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Senior Consultant/ Assistant Manager

Senior Consultant/ Assistant Manager

ID 
2018-4592
Job Locations 
India-Gurgaon
Function 
Consultant

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Introduction

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EIU Healthcare is the specialist research consulting division of the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). We offer specialized healthcare market tracking intelligence, complimented by strategic advisory services to help medical device, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and healthcare service firms understand their current and potential markets, and implement pragmatic and innovative strategies to ultimately tap into new growth opportunities across the globe.

We are currently seeking a Senior Consultant/Assistant Manager or a Consultant/Associate who will lead a team of healthcare analysts in multi-country project engagements in the healthcare industry in the areas of market opportunity assessment, go-to-market strategy, customer insights, channel optimization strategy and competitive benchmarking.

Accountabilities

In the role you would be expected to:

  • Liaise with clients during the course of the project engagement, including communicating project updates, presenting key milestones, pre-empting project issues, managing different client stakeholders
  • Lead a team of healthcare analyst in multi-country project engagement in the healthcare industry in the areas of market opportunity assessment, go-to-market strategy, customer insights, channel optimization strategy and competitive benchmarking
  • Mentor and guide analysts and senior analysts, ensuring that they meet their performance goals and successfully grow their careers
  • Be responsible for the performance and appraisal of a team of analysts, including helping to train and develop the necessary skill sets they need to succeed as a healthcare business consultant

 

Experience, skills and professional attributes

To succeed in the role you must have: 

  • 3+ (for Associate) and 5+ (for Senior Associate) years of relevant experience in healthcare business consulting
  • Proven track record in project management and client handling, preferably in the healthcare sector or in business consulting
  • A Bachelor degree preferably in a Science major and an MBA.
  • Exceptional command of written and spoken English
  • Highly analytical, organized and meticulous consulting skills

 You will be able to demonstrate: 

  • Excellent people skills, with the ability to motivate teams and work well with people at all levels in the organization
  • Versatility to think inside and outside of the box
  • An ability to work in a fast pace team structure