Health Economics Manager
Location: Greater London
Job Type: Full time
Health Economics Manager
Competitive salary, bonus & benefits
Closing Date: 20th January 2023
Do you have expertise in, and passion for Health Economics? Would you like to apply your expertise in a company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? Then AstraZeneca might be the one for you!
AstraZeneca is a global, innovation-driven BioPharmaceutical business that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines for some of the world’s most serious diseases. But we’re more than one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies.
There are countless opportunities to develop and grow with AstraZeneca – working with top people to build a diverse career and learn what Commercial looks like at its best. A crucial step on the journey to being a future leader – it’s a fantastic opportunity if you’re up for the challenge.
At AstraZeneca UK, we bring life-changing medicines to patients across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. As a member of the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI), all of our sales, marketing and communications activities are subject to the ABPI Code of Practice. If you’re inspired by the possibilities of science to make a difference and ready to discover what you can do – join us!
What you’ll do
The primary purpose of this role is to lead the delivery of health economic content for HTA submissions to convey the value of AstraZeneca medicines, with the aim of securing national level patient access, for Biopharmaceutical Business Unit (CVRM) products
The successful jobholder will work in conjunction with the global HEOR function to shape the development of cost utility analysis models, systematic literature reviews, network meta analyses and other payer-related materials for HTA, and provide strategic input into pricing strategy & evidence needs
There will be a key remit to develop early cost-effectiveness analysis based on target product profile, to inform national market access feasibility assessment, to support internal forecasting process and global-led consultations
Essential for the role
- Postgraduate qualification in health economics
- Significant experience developing HE content for HTA submissions in either in a HEOR agency or in the pharmaceutical industry
- Ability to be able to develop cost-utility analysis and budget impact models in Microsoft Excel
- Working knowledge (or above) of Microsoft VBA
- Experience of training non-Health Economists in the effective delivery of HE outputs
Desirable for the role, but not essential
- First degree in economics, life sciences, mathematics or similar
- Experience of managing external suppliers
- Experience of up-skilling junior HE staff
- Other experience beyond Health Economics (e.g. NHS)
- Experience in Cardiovascular, Renal & Metabolic therapy areas
At AstraZeneca we’re dedicated to being a Great Place to Work. Where you are empowered to push the boundaries of science and unleash your entrepreneurial spirit. There’s no better place to make a difference to medicine, patients and society. An inclusive culture that champions diversity and collaboration, and always committed to lifelong learning, growth and development. We’re on an exciting journey to pioneer the future of healthcare.
So, what’s next?
Are you ready to bring new ideas and fresh thinking to the table? Brilliant! We have one seat available and we hope it’s yours.
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