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Business research Global Pharma lead H/F

Lieu de l'offre: Paris

Regional Description: France

Numéro du poste: 00526620


- Description du poste


Accenture Research uncovers trends and shape data-driven insights through Thought Leadership and Research for Accenture and its clients. Accenture Research combines deep understanding of Accenture clients’ industries with leading-edge research techniques to discover the most pressing issues facing organizations today.


Our growing team of 250 researchers and analysts develops thought-provoking research -- supported by proprietary data and partnerships with leading organizations that guides our innovations and allows us to transform theories and fresh ideas into real-world solutions for our clients.


Our team uses innovative business research techniques such as economic value modeling, analytics, crowdsourcing, expert networks, surveys, data visualization, and open research with Tier 1 academic and business partners. 

Accenture Research powers hundreds of points of views published by Accenture every year, answers thousands of thought provoking questions from clients around the world, drives the insights that guides Accenture’s business strategy and handles Accenture’s exclusive network of data and sources covering all industries, countries, market trends and digital technologies. The team is part of Accenture’s Strategy Office.


We work in two main areas:


  • Developing thought leadership and understanding trends: Accenture creates original, cutting-edge points of view to use with clients, the media and in conferences. Most of our projects are published and quoted in the media and you are expected to have a voice and an opinion on the industry both inside and beyond Accenture. Research into industry trends informs publications and the direction of our business.


  • Client-focused research: you will work alongside our colleagues from the practice to provide research on clients’ business challenges and opportunities, support proposals, engagements and day to day discussions with clients on their business and industry.

About the role





       Develops thought provoking insights through market analysis and in-depth review of trends

       Works directly with the global management team on affecting the overall business strategy and market positioning

       Initiates highly differentiated market messages through thought leadership and innovative thinking

       Develops innovative research. Proactively introduces innovation to senior leadership and clients

       Designs and manages research to define and re-shape thinking on major LS industry/business/technology issues


       Recognized as an industry expert by the LS leadership team

       Expertise sought after by senior leadership within the LS practice

       Publishes regularly through Accenture’s publication channels and other channels such as business reviews

       Has a strong internal and growing external network and social media presence



       A core member of the global Industry Leadership team – critical ability to operate at the executive level

       Research focused on Accenture Business (“so what?”) with major and long lasting impact

       Credible in presenting work and discussing issues with clients

       Credible in presenting work externally


       Shapes & manages complex research programs of work with global scope and manages related budget

       Partners with leadership-level stakeholders in business (IMDs, Strategy MDs, GP MDs, etc.)

       Credible with leadership and clients, both at global level in very different geographies and cultural contexts



       Collaborative working style

       Talent magnet and role model

       Coaches and mentors junior researchers on projects

We are looking for someone who has a comprehensive skill set:


“Hard” skills:

·         Track record in research with broad experience in applying the main research techniques, including: familiarity with key LS-relevant data sources, financial analysis, strategic frameworks and survey research. Experience in economic modeling would be an advantage (but not a requirement)

·         Subject matter expertise across the LS sector with a focus on the major pharmaceutical companies and the growing biotech/medtech sectors

·         An understanding of the role of digital and technology in disrupting the LS sector

·         Strong analytical skills and a proven ability to make sense out of data

·         Solid experience in the presentation of research deliverables to high level executives


“Soft” skills:

·         Intellectual curiosity

·         Proven ability to manage people and research projects

·         Entrepreneurial attitude

·         Strong communications skills (focus on actionable intelligence) and good interpersonal skills in one-to-one and team settings



Additional Information

Reports to:   Level 5 or above

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or higher (2:1 or First)

Work Experience: 

  • Experienced Manager or similar
  • 10+ years research experience
  • Global / large private corporation or institution, research think tank or recognized research government agency

Location: To be agreed; London preferred.


A strong manager-level candidate with the potential to move into a senior principal role in time would also be consider (at the relevant salary point).


Preferred start date:   as soon as possible


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