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Market Access Associate Consultant

 

E&A Farma is a partner for pharmaceutical industry in health policy consultancy. E&A Farma is a small consultancy company specialized in Market Access (pricing and reimbursement) and Public Affairs. Experience of many years is blended with youthful creativity, bringing the existing expertise to the next level. Efficiency and accuracy are the cornerstones of our company. We are not just looking to advise our clients, we want to work as partners. In this regard, a tailor-made approach towards the customer is our core value, in which we work as one team both within e&a and with our clients. Thanks to this customization we really believe that added value can be created by our partnership.

We have a large portfolio of clients with products in different therapeutic areas. We work mostly for Small & Medium size Enterprises and start-up pharmaceutical companies primarily within the innovative industry with a focus on rare diseases.

As we are a small company, you will be closely involved in all projects and activities that we do. Because of our tailor-made approach, collaboration with each client is excitingly different. In this regard, teamwork is also very important, within the company and with the clients.

We are a young & dynamic team with the ambition of making medication accessible for patients. We are (kind of) into sports, love good food and like to talk about our next travel destination over lunch or during an afterwork meet-up.

Our offices are located in the Greenhouse in Diegem which is centrally located to reach our customers, but also easily accessible by public transport (train or bus).

 

The Function

 

The main tasks of the Associate Consultant will be:

  • Scientific input for and medical writing of Pricing and Reimbursement files in close collaboration with your colleague Consultants and with our clients

  • Administration and Follow-up of Pricing and Reimbursement Procedures

  • Support the analysis of the evolution in the Belgian and Luxembourg healthcare systems

  • Writing of Business Intelligence reports

 

Job Description

 

  • Develop the scientific backbone of the Pricing and Reimbursement dossiers based on Systematic Literature Review and/or Corporate Value Dossiers.

  • Write the Pricing and Reimbursement dossiers according to legislation and templates.

  • Follow the reimbursement process from pre-submission meeting until reimbursement

  • Help perform public policy and strategy assessments. Gather, interpret, and disseminate information on government initiatives regarding healthcare.

  • Monitor and analyse new governments initiatives, potential change in law and broader developments (including parliamentary activities; both regarding healthcare and industrial policies); identify key trends.

  • Contribute to policy related communications efforts, including policy newsletters, position papers and advocacy documents

 

Profile

 

Education & Experience

 

  • University degree in Sciences (e.g. MD, MPharmSc, BioMed Sc, Bio Eng...) or an Economic degree with demonstrated interest in the Pharmaceutical Industry.

  • Knowledge of and first experience (e.g. internship) in Market Access and/or Pharmaceutical/Regulatory Affairs is an asset.

  • Knowledge of and interest in the Belgian political, healthcare and economic systems. Good understanding of the challenges of the innovative pharmaceutical sector and the healthcare sector in general

  • Experience in managing multiple tasks/projects/priorities and complex issues.

  • Proven ability to understand and clearly communicate medical and/or scientific topics

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Dutch, French and English; ability to make complex issues easy to understand; good affinity to adapt messaging to the relevant audiences

 

Competencies

 

  • Innovative and forward thinking

  • Plan and execute effectively (ability to work under pressure)

  • Proactivity (ability to anticipate future needs)

  • Analytical skills and strategic thinking

  • Resilient and learning from experience

  • Strive for the best in the quality of work

  • Scientific writing skills

  • Flexibility in time and mindset

  • Stress resistant

  • Teamplayer

 

To apply, please send your resume and motivational letter to johan@eaconsultants.be.