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Thermo Fisher Scientific Senior Manager, Health Economics & Market Access - Remote in Boston, Massachusetts

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $40 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them.

Location/Division Specific Information:

  • Waltham, MA. - OR - Remote

  • ImmunoDiagnostics Division

How you will make an impact?

The Senior Manager, Health Economics and Market Access will support the global execution of value-based evidence generation and market access activities with a focus on the US business. The Senior Manager will be responsible to co-develop and execute the value-based evidence generation strategy for the US allergy and autoimmunity portfolio. The Senior Manager will also provide value-based evidence generation and market access support throughout the organization and will support regional commercial organizations regarding reimbursement submissions and other areas related to value demonstration. The Senior Manager, Health Economics and Market Access will be part of the Global Medical and Scientific Affairs Team and will report to the Director, Reimbursement, Health Economics, & Market Access.

What will you do?

  • The Senior Manager of Healthcare Economics & Market Access plays a vital role in functional operations, research, strategy development and tactical execution advancing access to pipeline and portfolio technologies within the ImmunoDiagnostics Division (IDD)

  • Supporting both the allergy and autoimmune product lines, this seasoned professional will leverage experience and insights from product concept and through the commercial process of IVD technologies developed by IDD

  • Support research, development and execution of value-based evidence generation and market access-related strategies

  • Conduct timely research and prepare assessments relevant to pipeline and portfolio technologies and market space relating to U.S. coding, coverage and payment

  • Actively participate and serve as a subject matter expert with internal and external customers on U.S. value-based evidence generation and market access-related matters, which may include direct payer engagements if required

  • Prepare and deliver value-based evidence and market access-relevant training to internal stakeholders and external customers

  • Oversee assigned consulting engagements

  • Participate in relevant conferences, professional society engagements and stakeholder meetings as may be required

  • Partner with the Marketing, and Clinical Evidence Generation teams on key deliverables, including Global Value Dossiers, health economic models, and working with the markets to plan and implement studies based on local business plans

  • Actively participates in review of data from all outcomes research studies for allergy and autoimmune products and ensures that the interpretation is consistent with the data from the studies.

  • Provides timely and periodic updates to the Director, Reimbursement, Health Economics & Market Access as well as to the Product Leadership Teams (PLT)

  • Proactively works with teams at the national level and develops high level KOL and external payer influencer relationships to help develop effective research and access strategies

  • Works effectively in the global cross-functional team

  • Reviews and evaluates scientific literature continuously.

How will you get here?


  • Master or doctoral degree (such as PhD, MD, PharmD) in health science, economics and/or epidemiology.

  • Strong technical and scientific knowledge in health economics research methods applied to healthcare

  • Knowledge of HTA assessment methodologies, the US reimbursement environment, and regulatory requirements.

  • Understands factors driving market access and how value-based evidence can support access decisions.

  • In-depth knowledge of major US healthcare delivery and payer systems

Professional Experience & Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 5+ years working within market access, reimbursement, coverage policy development and related activities within the medical device, diagnostics and/or pharmaceutical market space (including consultancy and academia)

  • Demonstrated experience in research informing U.S. landscape assessments, value messages, and value communication tools

  • Demonstrated ability to synthesize clinical and health economic evidence and influence strategy development.

  • A track record of delivering relevant health economic models, value-based evidence, dossier adaptations, and scientific publications.

  • Demonstrated ability to operate independently, to take initiative, be resourceful, and exercise astute business judgment to drive performance.

  • Effective communication capabilities ā€“ including both writing and presentation skills

  • Strong interpersonal and influencing capabilities, with demonstrated experiences working with commercial, medical affairs, regulatory, compliance and other internal stakeholders

  • Demonstrates the Thermo Fisher values ā€“ Integrity, Intensity, Involvement and Innovation (The Four Iā€™s)

  • This position requires significant national and international travel ā€“ up to 25%, as required.

Our global team of more than 100,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services, Patheon & PPD. For more information, please visit

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.