Myriad Genetics, Inc.

VP Medical Affairs Urology

US-UT-Salt Lake City
2 months ago
Job ID
2017-6609
Location Details
SLC, UT

Overview

Myriad Genetics Laboratories is seeking a results-driven Senior Clinician (M.D.) to support Medical Affairs for our Urology Business Unit.

This key individual will be responsible for providing clinical leadership in licensing, development and commercialization of new diagnostics focused on improving patients’ lives in the area of Urology.

Responsibilities

To support the Urology Business Unit, the Vice President will:

  • Initiate and manage collaborations involving leaders in academic urology, cooperative groups, advocacy groups, and the biopharmaceutical industry
  • Provide medical and scientific expertise to the Chief Medical Officer regarding diligence projects exploring licensing/acquisition opportunities in the area of urology
  • Direct the Clinical Development Plan in Urology and manage the Medical Services team in their efforts to educate and influence external customers
  • Attend key meetings (industry, advisory boards, associations, company-directed, etc) to represent Myriad; deliver lectures to health care providers; and to stay abreast of new developments, papers and trends in urology
  • Provide support to the internal reimbursement team and support external payor reviews as needed
  • Evaluate commercial tools for medical accuracy and completeness

Qualifications

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following:

  • MD degree (required); urology specialty training is preferred
  • Strong clinical/medical background (training and/or experience) with 1-3 years experience in a Medical Affairs organization preferred (highly qualified candidates with less experience will be considered)
  • Exceptional leadership ability as demonstrated in interpersonal, organizational and communication skills as well as the ability to successfully communicate and teach  in a complex and competitive market environment and to all levels of the internal organization (Operations, R&D, Customer Service and Sales & Marketing)
  • Proficient public speaking and group discussion facilitation
  • Strong analytical skills and familiarity with medical messaging
  • Collaborative work ethic

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk; or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop; kneel; or crouch The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.

 

About Our Company

Myriad Genetics Inc., is a leading personalized medicine company dedicated to being a trusted advisor transforming patient lives worldwide with pioneering molecular diagnostics.  Myriad discovers and commercializes molecular diagnostic tests that: determine the risk of developing disease, accurately diagnose disease, assess the risk of disease progression, and guide treatment decisions across six major medical specialties where molecular diagnostics can significantly improve patient care and lower healthcare costs.  Myriad is focused on three strategic imperatives:  maintaining leadership in an expanding hereditary cancer market, diversifying its product portfolio through the introduction of new products and increasing the revenue contribution from international markets.  For more information on how Myriad is making a difference, please visit the Company's website: www.myriad.com.

 

Myriad is an equal opportunity employer and as such, affirms in policy and practice to recruit, hire, train and promote, in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status or status as a protected veteran.

 

Reasonable accommodation will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. We believe that diversity lends a regional, national, and global advantage to the clients we serve. Our workforce consists of dynamic individuals, with a range of backgrounds, talents, and skills.

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