Consultant, IVD Market Study (R1080639) in Shanghai, China at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/5/2019

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IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

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IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

Consultant, IVD Market Study (Location: Shanghai)

China-focused IVD market data currently is growing very well. We have dedicated syndicated offerings that require language skills and market knowledge to produce. This is a high growth area for our clients and expertise and market knowledge is expected.

What to expect:

The Consultant is responsible for maintaining surveillance of industry, market, products, technology and competitive conditions in a designated area. To facilitate expert status, the Consultant must maintain excellent ties to a variety of peer leaders among end users and academic circles, and build strong industry connections.

A typical day may involve:

  • Conduct Secondary Desk Research (SDR): Keeping apprised of developments in the IVD industry through continuous surveillance of scientific literature, company reports, medical publications, and other public domain information
  • Conduct industry calls to gather insights on the China IVD Market: Building and maintaining a contact network across IVD industry personnel (i.e. companies, manufacturers, distributors), IVD laboratories (i.e., IVD product end users), health care providers, regulatory/ government personnel related to the IVD business, university/clinical research personnel, etc. Candidate will be expected to have their own, established industry network in place
  • Build and maintain market models: Size/quantify the IVD market across a wide range of segments and competitors (and provide the necessary back-up and assumptions supporting the estimates) through the use of excel models. Metrics of focus include: revenue by segment, instrument placements/shipments, active instrument installed base, revenue by analyte segment, etc.
  • Responsible for generating written reports summarizing market events, with a focus on competitor trends, market dynamics, local and national initiatives, forecast assumptions, etc. All reports to be written in English.

Our ideal candidate: Essential experience

  • 3 or more years relevant experience either in consulting with module leader experience or strong business acumen from industry
  • Prior experience or avid interest in the healthcare and life science industries. Especially in IVD industry with Marketing &  Sales area, specific in Market sizing, market researcher & Modelling projects.
  • Adaptability and an ability to learn quickly and apply new knowledge
  • Works willingly and effectively with others in and across the organization to accomplish team goals
  • Knowledge and understanding of the fundamental processes of business, their interaction, and the impact of external/internal influences on decision making, growth and decline
  • Knowledge of consulting methods, tools and techniques, related to one’s functional area
  • Knowledge of current events and developments within an industry and major competitors
  • Knowledge and understanding of the marketplace. Knowledge of professional/trade associations, key people and companies. Effective time management skills

Why Join?

You can drive your career at IQVIA and choose the path that best defines your development and success. With exposure across diverse geographies, capabilities, and vast therapeutic and information and technology areas, you can seek opportunities to change and grow without boundaries.

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes.

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

We invite you to join IQVIA™.

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Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

Job ID: R1080639