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Associate Director Pharmacy Strategy

Associate Director of Pharmacy Strategy

My client, a leading Global health services and innovation company with a office based in Dublin 1, have a newly created role of Associate Director of Pharmacy Strategy. As AD you will lead the development of innovative strategies to improve the access and affordability of healthcare through the company prescription drug lists and associated programs. 



Associate Director of Pharmacy Strategy Responsibilities:

  • The US healthcare market with respect to company pharmacy benefit design and operations
  • Manage the development of strategic initiatives aimed at improving the access and affordability of healthcare, specifically pharmaceutical products related to prescription drug lists and drug distribution channel strategies
  • Demonstrate clinical understanding of drug / therapeutic categories for strategy assignments, including clinical drug guidelines and the company Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee clinical designations
  • Assist in the development of analytical models and use these models to supervise the evaluation of the financial impact of various drug / therapeutic category management strategies
  • Gain cross functional support for potential strategies based on the evaluation of metrics including drug effectiveness, drug cost and market share
  • Present potential strategies in a clear and concise manner to internal stakeholders, including key senior leaders within the Global team
  • Support negotiations and interactions with pharmaceutical manufacturers, in alignment with company policies, directives, business goals and objectives

Associate Director of Pharmacy Strategy Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in pharmacy with experience in pharmaceutical industry 
  • Experience in managed health care or pharmacy benefit management
  • Experience of strategy development and proficiency in performing financial impact analysis, specifically, experience using financial, forecasting and other data analysis tools
  • Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau or Power BI 


For a confidential discussion, please contact Tina