Senior Medical Science Liaison - Seoul, South Korea

Location: South Korea - Field based

Division: Medical Affairs

Company: Vifor Pharma

Seniority Level: Manager

Medha Khanna

Senior Talent Acquisition Manager

+41 58 852 90 82

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Vifor Pharma has an excellent opportunity for a Senior Medical Science Liaison to join our medical affairs team in South Korea. As a part of our medical affairs team, the Medical Science Liaison will defend Vifor Pharma's interests in iron deficiency anemia and also work on our orphan product in the pipeline. 
This is an exciting opportunity to work in an end to end MSL role where you can gain experience of working with a wide range of therapy area experts.

The territory includes Seoul but will have some nation-wide travel. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Identify, develop and maintain relationships with KOLs, HCPs and professional organizations to facilitate scientific engagement, scientific exchange and medical information
  • Serve as scientific expert for internal and external customers
  • Ensure dissemination of medical information and partner with key influencers and capture insights and opportunities for Vifor Pharma
  • Strategically plan and organize work to effectively achieve medical goals through KOL engagement, key account medical support, training and other appropriate activities 
  • Support the development, implementation and completion of medical activities including advisory boards, congress symposia, hospital meetings and speaker programs 
  • Development of presentation material for clinical sessions, advisory boards, investigators meetings and training
  • Support company sponsored clinical research and IIS process including understanding research requirements, procedures and processes
  • Serve as a medical resource for internal medical training
  • Support activities related to planning, execution and reporting of clinical trials / registries national or international in coordination with external vendor.
  • Provide medical support for patient and formulary access of Vifor Pharma products following global and local policies and procedures 
  • Ensure all activities and interactions are conducted in compliance with applicable local and global laws, regulations, guidelines and company policies and procedures


As a Medical Science Liaison, you must have the following profile:
  • PhD, Pharm D or Health related degree
  • Previous experience in a Medical Science Liaison role is a plus
  • Experience in clinical research and GCP training 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in Korean and good oral and written communication skills in English (if not local language)
  • Demonstrable experience in literature review and analysis
  • Strong presentation and KOL management skills
  • Demonstrable ability to build external and internal relationships through strong communication, influencing and collaborative networking skills.
  • Ability to travel 60% of the time
If this opportunity is of interest to you, please apply by submitting your updated CV via our careers portal.

About Us

Vifor Pharma Group is a global pharmaceuticals company. It holds a leading position in all its core business activities and consists of the following companies: Vifor Pharma and Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma (a joint company with Fresenius Medical Care). Vifor Pharma Group is listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange (SIX Swiss Exchange, VIFN, ISIN: CH0364749348).

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