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Amgen Market Access Manager, Denmark in Copenhagen, Denmark

Amgen is one of the world’s leading independent biotechnology companies. For nearly four decades, Amgen has pioneered biotechnology breakthroughs, to bring state-of-the-art medicines from laboratory to the patient. Amgen has not only discovered and developed innovative human therapeutics but has invested in cutting edge manufacturing capability and support services to deliver these exciting therapies to medical teams around the world. Amgen Denmark is in a growth phase, is investing in Denmark and building an increasing footprint in the Danish health care environment.

We are currently seeking a Market Access Manager for the Danish market. The main purpose of the job is to ensure interaction for successful coverage and reimbursement decisions to maximise patient access to Amgen’s promising pipeline therapies as well as existing portfolio. The position will report to the Country Director.

To succeed in the role as Market Access Manager, you will use your experience to drive reimbursement processes from early stage planning to execution and negotiation. You will lead processes with great focus on collaboration between Commercial-, Medical- and Value and Access colleagues. A key part of the position is to actively engage external stakeholders in the payer environment and pave the way for increased access for patients to Amgen’s leading technology. The role will be crucial for the organization to understand and engage with payers and key access stakeholders in the Danish environment on relevant topics such as increased patient access and prioritization.

The position is based in our office in Copenhagen but includes regular, national and occasional international, travel.

Main tasks and responsibilities:

Initiate the most effective and timely strategy to obtain market access for products at country level by managing timely preparation, submission and follow-up of pricing and reimbursement files.

Build and sustain strong relations with external access and reimbursement stakeholders on a national and regional level.

Propose and implement the agreed local market access strategy until P&R and during the life cycle of the product by working closely with relevant departments both local/regional and global to secure broad product access for Amgen’s new and existing product portfolio.

Leading HTA-development and submissions with the cross-functional teams of Commercial-, Medical- and Value and Access colleagues.

Anticipate changing payer landscape maintaining deep understanding of payers, including emerging trends that might impact Amgen products.

Provide input for local requirements in the international value dossier & payer plan.

Keep EU and global colleagues informed about and seek support on all ongoing submissions.

Liaise with EU and global colleagues to create a strong relationship and defend and support the affiliate success.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Academic education (Master of Science, MBA or PhD in Health Economics, Market Access or Health Services Research)

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a Market Access role in the life science industry or a relevant position in government, public sector or HTA-body.

  • Fluency in oral and written English and Danish

  • Experience in communicating complex Health Economics and Outcomes Research issues to non-experts

  • Solid project management skills for multiple priorities and complex issues to propose innovative solutions

  • Strong cross-functional leadership within the organization and ability to drive and influence peers in complex (matrix) organization

  • Experience with Danish healthcare stakeholders


Please note that it is required to have permit to live and work in Denmark for application. All applications and contacts are confidential. We want your application as soon as possible, since selection starts instantly.