OPEN Health brings together deep scientific knowledge, global understanding, and broad specialist expertise to support our clients in improving health outcomes and patient wellbeing.

We are united as one flexible organization, harnessing the power of the collective to solve complex challenges. Being built from cohesive partnerships across a range of specialist sectors gives us the ability to approach opportunities from fresh perspectives, creating solutions and innovations for market access and medical communications that are informed by the experience and knowledge of the many.

Our global team of experts — many with PhD and PharmD degrees — work strategically alongside our client partners in Medical Affairs, Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR), Market Access, and Commercial teams across a wide range of therapy areas.

OPEN Health: Established as many. United as one.

OPEN Health Values

We unite

We embrace and respect our different perspective and strengths
We nurture an open, caring and collaborative community
We support, encourage and empower the team and the individual

We exite

We love what we do, because it really matters
We inspire our clients and one another with our passion and proficiency
We do things the right way, with pride and integrity

We ignite

We drive innovation through curiousity and resourcefulness
We constantly endeavor to find opportunities to excel
We learn from experience and strive for brilliance in everything we do

You will love this role if you:

  • Love working at the intersection of consulting and market access
  • Want to contribute to a global team and have a tangible impact on the growth of OPEN Health
  • Thrive in a changing work world and have a can-do orientation and a strong sense of ownership
  • Want to build your career in a global consultancy
  • Express a keen interest in health outcomes or clinical research
  • Put people first with a do what’s right work ethic

You will be a success if you:

  • Are able to interpret clinical and health-economic evidence and translate this into a clear and compelling story
  • Understand Health Technology Assessment (HTA) requirements, especially in the Netherlands and the United Kingdom
  • Are keen on working with evidence synthesis from diverse sources
  • Have a good understanding of deliverables including HTA dossiers and literature reviews, and are able to convey complex information concisely and clearly

You’ll be responsible for the following activities:

  • Development of HTA dossiers for the Netherlands (ZiN) and the United Kingdom (NICE, SMC)
  • Draft specific sections of project deliverables or other assignments including global value dossiers, country/local dossiers, and technical reports suitable for payer/HTA submission
  • Conduct budget impact analyses to support HTA submissions
  • Participate and support rigorous, relevant synthesis of identified evidence including clinical, humanistic, and economic literature
  • Develop systematic literature review search terms, protocols, data abstraction forms, and abstraction databases
  • Support the development of compelling slide decks to communicate key messages and findings

What you will bring:

  • Master’s Degree or PhD in any relevant science, such as Pharmacy, Medicine, Biomedical Sciences, Health Economics, Health Policy, Epidemiology, Public Health or Statistics
  • 1-3 years’ experience within the field of HTA and market access
  • Experience with development of HTA dossiers is preferred, especially for the Zorginstituut (ZiN)
  • Solid analytical and statistical understanding with a keen attention to detail
  • Ability to cleary describe disease characteristics, current treatments, clinical evidence and health economic outcomes in a dossier
  • Proactive, responsive and able to balance shifting priorities and ensuring that promises are kept and expectations are exceeded
  • Ability to forge and effectively manage relationships within OPEN Health and with external stakeholders
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

Reasons to join OPEN Health

People are at the heart of our business. Without our incredibly talented people we couldn’t offer our clients the world-class service they have come to expect. We know how important it is to support, develop, reward and encourage.

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To Apply: Send your resume and cover letter to with Senior Research Analyst SMA in the subject line. Pharmerit provides equal employment to all participants and employees without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran or marital status.