Sudler & Hennessey

  • Medical Director

    Job Location US-NJ-Parsippany | US-NJ-Parsippany

    Established in 2018, VMLY&R is a global full-service marketing agency that thrives on creating work that brings people together. We believe everything in the universe is fundamentally connected, and we are relentless in our pursuit of uncovering and creating the inspiring connections that draw us all closer together.

    So, we resist the usual ways of seeing, thinking and doing. We question everything, using data and insights to reimagine the entire connected consumer experience. From this, we create work that brings brands closer to customers, customers closer to communities, and communities closer to the wider world.



    We are seeking an accomplished Medical Director to join our team in Parsippany, N.J. 


    The Opportunity

    Our Medical Directors act as scientific experts that provide strategic direction and ensure that all program content is aligned with clients’ objectives. It is the Medical Director’s responsibility to ensure that work delivered to the client is of the highest quality and consistently exceeds expectations. The Medical Director will oversee the work of more junior medical affairs staff, will serve as the scientific/medical lead across pieces of business, and will participate in collaborations with other divisions within the network. Ultimately, the Medical Director works to ensure the highest level of strategic and scientific/medical insights, thinking, and execution in a variety of therapeutic categories and on a variety of brands.


    What You’ll Accomplish


    • Expected to oversee/manage and serve as a mentor to scientific associates and associate medical directors
    • Provides strategic insights and also contributes to strong execution of initiatives.
    • Actively participates in new business opportunities within the division and across the network when needed
    • opinion leaders and initiate new relationships to drive appropriate communication strategies and content



    What You Need to Succeed

    • Strong medical background (MD, PharmD, or PhD required)
    • 3-6 years of relevant agency experience is a must – preferably both promotion and medical education
    • Demonstrated ability to oversee/mentor other team members in a highly collaborative environment to develop and execute educational programs for clients
    • Strong strategic, analytical skills and effective problem-solving skills. Must also be able to exercise positive judgment to assess situations, evaluate options and make decisions and draw conclusions
    • Ability to interpret data, develop key insights and assess the impact of recommendations on client business objectives


    What We Offer You

    • A storied history of building ideas that have stood the test of time
    • A comprehensive and competitive benefits package
    • A fun, socially aware group of employees
    • Access to a wide range of WPP Health & Wellness network resources
    • Opportunity to grow within the organization and across the network


    VMLY&R Is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

    All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, disability, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other status protected by state and/or federal law.






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