Senior Director, Head US Medical Affairs

Waltham, MA
Competitive salary and benefits
Jun 02, 2018
Aug 02, 2018
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Senior Director, Head US Medical Affairs

There is nothing conditional about what we do.

Or who we are.

Or how we treat you.

We do what’s right.

We put science for patients first,

disrupting the model to go beyond

the concepts of conventional care.

We don’t treat a condition.

We treat people & partners.

We care to change the future.

Your Impact at TESARO:

Senior Director, Head US Medical Affairs to lead TESARO’s US Medical Affairs clinical data generation and communication activities. Manage effective relationships with Key US Opinion Leaders. 

 Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead US Medical Affairs team, including training and development of staff.
  • Ensure appropriate allocation of resources across the TESARO brands and pipeline, in line with Brand, corporate strategies and priorities.
  • Network extensively to develop long-term strategic partnerships with thought leaders both internally and externally, in support of TESARO’s vision.
  • Represent TESARO at medical meetings, advisory boards and outreach meetings as needed/appropriate.
  • Contribute to and collaborate with clinical development with regards to ongoing or planned interventional clinical trials (phase 1-3) as needed.
  • Actively contribute to the development of Global Medical Affairs Plans on TESARO assets and ensure that US plans and their respective execution is aligned with Global Medical Affairs Plans/Strategy.


  • MD or DO with board certification and /or board eligibility in medical oncology. US State Licensure to practice medicine is desirable.
  • At least 5 years of successful academic work in medical oncology/clinical research with focus and strong track record in gynecologic oncology and/or clinical research in Breast or Lung Cancer.
  • Solid personal and professional relationships with key opinion leaders (KOLs) in medical oncology. Strong credibility within the US medical community which includes the ability to reach out to key thought leaders in academia.
  • Strong working knowledge of the clinical drug development process in the USA.
  • Track record in the conduct/participation in clinical trials (investigator initiated, company sponsored or cooperative group trials) and their subsequent publications.

TESARO is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status.