Medical Science Liaisons Specialist

Date:  9 Jul 2024
Department:  Romania
Team:  Mktg, Market Access, Bus. Excellence & Med. Affair
Job Type:  Direct Employee
Contract Type:  Permanent

Bucharest, RO

About us 

Based in Parma, Italy, Chiesi is an international research-focused pharmaceutical and healthcare group with over 85 years’ experience, operating in 30 countries with more than 6,000 employees (Chiesi Group). To achieve its mission of improving people’s quality of life by acting responsibly towards society and the environment, the Group researches, develops and markets innovative drugs in its main therapeutic areas: Discover more here 

We are proud to be the largest global pharmaceutical group to be awarded B Corp Certification, a recognition of high social and environmental standards. We are a reliable company that adopts and promotes a transparent and ethical behavior at all levels.  

We believe that the success of Chiesi is built and shaped by our people and our strong set of shared Values and Behaviors. Our people make a critical difference to our success, which is why it is vital that we attract and retain the right talent who will continue to enrich our culture by living and breathing our values and behaviors. 

We are committed to embrace diversity, inclusion and equal opportunities. In fact, we are a global family made up of different cultures, different genders, generations, ethnicities, abilities, sexual identities and many other enriching diversities.  


Job purpose

Medical Science Liaison (MSL) acts as a bridge between Chiesi and healthcare professionals, researchers, and other stakeholders in the medical community. MSLs play a crucial role in disseminating accurate and up-to-date scientific information about the company's products, therapies, and areas of research. MSLs work on field and in cross-departmental projects, providing excellent customer service to the medical community through in-depth scientific interactions, presentations and detailed clinical data. MSLs are spending  at least 30% of the working time traveling.  

What you will be doing:

•    Keep up to date with relevant clinical development of the products and the disease areas to act as an ‘expert medical resource’
•   Provide high quality, accurate and timely scientific advice (proactive or reactive based on the local code) to healthcare professionals regarding the company’s products and its associated disease areas
•    Organise and perform workshops, presentations, webinars, symposia (scientific briefings)  
•    Support Field Force by responding to specific queries regarding marketed or in clinical development products
•    Identify and develop professional relationships with the healthcare community and Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs), in the dedicated therapeutic areas 
•    Report and monitor feedback from HCPs on scientific issues
•    Gather and report insights from the field
•    Support scientific pre/post-launch-activities in accordance with local legislative regulations
•    Provide scientific education to the field force and other stakeholders by constant interactions 
•    Provide support to local and international trials/studies
•    Support training programs for HCPs 
•    Participate in corporate projects
•    Support the organization and execution of advisory boards
•    Support competitive intelligence by representing Chiesi at national and international scientific events
•    Act as a member of international Chiesi Groups 
•    Gather and answer to any medical inquiries 

What are we looking for:

•    University degree in bio-medical studies (MD, PharmD, Biology preferred) 
•    Master’s degree in bio-medical studies will be a plus 
•    Nice to have professional experience in Pharma business, as MSL or in a different position 
•    Good to proficient level of English language (B2 level and above) 
•    Excellent communication and presentation skills  
•    Highly adaptable to new technologies and trends 
•    Analytical thinking and creative problem-solving orientation 
•    Agility, good collaboration skills, business acumen  

What we are offering 

You would join a dynamic, fast-growing, challenging and friendly environment. 

In Chiesi we firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, that is why we invest in continuous training, learning and development. Therefore, we strive to continuously promote and satisfy development needs, paying particular attention to the quality of our working environment and to collective well-being.  

We want our people to come to work happy every day, and we know how important it is to find the right work-life balance in order to be able to give our best. That is why we offer flexible working approach, remote working, support in the relocation process, tax assistance service for foreign colleagues and many other people-care services.