Medical Science Liaison/Senior Medical Science Liaison
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Axsome Therapeutics Inc

201-500 employees

Biotechnology Research
Company Overview
Axsome Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapies for central nervous system (CNS) conditions that have limited treatment options. Through development of therapeutic options with novel mechanisms of action, we are transforming the approach to treating CNS conditions. At Axsome, we are intensely committed to developing products that meaningfully improve the lives of patients and provide additional therapeutic options for physicians.
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Medical, Clinical & Veterinary
  • Advanced degree: MD, PharmD, or PhD required
  • At least 5 years of clinical and/or industry experience required with a preference for candidates with relevant industry/psychiatry therapeutic experience and launch
  • Ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial and autonomous environment where business needs may rapidly evolve and change
  • Meet requirements for health industry representative credentialing to gain access to healthcare facilities within the territory
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent organization skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and communication skills (both written and oral)
  • Comfortable multi-tasking in a fast-paced small company environment and able to adjust workload based upon changing priorities
  • Ability to travel up to 75%, including overnight stays, as needed
  • Systematically identify and develop relationships with healthcare professionals (HCPs) to raise awareness of Axsome's mission to accelerate the invention and adoption of life-changing medicines for patients living with CNS disorders
  • Provide fair and balanced scientific information to HCPs and to internal business partners per organizational needs
  • Provide formal presentations to HCPs as well as payers
  • Lead scientific discovery and communicate meaningful insights gleaned from peer-to-peer discussions with HCPs
  • Identify, analyze, and translate specific needs within the territory to achieve clinical and business objectives
  • Collaborate with internal partners, as appropriate, to advance clinical and business objectives
  • Build and maintain technical and clinical expertise across a broad range of neuroscience therapeutic areas
  • Continually educate self on global and regional market issues, trends, and product knowledge as it pertains to key therapeutics areas
  • Actively contribute to the growth and development of the National Field Medical Team
  • Deliver relevant health economic data to key stakeholders including payers and HCPs
  • Execute key job functions, including documentation of field activities, submission of medical insights, completion of medical information requests, expense report submission, required trainings, and other tasks as necessary
  • Provide high level support for company sponsored trials and aides in navigating investigator-initiated research proposals through the review process, when needed