Vaccine Medical Science Liaison

Updated: September 10, 2019
Location: Saint Louis, MO, United States
Job ID: 5385

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Overview

Researched and relatable, science-driven and social, you’re an extroverted expert.

If there’s one thing your preparation in earning your advanced degree has taught you, it’s how to evolve your expertise rapidly and stay at the forefront of your field. Forging new relationships and establishing rapport with thought leaders comes naturally to you and you like being around people. Poised and articulate, you are a listener, an educator and a gifted cultivator of new and exciting opportunities grounded in the science. You’ve got what it takes to be a Medical Science Liaison with Syneos Health.

 

Responsibilities

You’ll confer with internal stakeholders and build new collaborative relationships with medical and scientific leaders, policy-makers and advocates. You’ll contribute cutting-edge clinical and scientific data to help move healthcare forward and positively impact patients. You will educate local and regional health care providers about the vaccines disease state and products, resolve medical information inquiries with in-person and virtual responses in order to provide the highest level of understanding and customer satisfaction. You will also provide promotional peer-to-peer programs and serve as a speaker. You will:

  • Deliver affirmative/promotional programs, live and virtual medical/scientific presentations to external groups, which include both peer-to-peer educational programs and non-promotional presentations, to Health Care Providers and formulary decision makers.
  • Work with medical colleagues to identify local and regional External Experts, professional groups, decision makers and other key stakeholders in the assigned therapy area and/or geography.
  • Respond to documented unsolicited requests for medical/scientific information on company products including unsolicited requests for off-label medical information as per client policies and procedures.
  • Gather medical voice of the customer (mVoC) feedback to construct and implement effective Medical Affairs strategy and planning through participation in or escalation to internal North America Medical Affairs teams.
  • Serve as a primary liaison for clinical and scientific information exchange with EEs and health care providers in assigned patient care institutions/facilities, as well as connecting EEs and their affiliate institutions with appropriate Medical Affairs initiatives that advance scientific and clinical knowledge of our vaccines portfolio.As part of a matrix environment, develop and execute Field Medical Affairs plans at the assigned territory level in full alignment with Medical Affairs strategies and tactics.

Job Requirements

 Along with  demonstrated initiative, resourcefulness and a results-oriented mindset, the ideal candidate has:

  • 2-5 years of MSL experience in vaccine or related clinical field with strong knowledge of the pharma/biotech industry.
  • Advanced terminal degree (MD, PhD, PharmD) requred
  • Vaccine/public health experience strongly preferred.
  • Excellent presentation, communication, technological fluency, and relationship-building skills strongly preferred.
  • Ability to travel 50% - 60% and possess a valid driver’s license to drive to assignments, unless otherwise specified.

At Syneos Health, we believe in providing an environment and culture in which our people can thrive, develop and advance. We reward and recognize our people by providing valuable benefits and quality of life balance.

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.


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

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