Clinical Medical Manager-Beijing

Category:  Clinical Development

Beijing, Beijing, CN


Job description

1: Identify KOLs, investigators and research centres

  • Identify and map KOLs, investigators and research centres within the relevant therapy areas
  • Collaborate closely with clinical operations teams in CDC, region, IO-SO and HQ during feasibility and allocation process
  • Identify and engage with relevant patient advocacy groups and investigate areas of mutual interest and potential collaboration

2: Collect early scientific insights and guidance

  • Collect medical insights that may be of value to Novo Nordisk and cascade these as relevant to region as well as cross-functionally within local affiliate/CDC
  • Discuss relevant early development data with external medical and scientific experts optimizing the feasibility process for the clinical trial conduct
  • Identify and regularly engage with clinical experts in relevant TAs to obtain guidance relevant to clinical trial execution
  • Ensure site staff at main site and referral centres are properly trained on the scientific background of the trial
  • Act as subject matter expert within relevant TAs
  • Provide leadership in the scientific community within New Therapy Areas conducting advisory boards, scientific meetings, guidelines, publications and engaging with local associations for HCPs on relevant topics
  • Support process on Investigator Sponsored studies by contributing to evaluation of proposals and ensuring follow up after approval in close collaboration with local Medical Affairs team
  • Lead process of mapping of clinical care pathways for new TAs in close collaboration with local Medical affairs team
  • Support ad hoc requests by providing scientific and medical responses to requests from KOLs, HCPs, site staff, clinical operations staff and other stakeholders in a timely manner

3: Contribute to Clinical activities

  • Contribute to delivering successful clinical trials (phase I-IV) in collaboration with clinical operations including driving scientific discussions at site selection and initiation visits, performing ad hoc and planned visits, supporting attendance at investigator meetings, ensuring KOL inclusion in clinical trials, and engaging key investigators to communicate trial results
  • Contribute to scientific retention and recruitment (SRR) activities at local level
  • Ensure continuous dialogue with investigators, site staff and other relevant stakeholders to ensure smooth study conduct and to collect timely and relevant insights throughout the duration of the study

4: Deliver Medical guidance

  • Provide timely guidance and internal training by supporting training creation and delivering training to clinical staff, as well as CMR, commercial and MAPA cross functional teams.



  • MD or PhD in healthcare with strong clinical and preferably research background, alternatively Pharmacist or Master of Science with strong, relevant background
  • 3 years of clinical or pharmaceutical industry experience
  • Solid experience with human healthcare research either from university or pharmaceutical industry
  • Expert in therapeutic area of relevance, preferably with authorship in peer-reviewed journals
  • Understanding the specificities and nuances of the local healthcare infrastructure
  • Understanding of pharmaceutical drug development
  • Experience as clinical trial investigator or sub-investigator is preferred


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.