The Internal Medicine (IM) Content and Education Director is responsible for leading medical content strategy and creation, ongoing training, communications, budget management, process documentation and improvement for select IM products in support of Global Medical, U.S. Field Medical, and country medical as applicable, including materials for the Pfizer Medical website.
Responsible for leading Global and US medical content strategy and creation, medical training material creation and communications for assigned IM products.
Collaborates with broad Global and regional stakeholders on creation of Content & Education strategic plan for medical materials, including materials for the Pfizer medical website
Leads strategy and execution of ongoing customer facing medical scientific training for assigned IM assets
Lead strategy, creation and execution of congress external medical materials and internal training
Works with Program Manager on maintaining therapeutic training curriculum.
Leads the coordination of external vendors, in alignment with Medical Strategy, in the creation of medical materials for external communications (e.g. Customer Facing Medical HCP interactions)
Leads therapeutic area financial projections and budget management for Content & Education deliverables
Leads process documentation and improvement, as applicable
Champions internal training materials and external medical communication resources through appropriate medical review processes.
Demonstrates mastery of all Pfizer and alliance (if applicable) SOPs and work instructions related to medical review
Liaise with Legal, Compliance and Governance on processes and issues related to Content & Education deliverables
Stays current on Global and local regulations and guidance that impact interactions with and delivery of medical information to external healthcare professionalsand patients
Stays current on, anticipates, and adopts new digital technology, on-demand, and other related offerings that improve the efficiency of IM Customer Facing / HQ Medical, medical communications activities and/or enhance the overall medical customer experience
Stays current on and recommends new and innovative content creation formats and approaches, including digital formats, interactive and dynamic formats, and modular content approach, etc.
Stays current on all relevant Pfizer SOPs and guidance documents
Serve on IM Customer Facing /HQ Medical and cross-functional, cross divisional and cross business unit committees
REQUIRED SKILL SET
Advanced degree in a health science required (e.g., RPh, MSN)
PharmD, PhD, or equivalent terminal doctoral degree (e.g. Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Physical Therapy) highly preferred
8 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry or related fields required
Proven experience in developing content strategies and creative ideas
Multimedia and omnichannel experience preferred
Ability to create digital content including using an interactive PDF format, A/V (video, podcasts, etc.) and other dynamic content preferred
Demonstrated ability to rapidly adopt and utilize new digital technology and other resources (e.g. iPad, Acronis, WEBEX, on-demand video-conferencing, OneMED)
Experience working with data visualization tools, such as D3.js, Qlik, Tableau, etc. a plus
Demonstrated ability to train other health-care personnel preferred
Previous IM / Cardiovascular, Metabolic, Endocrine, Migraine or Women's Health experience is preferred - Experience in Medical Affairs would be a plus
Customer Facing - medical experience preferred.
Previous scientific communication experience preferred
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Strong strategic, analytical and interpersonal skills
Ability to work independently in a matrix environment with shown flexibility and organizational awareness
Ability to create & manage complex projects, including budget management & fiscal awareness
Ability to effectively collaborate across multiple functions including Medical (Customer Facing and HQ), Medical Information, Corporate Communications, Digital, and Commercial
Must be decisive, exercise good judgment in decisions, organized and with the ability to prioritize a large workload
Ability to manage resources, programs and multiple projects
Is a role model of Pfizer's Values of Courage, Excellence, Equity and Joy
Flexibility to travel 20% of the time, including potentially international travel
Candidate demonstrates a breadth of diverse leadership experiences and capabilities including: the ability to influence and collaborate with peers, develop and coach others, oversee and guide the work of other colleagues to achieve meaningful outcomes and create business impact.
Pfizer requires all U.S. new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the first date of employment. As required by applicable law, Pfizer will consider requests for Reasonable Accommodations.
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