Company

Prescient Healthcare Group (Prescient) is a specialty biopharmaceutical consultancy with offices in London, New Jersey, San Francisco, Gurgaon and Beijing. Prescient is an evidence-based decision-support partner to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries whose mission is to optimally shape new product, brand and mature product planning strategies.

Our diverse yet integrated skillsets and methodologies ensure our clients’ key decisions are objectively assessed from both a clinical and commercial perspective, resulting in differentiated products and offerings.

Prescient has an opening for a Consultant (project manager) in Oncology, with experience in healthcare analytics, to be based in our London office.

The Candidate

The candidate should have thorough knowledge of Oncology and should be able to demonstrate in-depth expertise in the development, regulatory affairs or commercial aspects of Oncology Therapeutics globally, especially the EU and US. The candidate should have an excellent understanding of antibody-based drug development, especially in the area of immuno-oncology.

The candidate will play an integral role in executing consultancy engagements commissioned by Prescient’s clients. This will be achieved through the effective and efficient management of all aspects of the project.

He or she will be a high-energy, results-oriented individual with a creative and analytical mind who has the ability to manage and coordinate complex consultancy engagements through strong client and people management, subject-matter expertise, communication skills (both written and oral) and the ability to draw conclusions and recommendations from a variety of pieces of evidence. He or she must also be able to operate effectively as part of a global team. The position offers a rare opportunity to be mentored by seasoned industry professionals within Prescient, and to be exposed to senior-level decision makers within the pharmaceutical industry. Prescient operates a merit-based culture that offers the opportunity to develop and progress quickly.

Responsibilities

As a Consultant, the candidate’s primary focus will be on:

  • Project Management: the three-dimensional management of client engagements including design, planning, client management, people management, evidence collection, analysis and reporting
  • Human Source Evidence Gathering: the collection of market, competitor and stakeholder evidence through desk-based interviewing and elicitation
  • Conference Coverage: the coverage of key conferences with the objective of speaking to a wide range of delegates on predetermined topics and the attendance of key symposia, presentations, posters and booths
  • Secondary Data Analytics: the sourcing, analysis and reporting of public-domain information, be it scientific, clinical, commercial, corporate or market
  • Analysis and Reporting: working with other members of the project team to analyse findings, develop conclusions and recommendations and create client presentations that deliver a linear evidence-based story on the topics in focus
  • Client Management: working with other members of the project and account teams to ensure the client experiences best-in-class customer service and that projects are run in a proactive, communicative and efficient manner

The candidate will spend 80% of his or her time in the local office but will be required to undertake interoffice travel, client visits and conference attendance.

Desired Skills & Experience

At least five years of relevant Oncology experience gained from working within the pharmaceutical and/or biotechnology industry or in consultancy is essential. In-depth knowledge of Immuno-oncology or Immunotherapy will be an advantage, and a working knowledge of the clinical development process is required.

Experience in healthcare analytics (equity research, M&A, finance) is preferred.

The preferred candidate will have a PhD, MSc/MBA or a higher degree in life sciences.

Company Description:

Prescient Healthcare Group (Prescient) is a specialty biopharmaceutical consultancy with offices in London, New Jersey, San Francisco, Gurgaon and Beijing. Prescient is an evidence-based decision-support partner to the pharmaceutical and biotech industries whose mission is to optimally shape new product, brand and mature product planning strategies.

Our diverse yet integrated skillsets and methodologies ensure our clients’ key decisions are objectively assessed from both a clinical and commercial perspective, resulting in differentiated products and offerings.