Manager, Medical Information 8/11/2016

Gilead Sciences, Inc Foster City, CA

Company
Gilead Sciences, Inc
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
33923
AJE Ref #
575847032
Location
Foster City, CA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

Requirements:



Working with considerable independence, the Manager of Medical Information will respond, verbally and in written format, to medical inquiries from healthcare professionals, patients, and consumers.





Routine responsibilities will include:



* Utilizing Standard Response Documents (SRDs) to respond to inquires

* Updating SRDs with new data as necessary

* Researching and creating new scientific responses to unanticipated inquiries

* Providing responses to external parties requesting medical or product information

* Maintaining a record of all interactions via a relational database

* Recognizing, obtaining pertinent data on, and accurately transmitting adverse events or product complaints to the appropriate internal departments

* Evaluating drug compendia for accuracy

* Attending scientific conferences and answering questions at medical booths

* Developing and communicating metrics for other internal departments

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND JOB FUNCTIONS

Additional responsibilities may include:



* Depending on experience and business need, directly managing medical information clinicians and/or associates

* Critically reviewing, editing, and/or writing scientific documents such as reimbursement dossiers, draft manuscripts, and slide sets

* Developing policies and procedures

* Collaborating with medical information staff outside the U.S. to ensure global consistency of information

* Training staff and interns

KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

Knowledge, Experience and Skills:



* Requires a PharmD degree and 3+ years of relevant experience

* Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

* Knowledge of therapeutic areas in which Gilead is operating; knowledge of, and experience in, HIV/AIDS is a plus

* Knowledge of applicable regulatory and legal requirements for the provision of medical information in the pharmaceutical environment

* Strong organization and project planning skills

* Ability to work well in multi-disciplinary teams

* Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment

* Able to travel to medical conferences and other meetings, three to five times a year



As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact careers@gilead.com for assistance. For more information about equal employment opportunity protections, please view the EEO is the Law poster.

As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact careers@gilead.com for assistance.

For more information about equal employment opportunity protections, view the EEO is the Law poster at :
http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf