Trainee in Health Economics and Outcomes Research


Basel Area - Allschwil, BL, CH



About Idorsia Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Idorsia Ltd is reaching out for more - We have more ideas, we see more opportunities and we want to help more patients.

In order to achieve this, we will develop Idorsia into one of Europe’s leading biopharmaceutical company, with a strong scientific core.

Headquartered in Switzerland - a European biotech hub - Idorsia is specialized in the discovery and development of small molecules, to transform the horizon of therapeutic options. Idorsia has a broad portfolio of innovative drugs in the pipeline, an experienced team, a fully-functional research center, and a strong balance sheet – the ideal constellation to bringing R&D efforts to business success.

Idorsia was listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ticker symbol: IDIA) in June 2017 and has over 600 highly qualified specialists dedicated to realizing our ambitious targets.


For our Strategic Development department in Global Clinical Development, we are looking for a motivated trainee for a 1 year contract:


Job Responsibilities


  • Developing elements of economic analysis to fulfill HTA requirements
  • Conduct literature searches (Pubmed, Cochrane, Embase, CRD and NICE)
  • Preparation of Budget Impact Analyses
  • Gaining knowledge and skills in developing health economic models (Excel: creating model structure, sourcing input data, performing sensitivity analyses, validation)
  • Critical appraisal of published literature
  • Participation in projects meetings
  • Preparing conference manuscripts and abstracts
  • Participating in other company projects as required and agreed upon
  • Preparing manuscripts for publications


Candidate’s Requirements


  • Recent or due to complete Master level qualification in health economics, public health or closely related degree with a strong quantitative element.
  • Excellent English (oral and written), analytical mindset, team working skills, effective organizational skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint.


What Idorsia offers


  • Exciting opportunities for development and professional growth within our dynamic organization
  • A collaborative and solution oriented environment where you can make a difference
  • An innovative and open culture in a truly multicultural environment


Work Location: Allschwil
Country: Switzerland
Business Area: Global Clinical Development
Schedule: Fulltime 
Job Type: Temporary (1 year)
Job ID: 1362


If you are interested, please click on apply now.

Please be informed that if you are selected for this position, your employment will be subject to a pre-employment background screening process, of which you would be informed in greater detail in due course.

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