Senior Health Economist - Various Locations

Recruiter
RBW Consulting Solutions Ltd
Location
Manchester
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
17 Feb 2018
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.