Oncology MSL

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Updated: November 21, 2019
Location: San Francisco, CA, United States
Job ID: 6230


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.


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 have the opportunity to:

  • Partner closely with investigators and internal stakeholders to identify physicians treating oncology patients to educate around clinical trial protocol
  • Facilitate the identification of medical community educational needs around disease state and its diagnostic pathway. Conduct and implement a comprehensive disease awareness tactical plan within the respective sites
  • Identify and communicate key clinical and research insights from industry leaders appropriately with internal stakeholders to help shape company research, development, and strategies for investigational product
  • Collaborate with health care professionals to identify opportunities for the development of algorithms and guidelines to facilitate early diagnosis
  • Collaborate with medical affairs and clinical team to coordinate and optimize educational and research support for sites/investigators participating in clinical trials
  • Serve as a liaison to health care professionals, professional organizations, and disease state advocacy groups. Support the efforts of patient support groups and educational foundations

Job Requirements

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

  • Advanced degree in clinical specialty (PharmD, PhD, MD, NP, PA, MSN)
  • 3-5 years of MSL experience
  • 3 years of experience with Oncology required
  • Knowledge of clinical research design and GCP in the oncology area.
  • Experience in clinical research, patient recruitment, and investigator sponsored trials
  • Excellent presentation, communication and relationship-building skills.
  • Demonstrated strong understanding of clinical research trial design and study analysis, regional standards of care, applicable treatment guidelines and, cost effectiveness and other high-level HEOR evidence approaches, and local practices of patient management
  • Demonstrate ability to develop trust and maintain integrity with KOLs/External Clinical and Scientific Experts, investigators, HCPs, and institutions; as well as with peers, and others.

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 is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer (Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled)


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