Global Principle Medical Advisor

Field of work:  Regulatory & Medical
Posting Date:  26-May-2023

Location: Copenhagen 2750, , Denmark 
Contract type: Permanent 
Job ID: 623


Role Description

Are you an experienced Medical Advisor with experience within Non-Interventional Studies who is motivated by joining a strong team dedicated to making a difference for patients suffering from Atopic Dermatitis? If so, then we want to hear from you! 

LEO Pharma has embarked on an ambitious journey to become the preferred dermatology care partner improving people’s lives around the world – and that is why we need you. Major challenges, big responsibility and on-going development are guaranteed in this position.  

In Global Medical Affairs tralokinumab you will work with the global non-interventional study, TRACE, which serves as a cornerstone for our post approval data generation for tralokinumab helping people with atopic dermatitis live more fulfilling lives by advancing the standard of care. 

Your role

The role is dedicated to developing a strategic data analysis and communication plan for TRACE. The position holder must pull together the TRACE local data generation needs in collaboration with the affiliates as well as Global HEOR and Market Access needs. The TRACE derived solutions have to be integrated into the Global plan for data generation and communication for TRACE and aligned with the Global Publication plan to ensure optimal impact. 


  • Develop a data gap analysis and understand the various stakeholders’ data needs and develop a comprehensive data generation plan for the TRACE NIS
  • Develop a publication strategy based on the data generation plan, in collaboration with Global Publication and Global HEOR/Market Access colleagues and Affiliates
  • Develop strong relationship with core Affiliates and ensure their input into the strategy and execution
  • High levels of thought leader management including consultation with customers on comparative effectiveness, place in therapy, and appropriate use of supported products
  • Communicate scientific, clinical, health outcomes research objectives to internal stakeholders with varying levels of NIS expertise
  • Assist in the training of LEO personnel
  • Collaborate with Global functions, brand and project teams as needed.
  • Understand local NIS needs and optimize data to be captured in order to support differentiation of the product 
  • Provides leadership and acts as a strategic interface with  KOLs and home office senior management to provide ongoing input for corporate strategic plans

You can look forward to travel approximately 40 to 50 days per year.

 Your qualifications 

 To succeed in this role, we imagine that you have the following qualifications:


  • Terminal or Doctorate degree or MSc with relevant experience required
  • A minimum of 5 years post-graduate experience in pharmaceutical industry is required
  • Minimum of 3 years of previous experience of setting up NIS studies in a Medical Affairs position 
  • Experience with working with stakeholders outside of US
  • Deep understanding of NIS data generation from Medical as well as training in methodology is key
  • Deep understanding of Medical Affairs, safety or related disciplines to generate valuable evidence from retrospective and prospective studies
  • Experience of collaborating with Market Access and HEOR is a plus but not a pre-requisite
  • Experience in dermatology or related experience highly desirable
  • Demonstrated business and scientific acumen
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and effectively communicate scientific information is imperative 
  • Strong presentation and teaching skills

As a person, you have a high level of interactive communication skills as well as presentation skills. You have the ability to build and maintain effective working relationships throughout all levels of the organization, and ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage ever-changing priorities in a structured mode. You are a problem solver with an excellent stakeholder management skills.
Contact and application

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Let's pioneer together

At LEO Pharma, we help people with skin diseases live fulfilling lives by advancing dermatology beyond the skin. We drive dermatology with our knowledge, collaboration, and curiosity, and we are at the forefront of science in developing new medicines. Furthermore, LEO Pharma is a leader in thrombosis with a specific focus on cancer associated thrombosis. Leveraging our experience within venous thromboembolic diseases, we continue to engage the medical community and provide support with scientific education and training within this special area of care. At LEO Pharma, we put patients first in everything we do, and this is what makes us different! For us, pioneering together is about constantly improving and extending what’s possible for each other, our company, and our patients.  


At LEO Pharma, we believe that our different perspectives, backgrounds, and attitudes are what enable us to make the best decisions, foster an inclusive culture, and meet the needs of the market we operate in. Therefore, we encourage you to apply for the position if you are excited about the role – even if you don’t meet every single requirement listed, you might be just the pioneer we are looking for. We believe in flexibility in all aspects - also when it comes to supporting our employees' diverse needs, hence, we offer hybrid work opportunities whenever possible.


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