Obesity Medical Science Liaison

Category:  Clinical Development

Kfar Saba, Israel, IL


Are you a self-motivated individual who is passionate about making a difference in improving the lives of people with obesity? Are you seeking a learning opportunity for personal and professional growth?

Novo Nordisk Israel has an open vacancy for Obesity Medical Scientific Liaison. Join us and apply now for a life-changing career!


The Position

Novo Nordisk Israel is looking for an Obesity Medical Scientific Liaison for the center-south region. In this role, you will be responsible for delivering high level medical and scientific expertise to internal and external stakeholders, within the obesity therapeutic area. You will be responsible for internal insight generation, scientific communications, and regional medical activities. In addition, you will work most of the time in the central and southern region of Israel with an 80 percent work rate in the field.

Your main accountabilities will be:

  • Development of professional relationships with external key opinion leaders and other stakeholders.
  • Leading scientific dialogue with key opinion leaders, including scientific presentations and personal meetings.
  • Identification of healthcare professional influencers within the obesity therapeutic area.
  • Drive internal and external scientific updates.
  • Drive local, regional, and international medical meetings and activities.
  • Generate insights from the field and participate in internal medical strategic planning.


To be eligible for the role, you need to hold a degree in Medical\Pharmaceutical\Health Sciences (MD\PhD\DMD\DVM\PharmD). Fluency in written and spoken Hebrew and English language are mandatory and previous and work experience within a pharma company is an advantage.

We would also like you to have:

  • Proactive approach and accountability for assigned tasks.
  • Good presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Scientific curiosity and acumen.
  • Collaborative approach and capability to operate within defined timelines.
  • Capability for prioritization and multi-tasking.
  • Precision and accuracy.


About the Department

The Medical Affairs Department in Novo Nordisk Israel covers Diabetes, Obesity and Rare Diseases therapeutic areas. The Obesity Medical Scientific Liaison will report to a responsible medical function (Medical Lead).


Working at Novo Nordisk

We are a proud life-science company, and life is our reason to exist. We’re inspired by life in all its forms and shapes, ups and downs, opportunities, and challenges. For employees at Novo Nordisk, life means many things – from the building blocks of life that form the basis of ground-breaking scientific research, to our rich personal lives that motivate and energise us to perform our best at work. Ultimately, life is why we’re all here - to ensure that people can lead a life independent of chronic disease.



If you believe you are qualified, and are willing to take the challenge, please send your CV in English language directly via our online application tool.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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.