AEM Clinical Affairs Manager

Date: Apr 22, 2021

Location: Great Lakes area, MI, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: More than 50%

Requisition ID: 3823 

 

About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit teleflex.com.

 

Global Functions The Corporate division is the central operating unit of the company; setting strategy and policy and providing business development, finance, human resources, information technology, investor relations and legal support to the businesses. The global Company headquarters is located just outside of Philadelphia in Wayne, PA. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

Assists with the development, communication and execution of internal and external clinical affairs programs. Provides support to clinical end-users, sales and sales management, marketing and other corporate departments on the safe and effective use of Teleflex medical product portfolios. Supports the appropriate clinical application of Teleflex Medical products via web based, live and teleconference instruction, education, and understanding of these products and best practices. Drives innovation by identifying product attributes necessary to expand into new markets, or capitalize on new clinical applications; identifies new, clinically driven product and market opportunities. 

Principal Responsibilities

•    Collaborate on Contractor utilization, provide guidance to ensure proficiency, consistent educational messaging and support for programs.
•    Identify, develop and communicate educational methodologies and resources, including audio, visual and tactile materials, in-services, cadaver labs, simulation, preceptorship and mentoring opportunities, e- technology, and other methods to enhance the effectiveness of clinical affairs programs.
•    Identify and support field sales efforts through clinical and educational customer needs assessment, product and procedural training, in-servicing, management of the clinical educator program and required customer follow up (i.e., letters, approved product information, samples, educational materials, professional guidelines and standards related to best practices, and clinical evidence based research articles). 
•    Maintain and develop expertise on Teleflex Medical’s products, with particular emphasis on the product portfolio related to specific clinical specialty area and expertise.
•    Identify and expand the customer base through professional networking, consultation related to best practices and the appropriate clinical use of Teleflex products, and timely professional follow-up.
•    Manage all business-associated administrative tasks and responsibilities to support job-related activities; to include strict adherence to the Teleflex Medical T&E policies and procedures, timely filing of required and/or requested reports, and documentation of activities via approved documents and forms.
•    Keep current with medical literature, clinical initiatives/guidelines, and industry trends and communicate with other appropriate departments.
•    Participate in educational, scientific, and promotional activities at identified local, regional, and national tradeshows/exhibitions.
•    Provide written and verbal communication to CMA management and appropriate SBU representatives regarding clinical field activity. 
•    Adhere to and ensure the compliance of Teleflex Medical’s Code of Conduct, all Company policies, rules, procedures, and housekeeping standards.
 

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Associate degree: Bachelor’s in Education or equivalent is preferred. 
•    Five years in the clinical setting, adult education, or sales education in the medical device industry.
•    Clinical experience in the Operating Room, Cath Lab, IR/EP lab preferred
•    Additional experience in anesthesia, trauma, and ICU a plus.
 

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Excellent analytical and communication skills; written, verbal and presentation.
•    Strong time-management, organizational skills, prioritization abilities and professionalism. 
•    Established track record of building and maintaining relationships with internal and external customers and collaborative skills. 
•    Experience creating adult education curriculums and knowledgeable regarding education techniques.
•    Computer functions/applications as related to laptop use, diskette generation, and remote access of data; with expertise in utilizing such programs as Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Salesforce experience preferred. 
•    Principles used to find, analyze and assess clinical studies and appropriately apply them in the support of Teleflex Medical products.
•    Clinical applications and uses of all Teleflex Medical products as well as Teleflex Medical competitors’ products within the clinical area of expertise.
•    Organizational culture and the impact of culture on interdepartmental relationships and communication.
•    Home office environment 
 

 

Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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