You are a dedicated person who dares to challenge and question.
You enjoy working in an organization in constant change

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd is among the world's 15 leading pharmaceutical companies and is the largest in the development, manufacturing and marketing of generic pharmaceuticals. Teva's strategy is also to develop and manufacture new innovative original drugs. Therapeutic areas for the Global Branded Products and generics are within CNS, Women´s Health, Respiratory, Pain and Oncology. Teva employs 46,000 people worldwide.

Teva Sweden AB has today 35 employees in Helsingborg. The company has grown rapidly and is now the largest generic company on the Swedish market with approx. 90 drugs. These products are to be used mainly in outpatient care, but also hospital products, personal care products ("OTC"), medical devices and biosimilars. Further information about the company can be found on and


Medical Director Teva, Helsingborg

The position

As Medical Director at Teva Sweden you will be heading a professional department with an increasingly important role for the company. You will be responsible for setting the medical strategy for the Swedish organization in all therapeutic areas in close co-operation with medical affairs, medical information, marketing and regulatory departments and in alignment with global plans and strategies. The Medical Director is also our interface with the global development department, optimizing and ensuring safety and compliance in all clinical trials carried out in Sweden. You will also develop and manage long-term relationships with external stakeholders and key opinion leaders (KOL) while representing Teva at key external scientific, clinical, medical and regulatory meetings.

To maintain our position at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry, we are looking for someone who is hands-on, creative and up for a challenge.

Qualifications, education and experience

• Medical degree
• Clinical experience as practicing physician
• Higher medical qualifications in one of our therapeutic areas
• Registered practitioner in Sweden
• At least 5-10 years working experience in the pharmaceutical industry with a significant track record of leading medical teams and with strong commercial orientation
• Clinical and/or industry experience in one of Teva’s main brands
• Full comprehensive knowledge of European code of practice (EFPIA) and national code

Required skills and personal characteristics

• Strong leadership and empowered decision making
• Ability to work under pressure and successfully prioritise to meet strict deadlines
• To work on multiple tasks and be flexible, adaptable and pro-active
• Expert knowledge in relevant therapeutic areas
• Ability to interpret and present scientific and medical information
• High level of personal integrity with a strong ability to command respect from KOLs
• Ambitious with a strong commitment for the organisation and teams
• Fluent in oral and written English as well as Swedish

Opportunities with the role

Teva is a growing company worldwide. In the expansion and development of the company, the vision is to consistently develop individuals and improve overall performance to support Teva in attaining its strategy of business growth. Career development at Teva is therefore considered an essential element and perceived as a shared responsibility of managers, employees and the organization as a whole.


For inquires and more information about the position, please contact:
Catharina Herbertsson or Eva Runnerström, Recruitment consultants at PeakSearch., +46 (0)706 152772, +46 (0)701 725379

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