Director HEOR

Oct 28, 2021

Job Description

Position Summary
769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.
Integral member of the HEOR team who leverages therapeutic and product knowledge of Novartis oncology product(s) to optimize access and reimbursement for pipeline, newly launched and marketed product(s) in the US. In this role, the Director has overall responsibility for strategically developing health outcomes research and generating data that demonstrates the economic and humanistic value of Novartis oncology product(s). The Director works on cross-functional teams to support Novartis oncology product(s), serving as the value evidence content expert for assigned product(s), with an emphasis on establishing the value evidence strategy for the product(s). Additionally, within the function, this role serves as a resource, to provide guidance, coaching and mentoring to HEOR colleagues.
Job responsibilities will include:
• HEOR functional expert on cross functional product strategy teams for assigned pipeline newly launched and/or marketed Novartis product(s) in the US.
• Assess research gaps and objectives across key partners and therapeutic area to determine appropriate outcomes research strategy, research objectives and tactical plan.
• Establish and manage strategy and execution for Product/Indication HEOR Annual Strategic Plan to conduct timely, high quality and relevant HEOR research.
• Develop strategy to support business needs on varying projects requiring HEOR research principles and applications in the US Oncology therapeutic area setting.
• Lead HEOR study management including vendor management, contracting and budget planning/reporting.
• Lead selected HEOR functional initiatives to ensure that HEOR capabilities are utilized, cross-functionally, internally and compliantly communicate the value of Novartis Oncology product(s) internal and externally including communication tools for medical and commercial field force.
• Present and serve as content specialist on the cross-functional Outcome Research Forum (ORF) committee to insure the quality of associate’s HEOR projects and peers’ projects.
• Ensure compliance with all legal/regulatory and Novartis requirements/policies for HEOR (publications and communications, GPP, Pharma codes, NVS SOPs/WPDs/guidance, Sunshine Act/ Clinical Transparency).

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

Minimum Requirements

Position Requirements
• Doctoral degree (PhD or PharmD, or MD) in related field and experience conducting HEOR research (Related fields include: Health Services Research, Health Economics / Economics, Psychometrics, Health Policy, Outcomes Research, and Pharmacy Administration). Preferred
• At least 8 years- experience in outcomes research with a minimum of 3 years of pharmaceutical industry-related health economics and outcomes research.
• Demonstrated development and delivery of HEOR communications for external US audiences (e.g., payers, FDA, academic centers or IDN) for multiple product(s)/therapeutic indications.
• Demonstrated knowledge of US payer environment and payer/policy maker evidence needs for access and reimbursement.
• Design of multiple Phase IIIB/IV studies with HEOR endpoints to support US region.
• Development, validation and/or use of PRO measures including FDA interactions for multiple therapeutic indications.
Why Novartis?
We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.
We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!
Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!
East Hanover, NJ
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