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VP, Medical Director

VP, Medical Director

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US-NY-New York
DDB Health

About this job



Title: VP, Medical Director


Company/Location: DDB Health, New York


Department/Discipline: Medical & Scientific Affairs



  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams, both internal and client, to define strategic medical objectives for brands
  • Represents MSA in business development initiatives
  • Partner with LAB team to identify business opportunities on existing brands
  • Mentor team members and inspire department to higher strategic thinking
  • Management of direct reports
  • Act as a liaison between the agency and key consultants/opinion leaders
  • Spearhead research initiatives
  • Collaborate with Account Services to manage client relationships
  • Contribute regularly to internal knowledge management efforts


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Candidates must have MD, PharmD, or PhD with 5 or more years prior industry experience
    • Therapeutic expertise in oncology or cardiovascular is preferred, but not required
    • Must be able to present yourself, the agency, and your recommendations in an articulate, dynamic, and professional manner
    • Requires a strong desire to drive strategic development, lead a collaborative team, and immerse him/her in a variety of new assignments
    • Leadership skills including the ability to motivate and develop talent