Lead Medical Science Liaison - (IL, WI, MN, ND, SD, IA, NE, MT, WY, CO):
Bayer

1295334928
Bayer
Cheyenne Wyoming
Pharmaceutical
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**Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.****Lead Medical Science Liaison - (IL, WI, MN, ND, SD, IA, NE, MT, WY, CO)****YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES**The primary responsibilities of this role, Lead Medical Science Liaison, are to:+ Complete core training curriculum and basic MSL Certification;+ Participate in therapeutic area updates and/or training initiatives e.g. journal clubs;+ Ensure Medical conference attendance and reviews;+ Ensure routine self-paced reading of current publications;+ Ensure Professional licensure with CEU documentation where applicable;+ Complete recertification and advanced certification were applicable;+ Lead journal reviews and team discussions;+ Coordinate or lead internal training initiatives;+ Have depth of knowledge within the therapeutic area exceeds that of peers and/or Medical Affairs experience in multiple therapeutic areas;+ Share expertise and project leadership across therapeutic areas;+ Provide criteria based selection and validation to identify and confirm opinion leader (OL) status;+ Ensure Routine contacts with OLs;+ Ensure Research site identification and investigator sponsored studies (ISS) support;+ Be a Speaker training and evaluation;+ Be in charge of the advisory board coordination, workshop leadership and/or presentation at advisory board;+ Coordinate National/International OL engagement with senior management and other key internal partners;+ Present to external audiences;+ Provide timely, accurate, specific and balanced responses to professional requests for information (PIR) in collaboration with Medical Communications;+ Adhere to SOP and FDA guidance for distribution of scientific information;+ Adhere to SOP and compliance guidelines for all external contacts;+ Prepare and present data to internal audiences including MA and Commercial partners;+ Ensure the resource for development of materials for internal and external use;+ Initiate best practice discussions for MSL team and internal partners;+ Establish and maintain contact with relevant medical, research and educational societies within assigned geography;+ Attend and report on local, regional and national meetings;+ Identify educational gaps and opportunities within regional and national organizations;+ Coordinate team coverage of major national meetings including program evaluation, required attendance and high quality meeting reports;+ Initiate opportunities for potential organizational collaborations;+ Report and ascertain current therapeutic area trends and other field intelligence;+ Review and share current guidelines and treatment protocols for internal review;+ Report relevant competitive activity;+ Report new compound development information and potential collaborations when appropriate or requested in line with corporate strategy;+ Complete and timely documentation of interactions and contacts within appropriate databases;+ Provide administrative reports, such as expense reports and status reports completed in a timely manner;+ Assist management team with obtaining and communicating MSL metrics to internal partners;+ Collaborate as an internal scientific expert;+ Ensure advanced resource development and review;+ Lead project teams or task forces within MA;+ Contribute to product development initiatives in collaboration with Global Product Development or other internal partners;+ Lead internal training initiatives;+ Initiate collaborative opportunities with internal partners;+ Develop, maintain, manage and link relationships within investigational sites and across relevant referral networks to increase awareness of the clinical trial to maximize their success in reaching their enrollment goals;+ Interpret and communicate relevant information in order to define, update and support clinical development, medical affairs and early commercial strategies;+ Understand the scientific basis and study protocol rationale of assigned clinical trials and be able to communicate the scientific basis of the trials to other team members, investigators and site staff;+ Be responsible for developing and executing site engagement plans for multiple clinical trials across therapeutic areas;+ Identify effective prescreening strategies for each trial and recommend improvements;+ Provide detailed reports of interactions with investigators and site staff;+ Attend scientific meetings to make contacts, evaluate the field and obtain ideas for improvements in trial design and conduct, trial awareness and patient recruitment/retention initiatives;+ Assist Bayer Advocacy in working with advocacy groups to increase the awareness and understanding of opportunities for patients to be informed of treatment options in clinical trials;+ Assist in identifying trial specific issues and opportunities for developing solutions and communicate these opportunities to the global study team;+ Work with study team to develop, plan and execute strategies that will increase enrollment at the clinical trial site level;+ Serve as a regional field-based resource, preparing and presenting study information and disease state awareness through formal presentations to clinical investigators and site staff as it relates to our investigational product being studied;+ Participate in feasibility visits, site selection visits, site initiation visits, booster visits, and routine monitoring visits;+ Transition TL relationships and therapeutic knowledge to in-line MSL teams;+ Assist with training of new teams, as requested;+ Collect medical insights and intelligence gathered from scientific exchange with clinical investigators and non-investigator thought leaders;+ Communicate any adverse event information, reports of concern or product complaints in accordance with Bayer policies.**WHO YOU ARE**Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:Required Qualifications:+ An advanced degree MD, PhD, PharmD, with at least 7 years of relevant clinical research or medical affairs/MSL experience required, clinical development or clinical experience may substitute for up to two years of MSL experience.+ Computer literacy and the ability to learn essential software programs;+ Demonstrated expertise in drug information communication;+ Excellent project management ability;+ Excellent oral and written communication skills;+ Excellent interpersonal skills;+ Working knowledge of FDA, OIG requirements;+ Understanding of clinical trial design and biostatistics;+ Ability to critically evaluate the medical literature;+ Ability to work in a team environment;+ Ability to build productive work relationships both internally and externally;+ Ability to work independently and a proven self-starter;+ Excellent problem-solving skills;+ Good organizational skills with thorough attention to detail ensuring timely follow-through;+ Ability to travel and manage a demanding schedule;+ Has thorough knowledge of at least one major therapeutic area within Bayer's research portfolio;+ Demonstrated effectiveness at engaging clinical trial investigators and research staff;+ Ability to work independently to solve routine issues;+ Seek assistance to resolve more complex and difficult issues;+ A proven and trusted source of information for health care providers including principal investigators, site staff and noninvestigator thought leaders;+ Trusted to directly liaise with the clinical trial team;+ Works independently with minimal day-to-day supervision;+ Highly motivated team player.Preferred Qualifications:+ Post-doctoral residency/fellowship training in one or more respective therapeutic areas associated with Bayer Healthcare's portfolio (such as Oncology, Hematology, Cardiology, Neuroscience, Diagnostic Imaging, Women's Healthcare);+ Didactic teaching experience (i.e., lectures on related topics presented at university type setting);+ Demonstrated expertise in the drug discovery and drug development process;+ Established track record in basic or clinical research;+ Understand the scientific basis of assigned clinical trials;+ Be able to communicate the scientific basis of the trials to other team members, investigators and site staff;+ Identify effective prescreening strategies for each trial and recommend improvements;+ Provide detailed reports of interactions with investigators and site staff;+ Participate in business development activities as assigned.Entirely remote jobs that could be performed in Colorado: employees can expect to be paid a salary of approximately $147,500 (or between $130,000 to $165,000). Additional compensation may include a bonus or commission (if relevant). Additional benefits include health care, vision, dental, retirement, PTO, sick leave, etc. This salary (or salary range) is merely an estimate and may vary based on an applicant's location, market data/ranges, an applicant's skills and prior relevant experience, certain degrees and certifications, and other relevant factors.\#LI-US**YOUR APPLICATION**Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes..... click apply for full job details