Sr. Director, HEOR US Immunology

Lake County, Illinois, USA
May 08, 2018
Science/R&D, Immunology
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
The Sr. Director, Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) Immunology is the strategic leader of the US HEOR Immunology team across all assets and indications. They are responsible for leading the team in the development and execution of HEOR's strategies to support launch preparedness and on-market value evidence across the entire immunology portfolio. The leader represents HEOR as a core member of the therapeutic area leadership team guiding the long-term success of AbbVie in immunology. This role reports into our VP Global HEOR Immunology working as a key member of the leadership team.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for leading, coaching and developing a high-performing team of professionals. (5 People + Contractors), hires for a growing team
  • Leads HEOR US Immunology team in the development of the strategic plans and studies to support patient access all within a highly matrixed, team environment
  • Strategic thinking and leadership: Shape a vision, goals and priorities for HEOR US Immunology. Lead or shape strategic reviews for Stakeholders and Influence business decisions.
  • Uses creative thinking and innovation to drive strategies which lead to meaningful differentiation and value of assets to patients, payers, policy-makers, and providers.
  • Sets the strategic direction of Immunology in partnership with the therapeutic area leadership team focusing on the impact of evidence generation to solve complex issues
  • Manage department budgets, resources, US immunology estimated $9 Million in research plus T&E
  • Establish succinct, well-defined, traceable metrics and reporting that are used to measure/manage the business to drive performance.

  • Preferred: PhD in health economics, econometrics, (pharmaco) epidemiology, public health or any other related field with at least 10 years of relevant experience (Director [8 years] or Sr Director [10 years] level commensurate with experience)
  • Will consider: MD or PharmD, both with an MS in Economics, Econometrics, or (pharmaco) epidemiology or any other related, with at least 12 years of relevant experience
  • REQUIRED: Proven leadership in US Immunology with a thorough understanding of the US marketplace
  • REQUIRED: Experience launching a new drug into the marketplace
  • Experience managing a team of research scientists
  • Innovative thinking and demonstrated willingness to change with the marketplace
  • Seeking a proven leader within HEOR and the pharmaceutical industry to complete a top performing team in US Immunology