Global Liaison Executive (m/f/d) Surgical Device


Our client is one of the world's leading research-oriented pharmaceutical companies, with more than 80,000 employees in over 120 countries. The German division is in Baden-Württemberg and manages all activities of the German branch in research, development and marketing of innovative health solutions.



On behalf of our client we are immediately looking for a dedicated and talented executive:

Global Liaison Executive (m/f/d) Surgical Device


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Key Responsibilities

  • The Global Liaison Executive provides technical expertise to ophthalmic surgery device development programs.
  • Cultivates and builds key relationships (externally and internally)
  • Gather clinical sites feedback and insights to optimize clinical development performance and customer experience
  • Attend implantation/refill/explantation of the surgical device, being present in the Operating Room and clinic to support and instruct the Investigator, operating and clinical staff to ensure procedures are performed according to protocol requirements
  • Provide continuous remote and/or  on-site support and training of surgical staff to ensure appropriate use of the device/system
  • Work closely with global and affiliate Clinical Operations and Clinical Science to ensure appropriate and efficient alignment, coordination and communication to enable successful delivery of the clinical development program
  • Identify and communicate needs as they arise, propose solutions and lead special projects ensuring completion aligned with objectives, timelines and budget, as applicable
  • As appropriate, advise on the design and development of clinical trials and investigations involving other drug delivery device(s)
  • Evaluate, review and propose revisions to protocols to support the development of the assigned drug delivery device(s)
  • Serve as the technical expert of site feasibility assessment for clinical trials involving drug delivery device(s)
  • Utilize the learning’s and feedback from early Phase Trials to advise the development of technical support for later stage clinical trials and eventual commercialization
  • Participates on cross-functional teams in the evaluation, field verification, implementation and enhancement of products
  • Provides real-time insights and ground level understanding of the disease area landscape across countries to better inform cross-functional strategies
  • Contributes to the team spirit and climate by acting with entrepreneurial and inclusive spirit, fostering innovation and collaboration to develop new approaches to enhance customer experience
  • Ensures efficient collaboration with the team-mates to capitalize on best practices
  • Maintains the highest standards and level of scientific expertise in the team by contributing to the on boarding of new team members and continuous learning activities

Required Skills, Education, Knowledge And Experience

  • At least one year or more experience in ophthalmic surgical and/or clinical setting required
  • Outstanding ability and desire to teach, demonstrated by possessing self-confidence and effectiveness with a wide variety of student types
  • Strong ophthalmology background preferred
  • Expert knowledge of processes and procedures for clinical trial engagement for corporate sponsored and independent supported studies
  • Demonstrates and maintains highest standards of scientific and clinical knowledge in assigned therapeutic areas drawing on a range of sources including publications, meetings, conferences, interaction with TAEs, ongoing discussion with affiliates
  • Understands and maintains knowledge of global and local regulations, guidelines and SOPs, GXP standards and other important business intelligence resources
  • Solid knowledge of drug safety /pharmacovigilance
  • Ability to demonstrate Values and Leadership Commitments
  • Excellent interpersonal skills: builds strong sustainable relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Demonstrated customer centric mindset and behaviours, initiative and accountability
  • Externally focused: proactively monitors the external landscape to understand and   communicate trends, competitive activity, risks and opportunities
  • Communication skills: ability to effectively present and communicate to different stakeholders
  • Ability to work in global line or matrix teams and across geographic areas, business settings and cultures, including in a virtual environment
  • Project management skills: proven ability to lead projects  to successful conclusion demonstrating initiative and accountability
  • Well-developed influencing and negotiating skills, with the ability to influence without direct authority.
  • Ability to travel nationally & internationally (up to 60-70% of the time)
  • Maintain all mandatory certifications and required hospital vendor credentials that may be addressed by the program.
  • Language skills to allow effective communication with external stakeholders as appropriate per assigned territory
  • ENGLISH: full professional proficiency
  • GERMAN: full professional proficiency

Ihre Ansprechpartnerin

Beate Aschoff
Senior Personalberaterin


Optares Medical GmbH & Co. KG
Beate Aschoff
Heiligengeist Höfe 8
26121 Oldenburg