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Principal, Consulting Svcs (West Coast) (R1058264) in San Francisco, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 6/5/2019

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.

At IMS, we look for the very best people, and then give them meaningful work to do. We don’t simply think about careers, we think about contributions.

Those who choose to work with us are joining a recognized global leader — a company uniquely positioned to help clients make the most of market opportunities and respond to challenges that affect global healthcare. We’re committed to blending industry expertise and advanced technology to deliver the most accurate perspectives and in-depth analytics on healthcare dynamics.

To join IMS means you’ll be part of a worldwide organization where one person can make a difference, and where collaboration and innovation rule. Our people are creative and client-focused. They are among the best and brightest in the industry. And they bring a broad range of expertise to the table. Our people are analysts, statisticians, software engineers, consultants, sales leaders, marketing and product managers, and more.  The key to our success is our people, whose experience, talent, commitment and diversity set the standard for the health information industry.

Total Rewards

We invest in people through a range of initiatives in compensation, benefits, and learning and development, and we strive to create an environment where our employees are challenged, empowered and can flourish.

Position Purpose:

  • Works directly with pharma manufacturer clients to provide value added input, to develop business opportunities and to deliver projects built around strategic issues.
  • Has responsibility for ensuring delivery of high levels of client satisfaction.
  • Typically works within a specific practice area (i.e. sales force design, marketing, analytics, new commercial models) or region but may have responsibility across multiple practice areas and/or clients.
  • Meets or exceeds assigned revenue targets
  • Principal Accountabilities:
     

  • Seeks out and identifies new revenue opportunities at existing and potential clients.
  • Ensures a continuous flow of business from client engagements.
  • Primary owner of client engagements with ultimate responsibility for client satisfaction and delivering high levels of quality/added value.
  • Meets or exceeds assigned revenue targets by developing and delivering insightful, value-added solutions that address complex client issues.
  • Responsible for significant and tangible client impact from all engagements.
  • Takes lead role in proposal development to ensure actionable, on-target and timely proposals are provided to clients.
  • Manages client interface and ensures project team achieves efficient and effective project delivery.
  • Serves as a solutions-based expert, internally and externally, by applying consultative problem solving skills.
  • Identifies issues of importance to the industry/clients and works with Practice Leaders and/or Geographic Principals to develop tangible and commercial offerings.
  • Contributes to the enhanced awareness of IMS Consulting in the market place, e.g. through speaking engagements, client meetings, publications etc. 
  • Proactively continues to strengthen subject matter expertise through on the job experience, participation in conferences and symposiums and other forums for professional knowledge sharing. 
  • Proactively mentors, coaches and shares subject matter expertise with others to elevate our capabilities to deliver world class solutions for clients.
  • Minimum Education, Experience, & Specialized Knowledge Required:
     

  • Bachelors Degree with at least 10 years experience in the pharmaceutical or consulting industry. Masters degree preferred.
  • In depth and long standing relationships with client companies, especially at a senior level.
  • Requires deep expertise in at least one practice along with knowledge of all other practices. 
  • Possesses exemplary business development skills.
  • Additional Requirements:
     

  • Has broad knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry.
  • In-depth understanding of the prescription and patient data assets available in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Works collaboratively with others across the organization to accomplish team goals.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the fundamental processes of business, their interaction and the impact of external/internal influences on decision making, growth and decline.
  • Knowledge of consulting methods, tools and techniques, related to functional area.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the marketplace and professional/trade associations key people and companies.
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking and planning and change management skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and networking skills.
  • Values people’s opinions and encourages knowledge sharing. High level of energy, drive and enthusiasm.
  • Able to manage complex relationships and juggle priorities. Ability to profitably price engagements. 
  • Has excellent client relationship and influencing skills.

    IMS Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We cultivate a diverse corporate culture across the 100+ countries where we operate, celebrating and rewarding teamwork and inclusiveness. By embracing our differences, we create innovative solutions that are good for IMS, our clients, and the advancement of healthcare everywhere.

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: R1058264