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Director, Global Pricing Policy

Novartis Pharma Schweiz AG

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Director, Global Pricing Policy

Job ID 214342BR Position Title Director, Global Pricing Policy Division CORPORATE Business Unit NOV CORPORATE AFFAIRS Country Switzerland Work Location Basel Company/Legal Entity Novartis Pharma AG Functional Area Communications & Public Affairs Job Type Full Time Employment Type Regular Job Description Provide Novartis with thought leadership and lead policy development related to the pricing and value assessment of medicines. Implement Novartis’ strategy and tactics to shape external healthcare policy to maximize the long-term value for patients, society and Novartis. Support the global Value & Pricing policy practice group to make progress towards the overarching vision and performance objectives.

Drive Novartis pricing and value policy development, resulting in high-impact Novartis positions, sound facts-base and expertize

 Systematically monitor pricing, HTA/ value assessment, and procurement policies, and proactively develop policy proposals that maximize long-term value in Novartis’ innovative, generics and biosimilars businesses

 Defend value: move stakeholders and value assessment frameworks towards a broader assessment and recognition of the value of medicines

 Drive transformation of payment and pricing systems; create political support for value-based pricing, such as tiered pricing, oncology combination pricing and early access models

 Enable long term sustainable business models: Create policy solutions that incent health systems to move towards a value-based approach

Shape external healthcare policy

 Foster meaningful and sustainable relations with external stakeholders that have HTA relevant knowledge and/or influencing capacity (e.g. HTAi, ISPOR, EUnetHTA, NICE international) and provide input

 Engage external groups to conduct policy research in areas of Novartis interest

 Selectively and strategically engage in Industry Associations (e.g. IFPMA, Efpia)

Effectively collaborate across the organization and with Industry peers

 Provide hands-on and continuous support to country- and region associates to take leadership roles in local value and HTA policy discussions

 Ensure global franchises and brand teams’ approach to value communication is aligned with Novartis overarching political objectives and policies

 Support the global Pricing and Value policy practice group on priority topics
Minimum requirements Education :

Masters/PhD, e.g. in law, public health, health policy or health economics


Fluency (verbal/writing) in English a must; fluency in one to two other major languages is desirable (e.g. German, French, Spanish or Mandarin)


• Min. 5 years in the Pharma industry or Pharma related policy environment

• Experience in an external health policy related body (e.g. OECD, WHO, World Bank, Ministry of Health)

• Pricing, Market Access and/or HEOR experience in multiple geographics

• Strong interpersonal and partnering skills. Proven ability to work with high impact in a matrix organization, and to lead with influence and personal power rather than positional authority