The Scientific Advisor is a member of a field-based team of scientists who function as an
extension of the Taiwan Medical Affairs organization. RMLs are
responsible for developing and enhancing professional relationships with
medical thought leaders involved in various phases of product development. Scientific Advisors provide medical information through scientific exchange in a fair-balanced
manner and provide clinical / scientific support for Janssen and the Medical
Affairs department at the direction of Medical Affairs management.
This is a field-based position, covering Taiwan and requires professionals withestablished personal and scientific creditability to interact with thoughtleaders and centers of excellence.
Key Roles & Responsibilities
Identify Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs), and establish and maintain scientific relationships with KOLs; connecting KOLs in academic and community centers.
Act as primary liaison to investigators interested in developing and performing investigator initiated research
Develop and execute territory plans in alignment with regional and national plans of action (POAs).
Provide clinical presentations and information in response to unsolicited questions (as appropriate) in academic, community, and healthcare provider setting in both group and one-on-one situations
Collaborate with the Clinical organization to enhance patient enrolment in Janssen-sponsored clinical trials by identifying appropriate clinical trial sites and interacting with investigators in ongoing studies
Coordinate continuing educational workshops, seminars and programs for healthcare professionals and scientists
Collect and follow up on unsolicited medical information requests and assisting in the developing novel clinical study ideas
Provide scientific support at medical congresses
Provide timely feedback / information on emerging clinical / scientific teams and opportunities to internal stakeholders
Job Requirements / Qualifications
BS degree in scientific and / or medical discipline required; MD, DO, PharmD, MSN or PhD strongly preferred
More than 3 years clinical or research experience in Hematology / oncology or other relevant therapeutic area
Proven ability to work independently as well as in cross-functional networks
Current working knowledge of Taiwan legal, regulatory and compliance regulations and guidelines relevant to industry interactions with health-care professionals
Ability to partner and maintain relationships within the medical community
Excellent communication, presentation and time management skills