Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Senior Health Economist

Your tasks and responsibilities

• Lead the market access workstream to develop the UK national access strategy to fully implement Bayer brands agreeing the plan with the brand and medical teams throughout a products lifecycle
• Represents the UK in the development of global market access plans
• Lead on the development of UK HTA submissions (NICE, SMC, AWMSG)
• Develop and agrees the UK pricing strategy
• Design and manages the collection of primary data as required to support the value proposition
• Engage with external stakeholders to gain insight into the access environment
• Lead the development of value arguments and an integrated suite of tools and resources to support field based teams in securing market access of Bayer products pre and post launch ensuring arguments are relevant for each stakeholder group
• Manage the product health economic budget
• Act as a technical expert offering education and advice to the rest of the business for market access and health economic issues


Skills and Requirements


•  Excellent understanding of the NHS and pharma environment sufficient to identify relevant and appropriate use of value arguments

• Knowledge and experience of health technology assessment

• Leadership and influencing skills

• Project management skills including planning, prioritising and multi-tasking

• Knowledge and experience of decision-analysis, economic modelling, health outcomes and quality of life assessment.

Who you are

• Track record and demonstrable experience of delivering successful outcomes arguments to various


Your Application:

At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Reward is important to us, employees benefit from excellent employment conditions, such as:


  • competitive salary, car benefit and performance bonus
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Private Healthcare, generous pension scheme and Life Insurance
  • Employee discount scheme
  • International career possibilities

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Country: United Kingdom
Location: Reading
Functional Area: [sap_fa_34]
Entry Level: 5

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At Bayer UK we have a well established list of preferred suppliers and there are no plans to review these arrangements at present.

Please Note: Speculative enquires from non preferred suppliers directly to the business are not welcome and will be taken into account when reviewing the preferred supplier arrangements. CV's will only be accepted by following our process - this will be with prior arrangement with the Talent Acquisition Team who will grant access to our recruitment portal. In the event of speculative CV's being sent directly to the business,  or the Talent Acquisition Team, agency ownership of the candidate will not be accepted.

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Last update: Aug 8, 2018   Copyright © Bayer AG