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Director, Medical Affairs EU Generics

Date: May 27, 2021

Location: Zagreb, HR, 10000

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Who we are

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas.  We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!

Your responsibilities

  • Owning the business strategy of Medical Affairs EU – Generics and contribute to the development of functional strategies
  • Developing departmental plans including organisational priorities to deliver results in fast-changing business and/or regulatory environments
  • Anticipating internal and/or external business challenges and/or regulatory issues; recommends process, product or service improvements
  • Looking beyond existing methodologies and own discipline to define and resolve unique and complex problems that have a broad impact on the business
  • Leading project teams to achieve milestones and objectives 
  • Managing and providing leadership to managers, supervisors and/or senior professionals
  • Managing resources and actively participate in continuous professional development of employees
  • Reviewing and overseeing medical and scientific inputs within Teva and externally
  • Participating in global processes and representation of regional business
  • Reviewing and approving of Investigator Sponsored Studies (ISS) for generics in EU
  • Reviewing company initiated phase IV studies for generics in EU
  • Reviewing and approving promotional and non-promotional materials, educational and training materials for marketed and branded generics


Preferable location Croatia (Zagreb) with openness to other EU Teva sites. 

Your profile

  • Medical Degree or PhD with relevant medical experience
  • 8-10 years of scientific experience in pharmaceuticals, including at least 6 years in Medical Affairs
  • Strong understanding and background in Generics field 
  • Ability to liaise with different internal stakeholders and various department heads 
  • High level of personal integrity, cause and effect thinking along with ability to innovate 
  • People manager, with focus on development, growth and performance 
  • Team work- comfortable working in cross-functional teams 
  • Fluency in English


Medical Affairs

Reports To

VP, Head of Medical Affairs Europe

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