Medical Education Content Manager

North Wales, PA
Job Terms:
posted by:
Agata Kijanka

Job Description:


The Medical Education Content Manager (CM) leads the development, approval and release of medical education tactics supporting one or more therapeutic areas. The CM manages internal and external partners, agencies, and contributors in development of resources primarily focused on peer to peer educational programs (e.g. symposia, lectures, videos, and peer discussion groups) for Healthcare Professional customers. The CM ensures activities are in full compliance with appropriate regulations and policies and can effectively apply and articulate strategy and goals of the resource in conversations with regulatory partners. 

Primary Activities: 
Completes annual and ongoing needs assessments around medical education plans and content necessary to facilitate release timing consistent with brand strategies across multiple channels 
Manages the development of medical education program talk titles, learning objectives, core messages, and resources 
Manages the development and production of content, using outside vendors 
Manages the workflow that supports Speaker Preparation Meeting (training) agenda and content 
Obtains Medical/Legal approval and support for relevant medical education resources and activities 
Seeks innovative medical education delivery formats, makes recommendations, shares best practices 
Works cross-functionally to ensure successful integration and execution of approved elements 
Maintains adequate level of scientific and market knowledge 

2-4 years’ experience in a pharmaceutical Marketing and/or Sales-related function with strong scientific knowledge 
Experience acting in the capacity of an advisor or consultant on pharma marketing/promotions and/or medical education strategy, with the ability to negotiate effectively to ensure the effectiveness of tactics 
Experience with pharma communications (preferably promotional medical education) and an understanding of the objectives and needs of the field 
Experience managing the creation of communications for the medical education space 
A thorough understanding of, and experience spearheading, the messaging, content and strategy for medical education tactics 
Strong project management skills: organized, accurate, thorough, drives things through the process 
Direct exposure to or involvement in the medical legal review process 
Strong enough scientific acumen to learn the science of the therapeutic(s) and defend in the medical legal review process 
Demonstrated understanding of adult learning principles 
Collaborative attitude and adaptable to frequent change and ambiguity 

Education Requirements: B.S. or B.A. degree and advanced degree highly preferred. Please apply online.

If you experience technical difficulties, email: akijanka [@] aquent.com 

Client Description:

Aquent Studios provides custom-tailored consulting and outsourcing solutions. Our team of consultants, project managers, and creative professionals brings decades of experience to help our clients expand their capacity in marketing communications, content development, and creative media. Aquent Studios is a division of Aquent, which is the world’s largest marketing staffing firm. Aquent is privately held and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. www.aquentstudios.com