South San Francisco
California, United States of America
Who We Are
At Roche, 82,000 people across 150 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we’ve become one of the world’s leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity.
The Medical Director at Genentech puts patients and science at the center of all actions. They drive medical tactics aimed at maximizing medical progress. They collaborate to drive timely data generation and dissemination. They are expected to maintain an in-depth understanding of the medical strategy and relevant clinical and payer issues, while ensuring Genentech's partners understand key trends and shifts in the external healthcare landscape. They serve as the guardian for high standards of compliance, ethics and safety. This role is organized within a network of experts, and therefore may at any time be performing a variety of medical activities, as needed.
We are seeking a dynamic medical leader in neuroinflammation / neuroscience to join the US Medical Affairs network of scientists at Genentech. The Medical Director will provide exceptional clinical and scientific leadership for medical affairs activities in the area of multiple sclerosis and related disorders.
With an aim of generating and communicating medical evidence that helps practitioners, patients and payers make good health care decisions, the successful candidate exhibits outstanding communication and leadership skills and builds strong relationships with key stakeholders in the MS community.
This individual will lead the execution of medical activities within the context of the US health care environment that, depending on specific areas of responsibility, may include clinical study design and monitoring; clinical and health economic data analysis, interpretation and publications; medical content development and review; clinical training and insights generation; and scientific exchange and collaboration.
This position will also represent the US Medical function within cross functional teams and initiatives at Genentech, within the Roche global organization, and in external customer facing engagements. This role demands strong communication skills, the ability to lead fit-for-purpose teams in a matrix environment, and a mindset to engage in purposeful partnerships to solve complex multi-disciplinary challenges.
As a Medical Director you are expected to:
Who you are
A leader with a strong scientific and clinical background in neurological disease with a passion for making medical progress for people living with MS. You are looking for a company where you have the opportunity to positively impact peoples’ health, and where a job title does not define who you are professionally but is the starting point of what you can achieve.
Qualifications, Experience and Skills
This position is located in South San Francisco and has up to 40% travel time.
A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.
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