Regional Medical Advisor, Obesity, Southern Italy

Category:  Clinical Development and Medical

Napoli, Campania, IT


Do you want to join one of the leading companies of the sector? Do you want to work in a key position in our pioneering therapy area and ensuring successful disease awareness for obesity care in Italy? Then you might be the new Regional Medical Advisor in Southern Italy.   


The Position

As a Regional Medical Advisor, you will act to advance patient care and improve the well-being of People with obesity sharing deepest knowledge of Novo Nordisk Obesity portfolio from the medical and scientific perspectives.


Your main responsibilities will be:


  • Collect and discuss proposal for independent studies  in the assigned area   
  • Provide input and support Clinical Operations Team in local sites selection and feasibility assessment for Novo Nordisk trials
  • Support activities (e.g. HCP support) aimed to sustain the value of treating Obesity
  • Identify educational gaps and support activities aimed to ensure and reinforce scientific knowledge and awareness on Obesity among KOLs/HCPs in a compliant manner   
  • Engage KOLs in peer-to-peer scientific dialogue through face-to-face/digital interactions   
  • Travel within the territory of the regions: Campania, Basilicata, Puglia, Calabria.    
  • Identify knowledge gaps for local language review articles   
  • Medical Guidance    
  • Ensure appropriate and timely updated knowledge and awareness among relevant internal stakeholders     
  • Provide scientific training of new colleagues   
  • Timely report and provide medical input on Competitive Intelligence topics   



  • You hold a Medical Doctor degree or MSC in Scientific subjects
  • You have 1-3 years experience in Medical & Regulatory Dpt in Pharma Company or University/Clinics
  • Ideally you have experience in the Endocrinology/Internal Medicine field
  • You are fluent in Italian and English
  • You are a team player
  • You have a “can do” attitude


About the Department

You will report to the Regional Medical Manager and you will be part of a team at national level, continuously interacting with the Medical Advisors of the headquarters and Clinical Operations.

By joining the Obesity team, you will have the opportunity to help people with obesity receive the care they deserve. The Novo Nordisk aspiration is to be a driving force in the science of obesity, to deliver an obesity portfolio and solutions that matter, to ensure obesity is widely recognized as a chronic disease and to reduce barriers to treatment.   


Working at Novo Nordisk

At Novo Nordisk, we don’t wait for change. We drive it. We’re a dynamic company in an even more dynamic industry, and we know that what got us to where we are today is not necessarily what will make us successful in the future. We embrace the spirit of experimentation, striving for excellence without fixating on perfection. We never shy away from opportunities to develop, we

seize them. From research and development, through to manufacturing, marketing and sales – we’re all working to move the needle on patient care.



Apply before 10th February 2022


We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.