Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Laboratory Technician
  3. China
Shanghai, China
Posting date: 14 Oct 2019
This vacancy has now expired

A historic pharmaceutical company is seeking to recruit a Scientist to their office in Shanghai. The organisation creates informative and engaging online communities that share information in meaningful ways. This vacancy offers an exciting opportunity to work with a leading and innovative pharmaceutical organisation that develops high quality medicines that meet real needs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Discuss and provide inputs regarding clinical plan, protocol design, and follow-up of Health Outcomes Research Studies.
  • Effective and timely review and synthesis of published literature and prepare project summary documentation.
  • Provide input in data collection, data management, or data analysis methods.
  • Ability to work with stakeholders during project execution.
  • Write and submit manuscripts to peer-reviewed scientific journals; Present research at scientific conferences.
  • Apply and seek technical expertise to conduct scientific research in the health outcomes field.
  • Help in the identification and analyses of problems, making proposals for solutions and decisions, and discuss them with management.
  • Effectively develop budget impact models to support our products.
  • Understand and assist in the development of cost-effectiveness studies, providing inputs on how to optimise market access of current and new pharmaceuticals.
  • Make scientific presentations of health economic studies.
  • Support PRA (Price, Reimbursement and Access) related activities.
  • Ensure that stakeholders' needs and objectives are understood and met.
  • Consult customers and colleagues.
  • Represent Medical at internal and external professional meetings.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Ph.D. degree, with knowledge in health economics, epidemiology, public health or equivalent.
  • Have an understanding of healthcare delivery, reimbursement and payment systems in China to effectively implement economic evaluation.
  • Experience of using healthcare databases or with outcomes research (e.g. Health Related Quality of Life).
  • Excellent understanding of the issues related to developing and communicating health economic arguments to ensure that pharmaceutical products are reimbursed.
  • Understanding of the application of PRA arguments by the pharmaceutical industry, and the related regulatory environment.
  • Global understanding of healthcare and health outcomes research; deep understanding of China's healthcare system.
  • Capability to assist in the development of projects in health outcomes research including budget impact analysis and cost-effectiveness studies.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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Proclinical Staffing is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.