Pfizer Oncology Senior Manager, Field Medical in United States
The Oncology Sr. Manager, Field Medical is a field-based medical colleague in the Field Medical Director (FMD) group responsible for providing therapeutic area /product expertise for Lung cancer in the assigned region of Florida and South Carolina focusing on the therapeutic area's in-line and late-stage portfolio.
The responsibilities of the Oncology Sr. Manager, Field Medical are to contribute to Pfizer's ability to (a) communicate new and other important approved medical content related to the safe and appropriate use of Pfizer medicines to therapeutic area health care professionals (HCPs) in local, regional or national capacities including therapeutic area HCP decision-makers at organized customers such as Medical Groups, Integrated Delivery Networks, Payers, etc. and engage in other approved communications in accordance with approved FMD guidance; (b) provide truthful, accurate and scientifically supported information in response to direct unsolicited medical requests from HCPs in a manner that complies with all applicable Pfizer guidelines, policies, and procedures; and (c) provide therapeutic area/product expertise for regional and other Medical Affairs and/or clinical development needs as approved by FMD leadership (e.g. formulary presentations, field force training, organized customer projects/collaborations, scientific congress participation, Pfizer-sponsored research site / investigator interactions, TA/product expertise for Pfizer-sponsored NIS, IIR inquiries etc.).
The Oncology Sr. Manager, Field Medical will interact with HCPs in the region including therapeutic area HCPs affiliated with organized customers. The FMD will respond to medical questions regarding Pfizer products for the designated therapeutic area and other Pfizer medicines as appropriate. The FMD may be involved in presentations to payers, managed care organizations, formulary decision makers and regional medical advisory boards in accordance with the designated therapeutic area medical strategy established by the FMD Team Leader (TL). The FMD will also facilitate communication between regional and national HCPs and headquarters Medical Affairs colleagues and provide customer insights that contribute to the development of brand medical strategies as appropriate. The FMD will facilitate both Pfizer sponsored and investigator initiated research activities in their regions in accordance with guidance.
The Oncology Sr. Manager, Field Medical will primarily be responsible for providing approved medical content on Pfizer's products in the designated therapeutic area to HCPs who have local, regional, or national roles in health care provision and/or decision-making as determined by Pfizer, the Oncology FMD, FMD TL, and US Medical Affairs.
Keep abreast of medical and scientific developments in the designated therapeutic area by continuously reviewing literature in the field, monitoring competitor activities, networking with experts and attending assigned conferences.
Maintain effective and appropriate communication and collaboration among headquarters medical colleagues, Medical Information and other Pfizer FMD colleagues.
Ensure compliance with all internal/external SOPs/Rules/Regulations.
Serve as a conduit and resource for customer insights pertaining to disease areas and Pfizer assets.
Serve as conduit and medical resource to therapeutic area investigators and researchers, as appropriate.
Terminal Doctorate degree (PharmD, PhD, or Doctor of Nursing Practice) with 2 or more years of relevant experience required.
Excellent oral and written communication skills required.
Excellent and demonstrated interpersonal skills: ability to understand and respond to multiple external and internal customers' demands, manage and handle conflict constructively required.
Demonstrated ability to
Manage projects developed in a field-based environment, while exhibiting the ability to prioritize, successfully implement, and demonstrate good judgment and work in a continuous improvement environment.
Ability to problem-solve and network throughout the organization to identify solutions.
Collaborate effectively and demonstrate leadership and teamwork with peers, internal stakeholders and external customers
Be a self-starter, be accountable and have a sense of urgency in delivering results that have medical impact and yield a positive customer experience.
Maintain self-awareness and continually choose behaviors and responses based on how it impacts one's own and others' performance and engagement.
Demonstrated clinical and technical skills.
Demonstrated ability to rapidly adopt and utilize new digital technology and other resources with medical customers and record medical interactions (e.g. iPAD, Acronis, WEBEX, on-demand video-conferencing, iMED)
Expertise or experience in the designated therapeutic area (lung cancer, gastric cancer, skin cancers).
Previous Field Medical experience
Familiarity with internal/external SOPs/Rules/Regulations regarding Pfizer/customer interactions and relationships, etc.
- Ability to operate a Pfizer company car and regularly fly on airplanes (ie. attend HCP/customer meetings; attend NYHQ meetings, regional and national scientific meetings, etc.) required
Non-Standard Work Schedule, Travel Or Environment Requirements
Flexibility to travel 60-80% of time.
Reasonable proximity to airline 'hub' city)
Ability to work on weekends occasionally (e.g. attend advisory boards and congress meetings)
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Other Posting Details:
Last Date to Apply for Job: May 23, 2018
Additional Location Information: Selected candidate must be located in Florida or South Carolina
Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus
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