Full Time Associate Consultant (R1045566) in New York, NY at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/26/2018
  • Job ID:
    R1045566

Job Description

Please note openings are available across New York, Cambridge and San Francisco - corresponding survey will capture your preferences.

Overview

IQVIA™ (www.IQVIA™.com) is the world’s leading company providing information, technology, and services for virtually every type of stakeholder in healthcare. Every day, IQVIA™ innovates on a large scale. We have been the big data company in healthcare before the “Big Data” term was defined. Since 1954 we have been helping healthcare organizations harness commercial and scientific insights and execute on their most strategic initiatives. We develop and operate systems and applications using big data technologies on our private-public hybrid cloud. IQVIA™ stores and computes more than 20 petabytes of complex healthcare data on diseases, treatments, costs and outcomes to enable our clients to run their operations more efficiently. Our big data infrastructure is processing over 50 billion healthcare transactions annually. IQVIA™ employs over 50,000 professionals in over 100 countries to drive results for over 5,000 healthcare clients globally. IQVIA™ is a publicly listed company (NYSE – Q) with estimated revenue close to $7B and a market cap of over $18B.

Individuals joining us are assured of a rewarding career in life sciences consulting, replete with opportunities to address diverse and challenging client problems, travel on cross-geography projects, interact with senior client leaders and gain exposure to a truly multi-cultural, collegial and collaborative work environment.

About You

You're a passionate and intellectually curious individual who loves problem solving and has exceptional communication skills. You thrive under pressure, have a meticulous eye for detail and strive for perfection! You're ambitious, driven and love a challenge.  You are also exceptional at gathering and analyzing information to develop insights to answer the “so what” questions that helps our clients make informed decisions. 

. 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.

Responsibilities:

  • 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:

  • An advanced degree (PhD, MPH, MSc) in a life sciences related field or an undergraduate degree in life sciences with previous commercial experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • 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


Job ID: R1045566