Health Economics, Associate Director

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Health Economics
  3. United Kingdom
London, England
Posting date: 31 Jan 2020
This vacancy has now expired

A leading Health Economics and Outcomes Research consultancy is currently recruiting a Health Economic Associate Director to lead our Health Economics team. Based in London, this is an exciting opportunity to bring expertise and skills to an established and in-demand company, which is focussed on improving the quality of life for people around the world.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating and leading health economics managers when conducting health economic research, performing clinical and economic evidence reviews, synthesis of inputs, model development and communication with clients.
  • Maintaining a broad, strategic perspective for the health economics team.
  • Providing direction across projects and areas of expertise.
  • Providing advice and solutions on the use and interpretation of information.
  • Supervising the development of conceptual frameworks that guide the analysis and internal methodological standards in economic modelling projects.
  • Reviewing complex or sensitive work.
  • Handling difficult research issues.
  • Developing and implementing strategies that optimise individual performance.
  • Handling the creation of strategic (internal) communication.
  • Supporting the Scientific Director in business development.
  • Offering new insights and applying different or novel solutions to make improvements.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Postgraduate qualification in a relevant discipline (e.g. Health Economics, Health Technology Assessment, Medical Statistics, Biostatistics, Mathematics, Econometrics).
  • Demonstrated knowledge of health technology assessment and management of UK/EU5 submission dossiers.
  • Proven experience in health economics research, ideally within academia, consulting or the pharmaceutical sector.
  • Previous experience in the pharmaceutical sector.
  • Knowledge and understanding of indirect treatment comparison and network meta-analysis methods.
  • Knowledge and understanding of systematic literature review and evidence synthesis methodology.
  • Introduce changes and drives innovation where needed.
  • Good medical writing skills (putting together presentations, reports, dossiers, manuscripts).
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail, along with the ability to maintain a high quality of the deliverables given competing demands and changing deadlines.
  • High self-motivation, can-do attitude, optimistic outlook and leadership ability.
  • Driven, enthusiastic and has a keen interest in taking on a leadership role within a dynamic consultancy.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency in computer skills, such as MS Office.

To Apply:

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