Assistant Director Pharmacy Business and Strategy

Position: Assistant Director Pharmacy Business and Strategy

Job ID: 164485

Location: US-TX-Houston


Talent Area: Professional - Non-Clinical

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8am-5pm

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 14,000 dedicated team members, visit for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at  At Texas Children’s Hospital, diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the core of our values and mission for the women and children that we serve. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment for all faculty, staff and learners throughout our organization. We believe that each member of our one amazing team provides enrichment that allows us to create a lasting legacy for future employees of this great organization.   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.


We are searching for an Assistant Director of Pharmacy Business and Strategy -- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will effectively facilitate the monitoring of specialty pharmacy business operations by overseeing analytic reports, quality, and performance indicators, identifying areas for process improvement, and evaluating data to develop competitive strategic planning to ensure the provision of accurate and efficient specialty pharmacy services. To provide strategic direction to operations and clinical services for the expansion of specialty pharmacy services. You need to be very strong in data analysis to be successful in this role.


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Responsibilities :

  • Facilitates the creation and implementation of competitive strategic planning, market analysis, and growth plan potential for the Specialty Pharmacy program via data-driven analysis of operations
  • Provides oversight of financial analytics and assessment of the economic return of the program. Gathers specific data, provides detailed assumptions, and interprets data to make sound business propositions
  • Reviews data analytics for quarterly metrics, accreditation costs, revenue leakage
  • Monitors benefit investigation and conversion capture rates
  • Facilitates data gathering to foster clinic expansion, Limited Drug Distribution access, and value proposition by identifying opportunities for restricted access
  • Oversees pharmacy third party contract negotiation and evaluations, monitors PBM contract compliance, assesses prescription capture rates, oversees claims audits
  • Oversees compliance program


  • Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s unless approved for a medical or religious exemption
  • Required Bachelor's Degree with a preferred master’s degree
  • A Master’s degree in accounting, finance, business, or a healthcare-related field may substitute for two years of this experience requirement
  • Required 5 years’ experience in financials or data analysis
  • 2 years of management/supervisory experience preferred

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