Medical Science Liaison (MSL) Officer at Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with more than 95 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. This heritage has given us experience and capabilities that also enable us to help people defeat obesity, haemophilia, growth disorders and other serious chronic diseases. Headquartered in Denmark, Novo Nordisk employs over 43,000 people in 80 countries, and markets its products in more than 170 countries.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Medical Science Liaison (MSL) Officer

Location: Abuja

Employment Type: Full time

The Position

    • As our new Medical Science Liaison (MSL), you will serve as a crucial link between our pharmaceutical company and healthcare professionals (HCPs), facilitating strategic communication and education initiatives to drive scientific engagement and advocacy.


    • Your role will be instrumental in ensuring accurate medical information dissemination, fostering strong relationships, and promoting comprehensive understanding of medical landscapes and product intricacies.


As a Medical Science Liaison your responsibilities will be:

    • To undertake a field-based role to actively foster scientific engagement with healthcare professionals (HCPs) and healthcare organizations (HCOs), encompassing stakeholder mapping, HCP/HCO engagement and interaction, as well as scientific advocacy.


    • To play a crucial role in implementing the medical strategy, focusing on diabetes and Novo Nordisk (NN) registered products for diabetes and Rare Diseases. This will involve organizing scientific events, providing medical information, and promptly responding to medical inquiries.


    • To provide valuable medical guidance to internal stakeholders, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of disease landscapes and product intricacies for effective training and support.


    • To actively contribute to scientific communication efforts, disseminating relevant medical information, and promoting awareness of Novo Nordisk’s portfolio among key stakeholders, thereby driving scientific engagement and advocacy.


    • To establish and maintain strong relationships with HCPs and HCOs, delivering essential medical education through face-to-face interactions, scientific meetings, symposia, and supporting pre-launch, launch and post-launch activities, including advisory boards and congress participation.



You are our ideal candidate if:

    • You are a Medical Doctor.


    • You have 3 – 5 years’ experience in similar position.


    • You have ability to adapt to changing business environment and introduce innovative approaches.


    • Are fluent in written and spoken English.


    • You have at least 1 year experience in pharma industry


    • You could collaborate across teams, possess a business-oriented mindset, and are adept at fostering teamwork.


    • You have a problem-solving and analytical skills to evaluate knowledge capacity gaps and design tools and methodologies to bridge the gaps


    • You have good IT skills with use of MS office, organized and good planner


How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:

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