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AbbVie Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Manager in Maidenhead, United Kingdom

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Manager

United Kingdom, England, Maidenhead


2 additional locations

United KingdomUnited Kingdom, England


Requisition #2002440


The Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Manager reports into the HTA Lead for the UK and will be based in our offices in Maidenhead with flexible working.

The HTA Team is part of the UK Market Access Division and our mission is to turn research into reality by securing unrestricted access for patients to our life changing medicines.

This is a very exciting time to join AbbVie and you will play a critical part in launching new assets and new indications into the UK market.


To secure positive recommendations for our medicines through full and holistic management of Health Technology Assessment processes.

Key responsibilities

  • Lead the development of the HTA strategy in close collaboration with the internal cross-functional team and external stakeholders.

  • Internal team includes Health Economics Managers and other Market Access colleagues, Medical Affairs, Government Affairs, Patient Relations, Regulatory Affairs and Commercial Leads.

  • Accountable for the development of HTA submissions and responses, in collaboration with key internal and external stakeholders.

  • Manage HTA processes and direct communication with HTA bodies and associated stakeholders.

  • Work with the internal team member to support development of Patient Access Schemes and ensure horizon scanning processes are completed.

  • Ensure submission and any other external communications are aligned to HTA strategy and internally consistent.

  • Develop contingency plans and alternative approaches prior to and during the HTA process.

  • Ensure clear lines of communication on progress and issues with the internal team, including senior management.


  • Educated to degree level in Life Sciences subject with further qualification in Health Economics – alternative educational background will be considered.

  • A deep understanding of UK HTA processes.

  • Skilled in developing strategy to secure positive recommendations from UK HTA bodies (NICE, SMC and AWMSG).

  • Experience of developing submissions to UK HTA bodies and managing the process.

  • Experience and strong ability in working collaboratively across matrix functions.

Additional Information

  • Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

  • Job Type: Experienced

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Job Level Code: IC