Pleased to meet you, we are Galapagos, a dynamic fast growing Biotech company with offices in Belgium (Mechelen), France (Romainville), the Netherlands (Leiden), Switzerland (Basel), and in the US (Boston).
We’re in the business of changing lives. In our quest to discover and develop life-improving medicines we go where no one has ever gone before. In every challenge we face, we see new opportunities. We want to challenge the impossible. We need thought leaders and rapid thinkers, entrepreneurs in spirit and status quo-fighters. Collaborative innovators and perseverant idealists. We need the best-in-class. In other words, we need you: The ‘make-it-happeners’.
Due to our exciting partnership with Gilead Sciences Inc. we are looking for a Value and Market Access (V&MA) Leader - Fance
Scope of the job
The Value & Market Access (V&MA) function at Galapagos will be responsible for demonstrating and communicating the value of Galapagos and our products to ensure that patients in France have timely access to treatments that improve and extend their lives. This person will ensure market access for Galapagos products in line with Global and Local objectives. It includes defining the local V&MA strategy, preparing P&R applications and future launches, and providing strategic, technical and methodological input in cross-functional teams at local and global levels. The V&MA Director will draw on his/her network with key influencers and decision makers to facilitate optimal market access & pricing for Galapagos products.
Who are you?
You are a professional preferably with a Master in sciences, economics or equivalent graduate degree.
You have at least 7-year experience in healthcare/pharmaceutical industry, more specifically in Market Access. Regulatory and Public Affairs experience is a plus.
You have knowledge of the political environment, the organization of healthcare systems and the legislation about pharmaceutical products in France.
You are someone with superior analytical skills who can figure out tough problems and craft thoughtful, clear, and innovative solutions towards payer success.
You have high attention to detail and excellent project management skills, in a fast-paced environment, with demonstrated ability to lead multiple workstreams and priorities.
You have proven ability to manage relationships with external customers at the highest level in the country.
You are here to work within Galapagos to unlock the value that our medicines bring to patients, HCPs through smart success with payers.
Last but not least you are fluent in French and have outstanding written and verbal communication skills in English.
What’s in it for you?
You will be part of a fast growing and amazing company. As ‘make-it-happener’ you will get all the support you need to make your job successful. At Galapagos we aim to recruit the best people, who stand out among their peers, with integrity and excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Our employees are the strength behind Galapagos, a highly motivated team, eager to maintain Galapagos’ leading position and achieve breakthroughs in biopharmaceutical research. Galapagos offers a competitive remuneration package and a dynamic work environment.
We are Galapagos: together we can make it happen…!