25 days old
2018-07-202018-08-19

Pharma R&D - Management Consulting - Consultant or Manager

Chicago, IL 60664

Locations: Philadelphia, Boston, Chicago, New York, Florham Park New Jersey

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or to create new markets. They progress through required promotion points in market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales and revenue.

This position is for a Client & Market career track within Accentures global Accelerated R&D Services (ARDS) Management Consulting (MC) Consulting Practice. Our R&D business provides innovative solutions that help pharmaceutical companies focus on the science of getting new products to patients faster - across research, clinical, regulatory, pharmacovigilance and medical affairs. We help our clients with their priorities:
Focusing on patient engagement throughout development
Advancing the next generation of R&D operating models resulting in better collaboration
Driving scientific and operational excellence and enabling efficient information analysis
Harnessing the digital R&D revolution, using real world data to address customer needs

ARDS is a global industry business service and spans all five of Accentures businesses (Strategy, Consulting, Technology, Operations, Digital), which allows us to bring integrated end-to-end solutions to our clients.

Job Description

R&D Management Consulting professionals work closely with our clients to design, build and implement strategies that can help enhance business performance, which requires our people to understand how business, technology and operations intersect. Our deep understanding of our clients industry and our global perspective on progressive business ideas and emerging technologies enables us to drive and deliver transformational change.

Professionals at the Consultant level have responsibility for the following activities:
Providing R&D functional knowledge
Determining methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance, adapting existing methodologies to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems
Conducting industry and client research and analysis to identify industry trends and opportunities for improvement
Supporting design, development and implementation of business operating models, including vision and strategy, business processes, organizational and governance structures, supporting tools and templates, and performance metrics
Participating in change management activities, developing communications, training and job aids to support capability implementation
Understanding the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals and translating this direction into individual work efforts aligned with that strategic direction
Using considerable judgment to determine solutions to day-to-day challenges and seeking guidance on complex problems
Managing small teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture
Contributing to the growth of the R&D Consulting Practice by assisting with new business proposals and presentations, recruiting activities, and informal coaching and mentoring to analysts
Primary upward interaction at this level typically occurs with the direct supervisor. Additional interaction will occur with peers, management levels at a client, and within Accenture.

Professionals at the Manager level have responsibility for the following activities:
Managing an R&D management consulting project including responsibility for the day to day management of all activities, often including those of clients and vendors. These responsibilities include schedule / timelines, issues and risks, scope and budget.
Taking accountability for delivery of a solution to our clients, and act as the day-to-day lead on a project for all parties.
Additional responsibilities will include developing Accenture Consultants and Analysts, identifying and developing business opportunities, helping manage client relationships and accounts, and contributing to the development of Accenture's Accelerated R&D Services Management Consulting practice by taking on a practice development role.

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