Vifor Pharma Austria GmbH is an independent subsidiary of the Vifor Pharma Group, which generated € 1.4 billion in sales worldwide in fiscal year 2018 and has double-digit growth forecasts.
Our actions focus on the needs of patients and health care professionals. Entrepreneurship, team work and respect are lived every day, because we are convinced that this is the only way to achieve our ambitious goals.
If you are looking for an employer where your voice is heard and where you can make a difference, then this is the right place for you.
We are searching for a Medical Science Liaison Manager for the therapeutic areas of general medicine and internal medicine.
In this position, you will represent Medical Affairs externally to establish and maintain medical relationships with Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs), HCPs and key accounts on behalf of Vifor Pharma Group.
Yours tasks will include the following :
Develop and maintain scientific and medical expertise (Indications and products)
Identify, develop and maintain relationships with KOLs, HCPs and professional organisations
KOL engagement, key account medical support, training and other appropriate activities
Facilitate scientific engagement, scientific exchange and medical information
Provide clinical presentations and respond to medical requests
Update medical team and other internal stakeholders on medical community interactions
Support the development, implementation and completion of medical activities (advisory boards, congress symposia, hospital meetings and speaker programs) and attend relevant scientific meetings and conferences
Serves as a medical resource for internal medical and sales training
Support company sponsored clinical research and IIS process
Ensure compliance with applicable local and global laws, regulations, guidelines and company policies and procedures
Develop personal and professional capabilities to improve skills and professional capabilities
For this role you will need to bring the following requirements :
MSc in Medical Field (e.g. Pharmacy, Chemistry or Biology)
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in research, pharmaceutical medical affairs or clinical practice
Minimum of 3 years’ experience with pharma industry and healthcare compliance requirements locally and globally
Experience in the therapeutic areas of general medicine, internal medicine and / or hematology / anemia would be of advantage
Demonstrated experience in KOL, HCP or medical community engagement
Excellent oral and written communication skills in German and good oral and written communication skills in English
Experience in public scientific presentations
We are looking for a strong team player with good communication and networking skills. An entrepreneurial spirit with a humble approach and the ability to influence and persuade stakeholders are important competencies for this role.