Medical Science Liaison in Cary, IL at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 12/1/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Who we want

  • Dedicated achievers. Relentless about quality, people who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
  • Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, information, use cases, and industry analyses to develop best practices.
  • Curious learners. People who seek out cutting-edge research and information to expand and enhance their ability to be ready for what’s next.
  • Goal-oriented developers. Keeping the customer and requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver safe and robust solutions.
  • Data translators. Highly effective communicators who can transform data findings into recommendations to compose reports and executive level presentations.

What you will do

As a Medical Science Liaison, you will act as a primary interface between Stryker and the scientific and medical community. You’ll provide clinical expertise related to all products to internal and external customers.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities include:

  • Develop peer-level relationships with medical and scientific experts
  • Interpret and effectively communicate relevant medical and scientific information
  • Provide clinical presentations, scientific information, and training in academic, community, and healthcare provider settings in both group and one-on-one situations
  • Maintain thorough and up-to-date knowledge of disease state, clinical information, and product data within therapeutic areas
  • Work cross-functionally with marketing, sales, regulatory, new product development, and post-market teams to provide medical and scientific expertise to influence business strategy and decision making
  • Handle unsolicited requests for off-label information by providing medical information through scientific exchange in a fair-balanced manner.
  • Attend major conventions, symposiums, advisory board programs and congresses to provide medical and scientific support to internal and external customers
  • Represent the end customer and the clinical perspective for risk-based product decision-making as a member of the Risk Management Board and Adverse Event Review Board.
  • Support development of clinical evidence through clinical research studies, clinical evaluation reports, and publications.
  • Review and approve all collateral material for clinical function
  • Contribute to departmental initiatives
  • Actively participate in the ongoing development of a corporate culture that strives to achieve the highest ethical standards; conduct all business affairs ethically and lawfully and by ensuring open, honest communication without fear of retaliation

What you need

  • Licensed Registered Nurse in good standing and Masters in Nursing, Public Health or related
  • 7+ years critical care nursing experience
  • 3+ years industry experience as a Medical Science Liaison or similar role
  • Excellent writing and analytical skills
  • Clinical trial experience preferred

Work From Home: Not available

Travel Percentage: 50%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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