Director of Medical Science Liaisons (Northern New Jersey)

TMAC Direct - Paramus, NJ, United States

Direct Placement Opportunity. In-House Role, Northern New Jersey

TMAC Direct is a Pharmaceutical executive search firm, with a specific specialization in the Pharmaceutical and other related industries. Thank you for taking the time to review this opening by either reading the text or watching the video. To watch the videos, you may have to right click and open the link in a new tab.

Director of Medical Science Liaisons, New Team Build-Out

Rare Disease/Neurology, Upcoming Launch, In-house Responsibilities!

One of our clients, a Japanese Pharma Company with a focus in CNS disorders, is continuing to build-out their Medical Affairs team. This company has a deep passion for the research, development, and commercialization of novel treatments in the CNS arena. If you’re looking for a high-science culture, then this could be for you.

The Opportunity

This growing Pharmaceutical Company, with aim to be an indispensable entity in healthcare, is adding Director of MSLs to support a rare disease, neuromuscular product. With launch scheduled in 2020, this person will a have voice in medical affairs strategy and will have an opportunity to work on a multitude of projects including:

  • Lead, develop, & manage newly created 5 person MSL team
  • Develop and track KPIs
  • Assist in the development of MSL training materials
  • Conduct field evaluations of the MSL team members
  • Assist with the ongoing hiring and on-boarding of new MSL team members

The Manager for the role is seeking strong team players that have a passion for the disease state and patient advocacy.

The Manager for the role is seeking strong team players that have a passion for the disease state and patient advocacy.

The Profile

Our client has asked us to introduce this opening to the following candidates:

  • PharmD, PhD, or MD
  • Minimum of 5 years prior experience as an MSL, ideally in the rare disease or neurology space
  • This is NOT a field-based role. You must be able to work from our clients location in the Northern New Jersey area
  • Do not have to have prior management experience

Who is TMAC Direct? TMAC Direct is an executive search firm that specializes in permanent placement services for the Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Diagnostics, Device, and Life Science Research industries. Michael Pietrack is the Executive Vice President of TMAC Direct and oversees all recruiting efforts, though his particular specialty area is in Medical Affairs recruitment. TMAC Direct is the permanent placement or direct-hire recruiting division of The Medical Affairs Company, who is the premier service provider when a company wants to outsource its Medical Affairs teams. By joining forces, companies and candidates can now find under one roof the leaders in Medical Affairs outsourced services and direct-hire placement.


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Posted On: Wednesday, October 2, 2019

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