Associate Director - HEOR

Category:  Marketing and Market Access

Bangalore, Karnataka, IN


Do you want to work for an organization that has a strong purpose towards driving change to defeat chronic diseases and impact the life of millions around the world?

If so, you could be the right person to join our Commercial & Corporate Affairs team as a Global HEOR Lead for a life-changing career.


About the department

The Commercial & Corporate Affairs – Global Business Services (GBS) unit is responsible for driving deliverables for multiple Corporate Vice President (CVP) areas within Commercial & Corporate Affairs, including Insulin, GLP-1 and Obesity Marketing, Market Access, Commercial Planning and Commercial Operations. The Commercial & Corporate Affairs unit supports Biopharm global marketing for Haemophilia and growth disorders. The Novo Nordisk Corporate Strategy has established the ambition for setting the Health Economics and Outcomes Research strategies and plans to contribute to market access preparedness for pipeline and launch products and to demonstrate the Health Economics and Outcomes Research value of the Novo Nordisk Other Serious Chronic Diseases (OSCD) products.


The position

As Senior Global HEOR Manager you will work closely with multiple stakeholders such as market access colleagues, R&D, brand teams, commercial planning, medical affairs, biostat, regions and affiliates.  You will partner with global and local stakeholders to facilitate the design of retrospective and prospective studies.


  • Lead in the initiation, development and implementation of Health Economics and Outcomes Research strategies and plans for relevant brands to contribute to their market access preparedness

  • Lead the evidence generation including HE model development, economic evaluation, cost and health-related quality-of-life studies, indirect treatment comparisons alone or in collaboration with colleagues, external experts and/or vendors

  • Substantiate a strong support of the Payer Value Story with credible Health Economics and Outcomes Research



  • University master’s degree in appropriate field such as health economics or outcomes research, epidemiology or statistics/biostatistics

  • Minimum of six years of experience in health economics and health outcomes research, ideally within pharmaceutical industry or consultancy

  • Proven strong scientific publication track record (in peer-reviewed manuscripts)


Working at Novo Nordisk

We are a proud life-science company, and life is our reason to exist. We’re inspired by life in all its forms and shapes, ups and downs, opportunities, and challenges. For employees at Novo Nordisk, life means many things – from the building blocks of life that form the basis of ground-breaking scientific research, to our rich personal lives that motivate and energise us to perform our best at work. Ultimately, life is why we’re all here - to ensure that people can lead a life independent of chronic disease.



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8 February 2023

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.