Medical Director

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Updated: December 22, 2022
Location: Raleigh, NC, United States
Job ID: 146196

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Can you reach people with just a few words?

 You express all of your ideas effortlessly, and have the skills to distill other people's ideas into their best possible form. Your messaging is not only clear and concise, but your medical expertise allows you to convey high-level scientific knowledge in meaningful and comprehensible communications. Does this sound like you? A Medical Director role with Syneos Health may be the perfect place for you.




 The Medical Director is responsible for the oversight of content development and strategy as well as content development. The Medical Director will:

  • Review internal and external facing materials to ensure scientific accuracy and quality
  • Work closely with Field Medical and HQ Medical team to help direct medical outreach activities and content creation
  • Responsible for US-based regulatory and safety activities related to client procuct 
  • Provide critical review of Medical Education Grants and Investigator Initiated Research proposals
  • Provide medical and operational oversight and leadership on key medical activities
  • Manage any US medical peri-Launch strategy for product, constructively engaging other business units as required

Job Requirements

At Syneos Health, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace. If your past experience doesn’t align perfectly, we encourage you to apply anyway. At times, we take into consideration transferrable skills from previous roles. We also encourage you to join our Talent Network to stay connected to additional career opportunities. 

Along with a results-oriented mindset, self-assurance, and an engaging manner, the ideal candidate has:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a health science field required
  • PharmD, PhD, or equivalent terminal doctoral degree (e.g., Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Physical Therapy) or M.D., DO or equivalent highly preferred
  • 3 years of experience in medical affairs, preferably office and working with field
  • Proven expertise in medical writing and editing and QC, preferably across wide a range of types of medical documents, especially education slide decks, field medical talking points
  • Broad expertise in medical marketing and strong experience with regulatory and/or safety risk management issues.
  • COVID therapeutics or Anti-infectives experience preferred

Interviews may be conducted in person at an on-site interview location. For any in person interviews, local Covid safety guidelines will be followed.   

Why Syneos Health? Join a game-changing global company that is reinventing the way therapies are developed and commercialized. Here, each day brings an opportunity to take ownership of a new challenge. Teaming with some of the most talented clinicians in the industry, you'll improve patient outcomes and work in a dynamic environment to create better, smarter, faster ways to get biopharmaceutical therapies to patients. By joining Syneos Health, you’ll be connected to our multitude of career paths and pipeline of employment opportunities.

WORK HERE MATTERS EVERYWHERE | How will you accelerate improving patient outcomes?

Syneos Health companies are affirmative action/equal opportunity employers (Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled)

As a healthcare company we have an important responsibility to protect individual and public health. Except in those locations where state or local law impacts this vaccination requirement, this position will require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as part of their job responsibilities unless an exemption can be confirmed based on a medical condition, sincerely-held religious belief, or other reasons recognized by applicable law. Submission and approval of an exemption request does not necessarily guarantee that an accommodation can be provided for any specific job. 

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