Location:

TBD

Description:

The (Senior) Medical Science Liaison will be a trusted scientific partner to key external experts by conducting timely, appropriate and frequent scientific exchanges to enhance the understanding of the scientific and medical value of our products. This role will report into the National Senior Director, Medical Science Liaisons.

The successful candidate will have demonstrated ability to execute on stakeholder engagement plans to gather data, develop and share medical insights that contribute to the enhancement of AVEO Oncology key medical messages and plans for future research. The candidate should have excellent communication skills, an organized approach to prioritization, a flexible and adaptable work style, an openness to creativity, and ability to work in a team environment with our cross-functional partners.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Identifies and maintains solid relationships with relevant oncology KOLs
  • Presents clinical data to appropriate audiences in a compliant manner
  • Performs therapeutic disease state education in oncology with identified physicians, researchers, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, PharmD’s
  • Attends various scientific conferences to collect and report relevant scientific and clinical data
  • Communication of scientific and clinical data through presentations, manuscript development, abstracts and posters
  • Participates in the development and management of oncology clinical trials
  • Identifies and assists in selection of investigators and oncology clinical trial site
  • Organizes educational meetings or local scientific advisory boards when requested.
  • Support speakers training to ensure continued scientific support in the field.
  • Responds to unsolicited request for medical information associated with supported products and disease state area.
  • Provide medical support to cross-functional partners (Marketing, Training, Market Access, Clinical Development)
  • Provide ongoing field updates and insights, including competitive intelligence, and synthesize this information into meaningful, actionable imperatives
  • Participate in the development and execution of Medical Affairs activities, such Advisory Boards, Speaker Training, and development of scientific and medical presentation slides
  • Provide medical support to cross-functional partners (Marketing, Training, Market Access, Clinical Development)
  • Develop and maintain scientific, clinical and therapeutic expertise in relevant disease states; develop and deliver medical presentations to both internal and external stakeholders
  • Collaborate with National Senior Director to develop and manage specific projects within the MSL team, such as medical review of the AMCP Dossier, competitor clinical trial progress, and MSL training needs
  • Demonstrate the ability and desire to work collaboratively, respectfully, and creatively with diverse stakeholders, including leadership and within the MSL team
  • Develop and maintain scientific, clinical and therapeutic expertise in relevant disease states; develop and deliver medical presentations to both internal and external stakeholders
  • Demonstrate the ability and desire to work collaboratively, respectfully, and creatively with diverse stakeholders, including leadership and within the MSL team
  • Other duties as needed

Education, Skills and Experience:

  • Doctoral degree (PhD, PharmD, DNP, APRN, PA-C, MD or DO) preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as an MSL in industry
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in hematology or oncology
  • A well-established KOL hematology/oncology network is strongly preferred
  • Proven track record of success in establishing and maintaining thought leader relationships, territory planning, and integration with other field roles
  • Strong understanding of industry and regulatory guidelines pertinent to compliant interactions with external audiences
  • Demonstrated ability to comprehend complex scientific, medical, and relevant business issues and respond with actionable strategies and tactics to effectively produce timely and measurable results
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written
  • Excellent ability in searching and interpreting medical literature
  • Ability to travel-Estimated travel ~30-60%
  • Technical aptitude for virtual meetings and virtual conferences

About AVEO

AVEO Oncology (AVEO) is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to advancing a broad portfolio of targeted therapeutics for oncology and other areas of unmet medical need. The Company is focused on seeking to develop and commercialize its lead candidate tivozanib, a potent, selective, long half-life inhibitor of vascular endothelial growth factor 1, 2 and 3 receptors, in North America as a treatment for renal cell carcinoma and other cancers. AVEO is leveraging multiple partnerships aimed at developing and commercializing tivozanib in oncology indications outside of North America, and at progressing its pipeline of novel therapeutic candidates in cancer and cachexia (wasting syndrome). Tivozanib (FOTIVDA®) is approved by the European Commission for the treatment of adult patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC) in the European Union plus Norway and Iceland.