An independently owned Medical Communications agency is seeking a Senior Scientific Director to join their collaborative, strategic leadership team. As the Senior Scientific Director, you will be the driving force behind their publications and medical affairs initiatives, working across multiple accounts to deliver innovative and impactful communication strategies.
- Publications Strategy: Develop and execute comprehensive publication plans aligned with client objectives, therapeutic areas, and regulatory guidelines. Lead the creation of high-quality manuscripts, posters, abstracts, and other scientific content, ensuring accuracy and adherence to best practices.
- Medical Affairs Leadership: Provide scientific expertise and strategic guidance to clients on medical affairs projects, including advisory boards, medical education, and KOL engagement. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design and implement medical affairs programs that meet client needs.
- Account Management: Oversee and lead multiple accounts, building strong relationships with clients and serving as their main point of contact for scientific communications. Ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards.
- Team Collaboration: Collaborate with medical writers, scientific experts, and account managers to develop integrated communication strategies. Foster a collaborative and supportive work environment, mentoring team members to drive professional growth.
- Advanced degree (PhD, MD, PharmD)
- 8+ years of experience in medical communications, publications, and medical affairs, within an agency setting.
- Strong strategic thinking and leadership skills, with the ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects across different accounts.
- Proven ability to build and maintain strong client relationships and foster collaboration among internal teams.