Medical Affairs Executive

Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire Salary: £30.00 - £33.50 per hour
Sector: Pharmaceuticals Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Matt Henocq

Medical Affairs Executive


The Medical Affairs Executive will provide medical support to the Northern Europe Area: contributing to new product devevelopment and launches, approval of promotional activities in accordance with relevant legislation and to assist in the provision of accurate clinical and technical information service for my clients products.


  • Provide medical review and approval of promotional materials and activities in accordance with applicable Codes of Practice and regulations, Company policy and any other relevant regulations
  • Assist in development of new claims for key brands
  • Partner and collaborate with internal departments as appropriate e.g. Hub Marketing, Regulatory Affairs (UK/Ireland/Nordics), Customer Development, Shopper Marketing, Customer Services, and Commercial Activation Managers (Ireland/Nordics)
  • Assist in the defence of key claims upon challenge by competitor companies and challenge on competitor advertising as appropriate
  • Assist in writing and amending SmPCs (Summary of Product Characteristics), PILs (Patient Information Leaflets) and label information
  • Participate in the production of written documents, including clinical overviews and umbrella branding statements to be submitted to regulatory agencies as required, with support from Senior Medical Affairs Executives
  • Liaise with 3rd party outsourcing agents to ensure that enquiries are handled efficiently, accurately and in a timely manner
  • Provide a Medical Affairs service to in-house personnel (e.g. Regulatory, Marketing and Sales), seeking advice from more Senior members of the Medical team where necessary
  • Where required, assist senior members of the team in the development and evolution of processes and procedures e.g. SOPs / Working Practices
  • Ensure external stakeholders (e.g. PAGB) are informed of new product launches or discontinuations in a timely manner
  • Populate and maintain in-house Medical Affairs systems (e.g. Core claims database)

Job requirements:

  • Degree in Pharmacy or a Life Science (preferred 2:1 or above)
  • Experience in the Pharmaceutical/OTC Industry within a medical role (must have copy review experience if a medical information background)
  • Working knowledge of relevant advertising codes of practice (PAGB/ABPI) desirable
  • Experience within consumer healthcare / OTC an advantage

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