AKKA Belgium, het Belgisch filiaal van de AKKA Technologies Group, is momenteel de nummer 1 in België in Industrial engineering consultancy en heeft bijna 1000 experts in dienst.
Al meer dan 30 jaar staat het bedrijf de grootste industriële spelers bij in alle stadia van hun projecten. Hierbij bieden wij een grote meerwaarde in snel evoluerende sectoren zoals lucht- en ruimtevaart, spoorwegen, automobielsector, life sciences, energie en hightech. Door onze expertise in deze sectoren bouwt AKKA Belgium mee aan de wereld van morgen.
Within AKKA Technologies we are looking for a Medical Advisor Drug/Product Safety to join our team on a highly important mission.
Therapeutic area scientific expert
Recognized as a trusted scientific expert by internal stakeholders, and considered a reliable and collaborative partner
Demonstrates continuously updated knowledge of relevant products, treatment paradigms, clinical activities, studies, and healthcare landscape
Translates new data, presented at congresses, to the local impact and dynamics.
Data generation activities
Be the primary contact person for Global Clinical Operations (GCO) or external service providers to discuss key target centers and contacts for new clinical trials for evidence generation activities
Coordinates evaluation & approval processes of customer support requests (educational grants, quality improvement grants, investigator-initiated studies)
Data dissemination activities
Create, review, discuss, and provide approval of proactive and reactive materials for non- promotional activities
Review, discuss, and provide approval for promotional activities in iMR
Medical Affairs Leadership and Accountability
Plan, coordinate and lead Advisory Boards, ensuring timely communication of key medical insights with internal stakeholders
Provide medical leadership, by providing a clear understanding of scientific trends and key medical insights to shape strategy
Establish an internal network with EMEA MAF Functional Network and strong connect with EMEA MAs
Provide cross-functional scientific and medical guidance to internal partners including (but not limited to):
Sharing of expertise with HEMAR and RWE teams to ensure data generation activity fills strategic gap to optimize patient access throughout product lifecycle
Collaborate with Strategic Account Management to scientifically establish and deepen strategic alliances across the TA
In response to any customer service request, collaborate with Medical Information and EMEA Scientific Knowledge Management as appropriate to meet customer needs
Marketing & Sales in Medical-Marketing-Sales meetings
Main internal business counterparts and stakeholders: brand manager, account & sales manager, patient engagement & advocacy manager, health economics and market access manager, real-world evidence manager, business unit manager...
Als AKKA consultant,
· Verantwoordelijk zijn voor diverse transversale projecten
· Ondersteund worden in uw carrière door uw AKKA Manager
· Controle hebben over uw trainingsplan en persoonlijke en professionele ontwikkeling
· Lid zijn van een dynamische en samenwerkende gemeenschap van ingenieurs
· Genieten van een permanent contract
· Genieten van een competitief salaris pakket met verschillende extralegale voordelen
Profile / qualifications
Scientific degree: medical doctor, pharmacist or degree in biomedical/scientific sciences (with MD/PhD being an additional asset)
Relevant experience within Medical Affairs and/or Clinical R&D in the pharmaceutical industry (preferably as MSL or MA) or equivalent significant experience in academic medicine
Languages: Dutch and English
Ability to connect and build professional working relationships with internal business stakeholders/functions
Understanding of scientific research, clinical trial design/conduct and interpretation of medical/scientific data (scientific acumen), and ability to translate this into information to inform strategy as well as into designing medical affairs activities
Ability to link medical/scientific information with clinical practice in order to create insights and inform medical affairs/CVT strategy (strategic acumen)
Ability to navigate in a matrix organisation and the skill set to collaborate in a highly complex and rapidly changing environment
Business acumen with proven understanding of basic business processes (e.g. finance, marketing, business intelligence, multi-channel customer interaction, etc.)