Associate Consultant
at IMS Consulting Group

Becoming a part of the IMS Consulting Group will put you in a key position to help shape the future of global healthcare. We are an international consultancy partnering with clients to chart a path through the ever-changing life sciences industry. Our people are thought leaders with a broad range of therapeutic insights and deep local market knowledge who have unique access to IMS' gold-standard data. Our evidence-based solutions and strategic insights enable life sciences leaders to readily take action and make key business decisions.

With us, you'll produce high-quality solutions for our clients across the international pharmaceutical and healthcare industries, provide impact across the breadth of our Centres of Excellence, and profit from our competitive reward programmes. You will also benefit from professional mentoring and development programmes that expose you to varied geographic, project, and therapy areas, and provide a platform from which you can specialize. Join our global team, and participate in our shared sense of purpose, performance and community whilst building your career with a recognized global thought leader.

Responsibilities

As an Associate Consultant at IMS Consulting Group, you'll be actively participating in the development, delivery, and management of consulting projects by:

  • 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 workstreams 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

Candidates interested in joining IMS Consulting Group as an Associate Consultant should have:

  • 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 & Other requirements

In addition to the skills and experience above, candidates interested in joining IMS Consulting Group as an Associate Consultant should have:

  • Undergraduate degree in life sciences, economics/business, and/or experience in the health care industry with 2-5 years experience or a academic PhD with no or little work experience

  • 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

    How to apply

Please visit www.imsconsultinggroup/joinus and view our vacant positions by geography, then register and upload a cover letter and CV.