Medical Science Liaison (Central)

at Jazz Pharmaceuticals in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Description

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Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ: JAZZ) is a global biopharmaceutical company whose purpose is to innovate to transform the lives of patients and their families. We are dedicated to developing life-changing medicines for people with serious diseases - often with limited or no therapeutic options. We have a diverse portfolio of marketed medicines and novel product candidates, from early- to late-stage development, in neuroscience and oncology. We actively explore new options for patients including novel compounds, small molecules and biologics, and through cannabinoid science and innovative delivery technologies. Jazz is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland and has employees around the globe, serving patients in nearly 75 countries. For more information, please visit and follow @JazzPharma on Twitter.
Brief Description:

The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) is a member of a field-based team of scientists who function as an extension of the US Medical Affairs organization. MSLs are responsible for developing and enhancing professional relationships with medical thought leaders involved in various phases of product development. MSLs provide medical information through scientific exchange, and clinical/scientific support for Jazz Pharmaceuticals and the Medical Affairs department.
This is a field-based position covering Illinois, Missouri, Kansas and Arkansas requires professionals with established personal and scientific credibility to interact with thought leaders and academic centers of excellence.

Essential Functions
KOL Development and Field Engagement:
Identify and develop peer-to-peer relationships with key opinion leaders (KOLs) and healthcare providers within the Epilepsy therapeutic area
Develop and execute territory plans in alignment with US Medical Affairs plans
Identify and communicate key clinical and research issues and insights from KOLs to appropriate departments
Participate in medical education for healthcare professionals (HCPs) through on-site presentations at healthcare institutions, investigator meetings, national conferences, advisory boards, or regional meetings
Provide scientific support for additional activities such as medical congress staffing, advisory boards, and sales training initiatives Positions self as Scientific Expert
Maintains an up to date andhigh-levelknowledge of the therapy area,Jazz products, new and emerging areas of research, therapeutic issues and trends, and competitive landscape.
Establishes reputation as a trustworthy and knowledgeable source of scientific and medical information for the healthcare community.
Supports development of Jazz Pharmaceuticals positioning as the scientific authority inEpilepsy. Attendsappropriate scientific congresses to stay abreast of developments and to supportRegional, National and localKOL activitiesand Jazz interests.
Acquires a broad understanding of local and national protocolsand standardsof clinical practiceand trends in disease managementin the US.
Provide clinical presentations and information in response to unsolicited questions (as appropriate) in academic, community, and healthcare provider settings in both group and one-on-one situations
Communicatesemerging data andthe clinical experiencewith our products through scientific exchange and peer-to-peer interactionsdiscussing benefits and risks in an objective manner.
Provide scientific support for additional activities such as medical congress staffing, advisory boards, and sales training initiatives
Medical Affairs Planningand Plan Execution
Contributes to the development of theUSMedical Plan and provides input into local strategies and tactics.
Where needed,managesrelevant budget to enable execution of Medical Plantactics as part of the wider Medical Affairs team.
Works in a collaborative manner with cross-functional colleagues to ensure a Key Account Management approach.
Interactswith HCPs as a scientific resource to support activities aligned with the Medical Plan including advisory boards, speaker development and clinical trials.
Responsible for maintaining Company standardsand Jazz Values
Consistently actstoenhanceJazzPharmaceuticals' image as an advocate of medical advancement by using knowledge of product, disease state and pipeline products to engage healthcare providers in meaningful scientific exchange of information.
Document and forward reports of adverse eventsand product complaintsaccording to Jazz's policy to ensure safe and effective use of Jazz Pharmaceuticals' products.
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Jazz Pharmaceuticals is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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Job Posting: 11960875

Posted On: Jun 07, 2024

Updated On: Jun 19, 2024

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