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Senior Medical Manager - Acute Care

Location Macquarie Park, New South Wales, Australia Job ID R-125590 Date posted 12/09/2022

Do you have expertise at Medical Manager level, and passion for people leadership? Would you like to apply your expertise to launch new medicines in a company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? Then AstraZeneca might be the one for you!

About AstraZeneca

Our BioPharmaceuticals pipeline is growing. And it takes something special to get that out to patients, responding to their evolving needs, as well as those of healthcare professionals and partners. A challenger who is rethinking the way things can be done and acting on it.

At AstraZeneca we aim to save the lives of people who suffer from cardiovascular disease, chronic kidney disease and Diabetes. We are excited by a near to mid term opportunity to address a significant unmet need for Australian patients treated with factorXa inhibitors hospitalised with a major bleed.

What you’ll do

We are currently looking for a Senior Medical Manager to join our Medical Affairs team. You'll play a crucial role in channelling AstraZeneca’s scientific leadership in Acute Care to build and create a positive impact on enhancing patients' lives.

Reporting to the Associate Medical Director, the Senior Medical Manager is a scientific, clinical and therapeutic area expert responsible for providing scientific and strategic leadership for AstraZeneca’s CVRM Portfolio specifically focused on Acute Care. You will also be responsible for the leadership of the Acute Care MSL team.

Essential for the role

  • Experience working at Medical Manager level or in a similar role in the pharmaceutical industry

  • Demonstrated experience coaching/leading a field based team

  • Experience in product launch or strategy development and execution

  • Curious, strategic thinker with an entrepreneurial creative problem solving approach and strong project management skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to get things done and strong sense of urgency.

  • Strong, clear communicator with the ability to work collaboratively with a range of stakeholders, internally within a matrix environment and externally

  • Demonstrated experience in reviewing and approving promotional materials to ensure scientific accuracy and compliance with MA Code of Conduct

Desirable for the role

  • Experience within CVRM therapy areas

  • Qualifications in a relevant scientific area and/or prior clinical experience e.g. MD, PharmD, PhD

  • Experience supporting clinical development activities including phase1-3 clinical trial feasibility and phase 4 clinical trial strategy

  • Experience providing medical support for product label updates and regulatory activities as required


Why AstraZeneca?

At AstraZeneca, we 're dedicated to being a Great Place to Work. Where you are empowered to push the boundaries of science and unleash your entrepreneurial spirit. There’s no better place to make a difference to medicine, patients and society. An inclusive culture that champions diversity and collaboration, and always committed to lifelong learning, growth and development. We’re on an exciting journey to pioneer the future of healthcare.

AstraZeneca in Australia has been formally recognised as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA). As an organisation we stand with confidence on our gender equality initiatives including pay equity, leadership development programs, and zero tolerance for gender-based harassment. This achievement exemplifies our commitment to building high performing, inclusive and diverse teams that collaborate across our enterprise, aligned to our values and strategic priority of being a Great Place to Work.

So, what’s next?

  • Are you already imagining yourself joining our team? Good, because we can’t wait to hear from you.

  • Are you ready to bring new ideas and fresh thinking to the table? Brilliant! We have one seat available, and we hope it’s yours!

  • If you’re curious to know more please reach out to Danielle Jones. We welcome your application.

Where can I find out more?

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Great culture, great work assignments, supportive management. Rotation opportunity within the company. They value inclusion and diversity.