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Medical Science Liaison (MSL) - Cardiology


For one of our partners, a global Pharmaceutical company,  XPE Pharma Science is looking for a Medical Science Liaison (MSL) - Cardio. 


The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) is the medical expert of an anticoagulant product. He/she is part of the Medical team and reports to the Medical Affairs Manager.

Description d'emploi

The Medical Science Liaison demonstrates mastery and innovation in the ability to develop on-going professional relationships with national and regional healthcare opinion leaders and healthcare professionals to provide medical and scientific support for company’s initiatives in selected therapeutic areas. Within the agreed strategy, the MSL educates healthcare professionals, DS internal colleagues (e.g. Medical, Marketing and Sales), and decision makers in healthcare systems regarding therapeutic areas and related. Next to that, the MSL follows the medical aspects of the life cycle process of the product: from clinical trials to post-marketing studies. He/she is the medical contact person for all important players of anticoagulation (KOL and prescribers).


Liaise with thought leaders and medical centers to enhance acceptance and advocacy of contributions to advancing medical practice (products, evidence and services) within the scientific community (Anticoagulant users and KOL)

Core activities include but are not limited to:

Identify and establish networks for most effective and efficient medical-scientific communication

Build rapport and maintain peer to peer relationships with key influencers at major academic institutions, hospitals and scientific societies

Support speakers and key influencers in preparing and delivering presentations and scientific contributions upon request, e.g. accompany to international and national congresses and scientific events

Enhance company reputation in terms of medical and scientific expertise by engaging and discussing with thought leaders and key influencers on a high scientific level

Reactively and balanced advise thought leaders and clinicians on questions relating to product use (within and outside of the approved label) to better serve patient needs and in compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations

Develop and implement medical education programs across the scientific community

Core activities include but are not limited to:

Identify topics of interest among the scientific community by capturing customer insights and needs and effectively engages with collaborative clinical groups to define medical programs and activities where appropriate

Effectively collaborate with Medical Manager to develop supporting content for medical education programs

Be able to conduct scientific education programs in line with corporate requirements and ensure the validity of the scientific content

Effectively communicate expert opinion on scientific, medical and regulatory information through Ad boards or seminars and develop strong scientific relationships by ensuring integrity and accuracy of data

Support the development and implementation of clinical trials and registries as planned by the medical team at a local stage

Core activities include but are not limited to:

Bring local support to clinical studies and registries management by providing scientific consulting services to trial investigators

Provide scientific support to customer facing functions and conduct internal trainings to keep them updated on clinical data and scientific insights

Core activities include but are not limited to:

Effectively support customer facing functions by providing medical expertise

Conduct internal scientific trainings on a regular basis to make sure all field force roles are aware of new clinical data and scientific insights

Support market access client facing roles to open up regional and local level market access

Provide customized scientific support (e.g. presentations, slide-kits, etc.) as requested in line with applicable laws, rules and regulations and product strategy

Conduct all activities in accordance with the applicable laws, rules and regulations

Core activities include but are not limited to:

Respect the rules governing relationships with HCP

Declare immediately any adverse event or quality complaint to the responsible person for pharmacovigilance or quality control in accordance with the applicable laws, rules and regulations


PhD in Biomedical sciences or in Pharmacy.  

First experience in medical affairs (MSL is an asset)

Knowledge of Cardiology and oncology much appreciated

Excellent command of French and good command of English


A permanent contract in a pharmaceutical company with an appropriate package including several benefits and a nice working environment.


Not ready to apply or you still have questions?

Please give me a call on +32 10 80 71 03, I’ll be happy to give you more information!

Ready for this new challenge?!

Please send me your CV and your cover letter in a WORD format:

Carine Steurs

Clinical recruitment eXPErt


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