Amgen Sr Medical Advisor Hematology Pipeline H/F in Paris, France


Category: Medical Affairs

Location: France – Boulogne Billancourt

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Represent the Archetype country at the PST by providing input and insights into the local medical environment to inform and develop the product strategy.

Provide in depth local medical/clinical insights on:

  • The current treatment paradigm(s) and current standard of care; how this is evolving; and what will be new standards at launch

  • What perception or knowledge base of the current therapeutic area needs to evolve for the product to gain wide spread use

  • The barriers and drivers to treatment

  • The patient and physician unmet needs

  • The guidelines impacting treatment and barriers & drivers

  • The individuals (opinion leaders, investigators, prescribers), institutions and societies impacting treatment and their impact on treatment decisions

  • Epidemiology of the disease including incidence, prevalence of varying disease state

  • Patient types and how they are treated through the local healthcare system(s)

  • Patient flow – diagnosis, treatment rates

  • Product device needs – HCPs, patients, institutions

  • What needs to change in the treatment paradigm for the product to be successive in market

  • Clinical development considerations (e.g., footprint)

External engagement

  • Engages with relevant individuals including thought leaders, institutions and societies to generate medical/clinical insights

Communication and collaboration

  • Clear, effective communication to the PST

  • Collaborate with functional country archetype reps to understand the evidence required for local stakeholders (e.g., HTAs, regulators, patients, medical societies, etc)

  • Update local affiliate and key stakeholders on product strategy and key issues to inform pre-launch plan


  • Development of local plan addressing how to gather the insights to inform PST strategy

Basic Qualifications:

Physician with depth experience within pharmaceutical environment

Demonstrating Amgen Leadership Attributes

Critical Path Behaviors:

Demonstrating Amgen First

Navigating in a Matrix Environment

Understanding the Business and End-to-End Commercialization

Formulating Integrated, Cross-Functional Strategies

Demonstrating DAI

Communicating Effectively

Leading with Courage

Delivering Results Through Effective Team and Peer Leadership

Demonstrating Self Awareness

Skills, knowledge and experience

Deep understanding of pharmaceutical product development, product lifecycle and commercialization process with advanced understanding of other functions; including but not limited to Clinical Operations, Commercial, Regulatory, and Medical Affairs, Value Access and Policy

Ability to develop deep understanding of new therapeutic areas

Experience in Medical Affairs and Clinical Development

Strong customer orientation; science based and marketing minded

Operational excellence: self-management skills, planning, prioritization, objective setting, meeting management, plan execution

Interpersonal skills: ability to engage with key stakeholders at a professional and clinical level