Assistant/Associate Director – HEOR (Home-Based)

at Xcenda (view profile)
Location Telecommute, United States
Date Posted November 13, 2019
Category Health Economics and Outcomes Research
Job Type Full-time
Job Level Consultant


What you will be doing

This position is responsible for leading project teams conducting a variety of health economics and outcomes research studies at Xcenda, a subsidiary of AmerisourceBergen . This position will also work with the Xcenda GHEOR management to implement strategic and tactical goals that are designed to grow the overall business. Depending on the candidate’s experience level, this role could be filled as Assistant or Associate Director level. Based on the experience level of the candidate the responsibilities for this role will adjust accordingly.

As a HEOR Assistant/Associate Director at Xcenda, a typical day may include:

  • Designing and implementing health outcomes and / or economic studies - from study concept stage to final report, including burden of illness studies, patient-reported outcomes studies, drug utilization reviews, prospective or retrospective observational epidemiologic or health resource utilization studies and database analyses
  • Developing and / or reviewing study reports, scientific publications, abstracts, and posters
  • Providing support on multiple client accounts or practice areas
  • Providing day to day project and client managements on a diverse set of HEOR activities
  • Participation in proposal writing, contracting, client presentations, and project pricing
  • Supporting goals for business unit / service line growth
  • Supporting the development of succession plans for junior team members, by recruiting, training and mentoring junior staff
  • Ensuring timeliness, accuracy, and completeness of all services


What your background should look like (minimum qualifications)

  • Broad technical knowledge of outcomes research and health economic
  • Experience with developing product value propositions and/or strategic plans
  • Experience running the day to day operations of projects and as the primary point of contact for internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent writing skills as well as the ability to communicate complex material in presentations and discussions in a straightforward manner
  • Ability to work well in a dynamic, successful consulting firm, which maintains high quality standards and demands excellence
  • A postgraduate degree (eg, Ph.D., DrPH, M.D., PharmD) in a relevant discipline preferred, but not required. Bachelor’s or Master's degree (in Health Economics, Pharmacy Administration, Biostatistics, Health Services Research, Clinical Epidemiology, Public Health Policy or relevant field) as the minimum educational requirement with at least 5 years of practical experience

What AmerisourceBergen offers

We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes benefit programs that are comprehensive, diverse and designed to meet the various needs across our associate population.

  • Healthcare for associates and eligible dependents, same-sex and domestic partners
  • Paid time off, including vacations and holidays
  • Paid volunteer time off
  • Life insurance and disability protection
  • Pet insurance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Retirement benefits and more…

Throughout our global footprint and various business units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we offer. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contributions. Specific benefit offerings may vary by location, position and/or business unit

About AmerisourceBergen

AmerisourceBergen is a publicly traded Fortune 10 global healthcare solutions company and is one of the world's largest pharmaceutical services companies. Powered by our associates around the world, we provide pharmaceutical products and business solutions that improve access to care.  We operate the backbone of the healthcare supply chain. We drive the future of local care delivery.  We guide medical innovations to market.  We create healthier futures.

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