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Health Economics and Value assessment Associate
Ref No.: 18-00940
Location: Bridgewater, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 05/01/2018 to 05/31/2019
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Assist and lead the development, management, design, implementation and delivery of health outcome strategy & tactical plans for specific product(s) or disease area(s) to support the strategic objectives of oncology products during development, launch and/or life cycle management as appropriate.
  • Oversee and Lead effective generation, implementation, and communication of health outcome strategy, tactical plans and deliverables, both to internal and external audiences
  • Supervise/coordinate and/or lead the design of Health Outcome studies and instruments and contribute to the development of economic models to demonstrate the economic and humanistic benefits in a rigorous and timely manner
  • Develop presentations, manuscripts, registry summaries to communicate/disseminate health economics data
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders on clinical phase development plans, dossiers and, if applicable, health technology assessments
  • Seek approval of health economics data with review committees through appropriate/approved mechanisms
  • Assess need and train field staff on HO data and promotional materials as appropriate
  • Develop and maintain excellent working relations with external experts to ensure appropriate methods in health economics and quality of life research are applied
  • Manage projects of external consultants/CROs/third parties to achieve project objectives within timelines and within budget/ Help maintain, update project folders, Market Access Value Portal and maintain budget and invoice tracking for all product related health economic activities
  • Assure compliance of evidence-based medicine and principles for economic assessment.

  • Minimum 5-7 years' experience required in pharmaceutical industry supporting HEOR projects and launches (oncology preferred)
  • Experience in supporting global HTA submissions for product launches
  • Experience in analyzing claims databases (Truven, Optum etc) and EMRs to assess the burden and cost of disease
  • Experience in developing and managing retrospective chart review studies
  • Experience in developing budget impact and cost effectiveness model esp in oncology space
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills with proficiency in communicating clinical technical information to varied internal and customer audiences
  • High level of proficiency using MS Office (Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Outlook)
  • Ability to initiate and manage day-to-day tasks effectively, with a high degree of self-motivation
  • Ability to manage vendors conducting HEOR research and all associated budgets to that research.

  • M.S in HEOR or related field, Pharm D with extensive Health Economic/Epidemiology experience, PhD in Epidemiology, Health Services Research, Health Economics, Pharmacy Administration/Pharmacoeconomics, Economics-Econometrics, Statistics/Biostatistics (with specific health economic experience)
  • A minimum of 5-7 year experience in outcomes research supporting Global HEOR as well as US HEOR activities
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