Consultant, Strt/Life Sci (R1008564) in San Francisco, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 8/5/2019

Job Snapshot

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.

Responsibilities

As an Consultant with the IQVIA Consulting Services team, you’ll be actively participating in the design, development, delivery, of medium-sized consulting projects or components of larger, complex projects and:

  • Leveraging business experience and acumen in identifying strategic alternatives and project approach to client questions
  • Conducting primary and secondary research, and analyze research to identify key findings and learnings
  • Creating sections of reports, presentations, workshops and other client deliverables, under general guidance from experienced team leaders
  • Communicating findings and recommendations 
  • Assisting with business development and proposals
  • Working independently or as part of a team, with some responsibility for managing and developing the career and skills of staff 
  • 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.
  • Serving as the day-to-day manager for projects and working closely with clients
  • Leading some learning, development and recruiting programs


Skills and Experience

Candidates interested in joining the IQVIA Consulting Services team as a Consultant should have:

  • Demonstrable analytical, interpretative and problem-solving skills
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills including presentations, meeting and workshop facilitation, business and report writing
  • Strong capability in juggling priorities so that deadlines are met while retaining consistently high quality outcomes
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with others in and across the organization to accomplish team goals
  • Knowledge of key issues and current developments in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries is desirable but not required
  • Knowledge of consulting methodologies, tools and techniques desirable, not critical 

Qualifications & Other requirements

In addition to the skills and experience above, candidates interested in joining the IQVIA Consulting Services team as a Consultant should have:

  • A strong academic track record including MBA or relevant graduate degree and/or 6 or more years relevant experience 
  • Prior experience or avid interest in the healthcare and life science industries
  • Some project management experience
  • Adaptability and an ability to learn quickly and apply new knowledge
  • Excellent conversational and business English (written and oral); additional languages an advantage
  • A willingness and ability to travel
  • Right to work in the recruiting country

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 workday_recruiting@iqvia.com to arrange for such an accommodation.



Job ID: R1008564