Public Health Consultant Internship (R1104442) in Singapore, SG at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 12/8/2019

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Job Description

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.

IQVIA’s Public Health Asia Pacific team is currently recruiting for Public Health Consultant Interns in Singapore. The successful student applicant will have the opportunity to work with experienced consultants to support the design, development of concepts/proposals and delivery of consulting projects to our clients in the healthcare industry, particularly governments and global health organizations. Assignments range in complexity from evaluating and scoping opportunities, research analysis and problem solving to assisting the development of recommendations for clients. You may work closely with other business units including the Consulting, Primary Intelligence, Real World Insights, Data and Technology Solutions teams.

Assignment Scope & Learning Opportunities:

(Under the guidance of Consultants/Engagement Leads)

  • Leveraging on available global health and public policy information to support the development of strategies for global health donor organizations, life science companies, and governments
  • Assisting with business development (e.g. opportunities identification and scoping) and proposal writing for untapped client segments in the public health space
  • Conducting primary and secondary research, and performing quantitative and qualitative analyses to develop findings and recommendations
  • Support project delivery e.g. creating reports, presentations and other client deliverables, and leading client meetings and workshops
  • Providing other business units with subject matter expertise on public health topics
  • Developing broad knowledge of related consulting methodologies and public health context through the delivery of consulting engagements and participation in formal and informal learning opportunities

Skills & Experience Required

  • Undergraduate or Master’s degree in relevant areas e.g. healthcare, public health, health economics, business management
  • Candidates with a deep interest or prior experience working with global health organisations (e.g. donor/funding agencies, NGOs), governments (e.g. policymakers, regulators) and life science companies will be advantageous
  • High degree of comfort with large data sets, finding insights in unstructured data, and rapidly evolving project focus / tasks
  • Excellent written and verbal communication (e.g. presentations, meeting and workshop facilitation, and report writing) skills required
  • Great interpersonal skills including ability to work effectively with others in and across the organization to accomplish team goals
  • Strong problem solving, analytical & project management skills
  • Good level of adaptability and an ability to learn quickly and apply new knowledge
  • Intermediate to Advanced experience with a variety of software packages and applications e.g. Tableau, ThinkCell, MS Office suite (Word, PowerPoint and Excel)

Join Us

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: R1104442