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HTA & Submissions Manager

Toronto, Ontario
Government Affairs

Job Description

Requisition ID: 2797180601

Janssen Inc. is looking to hire a HTA & Submissions Manager in the Government Affairs and Market Access department, located in Toronto, Ontario. 


At Janssen, we are dedicated to addressing and solving some of the most important unmet medical needs of our time in oncology, immunology, neuroscience, infectious diseases and vaccines, metabolic and chronic diseases and women’s health. Driven by our commitment to patients, we bring innovative products, services and solutions to people throughout the world. Janssen Inc. is a member of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson. Please visit for more information.


Primary Responsibilities:


Health Technology Assessment (HTA)

  • Under the leadership of the Director of HTA, this role will help shape policy development in the Canadian Health Technology Assessment (HTA) environment.  Responsibilities may include:
    • Engage with key regional and national HTA stakeholders
    • Develop and shape HTA positions and policy in collaboration with internal and external partners including academic research organizations, industry associations and other stakeholder groups.
    • Leverage best practices in HTA regionally, nationally and internationally
    • Lead panels and workshops at HTA conferences and forums
    • Participate on Cross-sector J&J HTA working group  

  • People manager for 2 Submission Coordinators
  • Serve as expert on HTA submission/procedures for CADTH, pCODR, provincial & private payers to internal partners
  • Develop & implement market access strategies from a product life cycle perspective supporting established product group (EPG) brands.  This may include:
    • Preparing reimbursement submission, reports and other materials aligned with the value proposition to be communicated to decision makers and payers based on clinical and economic data
    • Collaboration with Government Relations and Stakeholder Relations to ensure alignment and implementation of regional reimbursement strategies


  • At least 5 years of progressive experience in the pharmaceutical or health-care sector
  • Undergraduate degree in life sciences is required; a post graduate degree or MBA is an asset
  • Understanding of the reimbursement and HTA environment in Canada is an asset
  • Experience preparing submissions to government agencies is desirable
  • Experience and success in managing a team would be preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and strong learning agility
  • Ability to think critically, innovatively and possess strong business acumen
  • Ability to manage complexity and multi-task in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities
  • Ability to be proactive and creative to address emerging issues
  • High degree of self-awareness and ability to adapt in a changing environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and proven ability to partner effectively across the organization and to external customers
  • Ability to problem-solve and apply critical thinking
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; well-developed presentation skills
  • Strong organizational and project management skills with superior attention to detail
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint

Diversity and inclusion are central elements of the shared culture across the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies.  Attracting, developing and retaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities is essential to our success.  We are committed to providing a respectful, inclusive and accessible work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their potential. 

Primary Location
Janssen Inc. (7710)
Job Function
Government Affairs
Requisition ID