Medical Director, Oncology

Salary & Benefits
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Oncology Medical Affairs
Report to Position
Head, EMEA Medical Affairs, Oncology
EMEA Knowledge Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Business Area
Application Deadline
15 February 2019

Full Job Description

Your new role

As a Medical Director within Eisai’s Oncology Medical Affairs Team, you will be responsible for providing scientific, medical & technical support to the EMEA, Russia & Australia region across our Oncology portfolio.


The role offers an excellent, broad range of medical affairs focuses including:

  • Developing & implementing plans in line with global medical affairs strategies;

  • KOL activity support;

  • Working closely with commercial & marketing teams (e.g. promotional copy design, brand reviews, market research, advisory boards, and support to EMEA affiliates);

  • Working in collaboration with clinical teams on phase 4 trials.

  • Signatory of materials.


What are we looking for?

You will have a qualification in a Medical, Pharmacist or Scientific discipline (or equivalent), combined with demonstrated experience in a Medical Affairs function gained within the Pharmaceutical industry. Specific experience in Oncology is essential, although we are open to full field including solid tumour, haematology, oncology pain, immuno-oncology etc.


For those from a Medical background, experience in clinical practice would be advantageous.


Due to the regional nature of the role, you must be willing to travel within the EMEA, Russia & Australia territory.


What we offer in return

Eisai offers a competitive salary and excellent wider benefits package.


You will also be based from our excellent Knowledge Centre facility, which provides a great, collaborative working environment coupled with a campus feel including facilities such as restaurant, coffee shop and dry cleaning services.


What you need to do next

If you are interested in this position, please click the ‘click here to apply’ at the bottom or top of this advert. On submitting an application please include a copy of your CV for review. On applying, you will be asked for your current salary / package details, your notice period and your current location - applications without this information may not be considered.


If you have any questions, please contact us on


We aim to respond to all successful applications as soon as possible. However please note unfortunately due to the volume of applications received we are unable to respond to unsuccessful applications.