Sanofi Group Global Senior Medical Director Aubagio in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Senior Director, Global Medical Affairs AUBAGIO

Job Description

Sanofi Genzyme focuses on developing specialty treatments for debilitating diseases that are often difficult to diagnose and treat, providing hope to patients and their families. Learn more at www.sanofigenzyme.com.

Sanofi and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Title: Global Senior Medical Director, Medical Affairs, AUBAGIO

In a matrix environment, the Senior Medical Director for Global Medical Affairs will perform a key role in the continuing clinical and commercial development of AUBAGIO in MS. Importantly, he/she will set the Global strategy for the brand in collaboration with his/her cross functional colleagues. The Senior Medical Director will also execute activities related to investigator and expert (KOL/HCP) outreach, investigator sponsored trials, company sponsored non-registration trials, publication planning, grants, and sponsorships. As part of the execution of Sanofi Genzyme strategy, he/she will work closely with the leadership of Sanofi Genzyme's Global Medical Affairs, Clinical Research, Commercial and Product Management functions. This position will report to the Head, Brand Strategy / Tactics and LCM, Global MS Medical Affairs. This role may include management and guidance of a direct report.

Job Responsibilities

· Supports the Global initiative for MS thought leader relationship-building. The Senior Medical Director is responsible for cultivating current and future MS experts in academic and clinical medicine at regional, national, and international levels. Through these relationships, the Senior Director will gain meaningful expert insights that influence priority areas of the product Life Cycle Planning team in support of business, clinical, and scientific strategy.

· Defines and develops KOL management plan with top 20 KOLs, ensuring recommendations are acknowledged in our plans. Develops best knowledge of the brand with top 60 KOLs to ensure accurate communication.

· Lead the Global Medical effort to define and continually hone AUBAGIO brand strategy in close collaboration with Global Marketing. The Senior Director must harbor a deep understanding of the B/R profile of the drug and utilize this knowledge to optimize brand success in a highly competitive environment.

· Works closely with Clinical, Pharmacovigilance, and Statistics to further differentiate the brand through meaningful post-hoc data analyses and B/R profile / target population refinement.

· Defines communication strategy for data generated by the company or ISTs in collaboration with the AUBAGIO Medical Communications Director, internal contributors, and agencies.

· Ensure that he/she and his/her team provide Medical support, education, and guidance to Commercial Marketing, Sales, & Market Access teams. Support will include presentations, representative training, promotional materials review, and the rapid & reliable fulfillment of requests for Medical input.

· Liaises with MS Regional Medical Directors and the US Medical Brand Leads to substantiate alignment in shared endeavors across the MS Medical Organization. Establishes a strong network between all team members. Ensures internal knowledge on key projects by communicating on activities, Ad Boards, key results / project updates, and external meetings as close partner to top KOLs.

· Works closely with agencies for all activities which are outsourced, together with Purchasing, Controlling, Legal, etc.; has responsibility for the financial management of the project including budget planning and preparation of monthly reports.

· Defines and respects timelines and budgets.

Basic Qualifications

· MD required

· At least 6 years of experience in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry in Medical Affairs, with experience working with cross-functional in-house and field-based teams

· Physician Neurology board certified

· Expertise in Multiple Sclerosis

· Experience in both clinical development and patient care

Professional Skills

· Excellent interpersonal expertise

· Exemplary presentation skills

· Collaborative and transparent leadership capabilities

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Genzyme Corporation (a Sanofi company) and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

Sanofi is dedicated to supporting people through their health challenges. We are a global biopharmaceutical company focused on human health. We prevent illness with vaccines, provide innovative treatments to fight pain and ease suffering. We stand by the few who suffer from rare diseases and the millions with long-term chronic conditions.

With more than 100,000 people in 100 countries, Sanofi is transforming scientific innovation into healthcare solutions around the globe.

Sanofi, Empowering Life

Sanofi is dedicated to supporting people through their health challenges. We are a global biopharmaceutical company focused on human health. We prevent illness with vaccines, provide innovative treatments to fight pain and ease suffering. We stand by the few who suffer from rare diseases and the millions with long-term chronic conditions.

With more than 100,000 people in 100 countries, Sanofi is transforming scientific innovation into healthcare solutions around the globe.

Sanofi, Empowering Life