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Medical Outcomes Specialist - Northeast


Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Function:  Medical Affairs
Job ID:  65517

Help us transform patients' lives.

At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with significant unmet needs. Working together, we blend the best of our talents to deliver thoughtful solutions that patients value. Will you join us in this pioneering adventure?


To help us meet our ambitions and provide the best solutions to patients, UCB is currently seeking a talented individual as an Immunology Medical Outcomes Specialist (iMOS) supporting the Northeast Geography (New England, NY, NJ, PA, DE, MD, DC, WV, VA).


As an Immunology Medical Outcomes Specialist you will serve as a key field-based scientific partner bringing clinical, economic, and real-world evidence acumen to help inform decision-makers. This professional will be responsible for executing key medical and HEOR strategies to enhance and positively impact patients living with chronic inflammatory diseases. 


You like to work in an environment where you can: 

  • Lead the execution of the Immunology Medical and RWE engagement strategy with external partners and decision-makers primarily in integrated delivery networks (IDNs), large medical groups, and national/regional health plans and Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs).
  • Demonstrate proficiency and effectiveness in delivering clinical and economic value propositions and engaging with key decision-maker stakeholders across varying settings of care
  • Cultivate relationships with key stakeholders including C-/D-suite decision-makers in large medical groups and pharmacy/medical directors at national/regional health plans and PBMs
  • Serve as an outcomes expert at key medical and scientific conferences, advisory boards, and internal meetings. Support field-based cross-functional teams to provide medical outcomes expertise in access engagements. Lead strategic medical and HEOR engagements with internal stakeholders including account executives and partnership leads


You will contribute by: 

  • Assessing clinical and economic data gaps at key accounts and collaborate with internal stakeholders to provide insight into HEOR needs 
  • Communicating clearly, concisely, and is easily understood in written materials and presentations
  • Partnering and supports the design and execution of field-based Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) collaborations 
  • Providing HEOR strategic support and clinical content expertise in innovation and partnership opportunities
  • Operating at the highest level of UCB compliance and professional standards.  Adherence to compliant behavior is an expectation at UCB and demonstrated by embracing ethical decision-making practices and guidelines in all aspects of our organization.  

Interested? For this position you’ll need the following education, experience and skills: 
Minimum Qualifications:

  • Doctorate degree (PharmD, MD, DO or PhD in a relevant field) required.  Will consider NP/PA with clinical experience in relevant therapeutic area (Rheum, GI, Derm).
  • 2+ years field medical experience in pharmaceutical  industry. Autoimmune disease or biologics experience 
  • Extensive (up to 75%) travel required, including overnights and some weekends
  • Valid US Driver’s License and with no more than 3 moving violations in the past 2 years.
  • Must reside within the assigned territory
  • Must complete initial training and successfully pass all assessments within 90 days of hire


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong background/experience in HEOR and payer interactions.
  • Proven ability to develop and maintain relationships with key decision-makers in the US health ecosystem 
  • Ability to critically assess and analyze clinical and HEOR data gaps and provide relevant medical solutions 
  • Willing to take initiative on complex projects and able to identify what is necessary to complete task
  • Must be a strong team player and effectively interface with other internal departments including regional business units, marketing, sales, medical affairs, and clinical operations 
  • Ability to take initiative and work both independently and in a team environment
  • Strong multi-tasking, time management, and organizational skills with proficiency in Microsoft applications.

Why you should apply 
At UCB, we strive to attract passionate and outstanding talents who thrive on change and are ready to bring real value to patients. Working for us you’ll discover a place where you can grow and express your full potential. We place an emphasis on innovation, collaboration and impact. Through meaningful recognition and a motivating work atmosphere, we aim to provide an optimal experience by caring about and valuing our employees – just as we do for the patients we serve. 

If you believe you are the perfect match to join us on our pioneering adventure, then we invite you to apply and tell us more about your profile and motivation.


About Us

At UCB, we come together every day to work, laser-focused, on a simple question: How will this create value for people living with severe diseases? By putting patients at the heart of everything we do, our approach – from discovery to development to delivery – is continuously transformed and designed around patient needs and their journey.

With a team of approximately 7,500 employees worldwide operations in more than 40 countries, we are a global biopharmaceutical company investing more than a quarter of our revenue in cutting-edge scientific research. We are focused on addressing chronic, neurological, immunological, and bone diseases. We are looking for people with passion and empathy who develop a real understanding of patient’s needs and can deliver thoughtful solutions to decisionmakers across the heath care ecosystem.

Curious to know more? Please visit our website www.ucb.com.


UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity and inclusion in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity.

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