CN – Strategy – MC – Life Science – Research & Development


Job title: CN – Strategy – MC – Life Science – Research & Development

Company: Accenture

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Research & Development Manager Life Sciences and Health

Join our team in Strategy consulting to find endless opportunities and solve our clients’ toughest challenges, as you work with exceptional people, the latest tech and leading companies across industries.

Practice: Life Sciences & Health, Industry Consulting, Capability Network I Areas of Work: Cloud Consulting | Level: Manager| Location: Delhi, Gurgaon, Mumbai, Bangalore | Years of Exp: 7-9 years

Explore an Exciting Career at Accenture
Are you an outcome-oriented problem solver? Do you enjoy working on transformation strategies for global clients? Does working in an inclusive and collaborative environment spark your interest?

Then, Accenture Strategy and Consulting is the right place for you to explore limitless possibilities.

As a part of the Accenture Life Sciences practice, our 4000+ practitioners across the globe, help our clients make a meaningful impact on patients lives through New Science, novel medical technologies and better collaboration.

Together, let s deliver more effective, affordable, personalized patient outcomes. In this practice, you ll help drive our Life Sciences clients strategy and business planning efforts, with the following initiatives:

Lead delivery of small to medium-size teams to deliver management consulting projects for global clients.
Lead innovation transformation programs and process enablement for our clients
Support global sales team to identify and win potential opportunities within the practice. Help in drafting proposals as an expert for domain areas.
Take responsibility within Life Sciences industry group or across the Products group, help build the practice, track metrics, and so on.
Develop assets and methodologies, point-of-view, research or white papers for use by the team and larger community.
Acquire skills that have utility across industry groups.
Draw insights from complex financial and quantitative analysis and integrate these findings across work streams and come up with a strategy and solution plan. Structure and implement forecasting models and identify transformation opportunities.
Identify company s key cost and value drivers and explain their influence on business performance.
Develop strategies and operating models focused on some business units and assess likely competitive responses. Also, assess implementation readiness and points of greatest impact.
Lead proposals, business development efforts and coordinate with other colleagues to create consensus-driven deliverables.
Execute a transformational change plan aligned with client s business strategy and context for change. Engage stakeholders in the change journey and build commitment for change.

Bring your best skills forward to excel in the role:
Industry expertise with a global top pharmaceutical, medical devices or biotechnology firm
Excellent functional and domain knowledge with relevant experience in the same area
Impeccable team management skills with an ability to engage effectively with multiple stakeholders
Ability to solve complex business problems and deliver client delight
Strong writing skills to build point of views on current industry trends
Strong program management skills
Good analytical and problem-solving skills with an aptitude to learn quickly
Excellent English oral and written skills
Cross-cultural competence with an ability to thrive in a dynamic environment

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Your experience counts!
MBA from a Tier 1 institute or rich relevant industry experience
Should have 7-9 years of progressive business and/or consulting experience; at least 6 years of experience in Life Sciences Industry is mandatory
Preferably worked in the capacity of a consultant or as part of core team with R&D functions such as Laboratory functions (R&D and QC labs), Clinical Operations/
Or a postgraduate degree with rich and relevant industry experience
Has familiarity or expertise with assets / tools in business consulting, R&D. Eg. Issue Trees, Implementation frameworks, Diagnosis tools like client questionnaire and analysis, Operating Model, Business Process mapping, etc.
Working knowledge of R&D platforms such as Veeva Vault (Clinical Study Start up, eTMF, CTMS; Vault RIM; Vault Quality suite), clinical data management platforms (Medidata/ RAVE, Veeva Clinical suite), pharmacovigilance databases ArisG & ARGUS databases, Regulatory Information Management Systems (Veeva RIM), lab informatics platforms such as LIMS, ELN, Labware, Empower, LabVantage, etc.

What s in it for you?
An opportunity to work on transformative projects with key G2000 clients
Potential to Co-create with leaders in strategy, industry experts, enterprise function practitioners and, business intelligence professionals to shape and recommend innovative solutions that leverage emerging technologies.
Ability to embed responsible business into everything from how you service your clients to how you operate as a responsible professional.
Personalized training modules to develop your strategy & consulting acumen to grow your skills, industry knowledge and capabilities
Opportunity to thrive in a culture that is committed to accelerate equality for all. Engage in boundaryless collaboration across the entire organization.

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Location: Gurgaon, Haryana

Job date: Thu, 24 Feb 2022 23:38:00 GMT

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