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Group HTA Team Manager


Slough, Berkshire, United Kingdom

Job Function:  Market Access & Pricing
Job ID:  64072

HTA Group Team Manager
UCB – Inspired by patients. Driven by science.
Help us transform patients’ lives.

About UCB

At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with severe diseases. We look to transform patients’ lives by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. With us, our talent makes the most of who they are, unlocking innovation and setting new standards for patients.

Everything we do starts with a simple question: “How will this make a difference to the lives of people living with severe diseases?” And to find the answers, we connect globally with patients and their families living with the physical and social burdens of severe disease. These connections give us new perspectives, drive our innovation, and offer a hope for a new generation of therapies that will help to transform lives.

To strengthen our UK Market Access Group, we are looking to fill the position of: HTA Group Manager. 


About the Role

You will work in PV Ops for Market Access on Health Technology Assessment (HTA) activities focusing on managing and developing ‘the Hub of HTA Excellence’ to support UCBs diverse portfolio, that is driven by world leading science, to ensure that patients can get access to our innovative medicines.

As the HTA Group Manager you will be responsible for:


Portfolio Market Access Management  

Providing Market Access strategic guidance, technical challenge and oversight on the UCB portfolio.

People Management

Building, developing and managing BII’s ‘HTA Hub of Excellence’.  

HTA External Stakeholder Development

Increasing UCB’s profile in the field of HTA and growing external partnerships and publications with HTA and academic bodies, through both team and individual activities.


About You

You should have:

  • Master’s Degree in Health Economic or equivalent.
  • Previous Health Economics experience within the pharmaceutical industry or consultancy and an understanding of economic evaluation concepts.
  • Detailed understanding of HTA and the role of health economics within the NHS and pharmaceutical industry.
  • Recent experience of developing Market Access/Pricing strategies and delivering successful HTA submissions (with NICE, SMC and HSE).
  • Expert knowledge of UK political and healthcare policy environment.
  • Previous line management experience is preferable.

UCB – The Facts

With more than 7500 employees in approximately 40 countries, we are a global biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Brussels, Belgium which invests more than 25% of revenue in cutting-edge scientific research to meet unmet patient needs. A few other reasons that make UCB an amazing place to work:

  • Promising pipeline that includes several novel molecules and no major patent expiration in the next decade;
  • About 25% of 2016 revenue reinvested into Research & Development
  • 2016 Key Financials: €4.2 billion global revenue Specialties: Neurology, Immunology

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