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Job Overview

  • Salary Offer Market Related
  • Experience Level Senior
  • Total Years Experience 0-5


A multinational pharmaceutical company is seeking a Medical Manager who will be responsible to:

  • Help guide the strategic direction in therapeutic areas and provide training and supporting the sales force
  • Provide information regarding medical based questions, legal and regulatory matters thus enabling colleagues to comply with the required statutory requirements
  • Develop good relationships with key opinion leaders
  • Coaching and upskilling of medical advisors and medical science liaisons


Minimum Requirements:

  • MBCHB, registered with the HPCSA
  • Minimum 5 years relevant experience in a pharmaceutical or similar environment
  • Previous experience in Oncology and Anti-Infectives will be advantageous
  • Scientific expertise in relevant therapeutic areas
  • Understanding customer needs for insightful generation
  • Good understanding of clinical trials, biostatistics, healthcare environment, pharmaceutical industry and organisation and medical Affairs function
  • Good understanding of the code of marketing practices in South Africa
  • Excellent user of MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)


Key Job Outputs:

  • Provide medical and scientific insights in the assigned therapeutic areas
  • Disseminate clear content of scientific data to HCPs
  • Work with the marketing department to develop marketing strategies and materials
  • Collaborative interaction with commercial team during monthly cross functional team meetings
  • Review of promotional materials
  • Provide support to regulatory affairs department for obtaining applicable product licenses
  • Represent the company and participate in both local and international meetings
  • Identify and cultivate KOLs to increase scientific and clinical knowledge of company products
  • Plan and execute medical education meetings
  • Plan and execute medical training workshops
  • Plan and lead advisory board meetings
  • Developed medical and commercial HCP presentations for academic meetings and trainings
  • Plan and execute brand medical strategy
  • Ensure strict adherence to all company SOPs and country regulations
  • Develop and review medical SOPs
  • Compile monthly and quarterly team reports
  • Oversees the company medical information system for Africa region
  • Provide medical and scientific information response to unsolicited requests from HCPs
  • Provide clinical input and responses to complex product related and other medical queries
  • Ensure knowledge of the pharmacovigilance standard of practice for all company products
  • Ensure the pharmacovigilance team is included in all medical information requests
  • Forwarding of all received product quality complaints, adverse events and medical enquiries to the relevant person in quality assurance/ pharmacovigilance/ medical affairs


Core Competencies:

  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Proactive with good problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills


Salary:   Market related


Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

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