BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Medical Affairs Manager Diabetes Care in Milan, Italy

Job Description Summary

An exciting opportunity to lead the Diabetes Care medical affairs activities in Italy for Becton Dickinson, a global leader in medical technology

Job Description

Job mission and purpose:

The Advanced Diabetes Care Medical Affairs Manager’s mission is to build scientific credibility and lead scientific exchange for our products portfolio via development of peer to peer relationships with leading medical experts within Italy. Through these partnerships, this critical role will help partner with KOLs in generating evidence as well as gathering insights that will be central to helping us shape the future of our diabetes care offerings.

The Medical Affairs Manager will contribute in shaping the country business strategy by providing key insights from external stakeholders, including medical management trends and changes.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Build trusted, scientific relationships with Key Opinion Leaders and internal/ external stakeholders

  • Assist in designing clinical studies/trials and observational studies in line with internal protocols to generate evidence

  • Collaborate with external and internal CRO’s in ensuring end to end study management and execution

  • Provide support to selected centers to ensure that studies/trials are executed within timeline agreed and in live with protocols

  • Monitor clinical trial progress through a combination of data review and on-site visits in collaboration with the internal or external CRO and per guidance and regulations

  • Ensure the monitoring quality assurance of all clinical records for participants including documentation and confidentiality

  • Facilitate and/or co-facilitate country level advisory boards to address behavioral and/or clinical concerns, progress, and crisis intervention of all participants

  • Be able to synthesize, communicate, and translate information into transparent, relevant evidence

  • Be able to understand business needs/opportunities through a proactive collaboration with the sales, marketing, HEOR and market access teams

  • Be able to present results at conferences, congresses and acts as interface with involved regional institutions

  • Serve as the primary medical/scientific BD point of contact for customers and relevant KOLs responding to or coordinating responses to specific individual or organization needs

  • Be able to elevate the scientific know-how of the Diabetes Care local team through a common understandable language.

Experience and Qualification:

  • Over five years of clinical trial study experience

  • Over three years of experience in the Diabetes field, preferably

  • Master’s Degree from an accredited educational institution in an appropriate related health profession (i.e. Medical, Pharmacy, etc.).


  • Ability to work effectively in teams as well as independently

  • Strong verbal and written communication

  • Ability to manage multiple projects at a time

  • Strong project management skills, able to prioritize and work accordingly

  • Proven excellent interpersonal and presentation skill

  • Business acumen

  • Fluent in English (oral and written).

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Primary Work Location

ITA Milan - Via Enrico Cialdini

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BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.