Campus - Full Time Associate Consultant (R1007060)
New York , New York
December 20, 2017
Job Description


QuintilesIMS Consulting Services is the world's leading, specialized management consulting firm, helping clients resolve critical business issues in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. With a global presence and local expertise across five continents, we know the pulse of the market - anticipating change, understanding its impact and resolving the challenges it brings. From pricing and market access and marketing issues to product, portfolio and geographic investment decisions - our life sciences consulting teams offer insights that drive results. All backed by the strongest evidence and analytics.

  • Conducting primary and secondary research, and analyzing research to identify key findings and learnings
  • Communicating strategic thoughts in a client-ready fashion
  • Managing projects and work streams of reasonable size with senior support
  • Working independently and as part of a team, with responsibility for supervising junior team members
  • Assisting development and writing of proposals with senior support
  • Performing quantitative or qualitative analysis to assist in the identification of client issues and the development of client deliverables
  • Developing broad knowledge of related consulting methodologies and pharmaceutical market through the delivery of consulting engagements and participation in formal and informal learning opportunities.
  • Creating presentations for clients with some senior support
  • Attending, supporting and presenting at client meetings with senior support
  • Contributing to learning, development and recruiting

Skills & Experience:
  • Strong capability in managing priorities so that deadlines are met while retaining consistent, high quality outcomes
  • Willingness and ability to work effectively with others in and across the organization to accomplish team goals
  • Ability to think creatively and create innovative solutions where needed
  • Knowledge of key issues and current developments in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries
  • Demonstrable analytical, interpretative and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent presentation, communication and client influencing skills
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills including presentations, leading meetings, business and report writing
  • Knowledge of consulting methodologies, tools and techniques

Qualifications & Requirements:
  • Undergraduate degree in life sciences, economics/business, and/or experience in the health care industry with 2-5 years experience or a academic PhD with no or little work experience
  • An avid interest in the healthcare and life science industries
  • Strong business acumen and understanding of client based businesses
  • Project management experience desired
  • Excellent interpersonal and team-working skills
  • Exceptional written, numerical and problem solving skills
  • Adaptability and an ability to learn quickly and apply new knowledge
  • A willingness and ability to travel

A little about us:
IQVIA™ has approximately 55,000 employees in more than 100 countries, all committed to making the potential of Human Data Science a reality, and we are actively hiring.

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