Associate Medical Science Liaison

Novocure - Chicago, IL3.4

The Associate Medical Science Liaison, is a full-time exempt field based position reporting to the Associate Director MSL and is a key position within US Medical Affairs. The primary role of the Associate MSL is to serve as the scientific interface between Novocure and the healthcare professional communities with respect to communicating scientific information about Novocure products, scientific data and clinical development plans.

The AMSL is responsible for communicating accurate, fair-balanced, up-to-date information on treatment options and emerging data on TTFields. Clinical, scientific and technical expertise will be maintained through review of scientific literature, attendance at assigned medical meetings and self-learning.

The Associate MSL will work closely with cross-functional partners including R&D, Clinical Operations and the USBU.

  • Ideal candidate will be based from one of the following location(s): Boston, NYC, Atlanta, St. Louis, DC, Detroit or Chicago
Essential Responsibilities:
Provide field-based medical information, scientific data and education to HCPs on Novocure's FDA approved and pipeline products

Develop and maintain successful relationships with thought leaders, clinical investigators, and other providers in the scientific community

Support the Clinical Operations organization, as needed, in Novocure's sponsored research

Ensure compliance in all scientific communications and education in disease states of interest to Novocure

Attend and provide scientific support of US Medical Affairs activities and scientific sessions at regional and national congress meetings.

Provide Novocure with Competitive Intelligence (CI) and disease treatment trends

Knowledge, Skills & Ability Requirements:
Must have excellent verbal skills, strong presentation skills, writing skills

Possess a proven ability to effectively communicate complex information

Must demonstrate fluency in articulating scientific concepts and data

Must have good judgment, ability to adapt and change in a shifting environment

A strategic, passionate, self-starter who takes initiative

Must work well in large and small teams, ability to work remotely

Ability to travel 70% time

Ability to lift 50 pounds

This is an entry-level position that does not require prior MSL experience

Advanced degree with oncology scientific and/or clinical background preferred