Abbott Medical Manager EMEA (m/f) in Wiesbaden-Delkenheim, Germany

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

In Germany, Abbott has approximately 2,700 employees working in manufacturing, research and development, logistics, sales and marketing. They are located at Abbott`s German headquarters in Wiesbaden and its sites in Hanover, Neustadt am Rübenberge, Wetzlar, Eschborn and Witten. St. Jude Medical is now Abbott.

Abbott Diabetes Care (ADC) is looking for a Medical Manager EMEAP (m/f), based in Wiesbaden. The position holder will be supporting and executing Abbott Diabetes Care’s EMEAP medical affairs activities.

  • Position will interact with key stakeholders of the medical community providing training and scientific advice on the use of existing and new Abbott Diabetes Care monitoring solutions.

  • Serve as subject matter expert in medical practice and patient management. Provide medical support for the commercial organization.

  • Input into design of local clinical trials that provide meaningful differentiation to ADC products and publish results in cooperation with local KOLs.

  • Establish partnerships/consulting arrangements with key medical leaders in the field of diabetes to support business needs.

  • Position reports to the Director Medical Affairs EMEAP, interacts closely with in country senior management

Responsibilities:

  • Support Medical Director in all medical (and clinical, if applicable) affairs work streams, providing input, medical oversight and project leadership. Execute on ADC’s activities in training and continuous medical education.

  • Partner with global organization to support and drive global scientific projects. Execute new medical / clinical initiatives targeting the medical community in alliance with global functions.

  • Build trusted and strategic relationships with the local medical community in diabetes care: identify partnering opportunities.

  • Develop appropriate medical argumentation to support the use of our products by health care professionals in EMEAP.

  • Represent ADC interests in regional medical /industry/governmental organizations.

  • Be a subject matter expert in HTA (health technology assessment) and EbM (evidence-based medicine) recommendations on Blood Glucose Monitoring (BGM) and Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM).

Qualification:

  • Medical / scientific degree with board certification

  • Hands-on experience in the management of patient with diabetes.

  • Strong network in the diabetes community

  • Post-graduate qualification e.g. master’s degree in public health, health economics or health policy or comparable executive training is a plus

  • Sense for technology

  • Experience in working with / presenting of scientific data.

  • Project management experience.

  • Background in evidence-based medicine and / or public and / or competitive effectiveness research.

  • Strong scientific foundation.

  • Team oriented with the confidence, maturity and integrity to work effectively as a member of one of the top companies in the medical device industry, with customers and suppliers.

  • Willing to work in changing matrix teams

  • High personal integrity and ethics required

  • Excellent communication / organization skills required. Comfortable in managing public events and speaking in public.

  • Results and Action Oriented - Driven to excel and capable of inspiring others to excellence as well. Accepts the accountability for results of the team and provides clear direction with input from others.

  • Fluent in English

  • Travel up to 40%

Abbott Germany has a range and variety of jobs on offer in a positive and dynamic environment that allows you to maintain a healthy work-life balance. We provide development opportunities as part of our comprehensive Talent Management Program. Your contribution to the company’s success will be rewarded with a competitive salary package. We offer comprehensive benefits to suit the lifestyles of all our employees, from a retirement plan that is far above market average, a save-as-you-earn program, to educational scholarships for children, and health management initiatives for staff and their dependents.

Do you like the sound of this job and think you’ve got what it takes? Then send us your CV today. We look forward to receiving your application.

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Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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