General Information

Job Advert Title
Medical Manager Morocco
Location
Morocco
Function/Business Area
Medical & Clinical
Department
Country Cluster Maghreb Morocco
Employment Class
Permanent

Description

Medical Manager Morocco


About Astellas:


At Astellas we can offer an inspiring place to work and a chance to make your mark in doing good for others. Our expertise, science and technology make us a pharma company. Our open and progressive culture is what makes us Astellas. It’s a culture of doing good for others and contributing to a sustainable society. Delivering meaningful differences for patients is our driving force. We all have a significant opportunity to make that difference, working locally in the areas we know best, whilst drawing inspiration from the different insights and expertise we have access to globally and from our innovative, external partners. Our ethos is underpinned by the Astellas Way, comprising five core values: patient focus; ownership; results; openness and integrity. We are proud to offer an inclusive and respectful working environment that fosters collaboration and ownership. Our aspiration is to bring the best brains together, to provide them with world-leading tools and resources and a unique structure that fosters real agility and entrepreneurial spirit.


About This Job:


Astellas is currently hiring a Medical Manager to be based in Casablanca, Morocco. The role will be reporting directly into the Head of Medical Affairs, Maghreb.


Main Purpose of the Position:


  • The 1st level interface of medical affairs with Key External Experts and Healthcare Organizations (field/office work ratio is 60/40) to endorse company science-driven partnership and collaboration with medical communities and academic institutions.
  • Oversee /support Core Medical Plan execution and ensure implementation of MA strategies in his/her country(ies) of responsibilities
  • Share feedback and insights of external experts internally for enhance therapy area strategy development and planning process
  • Participate in MA strategies development based on countries needs and dynamics
  • Review and approve country promotional and non-promotional materials
  • Facilitate the processing of new research and oversee/manage in country ongoing research
  • Ensure medical compliance across the country and feed-in new related local regulations/requirements
  • Support medical training /updates to FF
  • Work in a multidisciplinary internal team to give Astellas products the best possible medical support;


Essential Knowledge & Experience:


  • Medically qualified personnel (MD or PhD). Medical doctor is an asset
  • Minimum 2 – 3 years experience in medical affairs position within the pharmaceutical industry
  • Previous experience in the country of responsibility is preferred;
  • Preferably knowledgeable within oncology. Experience in other therapeutic areas relevant to Astellas such as Urology, Haematology, Anti-infectives will also be looked at.
  • Scientifically credible, persuasive and able to integrate complex medical scientific information
  • Able to take ownership with pro-active attitude and ability to work independently;
  • Strong collaborative skills: able to work cross-functionally and with virtual teams
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills and ability to develop and maintain good working relations with internal and external stakeholders. English and French language skills are essential


Additional information:


  • Permanent Position
  • Casablanca, Morocco


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.