associate director government affairs in delhi

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delhi, new delhi
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Pharma, healthcare & lifesciences
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10 To 20
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?Proactively assess trends, policies and emerging issues related to price controls, and the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, National Pharmaceuticals and Pricing Authority of India, DCGI, FSSAI and other related Ministries / regulatory bodies to develop and implement strategies, policies and actions to effectively address issues that impact all Abbott businesses in India.
Stay apprised of business goals and strategies in order to assess impact of legislative, executive, regulatory, think tanks and NGO policies in India regarding price controls.
Identify health care and other policy developments in India that could impact
Company's business and operation.
Proactively identify opportunities to pursue favourable government policies that could positively impact shareholder interests.
Establish relationships; advance and protect Abbott interests and reputation with key stakeholders, e.g. governments, policymakers, industry associations, key opinion leaders, non-government organizations and patient groups in India. In particular, responsible for maintaining relationships with members from the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, National Pharmaceuticals, DCGI, FSSAI and Pricing Authority of India.
Stays appraised of international policy trends and apply knowledge to Indian region to proactively advance Companys interests.
Responsible for the compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional policies
and procedures.
Represents Abbotts business for, and works extensively with assigned industry groups and associations, including providing input and direction to proactive/reactive responses by associations to industry issues, policy development, etc.
Participates in GGA Network. Shares learnings, initiatives, information and actions across the GGA Network. Implements proactive action plans aimed at enhancing relationships with key influencers which protect and support critical business objectives.

?To enhance your expertise in Government Affairs

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?One of the Leading MNC Pharma Company


?government affairs


University or Bachelors degree preferably science required. A Masters degree in political science,
public policy, public health, or MBA is preferable. Legal / medical degree a plus.
Indian government or policy experience essential. Global experience a plus.
More than Ten years minimum in positions of increasing responsibility and
Experience in government affairs, or public policy in the healthcare Pharmaceutical / nutrition /medical device industry is strongly desired.
Deep knowledge and/or experience in Indian governments or regional health Organizations.
Proven contact network, involvement and success in influencing the development of policy and strong knowledge of the political process.