Infectious Diseases Medical Science Liaison – South Central The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) will represent our Client and its marketed product on a peer-to-peer level, engaging in clinically-based exchanges with national, regional and local Infectious Disease Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) and treaters, and tertiary audiences including Managed Care Organizations (MCOs), Pharmacy and Therapeutics (P&T) Committees and Payers. The MSL will perform a variety of clinically focused activities ranging from developing corporate awareness of the Client Company to increasing awareness of the Product as an effective antibiotic for infections, including MRSA. The MSLs will be regionally deployed and aligned by districts that will be based on key institution/KOL presence. Qualified candidates will possess hospital/institutional based experience and have an understanding of the pharmaceutical compliance and regulatory environment. Ideally candidates will also have a minimum of one (1) year MSL experience in infectious diseases or critical care. Position Locations: South Central, Great Lakes, Mid-Atlantic, Mountain, West, Northeast Please apply at the TMAC Careers Center: http://tmac.hodesiq.com/ Duties and Responsibilities: Build and strengthen professional relationships with institutional–based local, regional, national KOLs, physicians and hospital infection control staff. Serve as a key clinical/scientific resource to these KOLs and institutions. Maintain thorough and up-to-date knowledge of disease state, clinical information and product data within the Infectious Disease (ID) arena. Deliver clinical presentations to MCOs and accounts, optimally achieving formulary status. Ascertain critical competitive intelligence through one-on-ones, group presentations and attendance at medical meetings and appropriately communicate information back to senior management. Support Clinical/R&D in the identification and facilitation of IISs/IITs and other research initiatives. Support medical education initiatives such as Speaker Development, Advisory Board Support and serve as a resource to review materials for medical accuracy. Provide technical support and training to field commercial and managed markets account teams once hired. Qualifications: Advanced clinical/health science degree: PharmD, PhD, MD or equivalent; Board Certification a plus Minimum two years clinical experience within infectious disease arena (hospital/institutional– based preferred) Industry MSL experience preferred Managed care experience a plus Established track record of effective and influential oral presentations within the healthcare profession Knowledge of FDA compliance and regulatory requirements Demonstrated expertise in drug information communication Ability to integrate and work in cross functional network Exceptional organizational and time management skills Excellent oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills Ability to travel, locally and regionally combined, up to 70% (7-10 overnights per month) Valid driver’s license Company Description: The Medical Affairs Company (TMAC) offers pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and medical device clients a complete array of outsourcing capabilities for medical affairs activities. Through strategic and tactical Medical Science Liaison (MSL) programs, as well as MSL Consulting and Medical Communications support, TMAC provides both unmatched value and service to the pharmaceutical industry. Our greatest strength is our focus: Medical and Scientific Affairs—it is our only business. Whether you have products in development or already on the market, we can help you optimize product awareness and understanding through customized MSL and Medical Communications solutions. TMAC's success is predicated on the fact that the entire management team has significant Medical Affairs expertise and has been actively engaged in the contract medical affairs sector since 1997.