Johnson & Johnson Careers


Singapore, Singapore
Health Economics R&D

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805667507W

Health Economics & Market Access (HEMA) is a critical element of our market access strategies to ensure success in an increasingly challenging market environment. New regulations, a decision-making process where the clinician is no longer the only player, and a concept of value which is more and more based on evidence coming from clinical studies and derived economic value from our technologies and solutions, makes it a must that we equip ourselves with the required capabilities and convey a meaningful value-based message to our customers.  Within this context, the purpose of the role is to lead an ASPAC HEMA organization that is part of the Global HEMA COE.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop the HEMA market access strategy for ASPAC, designing an implementation plan to support organizational strategy, and allocate resources regionally to achieve optimal value, access & price. 
  • Develop life-cycle management strategies (including pricing initiatives) for priority products. Ensure early assessment of opportunities to fill data gaps and drive optimal patient access and reimbursement.  Provides strategic input to Global Franchises to accelerate innovation.
  • Design, develop, and source economic instruments that can be easily adapted for coordinated delivery to key decision makers. Responsible for identifying gaps and building critical capabilities in Market Access via training, coaching and sharing global and operating company best practices across the region.
  • Lead a broad team (inclusive of 30 + individuals) of dedicated Leaders (regional and in-country resources) developing and supporting health economics strategies for prioritized products launching in respective regional markets.
  • Establish a Talent Strategy and rhythm across the region to promote high engagement, retention, career development and advancement
  • Establish constructive dialogue with Cluster Heads to influence to develop local HEMA capabilities, secure funding and develop organizational capabilities
  • Direct a business-critical function where the scope and complexity of responsibilities require the integration of multiple disciplines and departments (Strategic Accounts, Global Educational Solutions, Global Franchises, etc).
  • Shape the environment by conveying a strong ASPAC message at external and internal forums to influence the development of reimbursement/funding/HTA processes in local healthcare systems.
  • Develop relationships with key external stakeholders e.g. Health Technology Agencies, Policy-makers, Reimbursement bodies, major clinical societies and legitimately influence technology assessment and policy initiatives.
  • Take a leadership role in relevant industry association special interest groups, with focus on APACMED identifying opportunities and threats associated with changes in health policy in ASPAC
  • Travel – 50 %


  • Advance degree in health sciences, medicine, economics or finance required (MD, MBA, MSc, PhD etc)
  • At least 15 years of related work experience is required
  • Proven expertise in long-term strategic planning and constructing alternative models and structures to drive growth from a HEMA perspective
  • Depth in health economics, marketing and/or market research, and formation of marketing solutions
  • Experience working successfully in complex matrix environments and directly leading organizations
  • Track record of working effectively with other cultures and international teams
  • Deep understanding of Health Technology Assessment, comparative effectiveness, pricing and payment models.
  • Experience in global, regional and local market environments preferred, experience in emerging markets and resource limited settings preferred


Required Leadership experience:


Think Horizontally, Think Solution

The HEMA Lead must resolutely position and promote a way of governing HEMA-orientated decisions to deliver an enterprise-wide, cross-business, solution-oriented value proposition


Influence Change without Authority

The HEMA Lead must influence the ASPAC RLT to support new health economic & market access models and enthusiastically participate in delivering solutions


Modeled Credo Values and the Leadership Imperatives of:


Connect: Develop deep insights into the needs of our patients, customers, markets and communities.


Lead: Create an environment where leadership and talent development is top priority


Shape: Drive innovation; anticipate and shape industry and market changes to advance health care globally


Deliver: Deliver results by inspiring and mobilizing people and teams


Primary Location
Johnson & Johnson Pte. Ltd. (8435)
Job Function
Health Economics R&D
Requisition ID