Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Associate Director, Medical Affairs – Global Medical Information
Location: Boston, MA
Reporting to: Senior Director, Medical Affairs – Medical Communications
Orchard Therapeutics is a leading global, fully integrated, commercial-stage biotech dedicated to transforming the lives of patients with rare diseases through innovative gene therapies.
Partnering with world-leading research institutions in gene therapy, Orchard’s portfolio of autologous ex vivo gene therapy programs has demonstrated sustained clinical benefit in over 150 patients across five disease areas. These programs include Strimvelis®, the first autologous ex vivo gene therapy approved by the EMA in 2016, 3 programs in advanced registrational studies in MLD (metachromatic leukodystrophy), WAS (Wiskott Aldrich syndrome) and ADA-SCID (adenosine deaminase severe combined immunodeficiency), 2 other clinical programs in X-CGD (X-linked chronic granulomatous disease) and beta-thalassemia, as well as an extensive preclinical pipeline
Orchard is a publicly traded company (NASDAQ: ORTX) with offices in the UK and the US, including London, San Francisco and Boston.
The Associate Director, Medical Affairs – Global Medical Information reports to the Vice President of Global Medical Affairs. This role will be located in Boston, MA (US). This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Medical Information professional to oversee both Medical Information as well as operational excellence initiatives within the entire Global Medical Affairs organization. This role offers an unparalleled opportunity for exposure to multiple drug launches in multiple countries in the rare disease space. As the operational lead in the medical affairs team, this role will have a real and timely impact on the execution of Medical Affairs initiatives supporting products with the potential to transform patients’ lives.
Key Elements and Responsibilities
Under the management of the Senior Director, Medical Communications, the successful candidate will:
Skills & Abilities
Orchard Therapeutics is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
All employment offers and CV’s are managed through our Human Resources Department and all candidates are presented through this avenue. Therefore, the Human Resources Department at Orchard Therapeutics requests that recruiters are not to contact Orchard Therapeutics employees directly to present candidates. Complying with this request will be a factor in determining future professional relationships with Orchard Therapeutics. Orchard Therapeutics will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from candidates for either current or future positions. Submission of unsolicited resumes in advance of an agreement between the Human Resources Department and the recruiter does not create any implied obligation on the part of Orchard Therapeutics.