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Lilly Medical Advisor - Diabetes in Ljubljana, Slovenia

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 35,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.


The key responsibility you will take on in this role will be leading medical/scientific expertise for the therapeutic area working closely with other teams and maintaining appropriate collaborations and relationships with external scientific experts, thought leaders, and other stakeholders.

Your day-to-day tasks will include:

  • Build and maintain the required medical/scientific expertise and keep medical knowledge on the therapeutic area updated

  • Keep updated with medical and scientific developments in the relevant therapeutic areas

  • Understand and keep updated with the preclinical and clinical data of the product & the competitors

  • Critically read and evaluate the relevant medical literature, attend and contribute to medical congresses and scientific symposia

  • Support development of promotional material by participating in concept generation and available for consultation

  • Review and approve promotional material and educational presentations

  • Preparing and delivering product knowledge training for the medical representatives

  • Provide medical training of other employees (clinical study team, medical, non-medical)

  • Address unsolicited scientific questions of HCPs (in cooperation with MedInfo), and support MedInfo with scientific advice and reviewing customized replies

  • Prepare or review scientific information in response to customer questions and media requests

  • Establish and maintain effective professional relationships with external experts, professional associations, and the general medical community

  • Participate in Strategic planning, development of medical brand strategies

  • Contribute to activities and deliverables of the PRA organization

  • Support the planning of symposia, advisory board meetings, and other meetings with health care professional

  • Support Regulatory and PhV with medical expertise

  • Review and approve local regulatory labeling and label changes, screening literature for potential AEs, and involvement in risk management

  • Participate in Clinical Planning, providing strategic inputs on therapeutic needs and gaps from the local market, reviewing and approving local informed consent documents

  • Collaborate with Clinical Research staff in the design, conduct, and reporting

  • Knowledge of and compliance with local laws and regulations, and global policies and procedures, compliance guidelines

  • Support budget administration with planning & tracking costs

Qualifications & Skills:

  • University degree in Medicine (MD Degree)

  • Relevant work experience in the pharmaceutical industry, in a medical or marketing role

  • Proficient in business Slovenian and English

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to prioritize

  • Interpersonal, organizational and negotiation skills

  • Ability to influence others (both cross-functionally and within the function)

  • Excellent teamwork skills

Strong preference will be given to candidates with:

  • Clinical experience in Diabetes

  • Pharmaceutical or research work experience with diabetes products

  • Experience in a dynamic, innovative pharmaceutical company

Other information:

The role is based in Lilly Slovenia. It also requires occasional travel domestically and internationally (approx. 25% of working time).

If you recognized yourself in the above description and would like to join us on our mission to make life better for people around the world, please do not hesitate and apply through the provided “Apply” link.

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