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We Are

Accenture Consulting: Your Unique Place in our Global Collective
Being part of Accenture Consulting means becoming an expert at making the New happen Now. To us, the New is all about the wise pivot that turns constant disruption to continuous reinvention. We are an innovation led-company that works at the heart of our clients’ organizations so that no matter how complex the business challenge, we face the future with confidence.

If you love solving challenges and not just studying them, then Accenture Consulting is the right place for you. Join us to develop your ideas into provocative points of view and transformative insights that help shape industries. You’ll work with an amazing and diverse mix of world-class experts with access to one of the most robust portfolios of capabilities and ecosystem relationships in the industry. Together, you’ll do so much more than consult.

Coming here means future-proofing your career and going as far as your ambition takes you. Becoming a tech-savvy, well-rounded, multi-disciplined and market-relevant advisor doesn’t happen by chance. We invest in training and development in a big way, so you can build your future along with ours, creating an impactful career unique to you. Ultimately, we believe we is greater than me and that diverse perspectives lead to the best solutions. Joining Accenture Consulting means you will learn, innovate and lead, and together we will improve the way the world works and lives.

You Are
An R&D and patient services expert with an in-depth understanding of how business, technology and operations intersect. You’ve got the know-how to help our pharmaceutical, medical technology and/or biopharma industry clients design, build and deploy solutions to help them get the right therapies to patients faster. You get a sense of quiet satisfaction from using your analytical talents to solve problems in new and creative ways. Plus, you always find a way to explain those ideas, thanks to above average communications and interpersonal skills.

The Work (Role Responsibility)
- Help pharmaceutical clients, and other organizations in the broader healthcare ecosystem, get the right therapies to patients faster

- Analyze clients’ current R&D and patient services strategies, processes and technology landscape

- Advise clients on how they can shape the next generation of digital capabilities and operating models to become data driven organizations

- Design and deploy change management projects that set up clients for long-term success

- Build relationships with client stakeholders that help Accenture become a trusted partner

- Coach junior team members

- Spot and pursue business development opportunities

- Develop Accenture’s thought leadership in sales, marketing, and customer experience

- Racking up those air miles will have to wait, as weekly non-essential travel to client sites Monday through Thursday is currently suspended. For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only. Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.


The Work (Role Responsibility)
- Help pharmaceutical, medical technology and/or biopharma industry clients, and other organizations in the broader healthcare ecosystem, get the right therapies to patients faster

- Analyze clients’ current R&D and patient services strategies, processes and technology landscape

- Advise clients on how they can shape the next generation of digital capabilities and operating models to become data driven organizations

- Design and deploy change management projects that set up clients for long-term success


- Build relationships with client stakeholders that help Accenture become a trusted partner

- Coach junior team members

- Spot and pursue business development opportunities

- Develop Accenture’s thought leadership in sales, marketing, and customer experience

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Qualifications

Here’s What You Need (Basic Qualifications)
- At least two years of experience in management consulting and the life sciences R&D industry in at least one of the following areas: research, clinical development, pharmacovigilance, regulatory, medical affairs, MD&D (medical device and diagnostics), EBP (evidence based practice), medtech, patient services or related areas such as CRO’s, health institutions, health technology companies, etc.

- A Bachelor’s degree


Bonus Points If (Preferred Skills)
- Your Bachelor’s degree has a major in science or health engineering

- You have a deep understanding of biopharmaceutical R&D, patient services and product lifecycle processes and technologies

- You have experience working with and/or leading teams, clients and vendors using your exceptional team building, mentoring, people development and management skills

- You have experience working with Life Sciences R&D professionals applying excellent client-facing communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

- You work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment, and apply structure to your problem solving

- You have experience working on and/or owning a defined portion of a consulting project, and a demonstrated ability to manage issues and risks, with an understanding of appropriate and timely escalation.

 

Accenture Overview

We are a global collective of innovators applying the New every day to improve the way the world works and lives. Help us show the world what’s possible as you partner with clients to unlock hidden value and deliver innovative solutions. Empowered with innovative tools, continuous learning and a global community of diverse talent and perspectives, we drive success in a new business architecture that disrupts conventional practices. Our expertise spans 40+ industries across 120+ countries and impacts millions of lives every day. We turn ideas into reality.

As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $89,000 - $130,000 and information on benefits offered is here.  



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COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

Please be aware that Accenture requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Accenture will consider requests for medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.

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