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Head of medical, Immunology

date posted 10/13/2020
contract type Full time
job id R2570485
location South Korea


Play a major role in providing contribution to strategic development, and maximize potential benefits of Sanofi’s products via excellence in medical & clinical operations with compliance

People management of field staffs (MSL), medical managers, and medical leads, and take overall responsibilities in external scientific communication contents & establishing relationships with thought leaders as a TA medical head.


Internal: cross-functional activities with other department (Franchise, Regulatory Affairs, Market Access, Public Access, Clinical Study Unit, Legal & Compliance, Patient advocacy)

External: key opinion leaders, MSAs, and patient groups in relevant treatment area (multiple TAs and brands, possibly interfacing multiple franchises)


1. Support clinical expert/disease area reference point (country TA medical leads) and input into strategy for Sanofi products and franchises

2. Build up or enhance a trusted collaboration with the external scientific/patient community and thought leaders

3. Support Medical Affairs to evaluate investigator Sponsored Studies proposals for scientific soundness and whether those are in alignment with the medical strategy

4. Work in collaboration with Regional/Global Medical Affairs for medical data gaps and clinical needs and to drive the development of necessary protocols at local level or help the Country Director in these tasks

5. Supervise medical leads/MI associates to review and approve a local label, promotional material and medical information document

6. Support pharmacovigilance and Health Economics with medical input as appropriate

7. Manage & supervise field Medicals’ performance and support their development



Scientific Medical Degree or equivalence

[Experience & knowledge]

- 5+ years’ experience in clinical practice

- 5+ years medical affairs experience in the pharma/biotech industry

- Understanding of local regulatory policy and industry’s code of practice to drug registration, pharmaceutical promotion and clinical study

- have experience in people management

- familiar with field operation

[Core competencies /skills]

- Excellent communication & interpersonal skills

- Strong collaborative ability and dedication to team accomplishment

- Drive to succeed (individually and as a team) with a strong work ethic

- Strong business insight/acumen

- Innovative strategic thinker

- Expert in coaching/mentoring

- High emotional intelligence and intercultural savviness

- Strong influencing skills

- Ability to work well in a cross-functional and matrix environment

- Compliance mindset

- Leading team and empowering

- Judgement throught identification of opportunities and thereats

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