Medical Science Liaison, Rheumatology


Minato City, Tokyo

  1. 研究開発


AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines and solutions that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas – immunology, oncology, neuroscience, and eye care – and products and services in our Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com. Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.


Based on the Brand/Functional plan, develop and execute MSL Action Plan through scientific interaction 
and connect to evidence generation and collectively, as member of GMA, work to make a remarkable impact 
on patient care

Major Responsibilities:
1.KEE management
・Cultivate and develop scientific engagement with Medical Target KEEs
・Understanding the needs of developing strategic KEE interaction planning, 
develop the strategic interaction plan appropriately 
・Cultivate and maintain relationships with KEEs prior to product launch through Multi-channel communication plan with KEEs
・Provide scientific information and have a discussion with EELs
・Provide accurate TA knowledge and scientific message to KEEs (non-product)
・Gain DPOs through scientific discussions

2.Coordinate Investigator Initiated Study (IIS) following new SOP (Contract-Based IIS)
・Get information of IIS plan with AbbVie products and may proceed further AbbVie process 
with limited support
・Understanding the IIS process, 
・Take a role of SME in proceeding the IIS process
・Support other departments in scientific point of view
・Provide scientific information

3.Active participation and effective communication for product maximization cross functionally
・Understand Brand Plan and Medical Plan for execution in the field
・Provide feedback from the field after implementation of the functional plan
・Identify appropriate KEEs for tactical action in Medical plan by understanding the target KEE's profile, 
treatment policy and/or his/her point of view

4.One R&D collaboration (as needed)
・Understand the local action plan and its objectives to support clinical development
・Collaborate with Clinical Development in-field team to accelerate enrollment through scientific interaction

5.Team Management
・By understanding TA/ Team policy, contribute to the team management incollaboration with MSL Manager
・Support peer MSLs who have relatively less experience

6.iFTE playbook understanding & execution
・Understand the Medical and other key stakeholders' actions including Commercial in iFTE playbook 
and execute accordingly 
・Collaborate in-field as one team and support other team members in Medical 


Essential Skills & Abilities/Education:
・Must have an undergraduate degree in science or pharmacology
・Masters in Science or PhD preferred
・Experience in Pharmaceutical industry in Clinical Development, Safety department or 
research experience more than 3 years
・Affluent and accurate senses about pharmaceutical market
・Drive for Results
・Strong human relationship with people outside (especially KEE)
・High reputation among people inside and outside
・Correct expression of view as to right or wrong of things
・Well balanced decision making
・Clear recognition/discipline of performance



  1. はい、就業時間の75%