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Principal Scientist – RWE

London, UK.

Independent leader of projects responsible for overseeing all aspects of project delivery; delegates project management tasks to mid-level and junior staff. Takes scientific responsibility for project completion; responsible for strategic consultation and for use of best methods to address research needs. Oversees and participates in a large project portfolio.  Innovates scientifically and produces output of high scientific quality.  Assumes significant responsibility for sales targets and client development.

Main focus:

Develop and implement programs of health economic (HEOR) research for a wide range of therapeutic areas with the focus on submissions to UK authorities (NICE and SMC).  From technical perspective, expertise in health economic modeling to conduct cost-effectiveness analyses of healthcare interventions and experience conceptualizing and implementing decision-analytic models in a health economic setting is a necessary requirement.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (other duties may be assigned)

  • Lead NICE submissions
  • Contribute to the growth of  Cytel’s UK presence
  • Conceptualize and design HE model specs and any necessary statistical analysis plans.
  • Lead interactions with clients in the pharmaceutical and medical device industries in proposal stage and during execution.
  • Be accountable for scientific and financial performance of projects.
  • Act as a guide and mentor to staff, with supervisory responsibilities assigned as needed.
  • Develops and maintains client relationships, leading to proposal development opportunities.

Key Qualifications

  • 10 or more years experience in health economics and an expert in economic modelling required
  • Experience in leading or supporting NICE submissions is strongly preferred
  • Advanced level understanding of relevant health economic and statistical methods

Education and Experience

  • Masters degre in health economics or similar field. PhD preferred

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