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Health Advances | weston, Massachusetts
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Job Description

Job Description

Working at Health Advances allows analysts to gain broad exposure to the biotech, pharmaceutical and medical device industries as part of a growing firm in a thriving geographical location. Recent trends in consulting have made specialized firms, such as Health Advances, increasingly targeted by private equity and venture capital firms in their due diligence of healthcare activity.

At Health Advances, analysts work closely on teams with colleagues who have MDs, PhDs, MBAs, and a wide range of industry experience. Our consultants are typically staffed on two cases at one time allowing them to simultaneously learn about multiple aspects of the healthcare industry. Analysts leverage prior knowledge in addition to current casework to develop the necessary skills for transition into levels of increased responsibility.

We encourage continuous growth and advancement though training and professional development opportunities. Over the years, Health Advances alumni have been accepted into many top advanced degree programs within several different fields, in addition to moving on to high-level positions at pharmaceutical and biotech companies across the country.

Analyst responsibilities include:

* Conducting secondary research on clinical, scientific, and business issues

* Coordinating and participating in client, customer, physician and thought leader interviews

* Synthesizing primary and secondary research and communicating insights to case teams and clients

* Creating financial models to perform qualitative and quantitative analyses

* Collaborating with case teams to prepare client presentations


An ideal analyst candidate has:

* Formal undergraduate or masters-level training in the life sciences

* Exceptional quantitative skills

* Strong oral and written skills

* Sincere interest in learning about the business of healthcare in a multi-disciplinary environment

* Desire to work in a team-oriented environment

* Ability to focus time effectively to meet multiple client driven objectives

Recruiting 2019

We have currently filled our full-time and intern analyst positions for 2019. We are accepting applications for January, May, and September of 2020.

Please visit your universitys career services portal to see if Health Advances recruits at your campus.

US permanent residents only. No phone calls please.

Health Advances may use third party service providers to assist us in recruiting talent, administering and evaluating pre-employment screening and testing. By submitting your application, you acknowledge your information may be sent to those providers who are assisting in the specific search and agree to these terms.

About Health Advances

Health Advances was founded in 1992 by Mark Speers and Paula Ness Speers. Leveraging their experience at Bain & Company, where Mark was a Partner in the Healthcare Practice and Paula led the R&D Practice, these founding partners set out to provide early-stage companies with high quality advisory resources and deep industry insight. Skip Irving joined in 1997, contributing industry experience and many years of experience leading Arthur D. Little's worldwide Healthcare Consulting Practice focusing on strategic planning and portfolio analysis for pharmaceutical companies. His knowledge of venture investing and biotech company formation added depth and breadth to the Health Advances leadership team. In 2006, Health Advances was pleased to promote Marie Schiller to Partner, recognizing her impressive tenure advising our clients and her previous industry experience at ArQule, Inc. and GelSciences, Inc. Our teams and clients benefit from her pragmatic approach to translating technical insights into a business framework. Also in 2006, Bill McPhee joined Health Advances as a Director. With experience as the Founder and Managing General Partner of Mi3 Ventures and an extensive consulting career, Bill adds transaction experience and expertise to our team. Bill now leads our newest venture, providing clients with outsourced business development services. Vice Presidents Susan Posner, Christof Marr?, and Kristin Ciriello Pothier round out a solid management team by offering industry experience and practical business solutions for our clients. Each specializes in a segment of the industry, respectively, Medical Devices, Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology, and Diagnostics.

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