Medical Affairs Specialist
Posted on 3/30/2024
Azurity Pharmaceuticals

201-500 employees

Azurity Pharmaceuticals specializes in providing innovative, high-quality
Company Overview
Azurity Pharmaceuticals specializes in providing innovative, high-quality medicines, including dose-form innovations for cardiovascular, central nervous system, endocrine, gastro-intestinal, anti-infective, and oncology conditions, benefiting millions of people. Their broad portfolio addresses the specific needs of overlooked patients, with a focus on adapting established medicines for patients with unmet needs.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$205.8M

Founded

2000

Headquarters

Woburn, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

86%
Locations
Atlanta, GA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Sales
Communications
Marketing
Business Strategy
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
CategoriesNew
Medical, Clinical & Veterinary
Healthcare Administration & Support
Physicians & Surgeons
Requirements
  • Doctoral-level qualification (PharmD, PhD, MD) preferred, Master’s in a related field and 2+ years relevant experience may substitute.
  • 2+ years pharmaceutical or bio-tech industry experience
  • Thorough understanding of the science and medical standards of care
  • Excellent communication / interpersonal skills / passion for excellence
  • Strong writing skills with demonstrated medical communications experience preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Effective administrative / organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and collaborative with internal teams fostering a culture of efficiency and teamwork
  • Adept at handling multiple projects and tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong quantitative analytical skills, including proficiency with Excel, PowerPoint (or equivalent)
Responsibilities
  • Assist with ongoing medical review of scientific, advertising/promotion materials, and grant requests
  • Utilize professional and clinical judgement to critically evaluate the scientific accuracy of manuscripts/publications, clinical studies, and outcomes research on Azurity and competitor medications
  • Develop and manage several key programs/new initiatives within Medical Affairs, including medical communications/vendors, patient-focused materials, payer market materials, dossier development, HEOR, IITs, speakers’ bureau, Sales training programs, Azurity or policies/SOPs
  • Educate/train/present key scientific medication and disease state information to internal (e.g., Sales, Marketing, Managed Care) and external stakeholders (e.g., health care practitioners, key thought leaders, advocacy groups, payers) for Azurity products
  • Serve as an internal point-of-contact for medical information and scientific inquiries from health care practitioners, payer groups, formulary decision makers, key thought leaders, advocacy groups, medical societies, and internal stakeholders
  • Assist with support of the Medical Science Liaison (MSL) staff and ongoing initiatives
  • Evaluate the established safety and efficacy profile of potential pipeline assets and FDA-approved product acquisition targets of strategic interest to Azurity
  • Evaluate the regulatory pathway for potential pipeline assets, considering the necessary safety and efficacy endpoints required for FDA approval
  • Generate and maintain competitive landscape analyses; summarize and present the analysis to help facilitate asset prioritization for business strategy decision-making
  • Assess the current standards of care within relevant therapeutic areas to provide insight on potential future investments needed to build the scientific platform for potential pipeline or product acquisition targets