Clinical Program Director

Organization
mPharma
Location
Accra, Ghana
Job Type
Full-time
Deadline for Applications
07/24/2017
Contact Information
careers@mpharma.com
Tags
Full-time

Position Description
mPharma is looking for a responsible and trustworthy professional with exceptionally high work standards to join our team as a Clinical Director. This role will focus on working with our clients to develop and manage a comprehensive drug formulary. It will involve optimizing the clinical quality and cost-effectiveness of drug therapy for our clients.

The Clinical Program Director’s specific tasks will include the following:
Design models for building a comprehensive drug formulary
Manage the formulary and measure its effectiveness and relevance in our markets
Assist our clients in the development of their pharmacy benefits in their  health plans
Coordinate clinical utilization analyses and presentations to clients
Develop clinical programs and services to improve patient adherence
Create and lead a Real World Evidence program at mPharma
Effectively manage a team of patient support and adherence leads and associates
As mPharma is a dynamic, rapidly expanding organization, the Lead will also be expected to contribute to other initiatives that are critical to mPharma’s continued success.

An entrepreneurial spirit with a passion for mPharma’s mission to increase the accessibility and affordability of high-quality medicines
A strong leader who can model the highest work standards and motivate their team members to maintain those standards
An energetic communicator eager to organize and share knowledge in an easily understandable way
A self-starter who can multitask while consistently producing high quality deliverables for a diverse set of concurrent initiatives
Background in formulary development and management

Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in medicine, pharmacy, clinical administration or Masters in public health (MPH)
4+ years of professional experience in a clinical setting/analyst-type role in either the private or public sector
Fluent oral and written English
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
Ability to travel internationally (up to 25%)

Advantages
Experience in the African private healthcare sector
A superior knowledge of the distinct factors contributing to adherence in Africa
Advanced degrees in pharmacology, disease management, public health

Admin
Compensation is modest but competitive and commensurate with the candidate’s past experience. Each employee receives stock options and health insurance. High performance can quickly lead to a promotion and additional compensation
This position is based at the mPharma Global HQ in Accra, Ghana

To Apply:
Send your resume and cover letter to careers@mpharma.com using the following subject line: “Clinical Director Lead – (Your Name)”

Additional Information

At mPharma, we start and end our day thinking about how we can enable patients to afford their medications. We’re a small but growing startup of 30+ members, headquartered in Accra, Ghana. We’ve joined hands with third party payers, drug manufacturers and healthcare providers to develop product and services that directly reduce the costs of prescription drugs for patients. In only a few months, we’ve managed to provide low-cost, high-quality medicines to tens of thousands of patients across three African countries. We’re looking for talented and ambitious new team members passionate about helping us achieve our mission of accessible and affordable medicines for all patients in Africa and beyond.