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Junior Global Medical Affairs Manager Critical Care, DRM and Frailty

15/08/2018 Schiphol, Noord Holland, NL
Are you looking for your first exciting step in Medical Affairs career? Discover this dynamic (temporary) position within the Global Medical Affairs team of Nutricia, the fast-growing medical division of Danone.

About the Job

As Junior Global Medical Affairs Manager, your key challenges will be to operate and contribute to projects that update our product portfolio to the latest scientific standards, bring clinical and dietetic insights into our strategy, as well as to contribute to the development and execution of post-launch medical engagement activities (symposia, Masterclasses etc).

The focus of the current vacancy will be on Critical Care and Disease Related Malnutrition (DRM) and Frailty therapeutic areas. You report directly to a Medical Director.

Your key responsibilities within this role will be the following:

  • Medical representation in the review and management of existing product portfolio,
  • Provide medical input to marketing materials and value propositions,
  • Co-develop medical rationales to substantiate use of products,
  • Co-create with cross-functional colleagues, tools and messages, based on existing evidence, that can be used at local level,
  • Co-build with other MAMs, KOL/stakeholder mapping and engagement, in close collaboration with colleagues in the countries as well as with R&D,
  • Ensure the engagement of relevant stakeholders to drive the commercial and medical strategy forward globally and locally,
  • Ensure credible conference presence aligned with commercial and medical strategy,
  • Ensure the development of educational materials for external and internal use.

About You

To be successful in this position, you are a qualified dietitian or nutritionist, working in the health care system. You are fluent in English and have a business mindset. You like to work in a commercial environment, dealing with multiple tasks and you are eager to learn. Your project management and communication skills will be key to lead your projects to success. Your flexibility, autonomy and curiosity will also be highly appreciated for this job.

What’s in it for you?

This role can be a first step in an exciting career in Medical Affairs. It is a dynamic (temporary) position within the Global Medical Affairs team, with a global reach, meaning interaction with countries around the world. The Medical function is growing and evolving, and is increasingly in the spotlight as the medical nutrition division recognizes the need to "medicalize". The Junior Global Medical Affairs Manager will be expected to work with some degree of autonomy on projects across the therapeutic areas the company is covering.

At Danone we offer a complete package of benefits, with a competitive primary salary, but also benefits like a premium free pension, 30 days annual leave and several discounts on a collective health insurance and even on some of our products.

Join a global industry, offering a lot of freedom to operate and exposure to different therapeutic areas!

About us

Danone is a global food company holding top positions in healthy food through its four businesses: Fresh Dairy Products, Early Life Nutrition, Waters, and Medical Nutrition. Its mission, bringing health through food to as many people as possible, embodies commitment to human progress and business success. It gives meaning to the work of our 100,000+ Danoners worldwide on an everyday basis. For passionate people looking for autonomy and exciting career opportunities, Danone truly has something special inside!

Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition is part of Danone. Our division offers a wide range of specialized nutrition products and services for the healthcare sector. We develop science-based, innovative nutrition to address the needs of patients for whom a normal diet is insufficient or unsuitable.

Danone Place Schiphol (DPS) is the global head office of our baby and medical divisions. These two divisions are the fastest growing divisions within Danone. At this office, the global strategies are rolled out to the rest of the world.

What’s next?

Hit the “apply now” button. We are looking for someone as soon as possible, so the sooner you apply the better.

Need more information?  Please contact me, Eugénie Mullie on

Eugénie Mullie
Talent Manager Medical & Sales +32 (0) 471 543 814