Ossian Health Economics and Communications is a small-scale, highly successful health economics consultancy based in Basel, Switzerland. We specialize in global economic evaluation and value communication to generate information that supports healthcare decision making around the world, potentially affecting the lives of millions of people. Ossian has a highly skilled team of specialists with extensive experience in health economic evaluation and medical writing across a broad range of therapeutic areas. Our client portfolio includes international pharmaceutical companies, manufacturers of medical devices and diagnostics, and we maintain close collaborations with academia. More information about Ossian is available on our website: www.ossianconsulting.com.
We are looking for a full-time Junior Health Economist to join our team in 2017. The position offers a stimulating and challenging environment as candidates will be involved in all operational activities of the company. The successful candidate will contribute to the development of computer simulation models for the economic evaluation of healthcare interventions, and/or the preparation of materials to communicate the findings of our analyses across a number of different therapeutic areas (including diabetes and obesity, cardiovascular disease, immunology, mental health and oncology). Responsibilities will include (with the support of other members of the team):
Graduate and post-graduate candidates qualified in biomedical, medical or life sciences, health economics or economics will be considered for the position:
Post-graduate work experience in a related area such as scientific research, health economics, medical communications and/or statistics would be advantageous. Successful candidates will require:
Personal skills for the successful candidate will include:
Please send a cover letter and curriculum vitae or résumé to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications should quote the code ACAD16 and be received no later than March 31, 2017.