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12 Jun 2023

Accord Access and Engagement Director – Southern Africa at Pfizer

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Job Description


The Access and Engagement Director Southern Africa will be based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and will play a key role on prioritized Accord countries to access Pfizer’s full medicines portfolio by engaging government officials, provide an overview of the Accord, identify health needs and providing a frame work of collaboration under the Accord principles.

The Access and Engagement Director role presents and exciting opportunity to take part in the game-changing initiative Accord for a Healthier World, supporting patient access to Pfizer’s current and future medicines portfolio in 45 lower income countries around the world.

This position works with a multidisciplinary team on designing and implementing engagement initiatives in his/her geographical scope by engaging government officials, understanding the country’s health needs, providing an overview of the initiative and establishing a collaboration framework under the Accord principals.


• Proactively identifies and assess country’s needs for the Accord implementation.

• Actively participates in country negotiations and leverages Pfizer internal resources to drive solutions that accelerates implementation of the Accord.

• Provides insights to a cross collaboration team (Corporate Affairs, Legal, Access, Supply Chain etc) to remove road blocks for patients to get access to medicines.

• Proactively identifies countries archetypes to drive solutions that accelerate the DSA agreements.

• Working closely with medical on the patient journey and designs and implement process to “track the pill” to assure the medicines reaches out the patient hands.

• Designs, implements, and execute a key account strategy to assure long term development of the program in country.

• Identifies and prioritizes opportunities to work on key initiatives that enables the country’s healthcare system evolution.

• Establishes and tracks key performance indicators that helps identify and remove roadblocks ensuring optimal access of medicines.


• 10+ years of experience in pharmaceutical or healthcare sector.

• Bachelor degree or equivalent required.

• Ability to work effectively in a cross functional team-based environment and to partner with internal and external stakeholders.

• Demonstrated experience engaging directly with government and global health stakeholders to achieve common goals for patient access.

• Expertise in complex problem solving and building support for new approaches to doing business

• Track record of hands-on style to both manage and deliver work product.


• Advanced degree such as MBA MSc is preferred

• Demonstrated strategic capabilities with a record of working on long term public-private partnership projects a plus

• Previous experience working with country colleagues as well as the key cross-functional partners including Commercial, Corporate Responsibility, Legal, Medical and Regulatory functions is desired

• Previous P&L experience is preferred


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Closing Date : 21st June, 2023.

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