Senior Medical Advisor

Job Locations DE-Munich
Posted Date 6 days ago(6/14/2024 5:14 AM)
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Position Function Evergreen
Medical Communications - Medical & Scientific Services


Job Title: Senior Medical Advisor

Department: Medical

Reports to: Group Medical Director


The Medical team’s primary focus is to provide medical consultation and scientific background for campaigns and projects. It also advises clients and agency-members. In this context the medical team always ensures and provides the best possible service related to high science, medical writing, and healthcare marketing.

The Senior Medical Advisor acts as a Consultant who is primarily responsible for ensuring that all requested services are carried out professionally and on time with high level of scientific background, and healthcare marketing.


  • Rapid familiarization with new and different indications/specialties (e.g., cardiology, immunology, oncology, and neurology)
  • Monitoring healthcare policy, the market and competitors from a medical-scientific perspective, recognizing new trends and developments
  • Being able to summarize clinical studies
  • Referencing materials and preparing for the approval process
  • Weighting and translation of medical content into a marketing-oriented communication argumentation
  • Briefing the teams (project management, creation) on key content
  • Handling day-to-day business
  • Maintaining contact with external medicals and medicals on the client side, possibly with occasional willingness to travel
  • Independent content conception and creation of materials (print and digital) on a medical-scientific basis in coordination with the Group Medical Director:
    • sales materials, e.g. folders, cards, iDetailings
    • scientific materials, e.g. medical-scientific slide kits, study overviews/summaries, HCP material with scientific/medical language
  • Competent contact person for clients for specialist questions and topics
  • Co-creation and joint presentation of customer presentations, participation in customer meetings
  • Potentially moderation of expert group meetings (e.g., advisory boards)
  • Recording congress content and being able to summarize it
  • collaborate with team on pitch presentations
  • Supporting the development and expansion of an internal medical network
  • Training and further education of team members

Education/ Professional Experience:

  • Completed scientific (biology, biochemistry, immunology, genetics) or medical studies, preferably with a doctorate
  • At least 4-6 years of professional experience as a medical consultant, preferably in healthcare marketing agency or in Medical Education

Special Knowledge/ Requirements:

  • Excellent in German
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Confident appearance and confident interaction with customers
  • excellent self-organization and planning reliability, easy to work with deadlines
  • Confident handling of MS Office programs
  • Ability to work with scientific precision
  • Presentation skills
  • Knowledge of reference program Veeva PM would be a bonus 

About You:

  • Far-sighted and future-oriented way of thinking
  • Strong ability to work in a team
  • Flexible and can adapt easily to new (customer) demands
  • Sense of responsibility
  • Service/customer-oriented way of thinking
  • Good Social intelligence
  • Good Communication skills
  • Ability to work under time pressure
  • Above-average commitment
  • Diplomatic skills

Further Development:

With the appropriate personal commitment and professional development, they could progress to Group Medical Director

Our commitment:

Omnicom Health Group is committed to hiring and developing exceptional talent. We agree that talent is equally distributed, and we’re focused on developing diverse teams that can bring the best solutions to everything we do. We strongly believe that celebrating what makes us different makes us better together. Join us—we look forward to getting to know you



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