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Director of Medical Affairs

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Zürich
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: NAKE3004
  • Sector: Medical Affairs, EPM Scientific
  • Date posted: 30/04/2018
A leading Pharmaceutical company is seeking an experienced Medical Affairs Director to join their management team in Switzerland. This individual will support the Medical Affairs programme and lead a large team. This role reports directly to the VP of Medical Affairs.


Company Overview


The company is a respected member of the Pharmaceutical world, with aim of delivering innovative solutions to patients across a number of therapeutic areas.



  • Supports the Medical Affairs Global team  with regard to ongoing Medical Affairs activities
  • Works in close collaboration with teams in Regulatory, Clinical, and Safety
  • Collaborate with all Senior Management within Switzerland
  • Lead a large collaborative Medical team
  • Acts as an internal expert on the Medical Affairs for Switzerland
  • Contributes to the Medical part of meeting requests with KOL’s
  • Represent the company with Scientific leaders
  • Ensure Compliance with Internal and External Regulations and act as a member of the Compliance committee


  • MD Educated or equivalent
  • 6+ Years Medical Affairs Leadership Experience
  • Direct management Experience
  • Experience collaborating closely with Regulatory, Clinical and Safety teams
  • Country or Regional Medical Affairs responsibility
  • Good Drug Development and Lifecycle management Experience
  • Good Knowledge of Local, regional and Global Laws
  • Broad Therapeutic area Experience
  • Experience in a Matrix Structure
  • Fluent In English and German with strong Communication skills in both
  • An international work environment
  • Ongoing training and career development
  • An attractive, market-oriented salary aligned with your qualifications and including social benefits above average (e.g. company pension plans, health management



Apply here if you are interested in this opportunity or if you would like a confidential discussion about your career opportunities please contact


or phone +41 78 920 3330


[EPM Scientific] is a trading style of Phaidon International (Schweiz) GmbH. Phaidon International (Schweiz) GmbH of Freigutstrasse 26, 8002, Zurich, Switzerland

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