Campus - Full Time Associate Consultant (R1008445)

  • Company: IQVIA
  • Location: San Francisco, California
  • Posted: November 16, 2017
  • Reference ID: R1008445
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:
  • PhD, Masters, or undergrad with 2+ years 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

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