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Medical Advisor (Medical Affairs)

Bangkok, Thailand

Job Type:

Full Time

Job Description:


  • Reporting to Medical Director

  • To provide medical and scientific support to healthcare professionals through scientific communications and support for clinical research to facilitate a medical and scientific bridge between company and the healthcare community.

  • To provide specialist medical and scientific advice to colleagues to drive the appropriate use and commercial success of company products/ medicines.


  • Medical Affairs function

    • Provides medical and scientific inputs for the development of launch plans, plans of actions and activities of responsible products

    • Provides scientific advices in the organization of major symposia and medical advisory board meetings

    • Provides medical supports for any medical issues related to responsible products

    • Provides medical comments/advices to concerned colleagues in developing relevant promotional materials and product advertising activities according to relevance SOPs

    • Provides medical inputs, including relevant document for the development of hospital formulary listing packages

    • Provides appropriate training on medical part of responsible products and related diseases

    • Continually updates sales staff on medical/scientific aspects of responsible products

    • Provides scientific comments for submitted Investigator Initiated Research (IIR) from HCPs as per relevant SOPs and other processes

    • Responsible for preparing study protocol, study budget, executing study and completing the study report as a study leader for local clinical study

    • Provides medical input on program/protocol feasibility surveys

    • Provides medical input in completing Adverse Event report

    • Provides medical input to local Outcome Research staff on products and disease within responsible therapeutic areas

    • Scientific discussion with investigator-author in preparing IIR study publication

    • Reviews translated Local Package Documents/Patient Information Leaflets to ensure accuracy and optimal medical standard of practice

    • Reviews submission packages for unconditional approval by Thai FDA

  • Functional Administration

    • Develops and initiates working system pertaining to responsible medical affairs activities in order to improve and enhance work efficiency

    • Handle correspondences – related with responsible medical affairs activities with overseas and local both internal and external parties

    • Ensures the maintenance of relevant medical affairs related information/documents/correspondence etc. in confidentiality, accuracy and easy retrieval system

    • Submits Medical Affairs monthly operating report to Medical Director

  • Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Company Compliance Regulation

    • Ensures and monitors the scientific parts of company educational activities such as Symposium, Local education program, speaker development program to be complied with relevant SOPs and company regulation

    • Ensures the medical and scientific parts of promotional materials and product advertising activities of responsible products to be compliance with relevant SOPs and company regulation

  • Medical Support, Advice and external partnership

    • Provides guidance on company’s position against adverse drug publicity and issues

    • Assists regulatory affairs in answering queries from local FDA staff and medical experts on registration recommendations to overseas and local both internal and external colleagues as needed

    • Keep abreast of local medical regulation changes and ensures the company policy is aligned with those changes if relevant

    • Maintains awareness of competitor intelligence and provides information to relevant colleagues

    • Develops and enhances partnership with relevant Medical Associations and Royal Thai Medical College

    • Liaises with KOLs to build rapports when applicable


  • Degree in Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) at minimum or equivalent or higher than post grad degree in Pharmacy

  • Experience of clinical practices experience and knowledgeable in clinical study process and protocols, and outcome research is preferable

  • Minimum 2 years of equivalent experience in Medical affairs from Pharmaceutical Industry is strongly preferred

  • Well-reserved in medical ethics and regulations

  • Proven business acumen to balance with scientific points of view

  • Strong analytical skills with experience in project management and training

  • Good interpersonal and presentation skills

  • Fluent command of English

  • Computer literacy (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint as standard requirements)

  • Excellent negotiation and presentation skills

  • Good planning/organizational skills

  • Very strong Project Management

  • Thai nationality

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your resume to or fill in your information on the section below.

*All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality. All material submitted in connection with your application will become part of our confidential recruitment files. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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