Associate Director, Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR)

San Francisco, CA, United States
Oct 05, 2020
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Position Type
Full time

Position Summary:

Global Blood Therapeutics (GBT) is seeking a talented individual to join its Health Economics and Outcomes Research group in South San Francisco, CA. The primary responsibility of the Associate Director is to execute strategic plans to optimize the supporting evidence and value demonstration of GBT's leading product, Voxelotor, in sickle cell disease products. This position reports to the Senior Director of HEOR at GBT.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Assist in the design, development, and execution of health economic and outcomes research tactics to support lifecycle management of Voxelotor and demonstrate value to key stakeholders
  • Help to manage the integration of economic and patient-centric outcomes into development programs
  • Execute prospective and retrospective studies including database analyses, comparative effectiveness, meta-analyses/systematic reviews, and patient-reported outcomes (PROs), and economic modeling to support the value proposition
  • Follow best practices for HEOR data collection, analysis, modeling, dissemination and publication; ensure the high quality of data collection and analysis
  • Develop economic dossiers and other reimbursement-supportive materials
  • Effectively communicate health economic and outcomes research findings internally and externally

  • An advanced degree (e.g., PhD, PharmD, MPH, MS) and an educational focus in the areas of health economics or outcomes research
  • 3 - 5 years of current experience with health economics and outcomes research within the biotechnology/pharmaceutical industry, in either a consulting or pharmaceutical environment
  • Experiences with large scale observational study design and analyses are preferred
  • Working knowledge of reimbursement and pricing environment, clinical development and commercial activities
  • A track record of success functioning in dynamic, matrix environments with the ability to multitask seamlessly
  • Strong attention to detail and quality focused
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills along with the ability to effectively present technical data and complex concepts to diverse audiences

Fit with GBT culture:
  • Ability to build strong relationships with co-workers of various backgrounds and expertise
  • Ability to function at a high level in a team setting whether leading the group or acting as an individual contributor
  • Values-based leadership consistent with GBT's Core Values
  • Excitement about the vision and mission of GBT
  • Flexibility
  • Integrity

NOTE: This position summary is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Global Blood Therapeutics is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.