Johnson & Johnson Careers

Global Medical Affairs Senior Medical Director, CVM

Raritan, New Jersey
Medical Affairs

Job Description

Requisition ID: 4089180222

Janssen Global Services is currently recruiting for a Global Medical Affairs (GMAF) Senior Medical Director, CVM to be located in Raritan, NJ and may require up to 30% domestic and international 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 Global Services, LLC encompasses groups that provide leadership across critical business areas for Janssen including, Global Commercial Strategy Organization; Global Pharmaceuticals Communication and Public Affairs; U.S. Pharmaceuticals Procurement Group; and Pharmaceuticals Group Business Development.   
We are Janssen. Our mission drives us. Our patients inspire us. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it.
The Global Medical Affairs Senior Medical Director, CVM will be responsible for leading the clinical-commercial optimization for the product development and life cycle management strategies and plans for multiple products. You 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. 

You will be an integral member of the late stage development Compound Development Teams and will participate on the Global Commercial Team and as an ad hoc member of the clinical team. You will be responsible for the development of the global medical affairs plan that reflects prioritized regional needs, which are included in the overall Compound Development Plan. In addition, you will be accountable for the leading the global publication plans, global opinion leader relations, global medical education (including symposia, speaker training) and global advisory boards through launch of major life cycle management initiatives. You will also be responsible for facilitating and ensuring a consistent approach to global late stage Medical Affairs programs/activities globally.
In this exciting role, you will: 
  • Develop global medical affairs strategy and plan for the compound based on prioritized regional needs. 
  • Partner closely with the Vice President of Global Medical Affairs and other GMAF Leaders to ensure one franchise strategy. 
  • Work with the CDTs 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 for this late stage asset from phase IIa through phase IV. 
  • Be responsible for pre-launch medical activities of new indications for this product including Therapeutic Area global advisory boards, medical symposia and congress activities, in collaboration with functional leads of regional activity in these areas.
  • Be an active member of the core product CDTs and will lead a global Medical Affairs Team consisting of regionally designated Therapeutic Area Medical Affairs Leaders to create one medical affairs perspective and one "unified" voice on the CDT. 
In addition, you will also: 
  • Collaborate closely with 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. Lead global publications planning process oversight (with vendor support) including manuscripts, abstracts, posters and papers as well as pre-launch global KOL communications & speaker development. Review of manuscripts to ensure alignment with strategy and effective communication/presentation in internal and external audiences (e.g. Symposia). 
  • Responsible for review and approval of proposed evidence generation activities within Medical Affairs for [TA] products. Responsible to ensure all global activities follow J&J Compliance principles, e.g. Health Care Compliance, etc.

  • A minimum of a MD or equivalent is required
  • Experience in diabetes or endocrinology & metabolism therapeutic area is strongly preferred
  • Prior experience in a global medical affairs role is preferred
  • A minimum of 8 years of combined relevant experience in a medical/clinical environment and/or scientific function in the pharmaceutical industry is required
  • A demonstrated track record leading highly matrixed, cross-functional work teams or similar experience comprised of high-level managers and executives is preferred
  • Global diabetes experience is preferred
  • Proven ability to partner cross culturally/regionally is preferred 
  • In-depth knowledge of study methodology, study data reviews and analysis required
  • Excellent knowledge of study execution, benefit risk management and life-cycle management is preferred
  • Highly innovative with the ability to drive a complex and changing environment and effectively manage and resolve issues within the metabolism TA is preferred
  • Experience in developing and managing strategic relationships with medical experts/opinion leaders is required. 
  • This position will be located in Raritan, NJ and may require up to 30% domestic and international travel. 
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies are equal opportunity employers, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Raritan
Janssen Global Services, LLC (6085)
Job Function
Medical Affairs
Requisition ID