Avalere health is seeking a consultant to join its vaccines team.
We rely on deep subject matter expertise and understanding of the business issues facing our clients to assess how the changing policy and market access landscape impacts the pharmaceutical industry, managed care plans, providers, and consumersWe provide analytic support and advisory services, including legislative strategy, regulatory analysis, and quantitative modeling of proposed and enacted policies to a wide range of clients across the healthcare industry.
Among avalere’s many capabilities, its dedicated team of vaccine subject matter experts serves as trusted advisors on strategy development and implementation to leading vaccine manufacturers and other clients and has deep relationships and experience in the larger policy and advocacy communityAdditionally, it tracks vaccine global, federal, and state policy developments, generates evidence and quality strategies, supports new product commercialization strategy, and deciphers market access and reimbursement trends and challengesThis position would focus primarily on vaccine business insights and strategy.
Serve as a subject matter expert on vaccine-related policy and market access issues
Assist in leading cross-functional teams to solve complex client problems and engage clients with novel solutions and ideas related to vaccine commercialization strategy
Create both strategic and tactical recommendations for biopharmaceutical clients for both brand-level and above-brand priorities
Manage multiple clients as well as short- and long-term deliverables to ensure that all avalere’s knowledge and expertise are available to meet client needs
Solve complex client issues in a timely and appropriate manner with minimal management oversight and attention to resources
Conceptualize, design, and execute—from start to finish—a broad range of client projects involving diverse cross-functional (e.g., relating to analytics) and cross-practice (e.g., relating to policy, coverage and reimbursement) teams
Co-lead business development efforts with other avalere subject matter experts and account managers
Assist in the development and review of scopes of work, budgets, timelines, and other business documents
Develop and maintain a professional level of knowledge regarding avalere’s and inovalon’s services and products
Maintain compliance with inovalon ’ s policies, procedures, and mission statement
Adhere to all confidentiality and hipaa requirements as outlined within inovalon ’ s operating policies and procedures in all ways and at all times with respect to any aspect of the data handled or services rendered in the undertaking of the position
Fulfill those responsibilities and duties that may be reasonably provided by inovalon for the purpose of achieving operational and financial success of the employer
Skills, experience, and other job-related requirements
A graduate degree in law, public policy, public health, business, operations management, health sciences, finance, or economicsA combination of bachelor’s degree and in-depth relevant work experience is also acceptable.
Subject matter expertise should reflect an understanding of:
Us vaccine policy & government affairs
Other functional aspects of vaccine manufacturer operations such as market access, business units, brand teams, customer account teams (e.gPayers, providers or public sector), trade and distribution, and other commercial functions
Functional expertise should reflect solid communication skills (written and verbal), including the ability to concisely explain complicated concepts to executives within and outside of the firm
Additional skills and competencies
Knowledge and understanding of public health law
Exemplary interpersonal skills that translate into positive relationships with colleagues and clients
Commitment to working in a highly matrixed team environment with an emphasis on collaboration and maintaining positive relationships with colleagues and clients
Outstanding problem-solving and analytic skills with the ability to apply knowledge outside of one’s immediate functional area
Track record of industry thought leadership, either internally or externally
Advanced microsoft office skills, including powerpoint, excel, and word
4–6 years of relevant work experience, which could include employment at a leading vaccine manufacturer or in a leading market research, management consulting, or investment firm
Experience overseeing and supervising work of staff members
Project management experience
Avalere is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employerAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Consistent with our safety protocols, the company will require a vaccination attestation for fully office-based and hybrid (office/remote) positionsPositions designated as fully remote are exempt from the attestation requirement unless and until such time as an in-office presence is required.