Director/Senior Director, Medical Affairs

Full Time
74 E. Swedesford Rd, Suite 100, Malvern, PA, US
2 weeks ago | Requisiton ID:1026

The Director, Medical Affairs will serve as a medical expert of Venatorx anti-infective products to internal and external audiences. (S)he will be responsible for leading the development and execution of Medical Affairs plans, including the cross-functional alignment with internal strategic partners within Medical/Clinical Sciences, Commercial, and Regulatory Affairs. The Director, Medical Affairs will also be responsible for the engagement of healthcare professionals and the exchange of scientific/medical information to advance Venatorx development and medical activities.   

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Leads and directs the development and execution of the Medical Affairs strategy in alignment with key stakeholders.
  • Develops and executes the Medical Affairs Plans required for successful launch, life cycle, and Medical Affairs activities.
  • Responsible for the medical content of the launch and life cycle plan.
  • Functions as the external medical expert for Venatorx anti-infective products during the development and execution of advisory boards, medical education programs, and medical conferences.
  • Function as the internal medical expert, developing product training materials, and developing/reviewing the medical content of medical field force and commercial communication material.
  • Maintains medical expertise of the anti-infective space including thorough knowledge of anti-infective products.
  • Manages the publication plan, timelines, review and approval process, and vendors.
  • Assists in the development of the Medical Affairs function including a medical field force and medical information/communication.
  • Assists the Medical/Clinical Science teams with support and communication with investigators.
  • Pro-actively Identify unmet need and evidence gaps and identify opportunities to address.
  • Establishes and develops relationships with a wide variety of healthcare professionals to achieve scientific, advocacy, educational, and patient outcome goals on behalf of Venatorx.
  • Works closely with Compliance, Legal and Regulatory to ensure that all medical affairs activities and services are fully compliant with US regulatory and compliance rules/law.


  • Advanced degree (MD, Ph.D., PharmD) required; MD preferred.
  • Minimum of 5+ years of medical affairs experience required; the anti-infective therapeutic area preferred.
  • Solid understanding of product lifecycle and the value and relevance of Medical Affairs for the company.
  • Demonstrated record of success in developing and executing Medical Affairs plans.
  • Highly analytical, accountable and results driven.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to establish strong working relationships with peers and external audiences including key opinion leaders.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Solid understanding of key US regulatory and compliance rules/laws.
  • Experience leading and developing highly effective medical field forces, preferred. 
  • This position may require up to 30% domestic/international travel (While 30% of travel is a requirement of the role, due to COVID-19, non-essential travel has been suspended until further notice). 

                                                        Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status