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Manager, Life Science Strategy Consulting - EU Wide

Location: London, United Kingdom; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Basel, Switzerland; Cambridge, United Kingdom; Madrid, Spain; Munich, Germany; Paris, France
R1290432

Build a rewarding career in life sciences consulting and forge your own path. Partner with collaborative teams and leaders across unique projects and geographies, delivering innovative solutions to the most complex healthcare problems along the way. Working at IQVIA means changing outcomes for patients one data set, product offering, and innovative solution at a time.

As a Consultant at IQVIA, you'll have the opportunity to grow your career and explore opportunities in brand and integrated research solutions, go-to-market strategy, commercial excellence, real world data, financial investor consulting, and more.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Entry-level, Mid-level, Senior-level
  • Travel: No

Success profile

What makes a Consultant at IQVIA successful? Check out the top traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Achiever
  • Adaptable
  • Communicator
  • Strategic
  • Critical-thinker
  • Detail-oriented

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“I joined IQVIA after graduating from university and am grateful for the fantastic opportunities I’ve been able to pursue over the last four years. I’ve had the chance to work with inspiring managers who have supported me with both professional and personal development. I am thrilled to move forward in my career at IQVIA!”

Arthur, Consultant, Financial Institutions

“I simultaneously work on a number of customer-commissioned projects in multiple therapeutic areas using various primary research methodologies. This variety is what makes my role at IQVIA so interesting. It allows me to learn from my colleagues and customers alike and helps me to understand how the work we do supports the improvement of patient care.”

Julia, Senior Consultant, Brand and Integrated Research Solutions

“Working at IQVIA as a consultant has given me the opportunity to gain a broad range of skills and experience across multiple disease areas and at different stages of the product lifecycle. This has supported my career development and accelerated my growth. If you enjoy learning new things and working on global projects, you will definitely enjoy working at IQVIA.”

Kevin, Consultant, Brand and Integrated Research Solutions

“One of the things I like most about working at IQVIA is the supportive environment that helps you achieve your full potential.”

Ana, Consultant, Financial Institutions

“Working in healthcare consulting is inspiring! I am glad to be part of a close community that brings together diverse experiences and critical thinkers to help our customers move treatments forward that can change patients’ lives.”

Jose, Principal, Consulting Services

What you
can expect

  • Professional Development

    Environments that advance your skillset

  • Growth Potential

    Clear pathways to success

  • Highly Specialized

    Work in distinctive areas of expertise

  • Innovative Projects

    Projects that solve complex problems in new ways

  • Collaboration

    Teams that work together to achieve one common goal

  • Best-in-class Training

    Programs to help build knowledge and gain skills

Manager, Life Science Strategy Consulting - EU Wide

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Location: London, United Kingdom R1290432

Job description

Location: EU Wide - Offices in London/Cambridge/Paris/Munich/Basel/Madrid/Amsterdam

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.

IQVIA has been delivering management consulting services to the biopharma industry for over a decade. It is our sole focus on life sciences, deep expertise in key commercial and technical areas, unique access to proprietary data, and in-market presence around the world that allows us to achieve our mission of making a positive long-term impact on healthcare.

The European Strategy Consulting team is part of IQVIA’s Global Consulting Services function. The team focuses on partnering with clients to support healthcare and life sciences decisions across the commercial value chain and offer them value-creating partnerships that maximize their ROI. This includes (but is not limited to) brand and commercial strategy, value and access, portfolio strategy, corporate M&A, integrated digital health and AI/ML consulting

Individuals joining us are assured of a rewarding and progressive career in life sciences consulting. You’ll have the opportunity to address challenging client issues, across multiple geographies with a hands-on influence in delivering solutions.  We operate in a truly multi-cultural and collaborative work environment that is rich in development and growth.

Role & Responsibilities

As a Manager here at IQVIA, you will be responsible for managing or leading multiple consulting projects and ensuring on time and on-budget delivery for clients in the life sciences industries by:

  • Managing project teams including both internal and external resources in the design, development and delivery of client deliverables

  • Leveraging business experience and acumen in identifying strategic alternatives and project approach to client questions

  • Serving as key point of contact with client

  • Providing follow-up with client after project deliverable has been completed to ensure client satisfaction

  • Ensuring clear communication throughout projects and within the team

  • Supporting the development of intellectual property for use on future engagements

  • Developing broader and deeper knowledge of consulting methodologies and pharmaceutical market through on the job experience and training

  • Providing direction, advice and intellectual leadership to clients and delivery teams. Direct consulting teams through consistent participation in team meetings

  • Providing high level input to, and ensures the development of, client reports and presentations and delivery of all or significant portions of findings to client

  • Sharing subject matter expertise with others to elevate our capabilities to deliver world-class solutions for clients

  • Leading ad hoc work streams on critical people-related issues such as recruitment, learning and development

  • Serving as a coach to 3-4 staff

About You

  • Candidates interested in joining our Consulting Services Group as a Manager should have:

  • Demonstrable analytical, interpretative and problem-solving skills

  • Extensive experience in consulting within the pharmaceutical industry with evidence of career progression

  • Demonstrable experience in and commitment to the life sciences industries

  • Minimum of 1+ years project management experience focused on multinational strategic consulting projects

  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills including presentations, chairing meetings, workshop facilitation, business and report writing

  • Strong capability in managing large and/or multiple projects and juggling priorities so that deadlines are met while retaining consistently high-quality outcomes

  • Experience working in sizable/ multi-disciplined teams and leading staff

  • Experience in developing credible relationships with senior level managers and executives in the pharmaceutical/healthcare industry

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with others in and across the organization to accomplish team goals

  • Ability to contribute to business development through the identification of leads, development of proposals etc

  • Knowledge of key issues and current developments in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries

  • Knowledge of consulting methodologies, tools and techniques

In addition to the skills and experience above a Manager should have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, graduate degree or MBA not required but a plus

  • A track record of leadership and people development

  • Fluency in English (spoken and written)

  • A willingness and ability to travel

  • Right to live and work in the recruiting country

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IQVIA is a leading global provider of advanced analytics, technology solutions and clinical research services to the life sciences industry. We believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. Learn more at https://jobs.iqvia.com

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