Global Medical Director

£130 - £135 per hour
  1. Interim/Contract
  1. Medical

Hobson Prior currently has an exciting new opportunity within a pharmaceutical company. Our client is looking for a Global Medical Director to join them on a Contract basis.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Key Responsibilities:

  • You will act as a company representative with external scientific leaders, policy makers, patient advocacy groups and regulatory authorities.
  • You will establish and enhance partnerships with key academic institutions and develop relationships with key thought leaders.
  • Partner with the Sr/Exec Director, Global Medical Unit Head Rare Metabolic Diseases, on the development and in-year implementation of the medical plan globally.
  • Drive global execution of specific medical projects per global medical strategy.
  • Serve as Global Medical representative on standing and project-based cross-functional teams.
  • You will provide Medical review to Global promotional and non-promotional materials.
  • Establish appropriate strategic partnerships with centers of excellence and KOLs in areas of scientific interest.
  • You will serve as a key medical resource on the disease area and on specific programmes.
  • Sustain a high level of expertise on the disease area.
  • As delegated by the Global Medical Franchise Lead, collaborate with commercial to ensure aligned and medically appropriate commercial strategy, planning and execution.
  • Support design and execution of clinical studies in close collaboration with MPG Clinical Lead.


  • Educated at a medical degree or equivalent is required.
  • At least 5 years of experience in biopharmaceutical medicine, preferably within a matrix or franchise structure.
  • Previous experience in the disease area of interest through clinical experience, biopharmaceutical experience or education is preferred.
  • Previous experience in medical affairs is required.
  • Previous experience working in cross-functional teams at the brand or disease area levels in country, regional or global organizations is preferred.

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