Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Acqusition
  3. China
Shanghai, China
Posting date: 24 Jan 2020
This vacancy has now expired

One of the largest CROS in the global market is currently recruiting a Consultant to their Shanghai team. This contract research organisation (CRO) is renowned for their work in technological advances and access to real-world data. This is an exciting opportunity to become embedded in the wider clinical operations team and work on ground-breaking new medicine development.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Leveraging business experience and acumen in identifying strategic alternatives and project approach to client questions.
  • Conducting primary and secondary research and analyses research to identify key findings and learning.
  • Creating sections of reports, presentations, workshops and other client deliverables, under general guidance from experienced team leaders.
  • Communicating findings and recommendations.
  • Assisting with proposals developments.
  • Performing quantitative or qualitative analysis to assist in the identification of client issues and the development of client deliverables.
  • Developing a broad knowledge of related consulting methodologies and pharmaceutical market through the delivery of consulting engagements and participation in formal and informal learning opportunities.
  • Serving as the day-to-day project module leader and working closely with clients. Leads some learning, development and recruiting programs.
  • Working independently or as part of a team, with some responsibility for developing the career and skills of staff by coaching and sharing.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Strong academic track record including MBA or relevant graduate degree.
  • 3 or more years of relevant experience either in consulting with module leader experience or strong business acumen from industry.
  • Project module leader experience or equivalent.
  • Prior experience or avid interest in the healthcare and life science industries. Some project management experience.
  • Adaptability and an ability to learn quickly and apply new knowledge.
  • Works willingly and effectively with others in and across the organisation to accomplish team goals.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the fundamental processes of business, their interaction, and the impact of external/internal influences on decision making, growth and decline.
  • Knowledge of consulting methods, tools and techniques, related to one's functional area.
  • Knowledge of current events and developments within an industry and major competitors.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the marketplace.
  • Knowledge of professional/trade associations, key people and companies.
  • Effective time management skills.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency in computer skills, such as MS Office.

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