Clinical Nurse Educator - Oncology - Scotland (R1057226) in Edinburgh, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 12/14/2019

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

Clinical Educators Needed!



Excellent Salary & Company Car /

Life Assurance / Pension & Private Health Insurance

Do you want to join a dynamic organisation, working with other like-minded professionals who share the same goal of making tangible differences to patient’s lives?

IQVIA are working in partnership with a global company to provide ongoing education support to healthcare professionals in the oncology arena we are offering the opportunity for experienced Clinical Educators with a strong clinical background in Oncology or related products combined to join our organisation.

The Clinical Educator role brings clinical expertise to our sales team, assisting specialist customers to increase their knowledge and understanding of assigned brands and their benefits.

You will communicate product benefits and the core brand story to clinical nurse specialists, acute oncology services and infusion nurses.

Lead the education of clinical nurse specialist and infusion nurses in counselling patients to receive these treatments.

Lead the education of clinical nurse specialists, infusion nurses and acute oncology teams in understanding the safety profile and management of adverse events associated with Tecentriq and related combinations.

As clinical nurse educators, you will work as part of the local Roche account team working with our hospital sales specialists, in field market access managers and MSLs.  As part of your role the Clinical Educators will be key contributors to the local Roche Account Plan.  You will report through the Roche sales management chain and the role is considered promotional within the meaning of the ABPI code of practice.

You will provide education to healthcare prescribers and their staff on the proper use of designated treatments, or reinforcement of study protocols. You will work in a field based team promoting a specific brand in a geographical territory in order to achieve specific objectives in terms of sales & targeted activity, maximising return on investment & specialising in the promoted product within a multidisciplinary group of customers. You will support customers in the education to ensure that they are capable of delivering safe and effective therapies to their patients.

You will be passionate about outcomes and relish working where diversity and breadth of specialism ensure no two days are the same.

IQVIA have been delivering clinical educator programmes in the UK for over 30 years, providing opportunities for new careers. Our Clinical Educators are professionals, who are confident working autonomously, managing their own time and workload. They identify, influence and build advocacy with customers in key accounts. In addition they provide product educational services to customers, including infusion nurses, APP’s, pharmacists and physicians. It is the Clinical Educators job to ensure positive customer experiences with the products through providing ongoing clinical support

If you wish to pursue a fresh new opportunity, and this sounds like you, please get in touch.

In return for your dedication, you will receive an excellent benefits package, long term career opportunities and continuous professional development with a global employer- putting people at the heart of its business.

Skills and background required

  • Bachelor of Science and/or nursing background or similar experience required
  • Proven experience in clinical environment ideally with an understanding of oncology
  • Strong communication skills and an ability to work effectively in a matrix environment will also be key.
  • ABPI is necessary for the role – must be prepared to take exam
  • Good understanding and working knowledge of the Pharma Market and the local Health Service environment. Fluency with software operating systems, such as MS Office and customer relationship management systems
  • High level of business planning, organisational & problem solving skills Good technical knowledge of Specialty and disease area
  • Ability to conduct face to face presentations to customers
  • Highly motivated with drive & determination to succeed & willingness to adapt to change
  • Strong IT skills
  • Full EU Driving Licence (no more than 6 points)
  • Eligible to work full-time within the UK

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

Job ID: R1057226