headcount AG is a Zurich based consultancy serving clients in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical technology, diagnostic, OTC and chemical market segments.
Our client, a cutting-edge Swiss pharmaceutical specialty-care company has licensed, launched and is registering a selection of specialty orphan hospital products and Food for Medical Purpose products.
They will register six to seven new products in the upcoming year.
The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) will support the launch of the company’s pharmaceutical grade product for the treatment of NAFLD and will establish / maintain a network of relevant stakeholders the German speaking region in Switzerland in compliance with the relevant drug legislation.
These will be your tasks
Identifying relevant stakeholders (key opinion leaders, hospitals, physicians, pharmacies, clinics) in the German speaking part of Switzerland
Building a network and establishing working collaborations with stakeholders
Liaising with stakeholders on a regular basis to identify their needs and serving as scientific contact person
Raising awareness and scientific education on the company’s pharmaceutical grade product for the treatment of NAFLD as a Food for Medical Purpose, preparation of scientific presentations, information material as well as establishing strategies with the responsible PM around companion diagnostics for the identification and tracking of treatment of NAFLD.
Close collaboration with internal stakeholders to develop strategies
You're offering these qualifications
MD or MSc / PhD degree in a scientific discipline, or related field
3-5 years previous experience as MSL / Medical Advisor
Previous experience in sales / prescription medicine is an asset
In-depth understanding of the Swiss healthcare system
Proactive, hands-on attitude with a strategic mind-set
Ability to work collaboratively in a small team; flexible approach
Fluent in (Swiss) German and English, both written and spoken; any further languages are of benefit