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Research Analyst - MedTech
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Mckinsey | waltham, MA
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Job Description


* An undergraduate degree from a respected institution required, advanced degree a plus
* Experience in Medical Products, particularly operations such as Supply Chain, Manufacturing or Procurement areas preferred
* Superior problem-solving, analytical, and quantitative skills
* Experience in managing multiple simultaneous deadlines
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Solid understanding of economic, financial, and general business concepts and terminology
* Professional attitude and service orientation; superb team player
* Strong IT skills, including proficiency with Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and basic business tools
* Strong analytics skills and knowledge of SAS, SPSS, Alteryx and Tableau is a plus

Who You'll Work With

You will work in Waltham, MA, as part of our Knowledge Network, focused on Pharmaceutical and Medical Products (PMP).

You will be part of our global knowledge network, which includes more than 1,800 knowledge professionals who work alongside our consultants and clients to generate distinctive insights and proprietary knowledge. Specifically, you will be part of the global PMP Knowledge team consisting of over 70 professionals across major hubs in Waltham, New Jersey, Brazil, Germany, London, Brussels, Poland, India, Japan, Korea and China. The PMP practice helps clients across three dedicated functional service lines spanning Commercial, R&D, and Operations, as well as a host of client interest groups and functional joint ventures.

We believe the PMP Knowledge Team has exciting years ahead - the ability to expand our service offering to internal and external clients; to meaningfully develop and advance our portfolio of proprietary analytical and knowledge assets; to play a bigger role in externalizing our knowledge and broadening our networks. The PMP team along with McKinsey overall has recently undergone a significant transformation in the way the knowledge team works with our consultants and client teams. This has resulted in a diversity of exciting career paths, more numerous and tailored training opportunities, and greater opportunities to achieve impact with our clients.

What You'll Do

You will develop classic industry analyses, keep up to date with industry developments and help our consultants or clients apply cutting-edge industry knowledge.

You also may support clients directly on engagements in your knowledge area. You will apply yourself to the complex issues leading companies are facing in Medical Products, particularly in operational aspects such as manufacturing networks, external supply management or supply chain optimization, as well as the emergence and impact of digital and automation technologies in these areas.

You will draw on your exceptional creativity, initiative, enthusiasm, research and analytical skills - in a highly collaborative and professional team environment - to deliver leading-edge thinking in clear, well-structured communications. Additionally, you will further develop your understanding of industry and economic trends to create a distinctive area of expertise in Medical Products. Utilizing your broad knowledge base and well-developed perspective, you will help project teams understand industry trends and players and solve research problems.

Leveraging your expertise, you will help codify existing knowledge and best practices to develop new fact packs, summary perspectives, and other research products. You will use your excellent analytics skills to develop and lead analytical products (e.g. Benchmarking or Cleansheeting product).You will produce high quality client-ready end products which are complete, synthesized, and logically structured.

McKinsey & Company is an equal opportunity employer.

About Mckinsey

For 75 years McKinsey has helped business leaders address their greatest challenges, from reorganizing for long term growth to improving business performance and maximizing revenue.