Johnson & Johnson Careers

Therapy Area Medical Affairs Lead

Greater Mumbai, India
Medical Affairs

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905764275W

Therapy Area Medical Affairs Lead

Johnson & Johnson - 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.


Job Description:


Job Title (India Specific): Therapy Area Medical Affairs Lead

Division: Janssen

Job Location: Mumbai

Therapy to Handle: Metabolics


Job Responsibilities

Lead of the franchise medical affairs team, accountable for:

  • Driving cross-functional collaboration, customer focus and performance driven culture

  • Delivery of the following
  • Scientific foundation of franchise strategy

  • Conceptualization and execution 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

  1. Structured planning and execution of scientific leaders’ engagement plan  

  1. 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

  • Be the voice of authority and lead scientific face of Janssen India in the given therapeutic area and represent 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 6 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry.

  • Preferably with experience in medical affairs function.

  • People Management experience required


Indicative Reporting Structure 

  • People reporting - Yes

Primary Location
India-Maharashtra-Greater Mumbai-
Johnson & Johnson Private Limited (8080)
Job Function
Medical Affairs
Requisition ID