Medical adviser, Medical Affairs

Application period ends: 2017-08-31
Unit: Orion Corporation
Location: Espoo
Type of employment: Permanent
Description of unit: Medical affairs department belongs to Orion R&D organisation but works cross-functionally with several internal stakeholders including business units, pharmacovigilance, regulatory affairs, and sales & marketing organisations across Europe. Medical Affairs is a scientific support function that is responsible for Orion´s compliance in medical marketing activities, medical information and post-marketing studies. The department supports both products under development as well as products already on the market.
Description of position: We are looking for a highly motivated medical doctor to join a dynamic team of experts supporting Orion´s wide generic portfolio including generic prescription products, self-care medicines and non-medicinal products.
You will work as medical adviser in Medical Affairs team and your responsibilities will be, but not limited to:

- Medical information and risk minimisation activities concerning Orion products
- Provide expert opinion and, when needed, medical and product-specific training for internal and external stakeholders (non-promotional role)
- Medical support during marketing authorisation procedures and product life-cycle management
- Coordinating evaluation of the proposals for post-marketing studies

This medical adviser position is full time and you will be based at Orion headquarter in Espoo Finland. You will collaborate with Orion’s subsidiaries, partner companies and other co-operation parties globally, working language being both Finnish and English. You will report to the head of Medical Affairs team.

Requirements: We wish you have:

- Medical Doctor’s degree
- Excellent team working skills and ability to operate cross functionally
- Ability to interprete and communicate scientific data
- Strong presentation and communication skills both in English and Finnish
- Drive, optimism, and ability to work pro-actively
- Customer-focused approach
We offer: We are offering an excellent opportunity to work in a versatile role and the possibility to make use of your own strengths. We offer opportunity to develop processes and possibilities to further develop your expertise.
Additional information on the position: For further information, please call Dr Kristiina Kuismanen, Head of Medical Affairs Team, R&D, during the following times (FIN): 15.8. at 9-11, 18.8. at 13-15, 22.8. at 13-15, and 25.8. at 9-11. Telephone +358-50-9664750.