Head of Market Access



Manila, Philippines
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Head of Market Access

Do you have expertise in, and passion for healthcare? Would you like to apply your expertise to impact an organisation that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? Then AstraZeneca might be the one for you!


AstraZeneca is a global, science-led, patient-focused biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines for some of the world’s most serious diseases. But we’re more than one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies.

It’s an exciting time for our team as we redefine the future, working towards our vision to be the leader in Cardiovascular, Renal, Metabolism, Respiratory and Immunology, and Oncology by 2025. Get to make your mark as you do something rewarding for patients, healthcare and our wider society. Jump in and be a part of it.

What you’ll do

  • Development of Market Access Strategy for focus products in line with the business objectives across therapy areas

  • Drive implementation of Market Access strategy by designing, developing and implementing Market Access initiatives within the relevant Key accounts

  • Support the conceptualization, creation, development dissemination of Local Value Story and Value Proposition documents/ tools for focus products using scientific data and HEO research to support access to healthcare solutions/ innovative medicines.

  • Participate in regular interactions with key stakeholders to keep abreast of the developments within the pharmaceutical and healthcare domain to drive engagement and identify potential opportunities for Market Access initiatives within key therapy areas.

  • Coordinate with the New product planning team and the therapy area experts in developing patient/ market access initiatives and engage with the external partners in delivering of the initiatives defined for the new launches, as per schedule

  • Monitor and keep score of the patient/ market access initiatives and its impact on patients and publish information for supporting communication, government affair interactions and other initiatives.

Essential for the role

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications or a business-related field

  • Minimum 10 years of working in Pharma / Financial Services / Insurance Industry with focus in Health Ecosystem or Market Access

  • Experience of working with Government Institutions

  • Self-motivated and drive is critical to the role

  • Ability to consider long term as well as execute short term

  • Demonstrated skill sets in project management

  • Fluency in English ( written & spoken)

  • Excellent communicator and ability to work with science

Why AstraZeneca?

At AstraZeneca we’re dedicated to being a Great Place to Work. Where you are empowered to push the boundaries of science and unleash your entrepreneurial spirit. There’s no better place to make a difference to medicine, patients and society. An inclusive culture that champions diversity and collaboration, and always committed to lifelong learning, growth and development. We’re on an exciting journey to pioneer the future of healthcare.

So, what’s next?

  • Are you already imagining yourself joining our team? Good, because we can’t wait to hear from you.

  • Are you ready to bring new ideas and fresh thinking to the table? Brilliant! We have one seat available and we hope it’s yours.

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AstraZeneca embraces diversity and equality of opportunity. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team representing all backgrounds, with as wide a range of perspectives as possible, and harnessing industry-leading skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We welcome and consider applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations on non-discrimination in employment (and recruitment), as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements.