The primary responsibilities of this role, Director Medical Communications, are to:
Directs and supervises the MIS Associate and Assistant Directors within Medical Communications. Sets the objectives and manages their performance to ensure goal achievement;
Directs the design, development and implementation of training materials to educate the sales force, MSLs, Customer Care Services, Medical Convention and Clinical staff. Directs the preparation and coordination of all training materials for upcoming launches;
Directs the medical information review of advertising and promotional materials on multiple therapeutic areas, ensuring that information is scientifically accurate and medically appropriate;
Responsible for analysis and dissemination of reports generated from calls and contacts, so that issues, patterns and trends discernible in the incoming contacts are identified and shared with key internal stakeholders;
Ensures that information systems used by Medical Information Services contain accurate and up to date clinical information, and that this information is appropriately shared within all cross-functional partners in a timely manner;
Directs medical matrix meetings with internal customers (e.g., Sales, Marketing, Clinical Research, Regulatory, PTC, Legal, USPV) in order to fully utilize and coordinate company expertise in the department’s role of responding to medical and product inquiries and providing internal medical support and to ensure the safe and appropriate use of Bayer products assuring public health oriented responses and to assure the key medical messages are consistent and accurate throughout the company.
WHO YOU ARE
Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:
Qualifications (Education, skills, experiences and personal characteristics necessary for success in this position)
An MD, PharmD or PhD (with Clinical Background) degree is required;
A minimum of 10 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical or similar industry in medical affairs is required;
A minimum of 5 years management experience in medical affairs is required;
Advanced knowledge of pharmacotherapy;
Sophisticated problem resolution skills, presentation skills, communication skills, interpersonal skills and team building skills are required;
A strong knowledge of FDA regulations regarding drug promotion, the dissemination of medical and product information is required;
The Director must reflect the highest ethical standards in decision making and in their day to day activities.
Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.