Position at VMLY&R
In the VMLY&R Health Practice, we create connected health experiences. We resist the usual ways of seeing, doing and thinking - by harnessing creativity, technology and science to reimagine the entire connected health experience. Our goal? To create work that becomes part of people's lives, to drive value for our clients and, in the best of cases, to improve health outcomes and impact the world.
The Senior Scientific Director Is a scientific expert who is responsible for providing strategic direction to ensure that all program content Is aligned with clients' objectives and is medically accurate and valuable. It is the Senior Scientific Director's responsibility to ensure that work delivered to the client Is of the highest quality and consistently exceeds expectations -- he or she will be seen as a content expert and strategic resource by the client and will be expected to lead the client during meetings, workshops, and content review. As Senior Scientific Director, you may be called upon to contribute scientific acumen and medical marketing strategy to business across the healthcare capability within VMLY&R, including medical education, HCP promotion, and consumer. Furthermore, you will be expected to grow business organically and to actively contribute to new business efforts including pitches. You will also help to recruit, train, and nurture the more junior medical staff Including direct reports.
You have a passion for communicating about science and have a science background that has trained you to learn new therapeutic areas quickly. You enjoy thinking about creative ways to communicate data and disease state concepts and find it interesting when you can think about data in different ways. A strong desire to jump in and learn on the job is critical, as this is a collaborative and team-based environment. You have the ability and desire to work in a fast-paced environment where collaboration amongst not only other scientists, but also client engagement team members, strategists, and clients is common and is a key to success. If you are interested in having the potential to expand beyond medical education and explore other capabilities within healthcare marketing, then VMLY&R is the place for you!
As part of the WPP Group, VMLY&R offers one of the best overall compensation packages in the business.
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VMLY&R is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.