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RWI Investigator/ Epidemiologist

date posted 06/24/2022
contract type Full time
job id R2648080
location Hyderabad, India

A Real-World Investigator is a high-level, strategic and scientific role that involves developing, coordinating, and executing cutting-edge, effective, and efficient real world evidence strategy for drug and enablement projects at a global level.

The role holder leads development of consensus among diverse scientific, technical, and business experts (often at the global level) to ensure scientific quality and timely, cost-effective project delivery while adhering to ethical requirements and responding to business needs

Action Areas , Deliverables and Outcomes

  • Design, execution, analysis, interpretation, and internal and external communication of specific epidemiological/outcomes research studies.
  • Deliver strategic input, epidemiological/outcomes research support, and leadership to project teams and the Real World Evidence Team during all stages of pharmaceutical development to maximize the market potential of Sanofi products, manage risks, and optimize epidemiological processes and methods.
  • Deliver specialized research to enhance the effectiveness of real world evidence contributions to world-wide submissions and the drug research process including discovery, development and commercialization across a broad range of products
  • Effectively negotiate with and strategically influence senior leadership (e.g., Department or Therapy Area leaders) as well as a wide range of project teams
  • Provide innovative thinking regarding the design of clinical and epidemiological/outcomes research programs and commercialization
  • Set standards for utilization of real world evidence, provide methodological leadership and input to real world evidence strategies
  • Identify and validate external data sources
  • Develop relationships with international opinion leaders and collaborative groups to enhance the standing of the Real World Evidence Team and Real World Evidence Investigators
  • Provide strategic guidance to the Real World Evidence Team and to the company in a specific epidemiological/outcomes research area of expertise, and typically, in a specific therapy area

Knowledge, Skills & Competencies / Language

  • Knowledge of RWE and its application to support pharmaceutical development, regulatory approval and patient access at an international level
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry, with knowledge of regulatory, payer, and HTA requirements from a global perspective and product development processes at all life-cycle stages
  • Understand product development processes at all stages of the life cycle to influence the appropriate use of RWE activities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, negotiation, collaboration, and interpersonal skills
  • Qualifications

  • Doctoral / Master degree in epidemiology, public health, or outcome research is preferred
  • >7 years’ experience in RWE set up/ epidemiology role

  • Any other requirements of the job

  • Able to influence others across the business in order gain commitment to strategy
  • Proven teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Well-developed cultural sensitivity
  • Effectively represents the company externally to key stakeholders

At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.

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