Senior Manager Medical Affairs Spain and Portugal


Sant Cugat del Valles, ES

Tipo de Contrato:  Indefinido tiempo completo
Área:  Medical Affairs
Número de solicitud de puesto:  508903

Would you like to join an international team working to improve the future of healthcare? Do you want to enhance the lives of millions of people? Grifols is a global healthcare company that since 1909 has been working to improve the health and well-being of people around the world. We are leaders in plasma-derived medicines and transfusion medicine and develop, produce and market innovative medicines, solutions and services in more than 110 countries and regions.

We believe that diversity adds value to our business, our teams, and our culture. We are committed to equal employment opportunity fostering an inclusive environment where diversity makes us be outstanding.


Help us lead one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies. We are a world leader in plasma-derived medicines with a presence in more than 100 countries, and a growing global team of over 20.000 people. That’s why we need a Medical Affairs Senior Manager, Spain & Portugal, like you.


Role Mission

As a Senior Medical Affairs Manager the main purpose of your role will be to build partnerships with external healthcare professionals mainly in Spain and Portugal, to communicate evidence based critical scientific, technical and development issues relating to Grifols Biopharma products which are or will be marketed.


What your responsibilities will be


  • Develop and execute local medical affairs plans in alignment with local business objectives, guided by a senior colleague.
  • May coordinate MSLs in the region and will have a dual role in the case is needed
  • Medical lead building and maintaining the relationships with scientific thought leaders in the region
  • Responsible for the knowledge management in his/her respective area, acting as a subject matter expert for internal and external stakeholders, writing summaries when needed for the country/region
  • Manage scientific events like regional advisory boards or other scientific meetings: symposia, webinars or standalone meetings.
  • Provides medical content for medical education programs
  • Responsible to participate in internal training programs to ensure medical and scientific understanding of the products in the respective countries.
  • Attends local and regional (or global when needed) medical conferences on the respective disease areas and provides reports from these meetings for internal stakeholders.
  • Provides scientific responses to enquiries by internal and external customers.
  • When required be the regional medical representative at strategic meetings, Medical Affairs meetings or subsidiaries commercial meetings.
  • Responsible for the accuracy of the medical content of marketing materials. Medical function in the sign off process of marketing materials.
  • Country level management of Grifols Research programs, including ISR, RWE, Research grants, Scientific Awards and educational grants
  • Partner with Patient advocacy, Regulatory and Market Access to support country /regional needs
  • If required, manage the budget
  • Ensure compliance with Grifols processes and regulations.


Who you are


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, education, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions).


  • Advance University degree in Biology, Pharmacy or Medicine (PharmD, PhD, MD)
  • Background in pharmaceutical industry in medical/scientific affairs
  • At least 5 years of experience in a similar position in the pharma industry
  • Solid knowledge of medical/pharmaceutical basics with highest ethical standards.
  • Scientific understanding (literature, clinical and basic research etc.)
  • Advanced communication and relation building skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Good English language skills (spoken and written)
  • Computer skills
  • Willingness to travel


What we offer


It is a brilliant opportunity for you, Grifols is fully aware that its employees are one of its major assets. We are committed to maintaining an atmosphere that encourages all our employees to develop their professional careers in an excellent working environment.


Information about Grifols is available at If you are interested in joining our company and you have what it takes for such an exciting position, then don’t hesitate to apply!

We look forward to receiving your application!


Grifols is an equal opportunity employer.


Flexible schedule: Monday-Thursday 7-10 to 16-19h and Friday 8-15h.

Benefits package

Contract of Employment: Permanent position

Flexibility for U Program: 2 days remote working


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Location: SPAIN : España : Sant Cugat del Valles:SC3 


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