Who are we looking for?

We are seeking a highly exceptional professional to join our medical team as US Medical Affairs Director. We seek a physician, with passion for innovation and research, that enjoys working in a dynamic and creative environment. One with superb communication, management, and execution skills, with a track record of leading clinical studies and medical affairs management in the diagnostics field (Preferred) or medical device / pharma.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Establish the US medical strategy and lead its execution.
  • Build and lead the US medical team.
  • Develop and support a network of scientific experts and medical key opinion leaders.
  • Develop local strategic medical plans and executed them (including the production of local publications, planning and conduct of local Advisory Board meetings etc.)
  • Participate in and manage adoption activities of company products in medical centers across the US.
  • Partner with the MeMed global medical team to build a robust study plan to facilitate clinical utility and real-world evidence.
  • Support scientific collaboration with external stakeholders, IIRs (investigator-initiated research) and collaborative research.
  • Publication of peer-reviewed manuscripts and presentations in medical/scientific conferences.
  • Focal point for medical know-how by regularly reviewing clinical articles and attending scientific/medical meetings and conferences.
  • Provide medical and scientific training and/or support to other team members in the US across all company functions (commercial, market access, marketing etc.).
  • Facilitate and review clinical studies to develop and validate cutting edge medical products.

Skills and Competencies

  • Excellent organizational, planning, and project execution skills, with an aptitude for details, and an ability to multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Passionate team player.
  • “Get the job done” attitude.
  • Wide operational range – the ability to integrate high-level and hands-on work.

 Education, Experience, and Training Requirements

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Pharm D. Infection disease specialist, Emergency department or Immunology specialist – an advantage.
  • Background in Medical Affairs, preferably in diagnostics, or medical device/pharma.
  • Experience in team management - at least 3 years of experience in a managerial
  • Experience in clinical trial design, execution, and data analysis, based on deep Good Clinical Practice knowledge (advantage).
  • Extensive network with hospital lab microbiology, deep knowledge of the microbiology lab hospital workflow(advantage).
  • Experience dealing with medical teams at IDN and GPOs, AND Urgent Care Setting.
  • Deep understanding of high medical value diagnostics including health economics outcome research (advantage).

 Location & Travel:

Boston, MA - USA. The position involves extensive travel.

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