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J&J Family of Companies Oncology Sr. Medical Science Liaison - Solid Tumor, Northwest in Portland, Oregon

Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC, a member of Johnson& Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Senior Medical Science Liaison to cover the Northwest region (Seattle, Portland, and Alaska).

At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, we are working to create a world without disease. Transforming lives by finding new and better ways to prevent, intercept, treat and cure disease inspires us. We bring together the best minds and pursue the most promising science.

We are Janssen. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it. Learn more at www.janssen.com and follow us @JanssenGlobal. Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC is part of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies.

In this exciting role, the Senior Medical Science Liaison (Sr. MSL) is responsible for providing fair balanced, objective, scientific information and education to health care professionals and to internal partners as required by scientific and business needs. The Sr. MSL is considered the scientific and clinical expert on current and future Janssen Oncology products. The Sr. MSL is also responsible for staying abreast of current scientific and treatment landscape trends in therapeutic areas of interest. The Sr. MSL provides high level research support for company and investigator-initiated research. The Senior MSL will meet with local and regional thought leaders as frequently as is requested. You will make objective, fair balanced scientific presentations to external health care provider requestors and internal business partners. The successful candidate will work with supervisor as directed to continue their development and enhance performance.

Responsibilities are included, but not limited to:

  • The Sr. MSL is responsible for building external relationships with the health care provider team (MD, PA, NP, RN, Pharm.D.) and developing and managing a geographical territory.

  • The Sr. MSL is responsible for developing and maintaining a territory strategic plan.

  • The Sr. MSL is responsible for conducting all activities in accordance with current regulatory and health care compliance guidelines.

  • Consistently demonstrate strategic territory planning and ability to build strong relationships within the territory

  • Consistently maintains a Territory Strategy Plan and shares insights/strategic planning details with Oncology MSL Leadership to include: A description of HCPs, academic and community practices and healthcare systems, describes regional influence patterns, referral data, research activity, changing external healthcare landscape, and description of field collaborative partnerships

  • Demonstrates the ability to Build community and academic opinion leader.


  • A Doctorate level degree or equivalent experience is required (PharmD, PhD, MD, MSN)

  • Post graduate experience is required with preference for oncology clinical experience.

  • 1-3 years of previous industry experience, preferably in MSL role, is strongly preferred.

  • Scientific Acumen: In-depth scientific and/or therapeutic knowledge and experience in the Oncology therapeutic area required.

  • Some research and health care system knowledge is required

  • Residency/fellowship preferred.

  • Must be familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • This role will support a specific territory and will require up to 70% travel.

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location

United States-Washington-Seattle-

Other Locations

United States-Alaska, United States-Oregon-Portland


Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC (6120)

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