Medical Science Liaison (R1078047) in Reading, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 6/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Reading, UK
  • Date Posted:
    6/26/2019
  • Job ID:
    R1078047

Job Description

Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

IQVIA has a new and exciting opportunity for an experienced Medical Science Liaison (MSL) to work within Pulmonary disease area across North West Europe.

The MSL is responsible for appropriate scientific exchange around clinical development, education and research initiatives with the medical community at a peer to peer level, in addition to providing a scientific service to internal stakeholders.  You will also be working with our internal customers to develop and execute plans designed to meet shared business/clinical objective, through the development of long-term scientific relationships and the capture of critical disease and healthcare insight.  This role will offer a valuable opportunity to work with specialist KOLs and other Healthcare Professionals from an early, Phase II stage of product development. This will entail engagement with, and support for, clinical trial sites and their teams.

The successful candidate will be fluent in English and French or German and have a sound scientific background, (MSc or higher preferred) ideally established links in COPD and will be a strong peer to peer relationship builder.  You will be a self-aware, self-contained and credible individual, with excellent presentation skills. Previous MSL experience or a Medical information background, industry knowledge and awareness of the ABPI would be ideal.

Our organisations stand for quality and integrity which is as important to us as it should be to you, with the opportunity to make tangible difference s to patient’s lives every single day.  If you’re passionate about people, have a desire to make a difference and want to inspire others then we are looking for you.

To apply you will need experience in the following:
• PhD, PharmD, MD or MS degree
• Proven experience as a MSL – 2 years or more
• Deep understanding of the local health system with demonstrable credibility with KOL’s and other key clinicians/health experts
• Strong scientific / clinical understanding

This an exciting time to join IQVIA! And our message is simple: There is no limit to what you can achieve here.  Working alongside smart and driven colleagues, you can make a lasting impact on our customers, the industry and patient health around the world and your career.

For additional support with your online application please call our Talent Management Team on 0118 4501550.

We also welcome applications for alternative territories and roles e.g.Medical Sales Representatives, Primary Care Representatives, Secondary Care Representatives, Key Account Managers, Market Access Specialists and MSLs, at anytime.

Skills and Experience required:

• Pharmaceutical industry experience in scientific function and previous customer facing role preferred.
• Extensive experience in understanding and interpreting clinical trial and statistical analysis with the ability to deliver clear and compelling insight
• A passion for influencing peers customers and colleagues through compelling scientific and patient insight
• Excellent communicator and an inspirational presenter
• Ideally, experience in and knowledge of Pulmonary disease
• Understanding of ABPI useful
• Full EU Driving licence (no more than 6 points)
• Eligible to work full-time in the EU

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™



Job ID: R1078047