Johnson & Johnson Careers

Medical Advisor - IDV

Greater Mumbai, India
Medical Affairs

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805632509W

Company overview: Caring for the world, one person at a time, inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. We welcome innovation—bringing ideas, products and services to life to advance the health and well-being of people around the world. We believe in collaboration, and that has led to breakthrough after breakthrough, from medical miracles that have changed lives, to the simple consumer products that make every single day a little better. Our over 125,000 employees in 60 countries are united in a common mission: To help people everywhere live longer, healthier, happier lives. In India, J&J operates as a single legal entity and consists of the 3 strategic business units: Consumer Products, Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices, which are independently handled and report into their respective Global business segments

PHARMA: Janssen, the pharmaceutical division of Johnson & Johnson, is dedicated to addressing and solving some of the most important unmet medical needs of our time in India, in oncology, immunology, neurosciences & analgesia, dermatology, infectious diseases and metabolic diseases in India. Driven by a strong commitment to the health and well-being of patients, Janssen India brings innovative products, services and solutions to people throughout the world. Janssen recognizes the impact of serious conditions on people’s lives, and aims to empower people through disease awareness, education and access to quality care in six therapeutic areas.

Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers - The Global Job Posting policy promotes the dedication to the advancement and development of our employees. We invite you to read this posting and apply if you are passionate about the position and meet the requirements.

Job Description:
Job Title (India Specific): Medical Advisor
Division: Janssen
Job Location: Mumbai

Therapy to Handle: IDV

People reporting: No

Reporting to: Medical Affairs Therapy Area Lead


Job Responsibilities

  • Scientific foundation of franchise strategy
  • Conceptualization and project management of wide range of medical activities (including research, publications, medical education, patient support programs, advisory board meetings etc.) that are aligned to the franchise strategy
  • Structured planning and execution of scientific leaders’ engagement plan 
  • Regular training and flow of latest medical developments in the given field to sales/marketing team  
  • Scientific sanctity in all external (promotional material, patient education material etc.) and internal (newsletters etc.) communications
  • Representing the organization in various internal & external platforms


Minimum required Qualification / Experience / Exposures

  • MBBS with full time post-graduate qualification of at least 2-years’ duration in any discipline of medicine.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry.
  • Preferably with experience in medical affairs function.
Key Skills:
  • Knowledge of medical therapeutics.
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical regulations. 
  • Stakeholder management.
  • Medical research methodologies.

How to Apply?

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  • We require you to have spent at least 18 months in your current position, and in good standing.
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Primary Location
India-Maharashtra-Greater Mumbai
Johnson & Johnson Private Limited (8080)
Job Function
Medical Affairs
Requisition ID