Associate Director Medical Affairs Central Cluster EMEA

Österreich Festanstellung EUR90,000 - EUR120,000 p.a.

hinzugefügt 13/06/2022

  • Perform a hybrid role as the scientific expert for the Alpine team
  • People management responsibilities across the central cluster


Our client is an international pharmaceutical company specializing in ophthalmology, which is looking for an Associate Director Medical Affairs (m/f/d) for Austria/Switzerland (direct responsibility), and the management of the Medical Affairs team in Germany & Nordics markets.


  • Partners closely with Market Leaders and their teams, as well as with other company stakeholders involved in Medical/Marketing/Market Access activities to provide ongoing scientific support to business priorities
  • Defines and coordinate the development and implementation of local countries medical affairs plans, in alignment with company strategies and tactical EMEA Medical Affairs Plan
  • Has direct responsibility of developing and executing the country Medical Affairs Plans for the company therapy areas
  • Grows and maintains high level interactions with top KOLs and fosters long term professional relations
  • As a medical expert, provides therapeutic area and products trainings to internal or external stakeholders
  • Provides scientific support to medical and marketing teams and activities - including review of materials, preparation of congresses, grant applications etc.
  • Provides strategic medical input to the Austrian and Swiss business plans, market access approach, promotional activities et…
  • In coordination with Clinical Operations, maintains relationships with partnering sites for clinical trials,
  • Responsible for budget planning and financial discipline in scope


  • Veterinarian, pharmacist, natural sciences, or HCP background with experience in similar position in pharmaceutical company
  • Experience in Medical Affairs in a customer facing position
  • Previous experience as part of a cross-functional, international team
  • Preferably experience in managing various stakeholders in healthcare ecosystems
  • Knowledge of applicable compliance, quality & pharmacovigilance preferred
  • Ophthalmology experience (desired) / Mixed experience (pharmaceuticals, OTC's, medical devices) preferred
  • Experience in handling data from clinical trials (Phase I-IV) and its interpretation
  • Proven people management skills desirable
  • Good organizational skills, strong team and customer orientation, excellent teaching skills as well as increased communication skills
  • Fluency Business English and German


  • Development opportunities in a growing and innovative international organization which is very dynamic and has a huge focus on sustainability
  • Versatile and diverse role allowing the Successful Applicant to grow and establish a strong network in the Alpine region
  • Stable employment and attractive employment conditions, including flexibility
  • For this position the minimum base salary is € 90.000, -/year + 15% bonus (on a full-time basis) and company car. Depending on the successful candidate previous experience, qualifications, and individual competencies, the package can be discussed.


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Life Sciences
Näheres Berufsfeld
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical