Associate Director/Director, Medical Affairs

We are looking for a Associate Director/Director, Medical Affairs

About Hemab

Is a clinical-stage biotech company developing the first prophylactic therapeutics for serious, underserved bleeding and thrombotic disorders. Based in Cambridge, MA and Copenhagen, Denmark, Hemab is progressing a pipeline of monoclonal and bispecific antibody-based therapeutics to transform the treatment paradigm for patients with high unmet need. While patients with common bleeding and thrombotic disorders have had access to preventative treatments for more than a half-century, no such measures exist for less-common disorders. For these tens of thousands of men, women, and children, life is paralyzingly unpredictable. It’s time to ensure that every patient with a clotting disorder has the security and peace of mind they deserve. Our teams are global, diverse and committed to collaboration, excellent research and swift development of our potential therapies. 

We're Seeking

A dynamic Medical Affairs professional who embodies innovation, technological adeptness, and a drive to redefine biotech through groundbreaking strategies and patient-centric approaches in Medical Affairs. This will be an early hire for the Medical Affairs organization and will require someone with broad experience and an ability to navigate multiple tasks across a broad spectrum of activities. The position involves a strong external orientation and will require prioritizing innovative methods to enhance relationships with healthcare professionals, boost clinical trial participation, and generate valuable insights.

Your Role

  • Medical Expertise and Disease Education: Provide in-depth knowledge about rare diseases, treatment options, and Hemab's advancements. Educate healthcare professionals, patients, and caregivers with the latest information
  • Clinical Research Support: Work alongside clinical research teams, bridge the gap with external investigators, and ensure our trials reflect the needs of the rare disease community
  • Stakeholder Engagement: Foster strong relationships with healthcare providers, payers, and research institutions, addressing their needs and concerns in rare disease management
  • Cross-functional Collaboration: Partner with clinical development, regulatory affairs, and commercial teams to craft a unified external strategy
  • Patient Advocacy and Support: Be an advocate for rare disease patients, working with patient groups to enhance education and support
  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensure adherence to regulatory and legal standards, staying abreast of evolving regulations
  • Scientific Communication: Represent Hemab in regional and global congresses, ensuring accurate scientific communication to diverse audiences
  • Feedback and Reporting: Collect and report feedback from healthcare professionals and patients, using it to inform and improve our strategies and products

Qualifications and Essential Skills

  • Education: Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in a life sciences discipline (preferred). An equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience will be considered.
  • Experience: 8-10 years of experience in Medical Affairs or a scientific role, with a proven track record of building and fostering strong external relationships.
  • Scientific Expertise: Strong background in clinical research, drug development, and Medical Affairs.
  • Strategic Thinking: Ability to tackle complex challenges related to market access, diagnosis rates, and healthcare gaps in the rare disease space.
  • Innovation & Adaptability: A demonstrated history of embracing new technologies and adapting to changing priorities within a dynamic environment.
  • Communication & Collaboration: Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, with exceptional written and verbal communication abilities. Adept at collaborating effectively in a cross-functional team environment.
  • Project Management: Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, prioritizing effectively, and meeting deadlines.
  • Location: this role is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Travel: Willingness to travel domestically and internationally up to 40%.
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Associate Director/Director, Medical Affairs

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