Summer Internship Programme
at IMS Consulting Group

Becoming a part of the IMS Consulting Group over the summer will put you in a key position to see how we 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 help to 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 over the summer , and participate in our shared sense of purpose, performance and community whilst building your career with a recognized global thought leader.


As an Summer Intern with IMS Consulting Group, you'll be responsible for actively participating in the development and delivery of consulting projects by:

  • Contributing to internal brainstorming sessions to develop project methodology and recommendations
  • Conducting independent desk research to a specific brief using internal and external sources
  • Performing quantitative analyses to aid development of recommendations; exercise informed business judgment in identifying the approach to the question
  • Help to conduct phone or face-to-face interviews with senior managers and executives in the client team or external stakeholders (e.g. physicians)
  • Contributing to the preparation, execution and follow up of client workshops
  • Taking responsibility for creating sections of reports, presentations and other client deliverables, under supervision
  • Building professional relationships with senior members of the client team
  • Acquiring deep knowledge of IMS data sources, acting as expert advisor to other members of the consulting team
  • Proactively developing knowledge of the healthcare industry and consulting methodologies

    Skills & Experience

Candidates interested in joining the IMS Consulting Group as an Summer Intern will have:

  • Proven analytical, interpretative and problem-solving skills

  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills and an ability to build credibility with external and internal contacts

  • Good commercial awareness/business judgement and an interest in the healthcare industry
  • Excellent IT literacy e.g. Word, PowerPoint, Excel
  • Some understanding of project management with proven time management and personal organisational skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to deliver high quality work within timeline
  • A keenness to learn and commitment to a rapid development curve ...and be a self-starter who thrives in a client-focused, international team environment

Qualifications & Other requirements

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

  • A strong academic track record, including a predicted minimum of a 2:1 Bachelor's degree or equivalent; may have completed a post-graduate qualification

  • A numerate or scientific degree is an advantage

  • Excellent conversational and business English (written and oral); additional languages an advantage

How to apply

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