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Vice President/Senior Vice President

Medical Affairs

Posted on 5/28/2024

Beam Therapeutics

Beam Therapeutics

201-500 employees

Pioneering CRISPR base editing genetic medicines



Cambridge, MA, USA

Healthcare Administration & Support
Physicians & Surgeons
Medical, Clinical & Veterinary
Required Skills
  • MD, PhD, PharmD, or equivalent degree
  • 20+ years experience, 15+ in medical affairs
  • Experience building and leading a Medical Affairs team
  • Launch experience required
  • Experience with gene therapy and/or rare disease preferred
  • Ability to travel ~25%
  • Build Medical Affairs leadership including developing strategic plans
  • Oversee the Medical Affairs team, including MSLs, Medical Communication/Publications/Education, Medical Information, Patient Advocacy, Value Evidence and Strategy
  • Provide medical/clinical expertise to internal and external stakeholders
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive development plan and brand strategy
  • Partner with Clinical Development and Clinical Operations to provide support for Beam-sponsored clinical studies
  • Develop and manage clinical advisors and KOL relationships
  • Develop and deliver scientific and medical presentations
  • Collaborate with future commercial teams with therapeutic area and drug-related materials
  • Partner with Clinical Development, Regulatory and Pharmacovigilance on execution of Phase IV studies and registries
  • Create and facilitate submission/review processes for Investigator Initiated Studies (IIS), materials approval, grants, and publications

Beam Therapeutics is a cutting-edge biopharmaceutical company specializing in CRISPR base editing technology. This innovative approach enables precise, permanent modifications to single bases in DNA and RNA, paving the way for advanced genetic medicines tailored to cure serious diseases. The firm's commitment to precision and potential to offer life-long relief for patients make it an outstanding workplace for professionals passionate about leading transformative healthcare solutions.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth