Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Medical Director Job Vacancy at GlaxoSmithKline Tanzania

Job Title: Medical Director

Employer: GlaxoSmithKline

Duty Station: Dar Es Saalam

Application Deadline: 20th August 2014

Essential Job Responsibilities
The job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Accounting for the governance oversight and implementation of scientific engagement principles and operating practices;
Securing clinical research and development for East Africa by ongoing interactions with central GSK research divisions, regulatory authorities, key opinion leaders and investigators to ensure continued involvement in international multicentre clinical trials;
Providing support to the commercial organization to ensure successful commercialization of products throughout their life cycles;
Reviewing and approving promotional materials to ensure that they adhere to agreed standard operating procedures taking into account latest codes of conduct;
Providing a robust medical information service to both internal and external customers;
Managing the medical department;
Discussing with and representing GlaxoSmithKline to policy makers and regulatory bodies;
Supplying and maintaining a compassionate use programme of unregistered products in accordance with legislation and clinical need;
Working with respective country managers and contribute to the growth of the individual East Africa cluster market.

Candidate profile
The successful candidate will have a minimum of a degree in Medicine, must be registered with the Medical and Dentists Practitioners Board and have a current Practicing License.
The candidate will have a post graduate management or business qualification and over 8 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
The candidate will have excellent communication skills, ability to network with key opinion leaders, experience in management of medical governance, maturity and sensitive information/crisis management.
How to Apply
Interested candidates should apply stating their overall suitability for the position together with a detailed CV that clearly addresses the ability to perform the key responsibilities to:
The application deadline is 20th August 2014
Kindly note that only short listed candidates will be contacted
GSK is an equal opportunity employer