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Medical Lead

£Highly competitive salary, excellent benefits and recognition package | South East, Buckinghamshire |  Medical Affairs, Pharmaceutical Company |  Permanent  | Ref:889719

The Role

Medical Lead - Global Pharmaceutical Company - Buckinghamshire - £Highly competitive salary, excellent benefits and recognition package

Carrot Pharma Recruitment is working on behalf of a household name global Pharma to recruit an experienced Medical Lead to lead and manage their Oncology division.


The Company

You will be joining a global pharmaceutical company whereby opportunities cross functionally and within your own function are endless. You will be joining a business who pride themselves on both their attention to the patient needs but also being a forward thinking, innovative, outcomes focussed organisation.


The Role

You will have extensive experience as a Medical Advisor within the pharmaceutical experience and be looking to move into a team developing products that offer a challenging, complex and busy environment.

You will thrive under pressure and enjoy being faced with a role whereby commercial acumen is key. You will lead the therapy area team to develop and execute strategy for both current and pipeline products and indications.

  • Review summarised literature searches, analysed clinical papers, attend conferences, courses and other such events to be aware of the latest scientific and clinical advances in relevant therapy area
  • Meet with identified key customers and researchers on a regular basis through meetings and conferences etc.
  • Manage and maintain positive relationship with KOLs and deliver scientific and medical content for medical advisory boards
  • Engage with internal stakeholders on topics of mutual interest in order to encourage optimal use and or understanding of products
  • Inform the Global and European teams of the local country specific differences
  • Read and amend study proposals to ensure any trials are aligned with Global, Regional and local commercial strategies
  • Review of materials submitted for copy approval



You will have experience of working within complex therapy areas and projects. You will be a high calibre physician or final sig Pharmacist looking to join a leading Medical Affairs team.

  • GMC registered Physician ideally, will consider pharmacists who are final signatory
  • Commercially astute
  • Strong communication experience
  • Strong Leadership and line management skills are essential all applicants must have proven Commercial Leaderships skills
  • Oncology experience strongly desired- would consider other complex therapy areas as an alternative


What should you do next?

Should you be interested in this role please do send through your updated CV or for an informal and confidential conversation please do not hesitate to call.

Unless otherwise stated, if applying for a job within the European Union, you must ensure that you are already authorised to work there.

Carrot Pharma Recruitment Ltd acts as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency on behalf of our client in recruitment for this role.



Danielle Bent

Which team and area do you work/specialise in?

I work within the Medical Affairs and Medical Information team.

What are some of the typical roles you cover?

Typical roles I cover include Medical Science Liaison, Medical Affairs Managers and Medical Information jobs. 

What are the hot issues in your sector currently?

As the responsibilities of Medical Affairs professionals continue to evolve, it is paramount that that they always stay informed about how changes may impact them - a big topic now is Brexit and its potential implact on the Pharmaceutical sector. 

What’s makes you #DistinctlyDifferent?

I value my candidates as individuals with different career aspirations and motivations and tailor my search accordingly. I fully appreciate the search for a new job can be daunting, so ensure I fully support my candidates throughout the whole process.


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