Country Medical Director (m/f/d)

  • Zürich
  • Pfizer
All over the world, Pfizer colleagues are working together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. As we continue to develop healthcare products and expand our business globally, we are consistently looking for new talents. Right now, we are seeking highly qualified candidates to fill the position:Country Medical Director (m/f/d)This is what you can look forward to:Role responsibilitiesDirectly leads all medical affairs functions, ensuring operational excellence for customer-facing medical, evidence generation, medical enablement functions, ​etc.Partners with the Country Manager to ensure alignment with country strategies and represents all medical functions at Country Leadership Team;​Represents the immediate point of reference to the Medical-scientific representative of Pfizer to external stakeholders, such as KOL’s, Industry Bodies, Regulatory Authorities, Government & Payers (in partnership with appropriate functional lines) as well as during Business Development discussions.​Represents Pfizer through relationships with medical associations, societies, academic medical centers and industry associations ​In partnership with Global Medical Affairs, ensures Scientific Leadership and TA expertise by rigorous training and a local- global medical alignment asset by asset​Flawlessly lead execution of glocal strategies, ensuring appropriate X-BU resource allocation to execute medical plans​Leads medical quality and compliance teams with respect to inspections, corporate governance and related complaints​Chairs a Country Medical Leadership Team (CMC or other)with the purpose of aligning strategies, operational excellence, optimized resource allocation, maintaining compliance and information flow as well as to facilitate the resolution of issues that arise within any medical team or non-commercial enabling functions​Represents the [Country] medical and platform functions in the Country Management Forum (CMF), and ensures direct representation in the CMF, when appropriate​The Role reports to the Western Europe Cluster Medical LeadLeadership​Role model of Pfizer’s values and behaviors, embracing the company’s purpose of breakthroughs that change patients’ lives​Strong record of scientific leadership, peer-to-peer external relations, academic and/or clinical work​Able to provide scientific guidance, insights and expertise across the Pfizer portfolio and different TAs​Embraces lightspeed mindset -, challenges the status quo, and empowers teams to do their best work​Track record of building non-traditional, innovative medical affairs organizations at the cutting-edge of science, medical mission, and evolving trends​Strong record of growing and maintaining high-performing and -functioning talent, able to transform low performance​Inspirational leader whom colleagues trust and look up to - thrives on transformation and understands and articulates change​Collaboration​Life science partnerships​IMI initiatives​Proactive media coverage​Serves on hospital and society boards, collaborates with or member of industry boards​What you offer:M.D.Adept pharmaceutical knowledge​Ability and willingness to discuss innovation and pharma​Active member of pharmaceutical associations / patient associationsStrong business acumen with financial and accounting knowledge in life sciences​Business decision-making at hospitals and pharmaceutical companies ​Financial impact forecasting for various stakeholder groups (patients, etc.)​Fluency in German and English, French is a plusSuccessful experience in a complex organizationExcellent communication skillsHolds people accountable and builds effective teamsStrategic and innovative thinking; demonstrates business acumenLeads change and acts decisivelyCommits to “One Pfizer”Anticipates customer and market needsWhat we offer:An attractive overall employment package (compensation, vacation, pension) in a world-leading companyAn exciting, fast-paced environmentFriendly, open and collaborative company cultureBeing part of a local as well as an interdisciplinary teamFlexible working hoursOpportunities to engage in social projectsCompany-paid health activity programGreat growth- and development opportunitiesHealth programs for all employeesThe opportunity to engage in social projectsConvinced? We are looking forward to your convincing online application with all complete documents, which you can upload at the “Resume/CV” section of the “My Experience” page. Apply today via . Please note that we can only accept applications via our online portal.LI-PFEMedical