Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change
Patient Engagement Manager, Oncology
YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The individual will work closely with Head of Patient Partnership & Engagement to drive innovative, efficient and effective patient-focused activities across the entire Oncology portfolio at Bayer.
Develops patient engagement strategy for key Oncology brands
Works closely with Head Patient Partnership & Engagement to implement activities and ensure plans are successful executed, learnings are applied and budgets are effectively managed
Develops strong relationships with cancer patient groups and patients/caregivers to establish a sound understanding of their needs and build productive partnerships
Influences cross-functional plans to ensure patient needs and patient voice is considered and is well represented across the drug development process
Manages the Oncology Patient Engagement Network for cross-functional and global-local alignment and coordination.
Conducts patient group mapping in priority tumor types
Plans patient activities for key awareness days
Strives for continuous process optimization, synergies and innovation
WHO YOU ARE
Master's or bachelor's degree in public health, healthcare innovation or other healthcare/scientific disciplines strongly preferred.
Project management experience and effective English writing skills are essential
Previous experience in conducting patient-focused research and knowledge in behavioral health, human-centered design, qualitative market research, and ethnography is a plus.
Demonstrated strategic thinking and ability to identify and drive creative/innovative concepts to tackle large issues and opportunities.
Comfort and skill in working in undefined, ambiguous environments
Compassionate and empathetic towards the needs and pains of patients
Strong networking capabilities to maneuver within the matrix organization between global and country functions while winning trust of various interfacing functions and internal collaborators.
Team spirit, good communication, and constructive facilitation and presentation skills
We are looking forward to receiving your application until 2nd March. Thank you!