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Date: Mar 13, 2019

Location: Marlborough, MA, US, 01752

Company: Boston Scientific

Additional Locations: US-CA-San Jose; US-CA-Valencia; US-DC-Washington; US-MA-Burlington; US-MA-Marlborough; US-MN-Arden Hills; US-MN-Maple Grove



Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.


*This role is flexible on BSC location.




The Global Advocacy team will increase BSC's leadership and influence in global advocacy activities.  We will foster a collaborative environment to bridge advocacy efforts across BSC.




  • Create and manage monthly Global Advocacy newsletter.  Feature one success story and identify how it impacted the BSC business and how it can be shared across BSC divisions and regions.
  • Create Global Advocacy website to share materials such as:
    • One Minute Updates
    • Global Advocacy Newsletter
    • Global Advocacy Communications
    • BSC Impact Assessments
    • BSC Guidance Comments
    • Working Group Meeting Notes
  • Chair monthly Advocacy Champions Meeting:
    • Bring together Advocacy Champions across BSC
    • Share working group activity
    • Establish priority areas of focus
    • Review schedule for submitting guidance comments
  • Manage cross divisional efforts to comment on agency guidance documents:
    • Thorough review and summary
    • Lead cross divisional meeting to discuss specific BSC impact
    • Summarize findings in One Minute Update
    • Review comments with BSC Working Group Leaders prior to submission to agency
  • Represent BSC on industry working groups (e.g, AdvaMed, MDIC, IMDRF)
  • Collaborate with BSC Government Affairs office on advocacy efforts
  • Prepare presentations to communicate advocacy trends to variety of audiences
  • Mentor intern/co-op student




  • Bachelor's degree, preferrably in a scientific or technical discipline
  • 5+ years Global Regulatory Affairs experience, medical device experience preferred
  • Excellent, written and oral communication, technical writing and editing skills
  • Experience with publication and website design
  • Ability to read and interpret regulations
  • Ability to actively engage divisional and regional resources
  • Willingness to travel to divisions, regions, agencies
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Proven collaboration skills



About us

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.


Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Disability, Veteran


Requisition ID: 443383


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