Valneva is a fully integrated vaccine company that specializes in the development, manufacture and commercialization of innovative vaccines with a mission to protect people from infectious diseases through preventative medicine. The company is looking for a Junior Medical Science Liaison based in Vienna to support Valnevas medical affairs department in Austria, in addition to assisting in Global Medical Affairs projects.

Your tasks

  • Providing medical, scientific and public health expertise related to vaccinology, vaccines and immunization programs to the Valneva country team
  • Supporting the development of the Medical Affairs plan and achievement of objectives including selection of research sites for clinical studies in Austria
  • Communication with governments, healthcare professionals, media and consumers in Austria
  • Active engagement in the Austrian medical/scientific/public health community
  • Scientific review and approval of promotional material
  • Ensure compliance with Valneva policies, EFPIA guidelines and PHARMIG

Your qualifications

  • Preferably Pharmacy or other Life Sciences degree with background in immunology or infectious diseases (virology, microbiology)
  • Minimum of 1 year relevant professional experience in the pharmaceutical industry, public health or infectious diseases area
  • Vaccines related training or experience is an advantage
  • Excellent German and English communication and presentation skills
  • Dynamic team worker with excellent interpersonal skills to build up a network of internal and external stakeholders
  • Willingness to travel within Austria or internationally, approx. 15 % of the time

Remuneration: approx. EUR 50.000 gross annual salary (incl. variable pay) with willingness to overpay.

If you are interested in this challenging position, please forward your CV and a recent photograph quoting reference number 38195 to