Senior Medical Manager Oncology

Astellas Pharma

Astellas Canada – Senior Medical Supervisor, Oncology

At Astellas, we attempt to turn out to be a cutting-edge, value-driven life science innovator. This implies working on the forefront of healthcare change to show revolutionary science into VALUE for sufferers.

What units us aside is our give attention to sufferers, our pioneering innovation, our collaborative tradition, and the eagerness of our proficient folks.

Making a constructive impression on sufferers’ lives is the aim behind the whole lot we do. At Astellas, we’re relentless in our pursuit of scientific progress and in tackling unmet medical wants, demonstrated by our legacy in oncology, overactive bladder and transplant and our spectacular pipeline in girls’s well being, blindness and regeneration, genetic regulation, immuno-oncology, mitochondria and focused protein degradation.

About Us:

We’re a world pharmaceutical firm headquartered in Japan, with a group of greater than 14,000 managing operations in roughly 70 international locations world wide. We’re within the Prime 30 world biopharma firm primarily based on world revenues and are predicted to be one of many Prime 10 Most cancers Drug Makers of 2024 by Fierce Pharma.

In Canada, we’re rising to fulfill the thrilling alternatives realized by our legacy manufacturers and wealthy pipeline of revolutionary therapies.

We’re on the lookout for candidates who will thrive in our entrepreneurial and empowering atmosphere the place expertise and management flourish. Do your values align with our Astellas Approach – affected person focus, possession, outcomes, openness and integrity? Then we’d love to listen to from you.

From the primary day in function, everybody at Astellas has a accountability for making a brighter future for sufferers world wide. We nurture distinctive relationships with our workers to permit them to thrive, foster innovation, and ship distinctive enterprise outcomes. We work to create a tradition the place our folks really feel empowered to pursue courageous concepts and bold outcomes, to have the arrogance to be accountable for the next commonplace of efficiency and embody a aggressive and solutions-oriented mindset.

Our experience, science and know-how make us a pharma firm. Our open and various tradition is what makes us uniquely Astellas.

Astellas Pharma Canada (APCA) is at present trying to find a Medical Supervisor, Oncology reporting to TA Lead.


Chargeable for the implementation of the medical technique (Core Medical Plan) within the designated therapeutic space on the affiliate degree by coordinating and executing medical / scientific actions to (i) perceive the native exterior atmosphere and information gaps; (ii) translate insights into methods and actions and; (iii) guarantee the data wants of key stakeholders are fulfilled to assist make sure the secure and applicable use of Astellas merchandise. Particularly, this particular person will:

  • Present strategic medical and scientific experience in help of all affiliate Medical Affairs deliverables and cross-functional actions
  • Display matrix management by creating and sustaining built-in partnerships with key inner and exterior stakeholders to make sure all MA affiliate actions deal with native wants and advance the medical/scientific understanding of Astellas merchandise throughout their lifecycle
  • Chargeable for understanding and interact exterior stakeholders to advance the understanding of and science behind compounds in improvement, the secure and efficient use of Astellas merchandise and illness states that they deal with.
  • Chargeable for participating and dealing intently with key inner stakeholders, together with the model groups throughout the affiliate to realize enterprise aims for the affiliate.
  • Ensures all affiliate MA actions ship worth and are primarily based on scientific validity, medical significance and on time & funds

Important Job Duties

Perceive Exterior Setting and Knowledge Gaps

Scientific Intelligence

  • Display thorough understanding of the therapeutic space, its present standing, unmet wants and future developments
  • Have interaction exterior stakeholders (comparable to well being care suppliers, payers and choice makers) and collect in addition to share aggressive scientific intelligence
  • Develop and preserve in depth scientific and medical experience of assigned therapeutic space by way of self-study, company-provided coaching and scientific assembly attendance in an effort to improve the contribution to the corporate

Advisory Boards

  • Conduct advisory boards as wanted per the life cycle of the product to hunt knowledgeable recommendation, opinions and suggestions from advisors and different stakeholders on medical, humanistic, well being financial or medical subjects associated to marketed merchandise or development-stage compounds to tell medical affairs and business methods, plans

Medical Insights

  • Collaborates cross functionally with inner stakeholders to help communication of related scientific and medical insights to inner stakeholders
  • Oversee medical insights era actions and guarantee actionable insights are integrated in strategic planning processes in collaboration with operational excellence and regional TA leads

Translate Insights into Methods and Actions

Core Medical Plans (CMP)

  • Establish the unmet wants and develop appropriate medical technique to include within the CMP as nicely guarantee a compliant execution of all Affiliate Medical/Scientific actions (together with vendor oversight) i.e., launch actions, instructional applications, advisory / knowledgeable conferences, symposia in congresses
  • Make sure the affiliate CMP is aligned with World CMP, Built-in world model plan, in addition to native model methods
  • Strategically leverage regional and/or world medical initiatives to fulfill native enterprise wants, whereas sustaining an enterprise view
  • Implement the affiliate CMP ways for the TA, on time and on funds in addition to replace CMP trackers on time

