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Senior Health Economist

Bicester / Greater Manchester / Cambridge, UK.

Role & Responsibilities:

Developing cost-effectiveness and budget impact to demonstrate the impact to the patient/payer/provider when a new health technology (e.g. a drug, device or diagnostic technique) is used to replace existing technologies, by comparing the costs and benefits. In a consultancy environment each project is unique but generally the health economist would be expected to:

  • Research a disease area and understand the current treatment landscape
  • Analyse efficacy and safety data using results published in journal articles, patient level data from clinical trials or real world data from disease registries
  • Identify limitations with current health technologies and any unmet need then identify/utilise the value proposition for the new technology to address these issues
  • Develop a model of the disease and the relevant health technologies
    • Models types may include Markov models, multi-state models, partitioned survival models and discrete event simulation
  • Find resource use and costs and quality-of-life data to populate the model
  • Be able to explain what has been done and interpret the results in presentations and written documentation
  • Produce supporting documentation for models such as technical reports, business cases, user guides, posters and manuscripts
  • Producing documents support submissions to reimbursement bodies such as the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) or the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) that assess the cost-effectiveness and budget impact of new health technologies
  • Train client payer facing teams to use the developed budget impact models
  • Working with our designers and programmers to create fully programmed digital versions of models produced
  • Support and mentor junior staff

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree (or equivalent) in economics or statistics and ideally a post graduate MSc or Phd in Health Economics, or any related domain
  • 3 years (minimum) of relevant industry experience in health economics (either HE&OR consultancy or the pharmaceutical industry)
  • Excellent MS Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel skills
  • Highly autonomous with excellent communication skills both written and spoken (English)
  • Highly motivated team player with an outstanding eye for detail and quality
  • Knowledge of statistical analysis/modelling software such as SAS, STATA, VBA or R would be an advantage
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK

Country: United Kingdom Location: Bicester / Greater Manchester / Cambridge Language: English

About us

Founded in 2015, we are Mtech Access, a dynamic, friendly, and rapidly expanding independent global market access consultancy based in Oxfordshire & Manchester.

We offer a wide range of support and services to market access and HEOR teams from global to local level, including: evidence and market access strategy development; the generation and assimilation of evidence; and implementation and communication to payers and other stakeholders.  Our team of in-house market access consultants, health economists, writers, analysts and developers are experienced and skilled, and ready to help you with your latest market access challenge. We have access to a broad network of payers, clinicians and other stakeholders across global markets, who we regularly engage to inform our insights and recommendations.

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