Have you decided that biopharma consulting is for you? Are you looking to become the catalyst between clinical and commercial success? Prescient is looking for post-graduates and early-career consultants to join us as Associates for our growing Intelligence & Insight business in India. Do you have:
Knowledge of development and commercialisation aspects of the biopharmaceutical industry, especially in the US and EU?
Experience supporting highly complex biosimilars, oncology or immunology projects
A sound understanding of treatment paradigms, unmet needs and market trends?
A creative and analytical mind with the ability and desire to source relevant insight through secondary data analytics and primary research?
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and the ability to operate effectively as part of a global team?
If so, consider turning your expertise into a valuable career at Prescient.
About Prescient Intelligence & Insight
Prescient Intelligence & Insight, a Prescient Healthcare Group business, offers best-in-class biopharmaceutical intelligence by providing impactful insight and decision support to product and portfolio teams from early clinical development through to loss of exclusivity.
About the Opportunity
As an Associate, your time will be divided as follows:
70% conducting secondary research
30% conducting primary research
You will be part of a fast-growing PE-backed business that allows high-performing employees to make an impact and contribute to growing the business. You will have the chance to channel your advanced degree into supporting the development and commercialisation of portfolios, assets and brands by integrating therapeutic, clinical and commercial expertise to ensure that clients are able to make confident decisions.
Through effective collection and analysis of market, competitor and stakeholder information, you will be responsible for supporting intelligence and insight engagements across our clients product and company life cycles. As your clients will be global, the Associate position requires an understanding of the evolving biopharmaceutical market and trends. Knowledge of drug development and commercialisation is also desirable.
Reporting: You will report to a senior executive within Prescients India office
Time Allocation: 80% of your time will be spent in office, with 20% spent on domestic or international travel (for client meetings, conferences and inter-office visits)
Secondary Data Analytics: Source, analyse and report published information, be it scientific, clinical, commercial, corporate or regulatory
Primary Research: Collect market, competitor and stakeholder evidence through desk-based interviewing and elicitation
Analysis and Reporting: Collaborate with other members of the project team to analyse findings, develop insights and implications and create client presentations that deliver a linear, evidence-based story on the topics in focus
Conference Attendance: Cover key conferences with the objectives of interacting with a wide range of experts and delegates and attending key symposia, presentations, posters and booths
Maintenance of Knowledge Assets: Build data repositories linked to specific therapeutic areas, market dynamics and regulatory dynamics
Required Candidate profile
Required Experience and Skills
One or more of the following degrees in the life sciences: MTech (biotechnology or related areas); MPharm; MSc/MBA combination
More than 2 years of professional experience, of which at least 1 was focused in oncology and/or immunology and/or biosimilars consulting
Confident communication skills to work effectively with global colleagues and contribute to client reports
Analytical skills with the ability to collect, organise and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to contribute value-added insights to available information
Understanding of drug development and commercialisation processes
Excellent knowledge of MS Office applications (Excel, Word and PowerPoint)
Enthusiasm to expand skill set and learn about the business and the market
Fluency in English
What We Offer
Competitive package and remuneration linked to performance
Opportunity to support pharmaceutical and biotech client accounts through tough business problems related to their portfolios, assets and brand strategies
High-growth, entrepreneurial environment where you can create significant client and business value and forge your own path
Platform for accelerated professional development and career growth with significant levels of responsibility and accountability
Opportunity to be mentored by seasoned industry professionals, become expert in cutting-edge therapies and be exposed to senior-level client decision making
Perks and Benefits