Skip Navigation

Job Title

Job category

Science

Search jobs by matching your skills with LinkedIn

Sign up for job alerts

Or search again

Search by city

Location:
Hod HaSharon, Central District, Israel
Job reference: R-051160
Posted date: May. 19, 2019
Apply

At AstraZeneca we turn ideas into life changing medicines. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. We're focused on the potential of science to address the unmet needs of patients around the world. We commit to those areas where we think we can really change the course of medicine and bring big new ideas to life. As an Oncology Diagnostics Manager in the Israel, you'll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients' lives.

AstraZeneca's vision in Oncology is to help patients by redefining the cancer-treatment paradigm, with the aim of bringing six new cancer medicines to patients between 2013 and 2020. A broad pipeline of next-generation medicines is focused principally on four disease areas - breast, ovarian, lung and hematological cancers. As well as other tumor types, these are being targeted through four key platforms - immunotherapy, the genetic drivers of cancer and resistance, DNA damage repair, and antibody drug conjugates, underpinned by personalized healthcare and bio-marker technologies.

Our Marketing efforts include medical education opportunities and digital channels of communication that support high standards of medical education through collaborative environments such as interactions with peer groups, virtual seminars, conferences and local physician networks. We are committed to delivering consistently high ethical standards of sale and marketing practices worldwide. We are driven by the desire to develop innovative medicines that bring hope and improves lives.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

As a Diagnostic Manager you will leverage your current diagnostic market and clinical test market experience that will make an impact within a large, global pharmaceutical company. This is a newly developed group with an exciting start-up, entrepreneurial feel that will provide a position of treatment options for patients.

You will ensure the timely, high quality in-market companion diagnostics / testing solutions to enable optimal treatment throughout the patient journey. An important element of this role is therefore to work collaboratively with the regional sales team and execute on tactical plans with a good understanding of clinical operational issues on the testing pathway. You will work in appropriate coordination with the Field Sales Team, Medical Scientific Liaisons, and execute on tactical plans with a good understanding of clinical operational issues on the testing pathway.

You will Identify and develop relationships with, scientific experts: Laboratory decision makers, Pathologists, Oncologists and Molecular Pathologists, share appropriate, approved, educational information on diagnostics to the heads of clinical Laboratories and their staff, deliver highly technical data presentations, and educate on the need for diagnostic quality assurance (QA) programs. In addition, you will Identify barriers to testing through partnerships with diagnostic companies, lab networks, and Health Care Professionals (HCPs), develop strategies to support and educate on appropriate testing, adhere to the AZ Code of Conduct, Standards, and SOPs as well as comply with all regulatory and compliance requirements.

Essential Requirements:

MA Degree in life sciences, medical or pharmacy degree

At least 2 or more years of experience in diagnostic market; preferably Oncology experience

Expertise in discussing scientific content and context to multiple audiences

Project management experience

Desirable Requirements

Strong teamwork and collaboration skills

Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills

Proven experience with a broad base of external customers including patients, prescribers, payors, providers

Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills

Thorough knowledge of diagnostic test regulatory environment

Strong leadership attributes to set direction, generate commitment, balance short and long term needs, constructively resolve issues

Proven demonstration of effective cross-functional project team leadership

Next Steps – Apply today!

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete the full application on our website at your earliest convenience – it is the only way that our Recruiter and Hiring Manager can know that you feel well qualified for this opportunity.  If you know someone who would be a great fit, please share this posting with them.

AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law.

Apply
Oncology Diagnostics Manager
Commercial Non-Sales

Sign up for job alerts

If you would like to sign up for email job alerts for future roles with AstraZeneca or MedImmune you can do so using the form below. We will only use the details you provide below to inform you about future vacancies that match your search criteria if and when they become available. The details you provide on this page will not be used to send unsolicited communication and will not be sold to a third party.

 

You can select as many categories and locations as you wish.

Interested InSelect a job category from the list of options. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.

  • Commercial Non-Sales, Hod HaSharon, Central District, IsraelRemove