Neurogene exists to provide medicines to cure or substantially improve the lives of families and people living with neurologic impairment. The day to day difficulty of caring for someone with a devastating neurologic disorder is a heavy burden for families, and we imagine a world where families no longer have to hear the message that their rare disease has no treatment. As an employee of Neurogene, you will be helping to make this dream a reality, and part of a culture of people in a start-up environment on a mission to make the world a better place!
The Manager/Sr Manager/Associate Director, Medical Affairs will contribute to Medical Affairs strategy and implement tactical plans for Neurogene’s indications. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and innovative physician or scientist with biopharmaceutical industry and/or academic clinical trials experience, preferably in pediatric neurology or genetics. Fellowship-trained pediatric neurologists without industry or clinical trial experience will also be considered. This individual will work cross-functionally with colleagues in Regulatory, Development, Patient Advocacy, Compliance, and Business Development.
Essential Functions required for the position include the following:
· Executing on medical tactics aligned with medical strategy and objectives.
· Collaborating with cross-functional colleagues to ensure that Medical needs are supported and appropriately prioritized
· Serving as content expert in relevant disease areas
· Reviewing, approving, and accountability for materials as part of the legal medical regulatory review committee
· Developing and executing aligned tactics to maximize scientific communications and publications efforts
· Analyzing the benefits and risk aspects of an assigned therapeutic candidate
· Creating education materials for internal and external training
· Staying up-to-date on new data and developments in the field
· Developing and maintaining strong relationships with key opinion leaders in relevant therapeutic areas
· MD/PhD/DO/PharmD with biopharmaceutical industry experience or clinical trial experience in pediatric neurology, genetics, or gene therapy preferred.
· Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
· Critical thinking and roll-up-your sleeves attitude
· Superior organization and mastery of MS Office
· Superior written and oral communication skills and computer skills
· Rigorous work ethic with a focus on detail and high-quality results
· Ability to work in a matrixed environment (“dotted-line” authority)
· Ability to travel (up to 25% of work time)