Health Economics, Associate Director

Health Economics, Associate Director Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Health Economics, Associate Director to join our team.


  • Offers new insights and applies different or novel solutions to make improvements;
  • Supports the Scientific Director in business development;
  • Provides direction across projects and areas of expertise;
  • Provides advice and solutions on the use and interpretation of information;
  • Maintains a broad, strategic perspective for the health economics team;
  • Handles creation of strategic (internal) communication;
  • Where it is needed, introduces changes and drives innovation;
  • Reviews complex or sensitive work;
  • Handles difficult research issues;
  • Develops and implements strategies that optimise individual performance;
  • Supervises the development of conceptual frameworks that guide the analysis and internal methodological standards in economic modelling projects.


  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Proven experience in health economics research, ideally within academia, consulting or the pharmaceutical sector;
  • Ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment;
  • Good medical writing skills (putting together presentations, reports, dossiers, manuscripts);
  • High self-motivation, can-do attitude, optimistic outlook and leadership ability;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of health technology assessment and management of UK/EU5 submission dossiers;
  • Knowledge and understanding of indirect treatment comparison and network meta-analysis methods;
  • Knowledge and understanding of systematic literature review and evidence synthesis methodology;
  • Previous experience in the pharmaceutical sector;
  • Experience in Health Economic Modelling / Outcomes Research Methodology;
  • Experience in Business Development and Managing Projects will be important;
  • A Masters Level Degree in Health Economics or related subject is vital;
  • Experience working in Health Economics / HEOR within a Pharma or Consulting environment;
  • Experience helping or mentoring more Junior Heath Economists.