Director Medical Affairs (gn)

MorphoSys’s mission is to make exceptional, innovative biopharmaceuticals to improve the lives of patients suffering from serious diseases. Innovative technologies and smart development strategies are central to our approach. Success is created by our people, who focus on excellence in all they do, collaborate closely across disciplines. We all are driven by a desire to make the medicines of tomorrow a reality. Guided by mutual respect and trust, each member of the MorphoSys team is given the opportunity to develop and flourish within this exciting and inspiring environment. Join us in Planegg near Munich!

Responsibilities:

  • Represent Medical Affairs in cross-functional teams including launch/life cycle team
  • Support launch activities for hemato-oncological antibody therapy and other pipeline programs:
    • Work closely with Clinical Development as well as  brand  team to support the execution of the launch strategy, ensuring internal and external launch readiness
    • Support adaptation of training and other scientific material in collaboration with Marketing and other appropriate internal stakeholders
    • Develop scientific education and in-house training for MSLs and other appropriate staff as required
    • Coordinate congress reporting and summaries, collect data on competitors and market development
    • Review and critically appraise scientific literature to provide support and advice to medical and marketing groups Adhere to and advise on compliance requirements, including prudent interpretation of the Code of Practice
  • Scientific Engagement:                
    • Support Morphosys’ development of positioning as a scientific authority in Non Hodgkin Lymphoma
    • Support development of KOL advocacy through provision of scientific and clinical information
    • Build strategic partnerships with KOL to ensure that Morphosys’ portfolio is apropriately positioned in treatment guidelines and protocols through the provision of balanced, scientific information.
    • Ensure HCP and educational activities are of a high scientific quality and standard
    • Preparation of tailored clinical data packages for advisory boards, investigators and other key opinion leaders’ request to deliver scientifically credible messages
    • Provide guidance regarding appropriate speakers for national/international congresses and workshops in order to expand and enhance legitimate scientific exchange
  • Data Generation and Publication Planning:        
    • Develop and implement publication plans
    • Facilitate and support the conduct of investigator-sponsored work (IST/IIT). Support the approval and implementation of these projects in line with relevant pharmaceutical regulations and internal SOPs as appropriate.
    • Develop and execute RWE projects, phase IV and observational studies (NIS)

Requirements:

  • MD , PhD or similar doctoral degree in life sciences area
  • Minimum 3-5 years relevant experience required, prior knowledge of Hematology, Oncology, Immunology is preferred, experience in Autoimmune diseases a distinct advantage
  • Experience in launching new products and launch readiness activities a distinct advantage
  • Experience in implementing Medical Affairs plans
  • Experience in planning and conducting RWE projects, observational studies (NIS)
  • Experience in publication planning
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with the ability to work independently and coordinate workload, under pressure and in a team environment to meet established deadlines
  • Experience in working in matrix organizations, with readiness to take on work beyond your job description
  • Team player with well-developed interpersonal abilities
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English, including grammatical/technical writing  and presentation skills

We offer:

  • Creative working in X-functional teams
  • Open and appreciative corporate culture
  • Multicultural environment
  • Working in an attractive, high-quality equipped building with restaurant
  • Free sports and language courses

Thank you for your interest! We are looking forward to receiving your pertinent application documents. For your application please use exclusively our career portal. We offer not only excellent career prospects, but also support you from the very beginning – even helping you move if neccessary.

MorphoSys AG, Semmelweisstraße 7, 82152 Planegg