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Scientific Advisor/Medical Advisor

応募後で応募 求人ID R0065230 掲載日 04/20/2022 Location:Taipei, Taiwan

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Job Description

This position is responsible for providing strategies for medical affairs within a specific Therapeutic Area (Hematology).  He/she will contribute to the achievement of business success by putting the patient’s needs, diagnosis, access to our medicines and safety into primary focus by leveraging the understanding of Taiwan’s healthcare system and regulations.

This position is responsible for providing scientific leadership both internally and externally in the creation and execution of the medical/clinical plan as a contact window with global Takeda colleagues. The role includes collaborating with cross-functional stakeholders and serving as a medical and scientific expert within the company, by possessing deep knowledge about the Therapeutic Area.



  • Develop and oversee all local Medical Affairs activities in the relevant Therapeutic Area (TA) and subsequently executes those plans
  • Maintains a very high level of updated medical knowledge and understanding of the overall treatment and healthcare environment in the TA(s)
  • Leverages strong science to create compelling strategies for the TA(s) that fulfill unmet medical needs, support successful product registration, and increase availability of medicine to patients
  • Represents the TA Medical Affairs to senior cross-functional leadership as well as external stake-holders
  • Leads the coordination between the local and global teams to plan and implement early access programs in compliance with our Access to Medicines strategy


  • Responsible for creating and executing the TA Medical Plan, aligned with both the Brand Plan and the Regional Medical Plan (where relevant)
  • Provides medical/scientific input into the Brand Plan and is a member of the cross-functional Brand Team
  • Utilizes in-field insights to support medical and scientific strategy and business development
  • Develops medical strategies through effective and appropriate collaboration with MSL team


  • Leads the implementation of key medical activities
  • Creates or support the development of medical/scientific materials and slide decks as needed,
  • Creates and delivers relevant TA (s) training to Local teams as needed
  • Develops and executes data generation/dissemination plan for the relevant Therapeutic Area (s) in line with the Medical Plan
  • Provides leadership and medical expertise in the development of clinical research programs in line with global strategies to support local product registration and marketing


  • Contributes or provides medical review of promotional materials
  • Ensures that the scientific-medical content as compliant with local regulatory norms and internal compliance rules


  • Supports the Medical Lead in planning and implementing early patient access programs as needed and as per local regulatory requirements
  • Provide medical expertise in the review of adverse events locally and contribute to global pharmacovigilance activities


  • Advanced degree in pharmacology, pharmacy, medicine, biological sciences or equivalent experience
  • Prefer 3-5 years of experience in driving and managing the medical strategy for various brands in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Excellent leadership, managerial, interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Very strong scientific expertise, preferably in the therapeutic areas mentioned or in other specialty medicines
  • Highly collaborative, confident and strong communication skills
  • Strategic thinker, innovative, able to drive multiple-simultaneous initiatives, able to work under pressure
  • Able to drive consensus across diverse stakeholders to achieve goals
  • Ability to identify and proactively addresses issues before they reach crisis points
  • Verbal and written Business English and Manderin fluency; fluency in other languages is a plus, Excellent presentation skills
  • Good knowledge of healthcare systems
  • A high level of knowledge of regulatory environment including key regulatory agencies and approval processes relevant


Taipei, Taiwan

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