Dendreon is seeking a Director for Medical Affairs Communications and Intelligence (MACI) to provide strategic and operational direction for the development and execution of field and medical affairs communications and competitive intelligence in support of the clinical immunotherapy and HEOR initiatives with Dendreon Pharmaceuticals, LLC.
The successful candidate will lead the Medical Affairs Communications and Intelligence function, and develop and execute the strategies relevant to medical communications for sipuleucel-T. These activities will include, but are not limited to, the development of scientific and medical communication resources such as slide decks, clinical/scientific FAQs, literature surveillance, and competitive intelligence collections. The role will have a key part in the organization and scientific content development for Dendreon at major scientific congresses, medical meetings, and advisory boards. The Director for MACI works closely with Corporate Communications and Training department as well as other cross-functional partners, including Medical Information, PV, Publications, HEOR, V.P. of Medical Affairs, and Clinical Development to inform and execute the medical communication strategies. The position will require a strong understanding and interpretation of the clinical, economic, and humanistic data collected and generated to support sipuleucel-T and future development compounds.
The successful candidate should have excellent communication and presentation skills, and a record of accomplish ment working in a cross-functional collaborative environment. He or she should have a background in the life sciences industry with experience in translating clinical data into clear, concise evidence and communication plans for both payer and clinical audiences in both academia and community practice.
Flexibility to work from a remote location or onsite in the Seattle office.
Approximately 15-20% travel (domestic)