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Medical Science Liaison - TTR South Central

Company: Alnylam
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Job Description:

Sr. Manager, Medical Science Liaison - TTR South Central Alnylam is the world's leading RNA interference (RNAi) company. Founded in 2002, Alnylam was built upon a bold vision of turning scientific possibility into reality by harnessing the power of RNAi for human health as an innovative new class of medicines. We are a growing biopharmaceutical company with three approved medicines and a robust pipeline of investigational medicines focused in four strategic therapeutic areas: genetic medicines, cardio-metabolic diseases, infectious diseases, and central nervous system (CNS) and ocular diseases, including several in late-stage development. Headquartered in Cambridge, Mass., Alnylam employs over 1,500 people in 19 countries and is rapidly growing globally, with additional offices in Norton, Mass., Maidenhead, U.K., Zug, Switzerland, Amsterdam, Netherlands, and Tokyo, Japan. Alnylam is proud to have been recognized as one of The Boston Globe's Top Places to Work six years in a row (2015-2020), a Great Place to Work in the U.K. and Switzerland two years in a row (2019-2020) and a Science Magazine's Top Employer two years in a row (2019-2020). Please visit for more information. The Sr. Medical Science Liaison is a field-based scientific and clinical expert that strategically supports the medical and scientific objectives of Alnylam's investigational programs. He/she will be accountable to communicate the science and clinical application of RNAi to Healthcare Practitioners (HCPs). In addition, MSLs are expected to build strong cross-functional relationships with colleagues in Medical Affairs, Clinical Research, R, Patient Advocacy and Commercial Operations, while maintaining full compliance with all relevant company, industry, legal, and regulatory requirements. Potential candidates must live within geography. Partner closely with investigators and internal stakeholders to drive patient accrual. Identify key opinion leaders and cultivate a network of experts for key Alnylam disease areas. Develop, maintain, and execute US KOL and US Institution plans within respective geography. Conduct and implement a comprehensive disease awareness tactical plan within the respective geography. Collaborate with health care professionals to identify opportunities for the development of algorithms and guidelines to facilitate early diagnosis Provide in-depth drug mechanism of action and emerging clinical information to health care providers in the respective geography. Serve as a liaison to health care professionals and professional organizations and disease state advocacy groups. Support the efforts of patient support groups and educational foundations. Provide medical and scientific input into the planning and execution of advisory boards and work with experts to review speaker presentations and provide additional medical background where requested. Contribute to Alnylam's achievement of Company objectives for pre-approved products. Provide educational meeting support at scientific congresses. Coordinate required medical, legal, and regulatory review and approval of all field documents for distribution or presentation. Require 60-70% travel. Requirements: PhD, PharmD or MD with 1-3 years' industry experience. Proven basic science and/or clinical background to enable engagement of Health Care Professionals in a scientifically meaningful exchange. Prior experience in rare disease strongly preferred. Experience in clinical research, patient recruitment, and investigator-sponsored trials. Experience in medical education and KOL management. Effective communication of evidence based scientific information. Ability to work collaboratively and cross-functionally. Capable of managing shifting priorities in a rapidly changing and environment Decision-making and accountability. Clear alignment with Alnylam Core Values Commitment to People Innovation and Discovery Sense of Urgency Open Culture Passion for Excellence Preferred Qualifications: Research, clinical, scientific publication experience. Hard-working, energetic and passionate about making a meaningful difference for patients and their caregivers. Outstanding interpersonal skills, including building strong working relationships, and managing and resolving conflict. Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a highly matrixed environment; strongly team oriented. Superb communication skills; oral and written, including presentation skills. An unwavering commitment to upholding the highest ethical, legal, regulatory and scientific standards. Alnylam Pharmaceuticals is an EEO employer committed to an exciting, diverse, and enriching work environment.

Keywords: Alnylam, Cambridge , Medical Science Liaison - TTR South Central, Other , Cambridge, Massachusetts

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