Senior HEMAR Associate (Health Economics, Market Access)
Supports the achievement of accelerated broad market and patient access and funding for our key brands by leveraging health economic knowledge and techniques to assist in the delivery of customer value and achievement of MAST and IBT objectives.
Provides analytical support to ensure robust, credible, high quality health economic evidence is delivered to national and local payers, in a timely fashion.
Key Role Activities
Generate HE Evidence
Provide support to adapt models and studies which meet evidence gaps to create positive and compelling commercial opportunities.
Review, critique and adapt global/EMEA economic models(budget impact & cost-effectiveness models), value dossiers, systematic literature reviews and to the Irish business needs with oversight from their manager.
Source Irish specific epidemiology, resource use and cost data through literature searches and questionnaires to adapt the CEMs & BIMs to the Irish setting.
Actively engage with healthcare professionals to develop a deep therapy area understanding and awareness of unmet patient needs to deliver submissions that reflect the clinical setting in Ireland.
MAST and IBT
Leverage health economic knowledge and techniques to help achieve MAST objectives.
Collaborate with medical and commercial functions within the brand team and provide input from a HEMAR perspective to support brand objectives and to ensure the free flow of information and ideas.
Provide support to deliver technical solutions to the MAST, including customer focused health economic tools (e.g., business case).
HTA Strategy & Submissions
Support Market Access Manager with the development and implementation of the market access strategy/ function to achieve rapid and sustained patient and market access for our medicines
Leads and has ownership of rapid review submissions to national and local health technology assessment organizations, such as NCPE with oversight from the Market Access Manager responsible for the brand.
Present to HTA body at pre-submission meeting.
Assist with the development and delivery of high-quality HTA submissions to national and local health technology assessment organizations, such as NCPE, under the supervision of the Market Access Manager
Responsible for the submission of price applications to the HSE for new drugs and new formulations, management of the pricing database and annual realignment submissions in conjunction with the Market Access Manager.
Support the project management of external agencies in developing health economic models, tools, and publications to support the business needs.
Project manage delivery of own work streams ensuring high quality projects are delivered on time.
Review literature refer to websites, and subscribe to email alerts, attend conferences, courses and discuss developments with colleagues, to keep up to date on the latest health economic methodologies and HTA policies.
Keep abreast of changes in the health system and understand implications for allocated products.
Contribute to the development and provision of targeted health economic training programs for internal colleagues.
Support Market Access Manager to shape a market access environment aligned to the principles of value-based healthcare through stakeholder engagement and to ensure the value of innovative medicines is recognized.
Represent Ireland on the European Functional Networks.
Answer requests from health care professionals, HTA body, payers, members of the public and internal customers concerning health economic data associated with all products marketed by Janssen with oversight from their manager.
Contribute to overall business unit strategy and planning, by supporting and feeding intelligence from all activities above into MASTs and IBTs, marketing strategy meetings and business and strategic planning process.
Essential Technical Knowledge, skills and experience
- Understanding of the science of health economics, including statistical analysis, systematic literature review, network meta-analysis, health economic modeling and budget impact modeling.
- Ability to critically analyze clinical and economic data.
2 years of experience in Health Economics and Market Access.
Remote work options may be considered on a case-by-case basis and if approved by the Company