Posted to MedZilla on 10/18/2019

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-MA, Senior Manager, Access & Reimbursement R0010515-MZ


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Job Description

Senior Manager, Reimbursement Access and Value

Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda.

Join us as the Senior Manager - Reimbursement Access and Value - in our Greater Boston area, MA office.

Here, Everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As the Senior Manager - Reimbursement Access and Value working on the

Specialty Business Unit Marketing team, you will be empowered to help develop the strategy on in the GI therapeutic area and a typical day will include:


  • Develop the strategy and tactical plan to support the communication and implementation of the price and market access strategy
  • Evolve and develop materials and programs that educates key customers on the access of product and supports the overall patient experience.
  • Support overall brand team efforts to execute annual brand strategy, leading the value proposition component and develop a positive culture and environment.


  • Work with cross-functional partners to develop content and materials that communicate and help implement the market access and market access strategy
  • Partner with Specialty Market Access to evolve the value proposition for the brand and liaise with core agency partners to help communicate that to key customers
  • Partner with field functions to identify resource needs related to the communication of value proposition, access and reimbursement
  • Represent the brand in the Medical, Regulatory and Legal review of all materials intended to be used with provider and payer accounts
  • Assess needs and support the development of training content for account managers and the implementation of the strategy
  • Remain current with market trends in both the payer and provider landscape through regular research, interactions with account management and involvement in the analytics evaluating the market landscape
  • Identify needs for Advisory Board activity and develop plans to ensure optimal execution of meetings and input from partnering outside experts
  • Develop relationships with key external advisors to maximize partnership engagement and identify future opportunities in line with brand plan.
  • Lead agency relationship and management with the identified partner to get best thinking and execution of plans for communication of the access and reimbursement landscape
  • Ensure a high level of cross-functional coordination, strategic planning, budget adherence, customer service and creativity in managing and executing all aspects of access and reimbursement landscape communication
  • Support brand team counterparts, contribute to a positive team culture and uphold the Takeda values and principles.


  • Bachelor s Degree
  • Minimum of 5 years in sales, marketing, or related commercial function in the pharmaceutical or healthcare industry.
  • Experience with market access dynamics and programs
  • Strong understanding of pharmaceutical guidelines and regulations
  • Highly organized
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills


  • Key Opinion Leader Management
  • Vendor management
  • Budget management and analytical skill set
  • Project management
  • Experience with conflict resolution


  • Requires approximately ~20%
  • Ability to drive to or fly to various meetings
  • Weekend travel is required


401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan

Tuition reimbursement Company match of charitable contributions

Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings

Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days

Community Outreach Programs

Empowering Our People to Shine

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Lexington, MA

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