Market Access Manager

Location London
Discipline: Health Economics & Market Access
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Salary: On application
Contact name: Ray Bird

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01293584300
Job ref: 20175
Published: about 1 month ago
Expiry date: 11 April 2021

​Location: Field Based - London, UK

A well-established, research-driven, Pharmaceutical company with specialist products to treat Rare Diseases has assigned RBW Consulting to search for experienced HTA specialists for a UK & IRE Market Access Manager role.

  • UK and Ireland remit, supporting HTA submissions

  • Reporting to Market Access Director

Market Access Manager
The Market Access Manager will ensure national Health Technology Assessments (HTA) / reimbursement submissions and responses to HTA agency questions for each rare disease product, are high quality, strategically aligned and optimised to support access and reimbursement. This role is accountable for both launch and early pipeline products.

The role requires cross-functional collaboration with internal and external partners to ensure the HTA-readiness of key deliverables. Additionally, the role requires understanding of how to ensure national and sub-national market access objectives are identified and addressed across the rare disease portfolio.

The incumbent will work cross-functionally with internal franchise teams, International Market Access and have oversight of vendors.

Key responsibilities:

  • Lead and support development of HTA submissions to obtain successful recommendations nationally

  • Source local data relevant to the collation of National HTA submissions/reimbursements and liaise with KOLs and external advisers in the region to validate assumptions and perspectives

  • Deliver health economic and real-world evidence data collection, analyses (including models) and support to articulate the products value to payers

  • Liaise with assigned vendors on submission development, including direction of HTA writing, review and sign off HTA submissions

  • Provide strategic direction in order to ensure funding and that company products obtain and maintain optimal pricing, reimbursement status and listing on tenders while facilitating patient access to the best available treatment and service redesign

  • Support the development of code compliant market access strategy, materials and solutions as agreed in the business plan

  • Work in close collaboration with Rare Disease Advisor and other key field team members to support market access at a local level

About you

  • Strong HTA submission background with NICE/SMC

  • Strong strategic commercial insight through developing national market access strategies in the pharmaceutical industry

  • Health Economics background

  • Extensive and up to date knowledge of the local healthcare environment regulations, policies and procedures at national and sub-national level

  • Possess expert national knowledge of reimbursement processes in healthcare via government and or insurance companies

This position is field based, ideally located close to key sites around London.

Salary: On application