Medical Science Liaison, Scientific Publication Support

Job type Permanent
Salary 7,000,000 - 7,500,000 JPY
Reference 33024


The company provides high quality and cost effective medical and scientific editing, rewriting and publication guidance to the academic. , Research communities and Pharmaceutical / Medical Corporations.


The role of a "Medical Science Liaison” is to act as a facilitator between Sales, Account managers, project managers and Client Medical Affairs teams. The focus activity of this role is to discuss scientific content with clients (usually MA teams) and build trust in Edanz’s ability to not only execute projects but also to advise and recommend. Responsibilities :

  • Build excellent relationships with client MA (Medical Affairs) teams

  • Facilitate and transition discussions with MA teams about scientific content to Sales teams and together produce proposals for evidence generation (background research, planning, project initiation)

  • Liaise between AMs and PMs and Client MA team to discuss scientific content when necessary

  • Liaise with internal and external experts • Accompany sales team to pitch and discussion meetings

  • Work with external contractors to prepare initial proposals and suggestions

  • Work with account and project managers to communicate project content


  • Better work-life Balance; you can work anywhere in Japan.

  • Gain excellent experience in Medical communication and client relationship.

  • You will be a part of a growing company in the Medical / Scientific Publication Industry.

  • Flexible working hours, great work culture.

  • You will be able to use your English communication skills internally and externally.


  • Native Japanese

  • Ideally business English or higher;

  • Ideally a PhD degree holder

  • Straight from academia could be ok, but experience at Pharma, Biotech, Communications agency or CRO very valuable.