Sr Analyst, Government Pricing

Date: Jan 14, 2023

Location: Weston, FL, US, 33326

Company: Apotex

 

Apotex is a proudly Canadian, global pharmaceutical company that produces high-quality, affordable medicines (both generic and innovative pharmaceuticals) for patients around the world. We are the 7th largest generic pharmaceutical company globally with more than 12,000 employees and estimated sales of approximately $3 billion. Our fully integrated operation is comprised of four lines of business: Global Generics; Apobiologix; Global Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API); and ApoPharma (Innovative Products). With our worldwide manufacturing sites, Apotex can produce up to 24 billion dosages per year. We produce 300 medicines in 4,000 dosages and formats that are exported to 115 countries. Apotex will spend $2 billion over the next 10 years on research and development.

Job Summary

Responsible for calculating and submitting accurate Government Pricing data and state pricing transparency filings in a complete and timely manner.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform all required Government Pricing calculations including AMP, Best Price, URA, ASP, Non-FAMP, FCP, FSS, PHS, etc.
  • Maintain compliance for all government pricing calculation methodologies.
  • Review and analyze changes in prices calculated between historical periods and the current period.
  • Submit pricing calculations in appropriate format to respective government and state-related agencies.
  • Create and submit accurate filings for state pricing transparency reporting.
  • Prepare accruals for Medicaid, Coverage Gap, and Tricare.
  • Generate payments for Coverage Gap and Tricare invoices.
  • Assist with Medicaid invoices to resolve any disputes or discrepancies.
  • Participate in maintaining the Medicaid Rebate system, including performing system data validation, system maintenance and version upgrade testing.
  • Review class of trade assignments of customers in accordance with the rules and regulations.
  • Perform other duties and special projects as assigned.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

Position does not supervise others: requires minimal supervision.  Receives general guidance with respect to overall objectives.  Works independent of others operating within policy guidelines.

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

MANDATORY or MINIMUM EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION REQUIRED

Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance and/or minimum of 4 years of government pricing experience in a pharmaceutical environment.

COMPUTER OPERATIONS

Position requires strong computer skills using Microsoft Office Suite of products; moderate to advanced Excel skills required.  Experience working with ERP systems is a must and experience with SAP/Vistex is a plus.

OTHER SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Must be self-motivated and possess strong business ethics for handling confidential information
  • Ability to review and analyze government pricing calculations
  • Able to make independent judgment decisions
  • Solid oral and written communication skills
  • Comfort working with individuals at all levels of the organization

PLANNING AND ORGANIZING TASKS

Must be able to prioritize and manage multiple tasks.

PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

The physical requirements of the position generally include: standing, walking, sitting, using hands and fingers, reaching with hands and arms, talking and hearing.  In some circumstances, bending, kneeling, crouching, stooping, and crawling may apply.  In general the activity level one usually performs is light physical activity performing non-strenuous daily activities of an administrative and sedentary nature.  This position may require lifting up to 25 pounds.  Generally work is performed in a well-lighted, heated and/or air-conditioned indoor office setting with adequate ventilation.   

WORK SCHEDULE

The regularly scheduled work week is Monday through Friday and the hours are 8:30a – 5:00p. 

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

Occasional overnight travel (up to 10%).

At Apotex, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible work environment, where all employees feel valued, respected and supported.

Apotex offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities as part of its recruitment process. If you are contacted to arrange for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.


Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami