• Senior Scientific Affairs Manager (Scientific Affairs Manager)

    Location US-CA
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  • Overview

    Bio-Rad is looking for a Scientific Affairs Manager in Hercules CA




    • 30%     Conduct effective clinical and scientific presentations to help drive Bio-Rad’s scientific leadership through research, conference symposia, publications, and educational activities.
    • 20%     Facilitate collaborative relationships with thought leaders, with a goal of building advocates, advisors, expert guest speakers, and business development partners.
    • Influence clinical guideline development to ensure maximum exposure and uptake for Bio-Rad’s molecular diagnostic portfolio.
    • 10%      Provide scientific, technical, and medical expertise and guidance to the Americas Commercial organization, and relevant divisional business partners within Bio-Rad.
    • 10%      Track industry trends and developments in the area of oncology precision medicine and related biomarkers.
    • Educate internal Bio-Rad staff regarding key aspects of new and revised laboratory and clinical practice standards pertaining to molecular diagnostics.
    • 10%      Obtain and communicate intelligence related to the development, regulatory approval and commercialization of companion and complementary oncology biomarker assays.
    • 10%      Determine need, and aid in the design and messaging of resources to support the molecular diagnostics market segment.
    • 5%       Maintain high standard proficiencies with medical best practices, therapeutic guidelines, and scientific literature pertaining to Bio-Rad’s portfolio and technology.
    • 5%         Assist in writing and reviewing of white papers, abstracts, and manuscripts for peer-review publication. Contribute to the review of Bio-Rad sponsored and Investigator sponsored studies.




    • Proven track record establishing and maintaining scientific collaborative relationships with key opinion and though leaders.
    • Must deliver concise technical presentations with ability to maintain high ethical standards in order to gain trust and approval of audience.
    • Must keep accurate records of interactions to yield informative intelligence and materials to update field strategies and tactics.
    • Proven and demonstrated ability to understand process and disseminate complex scientific material to key personnel in presentations and discussions.
    • History of presenting scientific data at conferences, symposiums and society meetings as well as record of publications in peer-reviewed journals.
    • Thorough understanding of package inserts, marketing materials and related corporate documents to ensure adherence to FDA and corporate compliance guidelines.
    • Consistent track record of high-level achievement in research and business areas with the ability to interact with personnel at all levels and departments.
    • Demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple assignments, deliver activities and results with excellent attention to detail.
    • Strong interpersonal, teamwork, organizational and workload planning skills.
    • Able to communicate technical concepts both verbally and written with clarity and accuracy.
    • Proficient use of Microsoft applications, ie. Powerpoint, Word and Excel.
    • Comfortable using multiple media outlets to engage a team or customers via webinars, conference calls or video conferences.
    • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in clinical diagnostics or biotechnology industry with emphasis in MDx.
    • PhD, MD, PharmD or DO is required.
    • Academic or Clinical background in clinical diagnostic testing; molecular diagnostics, sequencing technology, oncology and/or infectious disease.
    • 40-50% overnight travel required depending on residence location.


    About Bio-Rad:


    Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 7,800 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.


    Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.


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    Bio-Rad does not accept agency resumes, unless the agency has been authorized by a Bio-Rad Recruiting Representative. Please do not submit resumes unless authorized to do so. Bio-Rad will not pay for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.



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