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Global Medical Affairs, Medical Advisor, Hematology

Raritan, New Jersey
Clinical Research non-MD

Job Description

Requisition ID: 3060181001

Janssen R&D, L.L.C. is recruiting for a Global Medical Affairs, Medical Advisor, Hematology located in Raritan, NJ with a minimum of 30% international and domestic travel.

At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, what matters most is helping people live full and healthy lives. We focus on treating, curing and preventing some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. And we pursue the most promising science, wherever it might be found. 

Janssen Research & Development, LLC discovers and develops innovative medical solutions to address important unmet medical needs in oncology, immunology, neuroscience, infectious diseases and vaccines, and cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. Please visit for more information.

The Global Medical Affairs, Medical Advisor, Hematology will be responsible for leading aspects of the clinical-commercial optimization for daratumumab development and life cycle management strategies and plans under the guidance of the Global Medical Affairs Leader (GMAL) within the hematology therapeutic area (TA). S/he will partner closely with the GMA Operations Leader, Regional Medical TA/product leaders and Clinical Development Leader to develop an integrated global medical affairs perspectives, strategies and plans.

The Medical Advisor will be an ad hoc member of the late stage development Compound Development Teams for daratumumab. S/he will participate on the Global Commercial Team. Will partner with the GMAL for the development of the global medical affairs plan that reflects prioritized regional needs, and which are included in the overall Compound Development Plan.

In addition, the Medical Advisor will support and partner with the GMAL on the global publication plans, global opinion leader relations, global medical education (including symposia, speaker training) and global advisory boards for products starting in early development (phase IIA) and through launch of major life cycle management initiatives. The Medical Advisor will also be responsible for facilitating and ensuring a consistent approach to global late stage Medical Affairs programs/activities globally.


• Partner with the GMAL in developing global medical affairs strategy and plan for the compound based on prioritized regional needs.
• Work with the CDTs and GMAL to ensure integration with the overall global compound strategy, resulting in one global R&D and Medical Affairs compound development plan, inclusive of developing a Target Product Profile representing medical affairs global and regional value needs.
• Provide single Medical Affairs voice into the creation of compound development and LCM strategies, plans and trial design from phase IIa through phase IV. Responsible for pre-launch medical activities including daratumumab Therapeutic Area global advisory boards, medical symposia and congress activities, in collaboration with functional leads of regional activity in these areas.
• Collaborate closely with the GMAL supporting the regional medical affairs representatives to develop integrated global medical affairs strategies and plans and maintain open, two-way communication to ensure regional medical affairs is up to date on all plans, progress and decisions.
• Synchronize input and output of the Med Affairs plan with the strategic and business plan calendars.
• Support the GMAL in leading the global publications plan, as well as pre-launch global KOL communications & speaker development.
• Contribute to the overall integrated evidence generation activities within Global Medical Affairs for daratumumab. Responsible to ensure all global activities follow J&J Compliance principles, e.g. Health Care Compliance, etc.

• A Master’s degree or higher in a scientific/medical discipline (e.g. MD, PhD, PharmD, MPH or other Master’s level degree), with experience in Hematology is required.
• A minimum of 2 years of prior experience in a Medical Affairs role is required.
• A minimum of 6 years of combined relevant experience in a medical/clinical environment, scientific function in the pharmaceutical industry is required.
• Knowledge of TA products, both J&J and competitors, is required. Experience working within and contributing to highly matrixed, cross-functional work teams comprised of high-level managers and executives is required.
• A demonstrated track record of success within Medical Affairs, clinical environment and/or scientific function is required.
• Ability to partner cross culturally/regionally as well as an in-depth knowledge of study methodology, study data reviews and analysis is preferred.
• A global mindset, excellent knowledge of study execution, benefit risk management and lifecycle management are required.
• Highly innovative with the ability to drive a complex and changing environment and effectively manage/resolve issues within the TA is required.
• Strong experience developing and managing strategic relationships with medical experts/opinion leaders and proven business understanding is strongly desired. 

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Raritan-
Janssen Global Services, LLC (6085)
Job Function
Clinical Research non-MD
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