Clinical Trial Ambassador/MSL Director

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Updated: February 27, 2024
Location: Paris, IDF, France
Job ID: 2573

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The MSL / Clinical Trial Ambassador Director will play a pivotal role in the channeling of scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on accelerated patient identification, enrollment and timely completion of the clinical trials. This role will initially focus on clinical trials and study site engagement but may later have the opportunity to transition into leading the traditional Medical Science Liaison (MSL) team. 



  • Leading a team of Clinical Trial Ambassadors (CTAs) in Europe focusing in patient identification, enrollment and retention in clinical trials 
  • Developing and implementing trial site feasibility support and potential referral sites specific strategies if required.  Ensures CTAs have local and regional territory engagement plans with recruitment strategies defined 
  • Ensuring compliant practices and interactions with PIs, site staff and patient-referring Healthcare Professionals (HCPs) & sites in alignment with SOPs, regulatory requirements, and applicable laws
  • Working closely with our customer’s clinical and CRO colleagues to ensure effective and compliant alignment and communications plans with clinical teams
  • Defines and ensures appropriate achievement of key performance indicators (KPIs). Ensures reporting of field activities and timely communication.  
  • Supports the study teams in the implementation and conduct of clinical study steering committees and other program/study-related meetings


  • PharmD, PhD or MD with relevant clinical trial site experience 
  • Experience as an MSL/CRA or senior medical affairs and/or clinical development role
  • Experience in field-based management experience leading CRAs or MSLs, in medical affairs 
  • Cardiovascular experience is required; Oncology experience is highly preferred. Experience working with injectable agents preferred
  • Proven ability to interact at a very high level with Key Opinion Leaders and all HCPs
  • Demonstrated ability to lead by example while recruiting, developing and retaining top Field Medical talent; Ability to transition team from CTA to MSL within 12-18 months
  • Experience in clinical research, patient recruitment, and investigator-sponsored trials

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 will consider transferable skills from previous roles. We also encourage you to join our Talent Network to stay connected to additional career opportunities. 


Why Syneos Health? 

Here, the work is challenging, and the pace is exhilarating. By joining one of our commercial teams, you’re empowered to succeed with the support, resources, and autonomy that you need. The diversification and breadth of our new and existing partnerships create a multitude of career paths and employment opportunities. Syneos Health has launched more sales teams in the last 5 years across all major therapeutic areas than the top 25 pharma companies combined. Join our game-changing, global company dedicated to creating better, smarter, faster ways to get biopharmaceutical therapies to patients. Experience the thrill of knowing that your everyday efforts are contributing to improving patients’ lives around the world. 


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Syneos Health is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer (Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled) 

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