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Position Title: Medical Therapy Area Lead Oncology – Singapore
Company: AstraZeneca
Work Type: Full Time
City of work: Singapore
Salary: Salary detail is not available
URL Expiry: 2022-12-10
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Medical Therapy Area Lead, Oncology – Singapore

Do you have expertise in, and passion for, Medical Affairs? Would you like to apply your expertise to impact the lives of patients in a company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? Then AstraZeneca might be the one for you!


AstraZeneca is a global, science-led, patient-focused biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines for some of the world’s most serious diseases. But we’re more than one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies. We are on a journey to bring life-saving medicines to patients. Our role in contributing to decreasing mortality rates globally is clear – shaping the future by spotting a scientifically-led commercial opportunity and acting now to operationalise and scale it.

Our Singapore Marketing Company (SGMC) is responsible for the marketing of our medicines in Singapore. Here you’ll also find colleagues from AstraZeneca’s corporate functions and our Asia and International regions’ sales and marketing teams. As a member of the Singapore Association of Pharmaceutical Industries (SAPI), all of our sales, marketing and communications activities are subject to the SAPI Code of Conduct.

Singapore Marketing Company, Medical Affairs, Oncology

At AstraZeneca we fuse the worlds of Medical and Commercial to spot opportunities and pioneer approaches that better serve our patients.

Bridging Commercial and Scientific goals, we apply our people and leadership skills to launch cutting-edge products into our growing healthcare ecosystem. It takes a holistic mindset to treat each unique patient and tailor the whole experience – from early diagnosis to treatment.

With a strong foundation of science and ethics, we run fast but never compromise on doing the right thing. Working at pace in our ever-changing, ambiguous markets takes creativity and imagination. We always feel supported to do this, learning from our failures and working as a team to win together.

Pioneers in Oncology, we’ve pivoted AstraZeneca in our markets to accelerate in this specialty field. And we’re not stopping there – backed by the business we’re ready to continue our growth and take Oncology to the next level.

What you’ll do

As a people leader, you’ll be developing and enabling your team of Medical Advisors/MSLs to build AstraZeneca scientific leadership and provide medical and clinical expertise in Oncology to both internal and external stakeholders. By focusing on the development of professional relationships with key opinion leaders, you’ll lead your team to build deep scientific understanding of AstraZeneca compounds by engaging KOLs in ESRs, scientific exchange meetings and advisory board meetings. In addition, you will input into the brand strategy and life-cycle management and take the lead in the design and implementation of medical activities aligned with the brand strategy.

Essential for the role

  • Advanced scientific degree

  • Experience of Oncology Medical Affairs function within pharmaceutical company

  • Extensive experience in relationship and stakeholder management

  • Strong project management experience

  • Team management experience

Desirable for the role

  • Qualified doctor

  • PhD in scientific discipline

  • Understanding of multiple aspects within Medical Affairs

  • Extensive knowledge of the latest technical and regulatory developments

Why AstraZeneca?

At AstraZeneca we’re dedicated to being a Great Place to Work. Where you are empowered to push the boundaries of science and unleash your entrepreneurial spirit. There’s no better place to make a difference to medicine, patients and society. An inclusive culture that champions diversity and collaboration, and always committed to lifelong learning, growth and development. We’re on an exciting journey to pioneer the future of healthcare.

So, what’s next?

  • Are you already imagining yourself joining our team? Good, because we can’t wait to hear from you.

  • Are you ready to bring new ideas and fresh thinking to the table? Brilliant! We have one seat available and we hope it’s yours.

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