Collaboration Inside M&D

  • Present reactive help to improvement group to determine potential examine investigators / websites and help with feasibility examine execution for registration research.
  • Present scientific/medical help to regulatory affairs on submission of dossiers and displays upon request
  • Present scientific/medical help to regional medical operations and/or pharmacovigilance groups in execution of necessary post-approval research as wanted.
  • Accomplice with Regional Operational Excellence group to offer common enter to month-to-month studies for the Common Supervisor/Regional President/Chief Medical Officer

Collaboration with Industrial

  • Present strategic scientific/medical experience in help of all cross-functional actions (Advertising, Market Entry, Enterprise Intelligence, Gross sales)
  • Champion a collaborative mindset to make sure full alignment with key stakeholders cross-functionally
  • Assessment and approve promotional supplies complying with native and relevant inner/exterior laws and/or insurance policies.
  • Present scientific /medical help to Advertising, Market Entry, Enterprise Intelligence (recommendation, studies, suggestions, and so on.).
  • Coordinate in executing medical-scientific actions in product launches: illness space displays, knowledgeable conferences.
  • Collaborating as a therapeutic space/product knowledgeable in inner conferences of the corporate and supply medical-scientific help for exterior conferences in a good and balanced method (post-approval symposia)
  • Present constant coaching on therapeutic space and merchandise to the colleagues (together with business) within the affiliate

Fulfill Info Wants of Exterior Stakeholders

Knowledge Era for HCPs and Payers

  • Accomplice intently with the Well being Economics and Outcomes Analysis (HEOR) and Market Entry to offer perception on native entry methods and challenges and shut information gaps
  • Plan and develop HEOR information era tasks, not restricted to Finances Impression Mannequin/ Value-effectiveness evaluation
  • Accomplice with market entry in reimbursement or itemizing discussions with payers/hospitals as wanted

Knowledge Communication and Medical Training

  • Present medical / scientific training and coaching to inner stakeholders on marketed merchandise and compounds in improvement
  • Acts as native scientific/medical knowledgeable to regional Medical Info group (i.e., escalated inquiries), making certain all native regulatory necessities are met and in compliance with Astellas procedures and moral requirements.
  • Strategically handle the event of native Non-Promotional Medical Supplies in alignment with TA/ affiliate aims, together with, however not restricted to slip displays and posters / manuscripts
  • Establish and interact key exterior clients (KEEs) in in-depth medical and scientific product or illness space discussions / scientific trade, and displays to speak the worth of Astellas merchandise in a good and balanced method in accordance with Astellas values/code of conduct in addition to relevant native laws
  • Develop, preserve, interact with key exterior specialists (KEEs), healthcare professionals, healthcare organizations funding our bodies and different entities to have interaction and talk the worth of Astellas merchandise in a good and balanced method accordance with Astellas values/code of conduct in addition to relevant native laws

Exterior Program Funding for Analysis and Training

  • Assist the affiliate head and regional reviewers in reviewing in addition to applicable documentation of Investigator Sponsored Analysis/ Grants for basic analysis/ Grants for Medical Training/ Sponsorship for Analysis & Training
  • Get hold of post-activity proof, together with monetary reconciliation paperwork to verify that the supplied grant help was utilized based on the executed authorized settlement and that is documented within the relevant system

Required {Qualifications}

  • Doctoral diploma (MD, PhD in health-related science or PharmD)
  • 5-7 years’ expertise in Pharma.
  • 3-5 years in Medical Affairs
  • Appropriate candidates from academia with Sturdy experience within the therapeutic space together with medical/ hospital apply, medical improvement, expertise in designing, executing and reporting of medical trials will be thought of.
  • Sturdy understanding and information of business legal guidelines and laws.
  • Skilled in managing advanced tasks and successfully act independently g., Advert Boards, Publications, Preceptorship).
  • Demonstration of means to successfully work together in a matrix group with matrix reporting traces.
  • Proactive strategic partnering with completely different inner features g., Industrial, Market Entry, HEOR.
  • Glorious presentation abilities and superior written and verbal enterprise English.
  • Foundational understanding of the drug improvement course of in addition to commercialization.
  • Capacity to journey 20-30% of the time together with in a single day journey

Most well-liked {Qualifications}

  • Contributing to / supporting onboarding and improvement actions for colleagues e.g., performing as a buddy, mentor or coach
  • Demonstration of delegated duties efficiently accomplished e.g., performing as a backup for a Remedy Space Lead at key inner or exterior conferences.

Extra Info

Astellas Pharma Canada welcomes and encourages purposes from folks with disabilities. Lodging can be found on request for candidates collaborating in all features of the hiring course of.

Astellas Pharma Canada requires full Vaccination towards COVID-19 as a situation of employment. Affordable lodging to this coverage could also be granted for a legitimate lodging request underneath human rights laws.

No phone inquiries, in-person purposes, or companies please. Whereas we admire all purposes, solely candidates into account will likely be contacted.

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Class Medical Affairs – Established Markets

Astellas is dedicated to equality of alternative in all features of employment.

EOE together with Incapacity/Protected Veterans

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