Head of Innovative Medicine Medical Operations - 製薬会社

※Applicants must have permission to work in Japan and required fluent ~ native level Japanese.

[Company Description]


  • Head of TA Operation share accountability with Head of TA Science for leading TA Medical team to realize the vision and growth strategy for company assets in the TA
  • This position is responsible for shaping all field medical aspects of TA that include field medical strategy of each asset, and scientific quality of the deliverables from the cross-functional TA medical team


  • Field medical scientific face of the company's TA in the external medical community
  • Internal TA scientific leader who drives filed science with internal stakeholders including JOC, Commercial and R&D teams
  • As an organizational manager of the TA, accountable for

-Prioritized external insights and unmet needs in the TA/assets
-Execution and delivering high quality medical deliverables that helps medical practice and patients

  • Great partner of the TA science head to lead TA team
  • Hire and develop high quality talents in the TA
  • Directly manage MSL manager in the TA, and oversee and drive overall performance of the TA team in partnership with Head of Medical TA Operations
  • Active Medical Leadership team member
  • Counterpart of partnership company's MA


  • Advanced medical/science degree MD/PhD/DVM
  • Significant experience in related therapeutic area
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in the science-related roles pharmaceutical industry
  • Advanced level Japanese/English proficiency
  • Proven leadership in the management of matrix medical team through strategy
  • Ability to show decisiveness, influence critical senior stakeholders (JOC/Global), engage teams, and show an enterprise mindset
  • Patient orientation and strong compliance skill/knowledge

[Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities]

  • Experience of clinical practice and clinical researches in the related therapeutic area
  • Broad and extensive working knowledge in the drug development and medical functions (e.g. clinical, regulatory, program management, project planning and management, medical)
  • Broad and in-depth understanding of international issues relative to the pharmaceutical industry

[Employment Type]
Full time

13M-16M yen
※Experiences and skills will be considered


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