VP, North America Medical Affairs
Our client is the world leader in delivering therapeutics that provide meaningful advances to patients who live with serious and life-threatening rare genetic diseases. They target diseases that lack effective therapies and affect relatively small numbers of patients, many of whom are children. These conditions are often inherited, difficult to diagnose, progressively debilitating, and have few if any, treatment options.
The company’s Research & Development group is responsible for everything from research and discovery to post-market clinical development. Research & Development involves all bench and clinical research and the associated groups that support those endeavors. Our teams work on developing first-in-class and best-in-class therapeutics that provide meaningful advances to patients who live with rare diseases. Come join our team and make a meaningful impact on patients’ lives.
This position is responsible for providing regional medical leadership to the NORAM region, comprised by USA and Canada. This individual will be an active member of the Medical Affairs Leadership Team and, as such, will play a significant role in shaping the role that GMAF will play in the future.
This person will be responsible to developing the NORAM medical strategies in alignment with his/her functional and cross-functional peers as well as with Senior Management and will provide both tactical implementation and operational guidance plus oversight of activities related to day-to-day management of the team.
This individual will interface externally with healthcare professionals, clinical investigators, regulatory agencies amongst others as well as with internal departments providing medical insights and supporting the product strategy.