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【GA】Regional Health Policy Manager (Eastern Japan Region), Public Policy and Government Affairs

Location Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan Job ID R-137073 Date posted 09/01/2023

■ 職務内容 / Job Description

This role is responsible for development and execution of AZ's regional policy advocacy and government engagement strategy in an eastern Japan region.
The regional government engagement programs will cover AZ's all theraputic areas, such as oncology, respiratory, immunology, renal, metabolic and cardiovascular diseases, and intend to improve patient's access to treatment in regions through regional government's policy changes in each theraputic area.
The role monitors and assesses regional healthcare policy, identifies issues in each thraputic area, and shape engagement strategy with target regional governemnts based on a national roll out plan, which is to be developed in Regonal Healthcare Policy Team.
Based on the strategy, the role engages with regional government officials and its assembly members and key opinon leaders in regional healthcare communities, to advocate issues to be solved in regional government's healthcare policy initiatives, such as government's subsidy to patients, heath screening and patient consultation promotion.
This role internally collaborates with Sales, Marketing, and Medical to mobilize regional KOLs and medical associations, and Patient Advocacy to mobilize regional patient groups.
This role will share progress of engagement and program execution with internal stakeholders in periodic business team meetings for each theraputic area to keep internal stakeholder engagement and obtain their support.
This role will report to Head of Government Affairs & Policy/Regional Health Policy Director.

■ 応募資格(経験、資格等)/ Qualification (Experience & Skill etc.)
【経験 / Experience】

<必須 / Mandatory>

Strong interest in regional healthcare policy stakeholder engagement
Assessment of stakeholder environment either in healthcare or policy
Successful stakeholder advocacy either in healthcare or policy

<歓迎 / Nice to have>

Experience in regional healthcare policy advoacy

【資格 / License】
<必須 / Mandatory>

Bachelor's degreee

<歓迎 / Nice to have>

Master of Business Administration or Public Policy

【能力 / Skill-set】
<必須 / Mandatory>

Good communicator: build new relaitinships with stakeholders, understand their interest and explain complex issues with them in alignmnet of their interest to obtain their support.
Self starter: proactively explore issues and opportunities that can be contributed by oneself for company's business and engage with internal/external stakeholders to obatin their support
Quick learner: have high interests in new topic and issues in healthcare and willling to become an expert of the subjects in a short period
Strategic thinker: based on company's strategy and business issues, execute insightful researches and develop stakeholder engagement strategy

【語学 / Language】
<必須 / Mandatory>

Native level fluency in Japanese both verbal and written.

<歓迎 / Nice to have>

Business level fluency in English both verbal and written.

【キャリアレベル / Career Level】

【勤務地 / Work Location】


AstraZeneca embraces diversity and equality of opportunity. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team representing all backgrounds, with as wide a range of perspectives as possible, and harnessing industry-leading skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We welcome and consider applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations on non-discrimination in employment (and recruitment), as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements.

10000940 E COPP

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