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Date: Oct 12, 2018

Location: Saint-Ouen, FR

Company: DANONE

NUTRICIA (Advanced Medical Nutrition) is looking for a Medical Affairs Manager - M/F

You are passionate by medical progress and want to make a difference ?

You want to participate to a deep transformation and lead initiatives in Health Care business ?

You enjoy working on the products of the future and develop Medical Nutrition solutions ?


So become Medical Affairs Manager in Nutricia (Advanced Medical Nutrition)



With its « Best care » mission, NUTRICIA (Advanced Medical Nutrition) believes in the power of medical nutrition to make a positive and proven difference to health. Our nutritional solutions are tailor-made to meet the specific nutritional needs associated with a variety of diseases and conditions (oncology, peadiatrics, ICU, metabolic disorders, allergy, etc). Our purpose is to deliver pioneering nutritional discoveries that help people live longer and healthier lives.


Your missions

Reporting to the Head of the Medical Team, you will actively take part to the transformation of our business by building a strong medical department and become a solid partner of our stakeholders. Dedicated to a therapeutic area (Allergies or Pediatric / Epilepsie), you participate in the construction of the medical strategy and provide scientific support on all projects. You will:


Foster Cross Collaboration

  • Analyze market activities, scientific studies and trends in medical, nutritional and economic environment and attend conferences & congress
  • Propose and develop new services/products from design to implementation and work with Marketing to set up impactful communication towards our stakeholders
  • Collaborate with stakeholders (experts, HCPs, medical societies) on relevant initiatives (medical trials, publications, symposia, advisory boards, expert days)
  • Represent Medical Affairs Department during Business Acceleration meetings with other departments (Supply, Quality, Finance) to manage/develop our business.


Influence KOL through Medical Evidence

  • In a competitive market, create and show evidence of medical efficiency and products superiority and propose messages / claims, driving our route to market
  • Advocate our products in front of Key Opinions Leaders and Associations to bring Nutricia as the key partner on Medical Nutrition and part of the patients’ treatment

Develop Medical Education

  • Provide learning solutions and proactive communication internally and externally on scientific evidence of the Therapeutic Area, and of the composition/use of our products & services
  • Provide internal education on Medical Nutrition and help highlight medical efficiency and products & services quality to develop our business


Position based in Paris neighboring area. Regular trips in France and to Nutricia headquarter in Amsterdam.


We offer

  • An environment where passion and innovation are at the heart of health care
  • A key role in the development and transformation of a strategic business
  • A wide range of internal and external connections
  • Diversified career opportunities


Your profile

  • Degree: Doctor, Pharmacist or PhD in life-science
  • Medical background (pharmaceutical or hospital experience), preferably in the pediatric or allergy field
  • Strong business acumen and knowledge of the Hospital, Home Care and Community landscape in France
  • Ability to create/run a network, inspiring communicator, active influencing
  • Fluent French & English



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Danone, "One Planet, One Health"... what about you?

Nutricia (Advanced Medical Nutrition) belongs to Danone, a company committed to an inspiring mission: "Bringing health through food to as many people as possible". This ambition is built on a daily basis around social and environmental commitments with local communities and partners.

Danone is a world leader on 4 categories : Dairy and plants based products, Early Life Nutrition, Waters and Advanced Medical Nutrition. In 2016 Danone generated 22 Bn€ sales through a presence on +130 markets. Portfolio includes brands renowned internationally (Evian, Volvic, Activia, Actimel, Alpro, Danette, Aptamil, Fortimel).



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