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transforming patients' lives through science. In oncology,
hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease - and one of the
most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry - each of our
passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive
meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we
pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
The Disease Lead, US Medical Affairs, Multiple Myeloma (MM) will
report to the VP Head, US Medical Affairs. He/she will be
headquarter-based, and will lead the team of physicians (MDs) and
senior scientists providing scientific/medical leadership and
support for compounds in various stages of clinical development, as
well as approved products in the Hematology Therapeutic Area. This
individual will be involved in integrated strategic planning within
US Medical Affairs as well as with partners in the US Commercial
organization, Clinical Research and Development, Translational
Development, and Market Access, and will lead the US medical team
for MM. The Disease Lead, US Medical Affairs, MM will be
responsible for the overall medical strategy in MM in the US, in
alignment with overall US and global Medical Affairs strategy, and
will be responsible for execution of the medical plan for the
therapeutic area. He/she will represent US Medical Affairs in MM
with broad responsibilities and impact across the US business and
overall Medical Affairs organization. Execution of the strategy
will be achieved through direct management of the Disease Teams
comprising of MDs and senior scientists in their therapeutic area,
execution of Celgene sponsored medical affairs-led trials and
support of third-party-sponsored trials, and coordination with the
rest of the US Medical Affairs team including functional leaders
and the field-based team. He/she will work closely with the Global
Medical Affairs team to prepare for the US launch of new products
including CAR T therapies, CelMods etc.
**Responsibilities** **of** **the position include but** **are
not** **limited** **to** **the following** :
of plansacrossMM, in alignment with globalplans,and their
of resourcesandperformancetowards goals across:
+ Brand plans
+ Launchplans for newproducts or new indication launches
in MM, which
MSL leadership,and other functions.
+ Provideaccountabilityandsupport the Diseasesub-teams in
the team leads in thedesign,execution, and evaluation of clinical
trials according tostrategy and good clinical practice.
within the therapeuticarea in theUS:provideaccountabilityandsupport
the Diseasesub-team leads in theintegration of
feedbackfromcross-functionalreviewers,negotiation of budgets,review
of protocols,andcoordination of resourcestosupport the
investigators in timelyopening,accrual,collection of
data,andpublication of results.
+ Represent US MedicalAffairs as a therapeutic area expert in
bothinternaland externalvenuesincluding the IntegratedEvidencePlan
development group,and advisoryboards / steering committees.
+ Lead/supportfranchiseactivitiesrelatedtoadministration of CAR
with multiplemyelomaassetsincluding CAR T therapies
their reports,including the Diseasesub-team leads and their
+ Provideoversightandensurequality of
disease-specificmedicaltraining within the therapeutic area for the
on Celgenesponsored trials,
+ Point-ofcontactfor US externalstakeholders:Interact with
keyphysicians in the communityand in academia.Support the US
MedicalAffairsteam in ensuring a high level of
customersatisfactionandcompliance, e.g Investigators, KOLs,
+ RepresentCelgene at professionalmeetings,congresses,and local
symposia,andbeingresponsiblefor the overall medical
andscientificdirectionandsupport to currentcommercializedproducts,
as well as futurepharmaceuticalentities.
+ In collaborationwith the
leadership acrossDiseaseTeams(DSTs),coordinationand execution of
theoverallmedicalstrategyfor their portion of the portfolio(GPTs),
in collaborationwithcounterparts in otherregions, as well as
regional pre- launchactivities to several years post-launchthrough
+ Interfaceeffectively with all other
**Skills/Knowledge** **Required** **:**
+ Advanceddegree in health-related field (MD,PharmD or PhD with
+ A minimum of 10+ years of experience:
includingspecificexpertise in hematology/oncology as well
as,medicalaffairs, and peoplemanagement. In addition,industrystrong
knowledge of diseasestatesacrossHematology or Solid Tumorsand the
marketplace is preferred.
+ Knowledgeable of competitiveproducts and theirapplication.
+ Strong expertise in theconduct of clinical trials in
hematology/oncology, with proficiency in critical datareviewand
+ Productlifecyclemanagement experiencehighlypreferred.
+ Good understanding of Medical Affairs and
comprehensiveunderstanding of the complianceissuesconcerning MA
+ Creation and management of successful cross-functionaland
multi-disciplinaryteams in changingcompetitiveenvironment,changing
+ Excellentcommunication and organization skills,including
presentationstolargegroups,facilitation of interactivediscussions,
and 1:1discussions with thought leaders.
+ Demonstratedcustomerfocus orientation &
+ Knowledge/application of datasources,reportsand tools for
thecreation of solid plans.
+ Abilitytoeffectivelymanageteams of peers, e.g.matrixleadership
+ Abilitytosuccessfully manage a diverseworkgroup,motivate and
+ Excellentanalytical,communication and presentationskillsand
solid experience in translatingmedical/clinical information into
+ Possessstrong businessacumen and
financialskillswithpriorP&Lexperience or budgetexperience.
+ Prior experience in an internationalenvironment(is a
+ Abilitytotravel is required;approximately30%(including
Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on
the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our
individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive
culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency,
accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest
potential of each of our colleagues.
Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and
flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of
competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our
employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work
and in their personal lives.
**Company:** Bristol Myers Squibb
**Req Number:** R1527217
**Updated:** 2021-04-10 01:28:11.802 UTC
**Location:** Jersey City,New Jersey
Bristol Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
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