About the job

The Global Scientific Communications - Publications Head, Immunology Alliance Products, oversees the development and execution of the scientific data dissemination/publication planning, and medical communication/education strategy for the Immunology (Dermatology/ Respiratory/ Allergy/ Inflammation) alliance products (Dupixent and Itepekimab)

Main responsibilities:

-You will oversee the planning and development of internal and external data dissemination and communications while leading the team to deliver:

  • Strategic publication planning and execution, including the development of abstract submissions to medical and scientific congresses, posters, and platform presentations, manuscripts, and journal publication enhancements.

  • Scientific communications strategic planning and resource development, including scientific platforms, lexicons, and FAQs/backgrounders, while supporting content development for advisory boards.

  • Medical education planning, including content development for live education programs and congress symposia, online education, multichannel HCP education, field medical tools, slide decks, and medical booth resources.

  • This role reports to the Head of Medical Franchise Immunology for Alliance Products(Dupixent and Itepekimab).

-Effective collaboration with external authors and academic experts in the fields of dermatology, respiratory, and allergy/immunology is essential to drive execution of high quality and relevant publications and medical education materials to address educational and data gaps and inform decision making.

-In addition to investigators/authors, a key element of this role involves managing scientific agencies and requires working closely with cross-functional teams and internal stakeholders, particularly from Research and Clinical Development, to drive the data generation strategy and integration of scientific, clinical, and business priorities.

You should have experience and a proven track record of success in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry managing teams, with a strong background in scientific research, publication planning, medical communications, and medical affairs activities.

About you

  • Advance degree in life sciences or pharmaceutical sciences (PhD, PharmD, MD) with significant years of relevant medical affairs experience.

  • Significant years pharma/biotech industry global.

  • A minimum of 5 years as team manager in key market/global teams.

  • Ability to interpret and critique scientific and medical data with respect to scientific and business implications are essential.

  • Experience and demonstrated skill in the analysis, communication, and presentation of complex scientific and medical data.

  • Track record of successfully developing peer-reviewed publications is required.

  • Exemplary customer facing skills, and ability to collaborate with external Key Opinion Leaders on data dissemination strategies in a credible, responsive and customer focused manner is a necessity.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, written and verbal; comfortable and experienced in making presentations.

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a matrix environment.

  • Experience collaborating with and supporting international medical scientific teams.

  • Knowledge of industry guidelines pertaining to data dissemination (e.g., CONSORT, ICMJE, GPPs) and interactions with health care providers (e.g., PhRMA Code, AdvaMed guidelines).

  • Domestic and international travel (20-30%) required (in non-COVID environment).

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.