfizer Colombia, Regional and Global Medical Affairs and Clinical Research to position Pfizer Colombia as a scientific partner of choice.
Respond to medical inquiries in a manner that meets the scientific/clinical needs of customers.
Facilitate research site selection, study placement and provide support to both Pfizer sponsored and investigator-initiated research activities.
Actively engage in customer-facing medical activities and interactions.
Deliver and execute the Inflammation and Immunology medical strategy.
Provide scientific and medical leadership in support of the marketing team in order to develop and implement local and national marketing initiatives.
Provide medical leadership and input in the preparation of regulatory and access dossiers.
Review and approve promotional materials and work closely with marketing to ensure compliance with local rules and Pfizer Colombia Code of Conduct.
Partner with expert thought leaders and societies to support local Medical business goals, including manuscript generation, research partnerships, fellowships, advisory boards, expert guidance, and competitive insight.
Develop strategies and manage Investigator-Initiated Research program, Collaborative studies, and any Independent Grants program. Provide scientific oversight and approval for funding in alignment with local and regional/global Medical Affairs Operating Plan strategies.
Develop and advocate for Phase IV lifecycle clinical trial strategies and concepts to support regional medical business needs.
REQUIRED SKILL SET
5 or more years of combined clinical practice and medical affairs experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
Manage a significant volume of projects while exhibiting the ability to prioritize, provide oversight, demonstrate excellent judgmental skills and work in a continuous improvement environment.
Work within a matrixed, multi-disciplinary team to foster strong Pfizer/customer professional relationships and which support Pfizer business objectives.
Effectively manage through and lead change in an ever-changing and evolving external healthcare environment. Flexible to new opportunities and adaptable to organizational change.
Ability to problem-solving and network throughout the organization to identify solutions.
Collaborate effectively and demonstrate leadership and teamwork with peers, internal stakeholders and external customers that inspire alignment and partnership on a shared vision or strategy.
Be a self-starter, be accountable and have a sense of urgency in delivering results that have a medical impact.
Maintain self-awareness and continually choose behaviors and responses based on how it impacts one's own and others' performance and engagement.
Certifications & Education
MD degree is required. Additional advanced degrees in the therapeutic area or others are advantageous. S pecialization in rheumatology or clinical immunology will be a plus.
Fluency in English and Spanish.
Your capacity for strategic thinking, along with excellent interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills, complemented by strong presentation abilities and a flexible approach are essential for success in this role.
Experience in formal presentations to regulatory and reimbursement authorities.
Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.