Amgen HK Country Medical Lead (Senior Medical Advisor) in Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Country Medical Lead – Hong Kong
( Oncology/Hematology or General Medicine )
Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people’s lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world’s leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.
As the medical authority for the country, maximize Amgen‘s value proposition of in-line and pipeline products through leadership and delivery of all medical and scientific activities across TAs.
Provide medical and scientific leadership to region and country leadership team in order to shape and execute strategy
Provide scientific/medical input into cross functional strategy, within the country Management Team.
Develop and lead execution of medical strategy.
Manage and allocate Medical budget and resources.
In partnership with Country General Manager, ensure informed budget trade-offs.
Recruit, manage, develop, and retain industry-best Medical talent within the country.
Provide scientific/medical input into local regulatory/reimbursement/policy related documents and interactions.
Support the Global and Regional commercialization process, in partnership with Regional Medical Leads, to ensure an active flow of local medical insights and needs to the Regional and Global level.
Lead evidence generation
Lead the local evidence generation strategy and execution, including Investigator Sponsored Studies and expanded access.
Develop and execute local scientific communication and engagement strategy
Facilitate the build-up of Amgen‘s reputation as a science-based and patient-focused reliable partner.
Lead interactions with key external stakeholders as a senior medical representative of Amgen.
Lead medical advocacy.
Understand the expectations of key external stakeholders to support appropriate access to Amgen therapies.
Leverage local medical insights to best inform cross functional strategy.
Lead local medical governance
Support local risk management/minimization in collaboration with GRAAS
Decide scientific/medical subject matter appropriateness of labels and materials used to support internal/external interactions
Medical education (Medical Doctor)
8 years of medical affairs, 5 years of which should be from a pharmaceutical or biotechnology company
- Broad leadership experience
Pharmaceutical product development, product lifecycle and commercialization process knowledge with advanced understanding of other functions
Therapeutic areas knowledge
Knowledge of local pharmaceutical industry and legal/health system environment
Finance/budgeting and resource management experience
Track record of leadership