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J&J Family of Companies Oncology Senior Medical Science Liaison - Myeloma (Nebraska and Iowa) in Des Moines, Iowa

Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for an Oncology Senior Medical Science Liaison - Myeloma to cover Nebraska and Iowa.

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 and follow us @JanssenGlobal. Janssen Research & Development, 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, and objective scientific information and education to health care professionals and 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. As the Sr. MSL you will responsible for staying abreast of current scientific and treatment landscape trends in therapeutic areas of interest. You will provide high level research support for company and investigator-initiated research and meet with local and regional thought leaders as frequently as is requested. You will also make objective, fair, and balanced scientific presentations to external health care provider requestors and internal business partners.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Building external relationships with the health care provider team (MD, PA, NP, RN, Pharm.D.) and developing and managing a geographical territory.

  • Developing and maintaining a territory strategic plan.

  • Conducting all activities in accordance with current regulatory and health care compliance guidelines.

As the Senior Medical Science Liaison, you will:

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

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

  • Demonstrate the ability to build community and academic opinion leader relationships


  • A Doctorate level degree or equivalent experience (PharmD, PhD, MD, Nurse Practitioner, or Physician Assistant certification) with 1-3 years of previous industry or clinical experience (preferably in an MSL role) is required.

  • Post graduate experience is required with preference for oncology clinical experience (e.g., community/academic practice, cellular therapy [bone marrow transplantation, CAR-T])

  • Scientific Acumen: In-depth scientific and/or therapeutic knowledge and experience in the Oncology therapeutic area required; hematologic malignancy, lymphoma, myeloma, CAR-T OR solid tumor oncology experience highly preferred

  • Some research and health care system knowledge are required

  • Residency/fellowship preferred

  • Must be familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • A valid U.S. driver's license and clean driving record is required.

  • 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-Pennsylvania-Horsham-800/850 Ridgeview Drive

Other Locations

United States-Iowa, United States-Nebraska


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