Senior Health Economist - Various Locations

Recruiter
RBW Consulting Solutions Ltd
Location
Sheffield
Salary
Salary On Application
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Key Responsibilities:

- Lead the development of the HTA strategy in close collaboration with the internal cross-functional team and external stakeholders.
- The internal team includes Health Economics Managers and other Market Access colleagues, Medical Affairs, Government Affairs, Patient Relations, Regulatory Affairs and Commercial Leads.
- Accountable for the development of HTA submissions and responses, in collaboration with key internal and external stakeholders.
- Manage HTA processes and direct communication with HTA bodies and associated stakeholders.
- Work with the internal team member to support the development of Patient Access Schemes and ensure horizon scanning processes are completed.
- Ensure submission and any other external communications are aligned to HTA strategy and internally consistent.
- Develop contingency plans and alternative approaches prior to and during the HTA process.
- Ensure clear lines of communication on progress and issues with the internal team, including senior management.

Qualifications & Experience:

- Educated to degree level in Life Sciences subject with further qualification in Health Economics - alternative educational background will be considered.
- A deep understanding of UK HTA processes.
- Skilled in developing strategy to secure positive recommendations from UK HTA bodies (NICE, SMC and AWMSG).
- Experience of developing submissions to UK HTA bodies and managing the process.
- Experience and strong ability in working collaboratively across matrix functions.
- Strong project management capability with adherence to strict timelines.
- Skilled in translating complex concepts into simple language.