Senior Director, US Market Access and Reimbursement

Synageva BioPharma


August 28, 2014

JOB TITLE: Senior Director, US Market Access and Reimbursement

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: Vice President, Global and US Pricing, Reimbursement, and Health Economics


LOCATION: Field Based, US



  • Develop and implement payer coverage strategies for private payers, Medicaid and Medicare disability.
  • Build over time a team of market access professionals to develop collaborative relationships with internal stakeholders, HCPs, government agencies and private payers.
  • Establish approach for developing and implementing field-based market access solutions that are aligned with other key business processes.
  • Assist Synageva health economists to understand and mold the value proposition for US customers.
  • Help guide the development of customer focused tools and solutions that demonstrate the economic and clinical value of the Company brand.
  • Engage and partner with external stakeholders (medical societies, payers, providers, etc.) to drive strategies.
  • Partner with Marketing, Patient Assistance, MSLs, and other functions to drive business strategy and pro-actively position Company for future healthcare payments systems.
  • Provide early recognition of changes in the US reimbursement environment & strategic direction for Company regarding such changes.


  • At least 10 years of experience with payer-facing roles of increasing responsibility. Current contacts in orphan drug payer community a must.
  • Additional experience in sales is a plus. Close experience with health economics also a plus.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the evidence-driven healthcare system and the role of reimbursement is required.



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  • Company Synageva BioPharma
  • Contact Name
  • Position Location Field Based, US
  • Minimum Years Experience 10
  • Career Level Manager
  • Size of Company in MA 170
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