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Lead, State Public Affairs

Job Overview

Title: Lead, State Public Affairs
Location(s): Randor, PA. 19-006.

Job Description

ADAPT Pharma, a wholly owned subsidiary of Emergent BioSolutions, Inc., is looking for candidates for a newly created position, Lead, State Public Affairs, reporting to the Vice President of Sales and Marketing. This position is responsible for advocating corporate interests relating to naloxone access programs to state officials, state regulatory/medical and pharmacy agencies and other key decision makers and stakeholders across the country. The successful candidate will hire, develop and train a team of Regional, State Government Affairs Directors, who would advocate for legislative, regulatory and health policies and establish relationships with patient/provider stakeholders on key health policy issues which expand access to naloxone for at-risk populations.

The successful candidate will hold a bachelors’ degree in a related field (an advanced degree is preferred) and at least eight years of experience in pharmaceutical sales, specialty sales (hospital), or government affairs roles. Experience interacting with policy and political leadership at the state or local level, as well as managing a team in a customer-facing function, is required. Some travel will be required.  

Candidates should email their resume and a cover letter referencing the job title and detailing their relevant experience to careers@adaptpharma.com.