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Field Medical Strategist - East


N/A, Field Based, United States

Job Function:  Medical Affairs
Job ID:  65229

Help us transform patients' lives.

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


To strengthen our Medical Affairs Team, we are looking for a talented individual to fill the position of: Dermatology Field Medical Strategist for the East Territory.  The Field Medical Strategist (FMS) will strategically oversee a therapeutically-aligned Medical Science Liaison (MSL) Team and provide executive medical presence in assigned ecosystems, providing leadership, coaching, and accountability to drive individual and team results. MSLs are accountable for delivering and differentiating the immunology clinical value proposition to regional and national KOLs, key medical associations, as well as regional payers and IDN immunology stakeholders and decision makers.  


You like to work in an environment where you can: 

  • Coach and develop deep MSL strategic understanding of diverse immunology micro-ecosystems, interconnectivity of large immunology customers and local payer/IDN healthcare models.
  • Coach and model high impact medical engagement, delivery and differentiation of immunology value proposition to immunology to key immunology ecosystem decision-makers.
  • Lead and contribute to local ecosystem medical strategy and resource development with internal medical support to generate innovative immunology clinical value proposition content.
  • Coach and model development of strategic partnering relationships with key immunology executive population stakeholders.
  • Lead and model a deep understanding of medical influencers in each ecosystem.
  • Partner and lead in concert with Sales Leadership, IEPLs, and Outcomes Specialists to create strong internal and external working relationships that define, and coordinate local strategic imperatives.


You will contribute by: 

  • Developing and executing ecosystem-specific medical strategies aimed at ensuring the relevance of UCB’s immunology clinical value proposition 
  • Leading strategic medical engagements with key decision-makers within large medical groups and IDNs to enhance UCB’s ability to: 1) effectively communicate unmet needs for patients and health systems in their management of chronic inflammatory disease, 2) engage with UCB’s clinical value proposition, and 3) generate actionable medical insight.  
  • Leading, inspiring, and modeling cooperative teamwork behaviors that enables their MSL team to be accountable for creating and coordinating medical strategies and tactics to be executed in concert with iPVU team members of the local immunology ecosystem.
  • Providing strategic leadership and coaching that appropriately engages and integrates multi-disciplinary iPVU resources and expertise - to develop and expand medical relationships with key immunology micro-ecosystem stakeholders.


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

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience as a strategic medical leader in an industry setting
  • 3+ years effectively managing a field medical team
  • 3+ years of relevant Immunology experience


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Dermatology and/or Biologics experience in a pharmaceutical environment is preferred
  • Established relationships with key medical groups and IDNs preferred
  • Demonstrated success in planning and executing market shaping medical strategies in support of clinical value propositions
  • Demonstrated experience and documented success leading teams in cross-functional matrix environment
  • Strong proficiency in understanding large medical group/IDN and health plan healthcare models
  • Demonstrated line leadership skills in managing, developing, and influencing teams
  • Demonstrated excellence in written and verbal communications
  • Demonstrated strength in strategic medical planning, tactical plan development and execution

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’ll 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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