Interview with The Medical Affairs Company
The Medical Science Liaison Society Career Center team, recently interviewed Wendy Copley – an accomplished and performance driven professional with over 20 years of combined expertise in talent management, recruiting and service delivery. She is a member of The Medical Affairs Company recruiting team.
The Medical Affairs Company offers pharmaceutical, bio-pharmaceutical and medical device clients a complete array of outsourcing capabilities for medical affairs activities. Through strategic and tactical Medical Science Liaison (MSL) programs, as well as MSL Consulting and Medical Communications support, TMAC provides both unmatched value and service to the pharmaceutical industry.
The Medical Affairs Company often posts their open MSL positions with the MSL Society Career Center and hence we spoke with Wendy with reference to some Oncology/Solid Tumor MSL openings that she posted with the MSL Society Career Center.
Here is excerpts of the interview
MSLS-CC: Why is this position open?
WC: Exciting first product launch, New MSL team are the reason for these vacancies.
MSLS-CC: What are you looking for in the ideal candidate?
WC: An ideal candidate for this role must have MSL experience, minimum 18 months, Advanced Doctorate degree, preferably Oncology, GI or Endocrinology expertise.
MSLS-CC: How big is the MSL team?
WC: This team will have a total of 10 MSLs
MSLS-CC: What is the geographical territory for the role?
WC: New England (MA, Upstate NY, VT, NH, ME), North Central (KS, MO, IA, NE, ND, SD, MN, MT, WY) and Southwest (S. CA, AZ, NV, CO, HI)
MSLS-CC: Tell me more about the company and the culture?
WC: The company offers an entrepreneurial, synergy working environment , ability to contribute to an under-served orphan disease population and have a voice and impact across the organization.