Senior Global Medical Director - ViiV Healthcare
Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
November 21, 2017
Basic qualifications:
• MD, with specialism in HIV or Infectious Diseases
• Minimum of 20 years HIV clinical experience, directly from academia and/or clinical practice.
• Broad understanding of local and regional markets and governance regulations including Scientific Engagement
• Deep understanding of regional cultural diversity and complexity

Preferred qualifications:
• MD and PhD
• Demonstrated ability to work in a matrix environment
• Flexible and entrepreneurial attitude to cope with newly created job and establish new processes
• Fluent business level of English; other languages a plus
• Combine a good strategic attitude with ability/interest to help develop training and educational material/programs
• Ability to time manage and prioritize/project management skills
• Ability to help lead brand medical planning process across the EU

About ViiV Healthcare:
ViiV Healthcare is an independent, global specialist HIV company established in 2009 with commitment to deliver innovative new options for the care and treatment of people living with HIV/AIDS.

Formed through a unique partnership between GSK and Pfizer, the company now combines the HIV expertise of GSK, Pfizer and Shionogi, who joined in 2012 following a long-term collaboration on the joint development of several novel integrase inhibitors.

Job Purpose:
To optimize patient access and medical strategy for ViiV Healthcare and its products across regions globally, including important active involvement with Scientific Engagement activities (evidence generation and communication).
To help ensure all Global Medical Director (GMD) activities within a region and/or globally are aligned with the global strategy.

Key Responsibilities:
• The role holder will be an expert in HIV medicine and ViiV Healthcare products and, as such, will maintain and, if need be, develop further peer relationships with internationally recognised external HIV academics, researchers and other experts.
• Serve as "Physician Ambassador" for ViiV and the Chief Scientific Medical Office (CSMO)
• Serve as a direct line of communication between key external experts and the CSMO when needed
• Provide "Non-Promotional" education of health care providers via WebEx/Webinars, speaking engagements, and state-of-the art digital educational activities
• Serve as the GMD Accountable Person (GMDAP) insuring bi-directional input from the various internal medical and commercial teams and the GMD team
• Support, educate, and provide strategic input, feedback and advice to the executive, commercial, marketing and medical affairs teams within VHC and includes supporting other regions/LOCs outside of the GMD primary geographic location when particular GMD expertise and/or value is needed.
• Help with all Scientific Engagement activities for ViiV products globally and /or in a region or LOC (Advisory boards, Medical information, Medical Education, Symposia, publications.)
• Identification of data generation and strategy requirements
• Be an advocate for regions and LOCs for both internal and external stakeholders
• Role holder will be need to be at the heart of the debate about the current evidence of HIV treatment and what additional evidence is required to support local treatment decisions. The role holder will work with internal ViiV Healthcare stakeholders to ensure we generate and communicate the strongest possible evidence to support the best outcome for people living with HIV/AIDS.
• Additionally the role holder will be an active participant in key HIV related societies and meetings such as CROI, IAS, EACS, etc

Role is home based, location preference US, but can be considered globally.


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