Vice President, Medical Affairs | BioNJ Talent Services

Vice President, Medical Affairs

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Ferring Pharmaceuticals
Organization Name: 
Ferring Pharmaceuticals
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Company Profile: 

Ferring Pharmaceuticals is a globally recognized, research-driven, biopharmaceutical company with more than 65 years of history. Headquartered in Switzerland, Ferring is privately owned with over 5,700 employees in nearly 60 countries. In the United States, Ferring identifies, develops and markets innovative products in the fields of reproductive health (infertility), urology, gastroenterology, endocrinology, women’s health (obstetrics/gynecology) and orthopaedics. Ferring’s US operations employ approximately 800 people.

People Come First At Ferring. The Ferring Philosophy places people at the heart of what we do. This guides our relations with patients, physicians, employees, and other stakeholders. We invite you to share our passion for people and the power of science.

Job Description:


Provide medical leadership, to support the Marketing Organization, Regulatory, Quality, Business Development Organizations and Research and Development. Enhance Ferring’s vision to be a scientific leader by providing strategic direction for all Medical Therapeutic Areas, Medical Education and Communication, Medical Science Liaisons, Medical Information, Government Relations and Charitable Donations.


•Leadership of All Medical Affairs Therapeutic Areas, Medical Information and Medical Education Departments, Field Based Medical Science Liaisons and Scientific Affairs team
•Support BD with medical input and guidance to company objectives
•Communicate and collaborate with commercial colleagues for the development of marketing and lifecycle management strategies
•Provide medical and strategic input during the medical evaluations of new business opportunities
•Interacts with clinical development to add specific expertise and drive commercialization of new products
•Strategic input into the design, development and management of late-stage clinical studies
•Participate in the evaluation of late-stage clinical study and additionally explore/recognize/pursue trends in the data
•Interpret clinical and non-clinical study data in the context of existing literature and write/publish results
•Compile published in-house data for descriptive and teaching presentations
•Contribute/develop topics for quarterly Medical Affairs/Sales Training purposes
•Participate in multidisciplinary projects designed to support the commercialization of Ferring products in US
•Create relationships with the medical community that support the scientific and marketing efforts of the company
•US Spokes-person for products commercialized in US by Ferring



•M.D. or M.D./PhD with 10-15 years of pharmaceuticals industry, or related experience, preferably within Medical Affairs, with expertise in one or more of Ferring Pharmaceuticals therapeutic areas.
•Proven ability to manage & develop multiple personnel with diverse functional responsibilities.
•In depth knowledge of US regulatory process and compliance requirements.
•Experience in Medical Communications and understanding this department’s role in supporting the organization.
•Excellent Public speaking and presentation skills.
•Clinical and scientific writing expertise and peer reviewed publications demonstrating the ability to organize, analyze and interpret clinical and scientific data.
•Experience in product planning and development involving publication strategies, product monographs, and promotional materials.
•Commitment to provide leadership by example.

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Position Type: 
Full time job