SAGE Therapeutics is searching for a highly motivated and experienced individual for the position of Associate Medical Director for fast-acting oral anti-depressants in development. The Associate Director will implement the tactical brand plan to establish the medical footprint for SAGE in depression. The Associate Director will deliver foundational materials, training, and programs to understand the MOA and clinical potential of a fast-acting anti-depressant. The Associate Director will partner with cross-functional teams, including clinical development, scientific communications, regulatory, operations, program management, and marketing to provide medical leadership in delivering therapeutic initiatives in depression.
Must thrive working in a fast-paced, innovative environment while remaining flexible, proactive, resourceful and efficient. Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to develop important relationships with key stakeholders, good conflict management and negotiation skills, ability to analyze complex issues to develop relevant and realistic plans, programs and recommendations. Demonstrated ability to translate strategy into action; excellent analytical skills and an ability to communicate complex issues in a simple way and to orchestrate plans to resolve issues and mitigate risks.