As part of the Commercial Effectiveness team , the Consultant will support the UK Technology and Services team in designing and delivering commercial effectiveness solutions, supported by IQVIA's world-class proprietary data assets, to fuel the advancement of our UK-based pharmaceutical and healthcare clients.
The Commercial Effectiveness team principally supports our clients in three main capability areas :
Commercial Effectiveness Consulting Profiling, Segmentation & Targeting Longitudinal Patient and Prescription dynamics tracking
Our consultants are central to delivering excellent analytical and change projects with our clients. They are responsible for owning and delivering work independently, taking accountability to ensure deliverables are of the highest quality, and that deadlines and budgets are met.
Depending on the nature of the project, this may involve leading projects, or leading defined streams of work within a larger programme.
We expect our consultants to be self-starting, supported by a group of Engagement Managers and Principals who provide industry-leading perspectives and innovative approaches.
developing new solutions and services, supporting business development activity and delivering engagements to build lasting relationships across the industry.
Key Accountabilities :
Work closely with our clients on a daily basis to understand challenges, requirements, and business issues
Define proposals for potential solutions; liaising closely with senior colleagues across multiple organisational groups, to deliver complex, multifaceted solutions and engagements
Perform quantitative and qualitative analyses to identify client issues and develop client specific solutions for these issues
Provide project management leadership to structure project approaches, react to changing timelines and requirements, and deliver on commitments to time and to budget
Design and structure impactful reports, workshops and presentations that are tailored to the needs of the audience
Proactively broaden knowledge of consulting methodologies and the health and life sciences industries through the delivery of consulting engagements and participation in formal and informal learning opportunities
Education, skills and experience required
Minimum 2 : 1 honours degree from a top-tier university in any numerate discipline, plus A-level mathematics
Previous minimum 2-3 years of commercial consulting experience , ideally with health and / or life sciences project experience
Demonstrated interest in health and life sciences industry sector , and willingness to build deep industry skill
Strong analytical skills and a strong attention to detail
Good team player with strong interpersonal skills for influencing and advising
Able to explain complex concepts and frameworks and place these in appropriate client situations and context
Fluency in English (spoken and written) to a strong business standard
At IQVIA, 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.
The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 70,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way.