About the job
At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 35,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.
The Medical Affairs Professional (MAP) is a therapeutically-aligned scientist whose primary role is to represent Medical Affairs in the cross-functional partnership with the brand team to meet both external customer and internal business needs. MAPs also provide key support to the Clinical Research Physician/Scientist (CRP/S) roles.
The activities below are the core responsibilities of a MAP and comprise the majority of their time:
- For example, serving as a scientific/clinical resource for the brand, contributing to the
creation of medical information deliverables and supporting scientific data disclosures
- For example, support of Lilly Meetings (Meetings to Promote or to Educate, Scientific Exchange and Consultant) and responding to unsolicited requests from HCPs
Brand Team Support
- For example, speaker training, sales training, promotional material development/review,
customer insight analysis and other internally-driven projects
- Advanced degree in health sciences (PharmD, MD, PhD in a medically related field) required with 2-3 years of relevant clinical or therapeutic area experience desired. Masters or Bachelors level degree in health sciences (e.g. BSN, RPh, PA, NP) considered if 5 or more years clinical, research or industry (medical/scientific role) experience in relevant therapeutic area is present.
- Central based position requires ability to travel up to 60% and work up to 4 to 6 weekends a year.
- Intellectual curiosity about the field of science/medicine for which they are responsible.
- Learning agility to comprehend and effectively communicate large amounts of complex scientific content in a clear and concise fashion.
- Advanced presentation and computer skills with expertise in literature identification.
- Effective strategic and critical thinking in order to analyse, assess and evaluate information and interpret impact or relevance to future states.
- Effective verbal and written communication skills.
- Resiliency in managing complex challenges.
- Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills, including high emotional intelligence and the ability to engage in professional relationship building and networking.
- Experience in servicing customer needs for complex information.
- Significant experience in professional networking with mutually beneficial outcomes.
- Familiarity with health systems, academic communities, medical research, and medical education process highly valued.
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