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**Medical Communications Manager**


**What you will do**


•To deliver components of local Scientific Communication as defined by MedCom plans

•To provide ad-hoc MedCom support to the Affiliate brand team(s)

•To contribute to the development of local brand MedCom plans as component to the Medical / Brand plan

**Context &reponsabilities**

The Medical Communications Manager reports to the Medical Development Director and is reponsible for:

•Timely and high quality delivery of assigned SciCom deliverables and activities as a component of medical / brand teams based on local / regional strategies and team priorities

•Adherence to regulatory and legal regulations, SOPs, policies and guidelines

•Adherence to global and regional strategies

•Delivery of defined functional activities and adherence to functional guidelines

•Ensuring close cooperation with IHQ MedCom

•Planning and management of product MedCom budget

•Review/Approval of non-promotional and promotional materials as per SOPs

•Contributing to MedCom best practice development

**Key Activities**

**Non-** **Promotional** **&** **Promotional** **Materials**

•Provides input / guidance to commercial in the development of promotional materials with scientific content and reviews / approves promotional material as per SOP

•Ensures local reviewing and approval of EHQ/global derived non-promotional items (such as slide decks), after local adaptation if needed

•Ensures timely developing and delivering scientific contents, for internal and external usage based on plans and country needs

•Reviews / approves non-promotional materials as per SOP

•Partners with Medical Advisor in the development of non-promotional educational materials

•Supports RML organization with tools and training for field based activities and RML plans

•Reports on metrics and trends for assigned product(s)

•Review / approval of materials per SOPs

•Medical and Scientific materials and programs

•Scientific Symposia / workshops, incl’d digital

•Product Medical Communication Plans

**Support to** **educational** **activities**

•Supports/owns the development and delivery of affiliate satellite symposia and educational events

•Participate in planning and implementation of satellite symposia and similar scientific/educational events, ensure high scientific standards and alignment with key messages

•Provides congress support, including internal congress books, Medical CI collection, Medical booth materials, Post-congress information, such as web-ex and external congress reports

•Supports planning and delivery of digital channel Medical activities in assigned area

•Supports Advisory boards by delivering required materials

**General &** **others**

•Supports the development and refinement of best practices and functional processes, systems and standards

•Supports vendor management for MedCom related activities

•Maintain and expand knowledge and expertise in relevant medical-scientific areas

•Collects and provided metrics on the quality and quantity of delivered MedCom activities

•Contributes to local MedCom planning, and execution

•Manages allocated budget

•Delivers or supports delivery of medical-scientific training for internal staff or vendors

**Decision Making Authority**

•Financial payments as determined by grade level

•Within assigned products/areas, review/approval of materials as per SOPs

•Signs off on Medical Communication activities for product(s)


**What we expect of you**


PhD in a life science, Pharm D, MD or MSc with substantial additional biomedical background


•Minimum 2 years of professional experience (preferred 4 years), preferably in biotech/pharm. industry

•Experience in multiple areas, including medical affairs or medical marketing and with international exposure

•Experience in the development and delivery of symposia / educational programs and medical-scientific tools, such as slide decks

•Experience with interpretation of clinical trials and pre-clinical data

•Experience in generation of science-based materials.

•Basic knowledge of clinical trial conduct and top-line regulatory issues desirable


•Broad scientific knowledge and specific knowledge relevant to assigned therapeutic area

•Knowledge of regulatory / safety / legal requirements and implications of Medical Communication

•Project management

Fluency in written and spoken English


•Ability to work as part of a cross-functional team

•Excellent analytical and oral and written communication skills

•Strong organizational and planning skills

•Flexible and independent working style


•Science based

•Presentation skills

•Attention to detail

•Analytical skills and strategic thinking



**What you can expect of us**

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.

+ Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization

+ Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act

+ Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits


**for a career that defies imagination**

In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us.


Join Us

If you’re seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you’ll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

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