Scientific & Medical Affairs Executive - Engagement
Responsible for scientific & medical engagement with external stakeholders to further improve PMI's scientific credibility and build tobacco harm reduction awareness, as well as to mitigate and manage strong opposition by anti-tobacco organizations and scientific & medical communities.
Also responsible for supporting Manager Scientific & Medical Affairs to achieve this objective.
Contribute in the analysis, planning and execution of RRP scientific & medical strategy; Includes information collection, compilation, analysis, initial development and support in implementation / execution.
Initiate assessment, and recommend engagement of KSOLs to expand the existing PMJ network of THR supporters
Oversee work of external consultants to drive awareness building and support for tobacco harm reduction, as part of overall strategy towards achieving regulatory framework. Support includes schedule and budgetary administration, information sharing and feedback for multiple projects.
Support and participate in advocacy engagements with political, bureaucratic, scientific and industry stakeholders, and other relevant opinion leaders to build allies/coalitions in support of tobacco harm reduction, RRP category and the creation of a welcoming RRP environment in Japan. This includes communication of company's views and positions in support of tobacco harm reduction, intelligence compilation and topline analysis.
Contribute to seeking scientific insight of external stakeholders related with smoking and health and execute effective scientific information delivery to stakeholders through collaboration with OC, R&D, RHQ;
Support the education of internal stakeholders on regulatory/ business environment, device safety and science behind PMI's RRP efforts. Support includes update and administration of training materials, creation of new materials as necessary and support in training program execution.
Contribute to the coordination of feasible and impactful evidence generation with local external experts and PMI R&D; support the engagement with local appropriate scientists to handle the study for PMI interests.
Bilingual in English and Japanese