The Associate Director of Health Economics & Outcomes Research (HEOR) is responsible for management and oversight of the Health Outcome team internal research platform, processes, system and data oversight. The Associate Director will perform and/or oversee the programming and analysis responsibilities for internally conducted database research working with large healthcare claims and charge data master databases, clinical trial data, HCP-provided data, and other forms of healthcare data to support overall value evidence generation needs. This work will be under the leadership of Sr. Director, Health Outcomes or the product specific HEOR lead.
The Associate Director, HEOR will work across therapeutic areas for specific HEOR projects and strategies including their tactical execution across a variety of potential product types (pharmaceutical, device, digital health). The individual will ensure the successful implementation of assigned programs/projects through appropriate research design, project management, analysis, interpretation and dissemination of HEOR evidence to appropriate stakeholders.
The Associate Director HEOR, is responsible to ensure that research and quality data are produced to ensure the scientific medical understanding of the potential value and real-world impact of Otsuka products across the area of therapeutic interest for payers, healthcare providers, and patients and caregivers.
Travel (approximately 30%)
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company is a global healthcare company with the corporate philosophy: “Otsuka-people creating new products for better health worldwide.” Otsuka researches, develops, manufactures and markets innovative products, with a focus on pharmaceutical products to meet unmet medical needs and nutraceutical products for the maintenance of everyday health.
In pharmaceuticals, Otsuka is a leader in the challenging area of mental health and also has research programs on several under-addressed diseases including tuberculosis, a significant global public health issue. These commitments illustrate how Otsuka is a “big venture” company at heart, applying a youthful spirit of creativity in everything it does.
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company is a subsidiary of Otsuka Holdings Co., Ltd. headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. The Otsuka group of companies employed 45,000 people worldwide and had consolidated sales of approximately USD 11 billion (€ 9.9 billion) in 2016.
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This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by the people assigned to this position. It is not intended to include every job duty and responsibility specific to the position. Otsuka reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs as necessary.
Otsuka is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status, or any protected status.