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Medical Science Liaison Rheumatology Finland


Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Job Function:  Medical Affairs
Job ID:  71730

Help us transform patients' lives.


At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with severe diseases.  Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation. Will you join us in this pioneering adventure? 


To strengthen our Patient Value Unit Immunology, home-based in Finland, we are looking for a talented individual to fill the position of:


Medical Science Liaison Rheumatology Finland



Are you scientific by nature and known for inspiring people? At UCB, we like to think of you as a ‘scieninspiring’ person. This extraordinary mix of talent means you excel at blending a learning approach with new ideas to improve patients' lives.


As a Medical Science Liaison (MSL), you and the Medical Advisor are the content expert for your product or group of products of the company in the medical scientific field. You contribute to the positioning of a product with the target group, identify what is going on and provide feedback internally. You get energized from building and maintaining relationships and networks with healthcare professionals (doctors, KOLs / key opinion leaders, pharmacists).



As a UCB 'scieninspiring' person, you like to work in the field in an environment where you can:


  • Contribute in launching innovative products within Immunology.
  • Provide customer value by engaging in a peer-to-peer two-way scientific exchange to harness and augment the expertise of the customer.
  • Impact the business within UCB’s strategic roadmap, as a trusted scientific partner throughout a product’s life cycle and therefore directly improve patient care by gathering/sharing crucial insights.



As a UCB 'scieninspiring' person, you will contribute by:


  • Driving (developing and maintaining) individual Medical Plans for key customers in line with Area Medical Plan objectives.
  • Being agile and proactive, identifying and managing key scientific and medical influencers based on local ecosystem dynamics and the stakeholder’s needs and drivers (from push to pull).
  • Managing a territory effectively with approximately 70-80% of time focused on customer interactions.
  • Offering scientific support to customers in the context of advisory boards, congresses, medical education or publications.
  • Exploring and identifying new sources bring patient value (through innovative solutions and services).
  • Managing and generating product/disease state data (IIS, audits, RWE, …etc.).
  • Maximizing site performance and supporting clinical trials and non-interventional studies leveraging a strong therapeutic expertise (scientific, clinical, disease states and treatment options) aligned with UCB’s tactical plan.
  • Active participating in the development and follow up of the Local Patient Value Plan (LPVP) from a scientific and medical perspective, in alignment with the Country Lead.
  • Taking accountability of medical/scientific activities and co-create with country team (LPVU) towards successful execution and value creation.
  • Partnering with key clinical stakeholders to advance medical initiatives, in defined strategic areas, to drive optimal patient care. Also, partnering with other stakeholders like payers, patient organizations and patients might be relevant.



Interested? For this position you’ll need the following education, experience and skills:


  • Academic background within Natural/Life Sciences or Pharmacy, PhD in immunology is a big plus.
  • Languages: Finish and English (both written and verbally).
  • 1-3 years of previous MSL experience is required.
  • Proven track-record having worked with biologics preferred within immunology and rheumatology.
  • Launch experience would be of advantage.
  • Excellent communication/presentation skills.
  • Ability to clearly articulate complex scientific concepts in 1:1 and group settings.
  • Ability to actively listen and process information to identify opportunities.
  • Business acumen with a good understanding and holistic view on the healthcare ecosystem.          
  • Likes to work in team as well as independently.
  • Capable of good prioritizing and sense of urgency.



Why you should apply


At UCB, we strive to attract passionate and outstanding talents who thrive on change and are ready to bring real value to patients. Working for us you will discover a place where you can grow and express your full potential. We place an emphasis on innovation, collaboration and impact. Through meaningful recognition and a motivating work atmosphere, we aim to provide an optimal experience by caring about and valuing our employees – just as we do for the patients we serve.


If you believe you are the perfect match to join us on our pioneering adventure, then we invite you to apply and tell us more about your profile and motivation.





About us.

UCB- Inspired by Patients. Driven by Science. Everything we do starts with a simple question: “How will this create value for people living with severe diseases?” By putting patients at the heart of what we do, our approach – from discovery to development to delivery – is continuously transformed and designed around patient needs and their journey.

With a team of approximately 7,500 employees and operations in more than 40 countries, we are a global biopharmaceutical company investing more than a quarter of our revenue in cutting-edge scientific research. We are focused on addressing chronic, neurological, immunological, and bone diseases.

Curious to know more? Please visit our website www.ucb.com.

UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity and inclusion in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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