Solta Director Professional Affairs

Date: Mar 17, 2024

Location: US-NJ-Bridgewater, New Jersey, US

Company: Bausch Health

Solta, a division of Bausch Health, is committed to improving patients quality of life by delivering sophisticated technology in simple, elegant designs, providing true aesthetic and therapeutic benefits. For more than a decade, we've been developing innovative treatment technologies to provide proven and effective aesthetic care options to consumers and physicians alike. 

 

The Professional Affairs lead is accountable for the designing & executing Solta’s education strategy, developing & nurturing relationships with internal & external stakeholders, playing a key role in guiding innovation pipelines and medical communications based on R&D and commercial strategies. This role will also be a thought partner to the business on strategies related to claims requirement, evidence generation plans, clinical study approach, R&D innovation pipeline.

 

The expected outcomes of this role should be achieved through a deep customer and industry knowledge along with outstanding collaboration and teamwork with key partners such as, Medical Affairs, Marketing, Sales, Compliance, Quality, KOLs, etc. This role is responsible for adhering to all applicable legal and regulatory requirements as well as Company Compliance policies.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the execution of Solta professional programs including facilitation, coordination and management of KOLs, global and regional Medical and Scientific advisory boards, stakeholders, logistics and vendors to ensure that programs are conducted efficiently, effectively, and compliantly.  Collaborate with cross functional partners to support the team on medical insights, technology, and Key Opinion Leader (KOL) insights & engagement
  • Lead, supervise, and participate in the execution of company-sponsored workshops and educational programs. interact with external customers/doctors to convey strategic vision, clear and appropriate messaging, to create deep business relationships.
  • Lead Professional projects through application of customer insights and strategic planning to develop and implement new education offerings to meet business plan requirements. Develop measurable project plans with clear objectives, milestones, resource requirements, and deliverables. Manages priorities to ensure maximum effectiveness. Translate customer insights to the broader organization. Utilize metrics for process improvement.
  • Review and drive consistency on professional affairs related materials and communications globally
  • Help guide evidence generation plan or clinical studies needs to differentiate SOLTA devices from the competition via customer insights
  • Understand and utilize existing and new technology to effectively reach multiple stakeholders to engage and reinforce key learning concepts throughout the Education Continuum; optimize the education modality for the most effective and efficient approach.
  • Apply strategic and big picture thinking in developing professional services structure, approach with buy-in from stakeholders.
  • Business planning and budget forecasting to ensure strategy aligns with broader organizational goals.

Qualifications

  • Master's degree required, MD or PhD preferred
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in professional, clinical and/or medical affairs within the medical device industry, with aesthetic industry experience being preferred
  • Knowledge in key specialties aligned to the role is required.
  • Requires up to 50% travel

Other Skills & Abilities:

  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate across departments and translate insights & needs into education solutions.
  • Demonstrates creative, practical problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; effective interpersonal and teamwork skills.
  • Willingness to travel internationally as needed for program delivery within the supported sales area.
  • Project execution & management, problem solving, and solutions driven skills.
  • Ability to lead multiple tasks/projects simultaneously.
  • Knowledge of anatomy and procedures.
  • Strong understanding of technology and the ability to lead web-based meetings and customer-facing events expertly and articulately.
  • Administrative skills – budget, reports, audits, database management, metrics.

 

 

 

This position may be available in the following location(s): US - Bridgewater, NJ

 

Bausch Health Companies Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates collaboration.

 

If a candidate needs a reasonable accommodation/adjustment due to physical or mental health impairment for any part of the application process, they are encouraged to send their request to humanresources@bauschhealth.com  or call 908-927-1400 and let us know the nature of the request and their contact information. Please be sure to include the job requisition number.

 

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