Reata Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has an opening for a Senior
Medical Science Liaison in our growing and dynamic Medical
Reata Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company
dedicated to the discovery, development and commercialization of
new drugs that target major unmet clinical needs in kidney disease,
inflammation and neurodegenerative diseases. Reata is located in
the attractive northwest suburbs of Dallas, TX.
The Reata Medical Science Liaison (MSL) functions as a
field-based member of the Medical Affairs organization. MSLs are
scientifically trained professionals with strong scientific and /or
research backgrounds. MSLs are expected to facilitate the clinical
strategies of Medical Affairs through:
Scientific education and communication
Adhere to corporate compliance in all activities including
those related to clinical trials, scientific presentations, and
responses to unsolicited requests for information.
Maintain clinical, scientific, and technical expertise in
specific therapeutic areas; nephrology, endocrinology, and
cardiology, review scientific journals, attend scientific and key
technical and regulatory meetings.
Represent the Medical Affairs organization to the investigator
Maintain ongoing long-term collaborative relationships with
Clinical trial support: MSLs interact with Reata Medical
Directors to determine and coordinate physician, researcher, and
investigator activities. Physicians, researchers, and
investigators can participate in Reata clinical studies, provide
important scientific information to the Reata medical team (e.g. as
advisory board participants) or act as speakers for the company.
MSLs function as the conduit between physicians, researchers,
investigators and the Reata Medical Directors.
Customer / Investigator support: MSLs respond to and
document unsolicited requests for information on Reata
investigational products and provide information on products in
clinical development. As requested by the Medical
Communications department, represent Reata investigational products
at medical information exhibits during scientific meetings.
MSLs facilitate investigator interactions with Reata Medical
Commercial Support (forward looking): MSLs provide internal
clinical input and training to Commercial functions within
regulatory guidelines and provide support for designing and
delivering clinical presentations at advisory boards.
Clinical and Scientific Intelligence: MSLs facilitate
scientific discussions, develop scientific documents, and provide
scientific review of content and presentation materials upon
Communicate with our corporate partners (Abbott Labs and KHK)
regarding publications, CME programs, joint conference support and
/ or joint advisory boards as directed by the MSL Director.
Demonstrate commitment and support for company goals,
objectives and procedures.
Represent Reata by developing collaborative relationships with
site personnel, colleagues and vendors.
Demonstrate professionalism and adherence to moral, ethical and
Participate in corporate and departmental meetings.
Comply with applicable regulations, GCP and corporate policies
Advanced science/clinical degree required with PharmD, MD,
Industry experience and experience in the clinical practice
setting (nephrology) preferred.
Nephrology industry experience preferred
Licensure as required in individual countries
At least two (2) years of government affairs experience
Demonstrates high quality interpersonal, communication and
Able to support multiple tasks, initiatives and projects
Self-motivated and must thrive on challenge; seeks to expand
current level of responsibilities and owns consequences of
errors-emphasizes lessons learned
Ability to work as a member of a team to accomplish goals
Energetic, flexible, enthusiastic and highly motivated
Strong time management and administrative skills
Strong computer skills
Ability to maintain high level of ethical and compliancy
Ability to communicate and present effectively to medical
community and related foundations/organizations; able to convey
complex scientific ideas fluently to any audience and to tactfully
provide scientifically sound.
Actively listens to others and is adept at confidently stating
expert opinion while respecting the position of others - can exert
diplomacy while standing firm on a position
Demonstrated ability to stay abreast of trends and new
information in the profession
Demonstrates effective leadership skills (by example and
through accomplishments), steps forward to handle challenges within
scope of authority
Willingness to travel extensively between 50% and 75% of the
Must currently live in one of the following states and be able
to travel upon request to DC: DC, MD, NC, SC, VA, MA, NJ, NY or
In addition to competitive salaries and a scientifically
challenging work environment, we offer a comprehensive benefit
package, including medical, dental, vision, an FSA, STD/LTD, and a
401(K) savings program. You must be legally authorized to
work in the U.S. without sponsorship. Reata Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Apply to email@example.com
with a cover letter and CV.
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