External Scientific Execution Lead at AstraZeneca

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Location: Gaithersburg, Maryland

Job Description:

Introduction to Role:

Are you ready to shape the future of healthcare? Join us as an External Scientific Execution Lead in our Biopharmaceuticals Business Unit. In this role, you will work across the ESE team to drive internal and external engagement activities in line with AZ strategy and policy. This is a unique opportunity to be at the forefront of proactive, innovative, and brave initiatives that don't stop at the status quo.


As an External Scientific Execution Lead, your responsibilities will span across operations, projects, and external events. You will be instrumental in the development of the ESE team scorecard, managing the team budget, driving communication plans, and executing external flagship projects. You will also support medical ESE congress planning and manage the calendar of events across the team. Your role is not limited to these responsibilities and may be adjusted depending on the needs of the Business.

Essential Skills/Experience:

- Bachelor's Degree

- 6 years' experience in the biopharmaceutical industry

- Advanced Excel, PPT, MSP and SharePoint skills

- Extensive knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry

Desirable Skills/Experience:

- Advanced degree in a science discipline

- Good scientific Knowledge

- Experience in partnering and collaborating with external partners and agencies

- Strong team leadership and communication skills

- Ability to operate with a high degree of independent judgement and initiative

- Highly advanced organizational skills and ability to co-ordinate and prioritize complex projects in a timely manner

When we put unexpected teams in the same room, we unleash bold thinking with the power to inspire life-changing medicines. In-person working gives us the platform we need to connect, work at pace and challenge perceptions. That's why we work, on average, a minimum of three days per week from the office. But that doesn't mean we're not flexible. We balance the expectation of being in the office while respecting individual flexibility. Join us in our unique and ambitious world.

Why AstraZeneca?

At AstraZeneca, we use our unique position as medical leaders across our enterprise and the healthcare ecosystem to shape the future of Healthcare. We are always striving to transform and shape change in order to meet the needs of our patients. We enjoy change because it sparks innovation. Whether that's driven by technology or the market. Part of our evolving industry, we need to work faster than ever to maintain our position as industry-leaders. Always open to new ideas, we innovate and apply our creative thinking to develop with new approaches. We get on and do it - never waiting for others to make our ideas a reality.

Ready to make a difference? Apply now and join us in our mission to improve patients' lives and develop with AstraZeneca!

AstraZeneca embraces diversity and equality of opportunity. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team representing all backgrounds, with as wide a range of perspectives as possible, and harnessing industry-leading skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We welcome and consider applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations on non-discrimination in employment (and recruitment), as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements.

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