Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Global Medical Affairs Physician MD

Your tasks and responsibilities


The primary responsibilities of this role, Global Medical Affairs Physician MD, are to: 


  • Provide the medical strategy for global phase iv medical affairs;
  • Plan and coordinate the design, conduct, analysis, reporting and publication of SBU Oncology Global Phase IV Medical Affairs studies;
  • Provide strategic review of Oncology IIRs and Post-marketing studies;
  • Ensure all regional studies are consistent with agreed global medical strategy, as mentioned in the medical plan;
  • Provide medical expertise and insight on commercial issues through membership of the Oncology Brand Strategic Team (BST’s);
  • Plan and conduct scientific advisory boards with key opinion leaders and external customers;
  • Represent SBU viewpoint on products to key opinion leaders, scientific advisors, health authorities and to other external stakeholders;
  • Provide medical affairs input to global clinical development programs;
  • Provide medical probability of success and feasibility assessments to global marketing colleagues in relation to SBU products;
  • Provide medical review of promotional material from the BST for global use e.g. product monographs, brochures, press releases, questions and answers and field communications;
  • Lead medical affairs activity connected to the BST scientific publication process, global KOL development programs and global medical congress activity;
  • Provide medical affairs input to core labeling and Pharmacovigilance documents for marketed products (e.g. risk management plans and benefit analysis for risk-benefit assessments);
  • Establish and lead medical affairs matrix teams for global brands in oncology.


Who you are


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Medical doctor (physician) with advanced postgraduate;
  • Medical training/experience, in Oncology;
  • A minimum of 3-10 years of experience in clinical development and/or medical affairs function of a global healthcare organization or disease or therapeutic area knowledge in both existing drugs and new fields of exploration;
  • Understanding of drug development process over different stages;
  • Experience of developing and delivering presentations and publications in English;
  • Strong written and oral communication skills;
  • A strong global mindset;
  • Understanding of global regulations and guidelines;
  • Experience of effectively managing risk and compliance issues;
  • Experience of managing teams across cultures and geographies;
  • Experience of participating in cross-functional teams;
  • Experience of working across and building effective working;
  • Relationships between functions;
  • Proven record of relationship building, both internally and externally to the organization;
  • High degree of fluency in written and verbal English is required;
  • Great oral presentation skills.


****Position can be located in Whippany, NJ or Cambridge, MA

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.


Country: United States
Location: MA-Cambridge, NJ-Whippany