Remote – Medical Scientific Expert – Oncology

Job Type: permanent
Region: Europe
Area: Switzerland
Location: Switzerland
Posted: 23rd March 2021

I am exclusively partnered with a world-leading global pharmaceutical company. In preparation for multiple launches in the area of solid tumours, my client is expanding their oncology medical affairs department. Currently, we seek a medical scientific expert in oncology to join the Swiss affiliate to serve as the internal and external spokesperson within solid tumours for the medical affairs team.

As a Medical Scientific Expert, you will bridge the gap between late phase clinical development and launch readiness, providing strategic input to support launch and commercialisation of multiple therapeutics.

If you have a passion for oncology currently working in the Pharmaceutical, Biotech or CRO industry, I welcome you to read further.


  • Function at the internal and external medical expert related to the scientific information needs of all local/regional customers within oncology
  • Define scientific and creative input; contribute to the development, review, and approval of promotional materials for the brand team.
  • Take a leadership role in defining the patient journey and corresponding decisions based on his/her medical knowledge.
  • Prepare or review scientific information in response to customer questions or media requests.
  • Support training of local medical personnel, including medical and/or outcome liaisons and health outcomes staff.
  • Collaborate with clinical research staff in the design, conduct and reporting of local clinical trials.
  • Ensure that the clinical operations team has documented the completion of administrative requirements for study initiation and conduct.
  • Provide medical expertise and input to regulatory requirements within the team
  • Participate and lead advisory committees.
  • Responsible for the scientific training of the clinical study team.
  • Collaborate proactively and productively with all alliance, business, and vendor partners.


  • MD, PhD or Pharmacist
  • Expertise in Solid tumours advantageous
  • Demonstrable experience within the Pharmaceutical, Biotech or CRO industry
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, teamwork, organizational and negotiation skills
  • Ability to engage in domestic and international travel to the degree appropriate to support the business of the team.
  • Fluent in English and French, verbal and written communication, German advantageous


  • Competitive salary
  • Enhanced bonus scheme
  • Company Car
  • Market leading pension scheme
  • Attractive remote working flexibility
  • Long term incentives
  • 30+ days holiday
  • Complete relocation package
  • Clear development pathway

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