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Assoc Director GHEOR (Global Health Economics and Outcomes Research)

Date: Nov 18, 2021

Location: Parsippany, New Jersey, US, 07054

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Company Info



Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas.  We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!
Teva’s Global Research & Development (R&D) organization is devoted to the development of new medicines, devices and combination products that provide meaningful therapeutic benefit to patients worldwide. Combining creativity, scientific rigor and our extensive knowledge on a broad range of technologies, our scientists, engineers, medical doctors and project leaders across the globe use their expertise to innovate novel biologics, biosimilars, small molecule specialty medicines, generics and over-the-counter therapies


Job Description



The Associate Director, GHEOR position functions within the Global HEOR group and will serve as the supporting technical and strategic lead for one or more assets within TEVA’s therapeutic areas. The position will report to a Director, Global HEOR.


Specific Responsibilities:


  • In accordance with Teva’s regulatory and governance requirements, contribute to and implement peri and post launch comprehensive evidence generation plans that represent evidence needs in the US, including clinical, economic, and humanistic evidence that inform and contribute to the overall program strategies for one or more assets across key therapy areas in the Teva portfolio.
  • For specific assets, collaborate to ensure that US evidence needs are incorporated in and are congruent with Global & US Medical and Commercial strategies.
  • The AD will act as a liaison between individual global and US market colleagues and GHEOR.
  • Input includes providing guidance and input on Phase 3b/4 studies and post-hoc analyses, and post-launch (RWE) study design from a US HEOR perspective and ensure inclusion of appropriate PRO and health economic endpoints into these, as necessary.
  • RWE studies include, but are not limited to, chart review studies, registry studies, retrospective (claims) database analyses, payer/patient/HCP/caregiver surveys.
  • Furthermore, the AD will contribute to keeping global and US specific payer deliverables up to date (AMCP dossier, global value dossier, global value proposition, and economic models) to maximize asset value proposition.
  • Contribute to the payer value and brand team(s) on specific ways in which the evidence generation plan may be improved and optimized to facilitate informed decision making including comparative effectiveness, pricing, reimbursement and market access negotiations, in compliance with regional regulations for use in promotional material. 
  • Represent Teva before relevant scientific, medical, regulatory, payer, patient and other meetings,  with oversight by the Director, Global HEOR.
  • Keep abreast of the trends in the assigned therapeutic area, HEOR, Pricing, Reimbursement, and Market Access across key regions (US, EU, and international markets), and proactively address GHEOR strategy changes in collaboration with global and regional teams in anticipation of these trends.
  • Build a network of clinical, HEOR and payer experts, including academics, policy makers, HTA representatives, reimbursement influencers and other decision-makers globally to increase the robustness of post-marketing scientific studies in support of market access strategies.
  • Manage project budgets and timelines in adherence with Teva compliance requirements. To this end, regularly prepare and update summaries reflecting ongoing or completed deliverables.
  • Collaborate with scientific communications to provide HEOR input on scientific platform, publication planning, and develop HEOR-related scientific publications to be presented at conferences, publications, dossiers, and other channels as appropriate.
  • Collaborate closely and align in a cross-functional matrix team environment and effectively design, execute, and effectively communicate relevant GHEOR study results to internal and external audiences. 





  • Looking for a minimum of a masters degree in Health Economics, Epidemiology, Health Services Research or a related field with at least 4 years of relevant  pharmaceutical/biotechnology/academic/governmental agency experience OR a PhD in Health Economics, Epidemiology, or related field, and a minimum of 3 years of such relevant experience.
  • A pharmacy/clinical/scientific background is preferred.
  • A track record of peer-reviewed scientific publications demonstrating expertise in GHEOR Comprehensive knowledge of own core discipline and good working knowledge of the US health care system and US payer decision making processes 
  • Ability to understand disease space and appropriately plan and deliver GHEOR strategy and studies for specific assets.  Serve as source of expertise/advice in epidemiology, outcomes research, health economics, health policy for cross-functional team members.


Job-Specific Competencies:

  • Demonstrate commercial/market access acumen.
  • High degree of comfort with ambiguity and change.
  • Ability to anticipate issues/needs and works proactively to address them.
  • Demonstrate distinctive problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Have a solution driven approach in resolving complex problems.
  • Takes initiative, works proactively, with good project management skills and an ability to multi-task and meet tight timelines.
  • Self -starter, with an ability to work independently or as part of a global team.
  • Show business maturity, have strong presence and possess advanced written and verbal communication skills.
  • Exhibits strong collaboration skills and ability to engage across multiple functions and regions.
  • Ability to manage consensus at various levels and cultivate strategic internal relationships across the organization.
  • Strategic thinker with strong execution capabilities.
  • Ability to influence and negotiate without formal direct authority, consultative in approach, and diplomatic
  • Some national/international travel may be required.



  • Experience in application of HEOR strategies and tactics for products near to or close to launch, or that are marketed. 
  • Experience in one or more therapy areas relevant to the Teva portfolio of launched assets would be a plus.
  • Experience with US pricing and reimbursement system and/or value and decision frameworks is preferred.



Medical Affairs

Sub Function

Health Economics

Reports To

Director, Late Stage HEOR

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