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Senior Medical Advisor

Requistion ID:  4126

Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, DK

Date:  15-Mar-2023

Senior Medical Advisor, Medical Strategy and Communication Eptinezumab and Neurology Pipeline


Are you looking to join a versatile team of medical experts engaged broadly across Lundbeck’s neurology projects, from pipeline in early clinical development to post-launch activities and life cycle management? Then come join us as our new Senior Medical Advisor


Your new role – why is this a great opportunity?

As part of the team, you will act as a strategic medical expert supporting and collaborating with various functions. You will be responsible for the development and execution of medical and scientific communication strategies, plans and meetings with internal and external stakeholders supporting marketed products or pipeline projects. You will also contribute to the assessment of new indication opportunities in Lundbeck’s pipeline and business development evaluations.


As a Senior Medical Advisor in a global function, you will get the opportunity to develop your Medical Affairs skills and experiences across the value chain.


This is a full-time position, located in Valby, Denmark, and you are expected to travel about 20 days per year to cover business meetings and international congresses.


Your future team

Medical Strategy and Communication Eptinezumab and Neurology Pipeline is part of Medical Affairs at Lundbeck Headquarters in Valby, Denmark. Our culture is characterized by responsibility and empowerment for the individual team members.


You will join a highly skilled team consisting of one Operations Manager and six medical experts, with varying backgrounds and experiences in the pharmaceutical industry. In this team, humor, helpfulness, flexibility, and openness are highly valued.


What you bring to the team

Our preferred candidate has the following qualifications:

  • Neurologist or MD with neurology qualifications (research/PhD)

  • Experience from pharmaceutical industry, and preferably from medical affairs

  • Proficient in English and can communicate effectively internally and externally


You will work in an agile cross-functional environment where good collaboration skills are a prerequisite, in addition to solid medical and pharmaceutical industry experience. As you will be creating new medical materials as well as reviewing promotional materials, it is critical for this role to understand and ensure compliance to industry codes and regulations.


How your colleagues would describe you

You have extensive stakeholder management/influencing skills and can lead cross-functional teams with multiple stakeholders of various levels of seniority. In addition, you are a collaborative team player, used to manage agile projects from start to end with focus on deadlines. You also master strategic thinking, tactical planning and execution. You are motivated by applying and further developing your expertise.


Our promise to you  

Lundbeck offers an inspiring workplace, passionate colleagues and a culture characterized as collaborative – a must to successfully bring our treatments through research and development all the way to commercialization and the people who need them. We offer a mix of exciting tasks and numerous development opportunities that are balanced with initiatives focused on your well-being.

You can also learn more about us at or by following us on LinkedIn, Instagram (@h_lundbeck) or Twitter (@Lundbeck).


Apply now

Can you see yourself in this role? We want to hear from you. Does this sound like your dream job, but you’re not sure if you meet all the requirements? We still want to hear from you!


Upload your CV and include your motivation for applying. No separate cover letter is needed. We ask you not to include a photo or personal information that does not relate to your professional experience.


If you have questions or want to hear more, please feel free to contact Elin Löf, Director and Head of Medical Strategy and Communication Eptinezumab and Neurology Pipeline, +45 30835090. Applications must be received by April 15, 2023.


We need every brain in the game – and that includes all brains and the different perspectives we bring to the table. At Lundbeck, we embrace the uniqueness of each employee, and we are committed to building a workforce that is as diverse as the people we serve. Read more about our commitment at




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About Lundbeck

About Lundbeck

Tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best

With too many people living with brain diseases around the world, our purpose couldn't be more important or more worth striving for. Every day we work tirelessly to change the outcome for these people. We are a community of specialists fiercely dedicated to restoring brain health, drawing on, and embracing, the uniqueness of every employee.

Our global footprint

Our approximately 5,400 employees in more than 50 countries are engaged across the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing, and sales. Our research programs tackle some of the most complex challenges in neuroscience, and our pipeline is focused on bringing forward transformative treatments for brain diseases for which there are few, if any therapeutic options. We have research facilities in Denmark and the United States, and our production facilities are located in Denmark, France and Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of DKK 18.2 billion in 2022 (EUR 2.5 billion; USD 2.6 billion).

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate website, and connect with us on Instagram @h_lundbeck, Twitter @Lundbeck and via LinkedIn.