Shire Value Demonstration & Access Manager in Dublin, Ireland

Value Demonstration & Access Manager

Brief Summary of Role & Purpose:

  • The primary purpose of the VD&A Manager role is to manage and co-ordinate the development/adaptation of health technology assessment (HTA) submissions.

  • Also to support pricing and HTA submissions for new and existing products (including epidemiological inputs and comprehensive budget impact models).

  • A secondary purpose of the role is to manage, support and operationalise product pricing, the business case process for both tender submissions and new product submissions and to perform the required pricing analytics.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Five years’ experience in the pharmaceutical sector.

  • Strong Market Access, Pharmaceutical Pricing, Health Economics and Health Service Knowledge.

  • Degree in a relevant technical or scientific discipline.

  • Desirable but not essential: Graduate degree (Masters or Doctorate) in a relevant medical data analytic field such as health economics, epidemiology, and biostatistics.

  • Desirable but not essential: Understanding of Shire Market Access processes and supporting functions or equivalent industry experience.

  • Focussed on evidence based analytical decision making.

  • Experience developing decision making tools to support tender submissions.

  • Modelling assumptions and inputs for cost-utility submissions.

  • Epidemiological assumptions and inputs into patient flow analysis.

  • Strong problem solving & analytical skills; ability to digest & solve complex problems.

  • Highly organised; ability to prioritise; time management skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to work cross functionally and collaboratively.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal/Internal Medicine/Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.

Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.