Market Access Marketing Director, Immunology

Lake County, Illinois
Apr 10, 2021
Science/R&D, Immunology
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
About AbbVie
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Responsible for creating and driving the Immunology Pricing and Access strategy for HUMIRA, SKYRIZI and RINVOQ across all payer channels (e.g. Commercial, Medicare, Medicaid, VA / DoD, and Kaiser).  Lead contracting strategic alignment with Market Access field for the Immunology portfolio for National Payer Accounts.  Leverage data, analytics, product clinical profiles with a strong strategic mind-set to set ensure success for all three products.  Provide positive leadership and influence cultural alignment with US Market Access’ Ambitious Cultural Vision. 

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Vision and Strategy:  Provide overarching leadership and direction for the Pricing and Access five-year vision, strategies, plans and resource investment for HUMIRA, SKYRIZI and RINVOQ.  Encompass a “One AbbVie” mindset and perspective in all strategies.
  • Leadership: Set tone and priorities for scale and scope of accountability. Influence and persuade across multiple external and internal constituents (stakeholders and partners). Lead and develop direct, indirect, and cross-business team. Infuse AbbVie Ways of Working and Talent Philosophy in day-to-day leadership and management of the business. Uses coaching effectively and efficiently to create high-performing teams and elevate team’s marketing skills and knowledge.  Develop two direct reports.
  • Action and Accountability:  Lead Market Access portion of the yearly financial planning process, LBE’s and LRP’s, incorporating latest contract negotiations / strategies.  Ensure impacts to other channels such as government pricing are incorporated, as needed.  Act as SME from a Market Access perspective for 340B, accumulator and maximizer programs and provide input for cross functional recommendations on strategies and tactics to address these programs.
  • Strategic Impact: Utilize research and insights to scenario plan, segment stakeholders, innovate, optimize investment and formulate the biosimilar pricing and access strategy.  Create long-term strategy and recommendation for AbbVie’s Immunology portfolio within Value Based Contracting.

  • Bachelor’s Degree required; MBA preferred.
  • Proven marketing and contracting experience required.
  • Market access and Immunology experience preferred but not required. 
  • Cross-functional experiences including field sales, finance, market analytics valued.
  • Positive, solutions-oriented attitude required. 
  • Ability to manage multiple competing priorities required.

Grade:  22

Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Yes, 25 % of the Time
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Equal Employment Opportunity
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