Senior Medical Manager Oncology

Astellas Pharma

Astellas Canada – Senior Medical Supervisor, Oncology

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

What units us aside is our concentrate on sufferers, our pioneering innovation, our collaborative tradition, and the eagerness of our proficient folks.

Making a optimistic impression on sufferers’ lives is the aim behind all the things 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 ladies’s well being, blindness and regeneration, genetic regulation, immuno-oncology, mitochondria and focused protein degradation.

About Us:

We’re a worldwide pharmaceutical firm headquartered in Japan, with a workforce of greater than 14,000 managing operations in roughly 70 nations world wide. We’re within the Prime 30 international biopharma firm based mostly on international 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 modern therapies.

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

From the primary day in function, everybody at Astellas has a duty for making a brighter future for sufferers world wide. We nurture distinctive relationships with our staff 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 boldness 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 presently trying to find a Medical Supervisor, Oncology reporting to TA Lead.


Liable 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 knowledge gaps; (ii) translate insights into methods and actions and; (iii) guarantee the knowledge wants of key stakeholders are fulfilled to assist make sure the secure and acceptable 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 inside and exterior stakeholders to make sure all MA affiliate actions tackle native wants and advance the medical/scientific understanding of Astellas merchandise throughout their lifecycle
  • Liable 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.
  • Liable for partaking and dealing intently with key inside stakeholders, together with the model groups throughout the affiliate to attain enterprise aims for the affiliate.
  • Ensures all affiliate MA actions ship worth and are based mostly on scientific validity, medical significance and on time & funds

Important Job Duties

Perceive Exterior Atmosphere and Information Gaps

Scientific Intelligence

  • Display thorough understanding of the therapeutic space, its present standing, unmet wants and future developments
  • Interact exterior stakeholders (resembling well being care suppliers, payers and determination 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 with a view to improve the contribution to the corporate

Advisory Boards

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

Medical Insights

  • Collaborates cross functionally with inside stakeholders to help communication of related scientific and medical insights to inside stakeholders
  • Oversee medical insights technology 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)

  • Determine the unmet wants and develop appropriate medical technique to include within the CMP as effectively guarantee a compliant execution of all Affiliate Medical/Scientific actions (together with vendor oversight) i.e., launch actions, instructional packages, advisory / skilled conferences, symposia in congresses
  • Make sure the affiliate CMP is aligned with International CMP, Built-in international model plan, in addition to native model methods
  • Strategically leverage regional and/or international medical initiatives to fulfill native enterprise wants, whereas sustaining an enterprise view
  • Implement the affiliate CMP techniques 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 workforce to establish 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 shows 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 workforce to supply common enter to month-to-month experiences for the Basic Supervisor/Regional President/Chief Medical Officer

Collaboration with Industrial

  • Present strategic scientific/medical experience in help of all cross-functional actions (Advertising and marketing, Market Entry, Enterprise Intelligence, Gross sales)
  • Champion a collaborative mindset to make sure full alignment with key stakeholders cross-functionally
  • Overview and approve promotional supplies complying with native and relevant inside/exterior rules and/or insurance policies.
  • Present scientific /medical help to Advertising and marketing, Market Entry, Enterprise Intelligence (recommendation, experiences, suggestions, and so on.).
  • Coordinate in executing medical-scientific actions in product launches: illness space shows, skilled conferences.
  • Collaborating as a therapeutic space/product skilled in inside 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 Data Wants of Exterior Stakeholders

Information Technology for HCPs and Payers

  • Accomplice intently with the Well being Economics and Outcomes Analysis (HEOR) and Market Entry to supply perception on native entry methods and challenges and shut knowledge gaps
  • Plan and develop HEOR knowledge technology initiatives, not restricted to Price range Affect Mannequin/ Value-effectiveness evaluation
  • Accomplice with market entry in reimbursement or itemizing discussions with payers/hospitals as wanted

Information Communication and Medical Training

  • Present medical / scientific schooling and coaching to inside stakeholders on marketed merchandise and compounds in improvement
  • Acts as native scientific/medical skilled to regional Medical Data group (i.e., escalated inquiries), guaranteeing 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 shows and posters / manuscripts
  • Determine and interact key exterior clients (KEEs) in in-depth medical and scientific product or illness space discussions / scientific alternate, and shows to speak the worth of Astellas merchandise in a good and balanced approach in accordance with Astellas values/code of conduct in addition to relevant native rules
  • Develop, preserve, have interaction with key exterior consultants (KEEs), healthcare professionals, healthcare organizations funding our bodies and different entities to interact and talk the worth of Astellas merchandise in a good and balanced approach accordance with Astellas values/code of conduct in addition to relevant native rules

Exterior Program Funding for Analysis and Training

  • Assist the affiliate head and regional reviewers in reviewing in addition to acceptable documentation of Investigator Sponsored Analysis/ Grants for basic analysis/ Grants for Medical Training/ Sponsorship for Analysis & Training
  • Acquire post-activity proof, together with monetary reconciliation paperwork to verify that the offered grant help was utilized in keeping with 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 Robust experience within the therapeutic space together with medical/ hospital apply, medical improvement, expertise in designing, executing and reporting of medical trials will be thought-about.
  • Robust understanding and information of trade legal guidelines and rules.
  • Skilled in managing advanced initiatives and successfully act independently g., Advert Boards, Publications, Preceptorship).
  • Demonstration of capability to successfully work together in a matrix group with matrix reporting traces.
  • Proactive strategic partnering with completely different inside capabilities g., Industrial, Market Entry, HEOR.
  • Wonderful presentation expertise and superior written and verbal enterprise English.
  • Foundational understanding of the drug improvement course of in addition to commercialization.
  • Skill to journey 20-30% of the time together with in a single day journey

Most popular {Qualifications}

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

Further Data

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

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

No phone inquiries, in-person functions, or companies please. Whereas we respect all functions, solely candidates into account might be contacted.

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Class Medical Affairs – Established Markets

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

EOE together with Incapacity/Protected Veterans

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