Senior Consultant - Market Research (R1118846) in Plymouth Meeting, PA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 3/26/2020

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.

Senior Consultant:

Role Summary:

Responsible for the on-time and on-budget completion of Primary Market Research projects and Integrated PMR and secondary data solutions for clients in the pharmaceutical, medtech, consumer health or related industries. You will help explore new opportunities and determine client needs for future projects. You will manage solutions driven by multiple stakeholders throughout IQVIA that use various methodologies to deliver results.  You will be expected to review and analyze client requirements or problems and assist in the development of proposals of cost-effective solutions that ensure profitability and high client satisfaction.


  • Helps to support objectives based on both user needs and an overall understanding of business requirements.
  • Provides data analysis of business and user needs, gather requirements, document requirements and ensure that the correct team is in place to successfully complete the project
  • Conduct both qualitative and quantitative primary market research.
  • Develop or follow standard operating procedures and ensure that compliance and AE reporting is completed for all for projects
  • Lead a team of analysts to deliver client solutions.
  • Leading and facilitating workshops and ongoing project meetings
  • Perform quantitative or qualitative analysis to assist in the successful outcome of client specific business questions
  • Design, structure, and deliver presentations that are appropriate to the characteristics or needs of the audience and projects
  • Proactively develop a broad knowledge of related consulting methodologies, drug and therapeutic area knowledge and pharmaceutical industry expertise through the delivery of consulting engagements and participation in formal and informal learning opportunities.

Role Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a science or business field, or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years’ experience in a consultative role, ideally working with clients in the Pharmaceutical industry.
  • Sound understanding of research methodologies
  • Proven success using data analytics to tell a story
  • Familiar with primary market research basic methodologies
  • Ability to communicate and guide clients in the understanding of our data driven solutions
  • Proficiency in the translation of client needs and process into formal deliverables
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills are required
  • Capable of showing highly detail-oriented work and project results
  • Adeptness to interface with client
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Excellent problem-solving and diagnostic skills
  • Ability to work with people across multiple time zones, countries and cultures.
  • A willingness and ability to travel (20% or more)
  • Knowledge of IQVIA data assets and secondary market research is a plus

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: R1118846