Sanofi Group Director Medical Managed Care - Western Region in Los Angeles, California
The Medical Managed Careteam member(Liaison, Associate Director or Director)serves as themedical scientific leadfor population-based healthcare decision makersto facilitatescientific exchange ondisease state managementandthe value of Sanofi Genzyme products,toprovide insights to internal teams on key evidence gaps relevant to healthcare decision-makers, andtoidentify/facilitateresearch, education, and other collaborationsper applicable SOPs. This positionrepresents theNeurology,Immunology, and Rare Blood Disordersfranchisesserving as the MMC lead forassigned strategic regional accounts.
The position supports thestrategic and cross functional alignment withinthe organizationin orderto achieve the medical mission of safe and appropriate use of Sanofi Genzyme therapies. TheMMCassists in the development of Integrated Medical Plansthrough collaboration withMedical Communications and Publications, MedicalScienceLiaisons,andHealth Outcomespersonnelfor assigned products. In partnership with multiple internal stakeholders, theMMCaidsin developing short and long-term strategies to integrate and advance the communication and needs of thespecialty community. Thisposition reportstoMMC,Regional Directorandisa member of the Sanofi GenzymeNorth American MedicalAffairs team.
Serve as medical scientific lead for assigned healthcare accounts and organizations.
Identify, develop and maintain credible scientific partnerships with key medical, pharmacy, quality & health economics/outcomes/analytics healthcare decision-makers and opinion leaders within assigned accounts.
Lead development and execution of customized medical account plans for assigned accounts in alignment with current Sanofi-Genzyme medical strategies and tactics and per approved policies, procedures and guidelines.
Facilitate scientific exchange, education and provides access to medical, health policy, and health economic information (e.g., clinical presentations, dossier, budget impact models, etc.), and tailor information to meet the evidence needs of healthcare decision-makers, in alignment with current medical brand strategies and in a compliant manner.
Collect and share customer insights and evidence gaps that help to inform and advance product portfolio development and customer engagement, including medical brandstrategies, customer educational needs, scientific/health outcomes communications, and research priorities.Director level MMC will assist in developing insights into strategy.
Develop key medical contacts related to clinical, evidence-based disease management/health outcome initiatives, aligned with overall medical brand strategy.Director level MMC will develop strategic medical partnerships and serve as mentors to MMC team members.
Identify key contacts with applicable national/regional/local medical, payer, and advocacy associations.
ProvidesupportforSanofi- Genzyme scientific advisory boards and symposia. Attend andparticipateasappropriateincorporateand scientific conferences.Director level MMC willprovideinput andserve as leads.
Work cross-functionally with US Market Access (USMA) Account Director team, as well as field commercial teams when needed and as appropriate, to coordinate engagement of and response to customers’ medical/scientific needs including alignment with additional Sanofi-Genzyme resources (e.g., Medical Directors, Brand Team member, HEOR/HEVA, or other functions).
Provide input to the Medical Managed Care Team for the development and delivery of field tools, resources, materials and training (e.g.product dossier, economic models, slide kits, articles, review summaries etc.).Director level MMC will provide support and lead the development and delivery, including associated budget management.
Participate in internal cross-functional teams to provide input on evidence needs, educational opportunities, and resources.Director level MMCs will participate in publication plans, therapeutic area strategies and tacticsplanning.
Serve as mentor/preceptorfor fellows and students. Associate Directors and Directors will have added mentor responsibility for other MMCs.
Other Director L evel Re sponsibilities:
Facilitate the development and placement of appropriate clinical/ health outcomes and population health management studies with appropriate field and home office collaboration and support that is consistent with all applicable policies, procedures, and guidelines.
Contribute to the organization and submission of outcomes research project data for presentation at scientific congresses and authorship in scientific publications.
In alignment with the Medical Managed Care Team Education and Training leader, provide internal training and share expertise on scientific, health policy, and HEOR data to appropriate stakeholders.
Provide strategic input to senior leadershipteams.
Education: Advanced degree required; Doctoral degree - MD, PharmD, or PhD (clinical) strongly preferred; MBA or additional degree in health economics, health outcomes, public health or health policy is a plus.
Managed care experience (e.g., experience as medical/clinical executive within managed healthcare organization or similar experience within the pharmaceutical industry)(Required for Director level).
Clinical and/or pharmaceutical industry experience in specialty therapeutic fields strongly preferred (e.g., Multiple Sclerosis, Immunology, Dermatology, Asthma, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Oncology).
Pharmaceutical industry, managed care experience, or similar organizational required (e.g., field based medical/HEOR, value-access, market access)(2 years for Liaison level; 3-5 years for Associate Director level; > 5 years for Director level).
Knowledge, Skills, and Equivalent Experience:
Understanding and knowledge of current US healthcare system, healthcare delivery, and biotechnology drug/devise development process required.(Foundational for Liaison level; Proficient for Associate Director level; Advanced for Director level) .
Knowledge of HEOR disciplines, and basic understanding of biostatistics and evidence-based medicine required (i.e.research methodology, developing clinical protocols, clinical reports, etc.).
Excellent interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills required.(Foundational for Liaison level; Proficient for Associate Director level; Advanced for Director level).
Excellent organizational skills and the ability to prioritize and work effectively in a constantly changing environment in both an independent and collaborative manner.
Demonstrates a customer service mindset and the ability to gain insights and identify customer needs and opportunities.
Strategic thinking and business acumen.(Proficient for Liaison level and Associate Director level; Advanced for Director level).
Demonstrated ability and knowledge to effectively communicate medical, scientific, health economic, and business information to internal and external stakeholders.
Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.
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