Senior Market Research Consultant (R1079947) in Horsham, PA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 3/13/2020

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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.

This position is for a full-time Senior Consultant role ideally for either of our two locations: the San Francisco Bay Area (San Mateo, CA) or the Philadelphia Area (Horsham, PA). However, we are open to candidates working remotely and/or from other IQVIA offices across the country, in particular LA/San Diego, Chicago/Midwest, NY/Boston/Northeast.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with senior management to select appropriate research methodologies, design research, conduct insightful analysis, and deliver strategic insights
  • Translate client and project objectives into well-designed questionnaires / discussion guides and create outlines that others can follow to develop such materials
  • Create analysis plans that will direct the creation of materials needed to answer client and project objectives
  • Translate ideas from team storyboarding sessions into high quality final reports that address clients’ objectives
  • Effectively delegate tasks to others to keep a project moving forward
  • Act as a thought partner to clients, in collaboration with the Supervisor.
  • Lead internal and client meetings necessary for the success of each project
  • Manage more junior project team and cross-functional teams to achieve end goals (i.e., recruiting, programming, QA)

Skills & Abilities:

  • Communicates confidently in a clear, concise, and articulate manner
  • Builds relationships and trust with colleagues and clients
  • Proven analytical and problem solving skills
  • Takes ownership and is proactive in learning and delivering excellence
  • Expertise in Excel, PowerPoint, and other Microsoft applications
  • Ability to manage multiple projects effectively with strong prioritization skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and work independently with minimum guidance
  • Ability to exercise judgment and work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to be a team player and effective communicator
  • Has a client-focused, consultative approach for project management --- not just an order taker, but is able to suggest alternate approaches and provide strategic insights that meet client needs.
  • Demonstrates a strong command of a variety of analytical and market research techniques.
  • Grasps key issues quickly, understands the "big picture", and links market research insights to larger business issues relevant to client needs.


  • Bachelor’s degree required; advanced degree preferred [Master’s or PhD)
  • Minimum of 3+ years of experience in market research, preferably within healthcare
  • Right to work in the US without Company sponsorship (preferred)
  • Excellent conversational and written English
  • Willingness to travel
  • Market research and/or pharmaceutical industry experience a plus, but not required

We offer an attractive compensation package including base salary, company bonus, medical, dental, vision and life insurance benefits, and 401K plan.

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.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1079947