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 Accenture Scientific Informatics Services 


Do you want to work where scientific innovation meets leading-edge technology Join Accenture Scientific Informatics Services (ASIS) and help our clients apply digital technologies to revolutionize scientific and laboratory processes. 
ASIS combines the scientific and laboratory informatics expertise with Accenture’s strategic and business consulting capabilities, industry platforms, innovation approach and global scale to help transform how scientific and laboratory processes are conducted across a variety of industries—helping make them faster, more efficient and more effective than ever before. 


Leveraging digital technologies such as automation, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, analytics and cloud, in combination with a fundamental redesign of the scientific user experience, Accenture Scientific Informatics Services helps organizations better capture, manage, integrate and analyze complex scientific data. This can improve the discovery and manufacturing of new products, improve quality, ensure compliance, reduce time to market and improve operational efficiency. 


As an Accenture Scientific Informatics Services (ASIS) Leader you will be exposed to the technologies and processes that many leading US companies and government agencies utilize. We offer a generous compensation package consisting of salary, bonuses and benefits. 


 For more information on ASIS visit: 


https://www.accenture.com/us-en/service-scientific-informatics-services 


Portfolio Manager Senior Manager Job Description:


At Accenture we are looking for a Senior Manager to play a strategic role in managing an establish portfolio of Life Science Accounts in the Boston area.


The Senior Manager will also be accountable for generating pipeline, sales, and business development efficiency results that meet or exceed assigned targets. Responsible for identifying and engaging on strategic opportunities, developing new clients, and driving new capabilities into their target accounts. Expected to continuously learn and demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of ASIS offerings and services, financial drivers and constraints, and develop and maintain both industry and customer relationships that benefit the overall Applied Life Science practice.


Typically, we work at client sites. Travel Update: 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 our top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.


 Duties include: 


- Drive client value creation

- Understand the client’s business, priorities and leadership agenda

- Co-create with the client, articulate transformation and drive innovation agenda for the client

- Align the right teams or capabilities to enable (sell and deliver) successful transformation/innovation agenda

- Build long-standing, trust-based relationships

- Establish self as a trusted advisor with the client C-suite through an in-depth understanding of the client as well as industry

- Build networks at Accenture to be able to bring the best of Accenture to the client

- Grow the business/account

- Drive sales, revenue and profitability, and responsible for account financials/key commercial processes (MMS/MMP, MME, MMB) for the account

- Help originate deals based on defined commercial pathways; drive innovative deal construct and solutioning to grow business

- Delivery ownership and excellence

- Mentoring of staff

You Are:

You are a Scientific Informatics whiz with tons of experience selling consulting services, and leadership and management skills to spare. Your expertise? Advising clients on data-driven strategies to achieve their strategic, financial, and operational goals in the Life Sciences space.   You have the energy and drive in abundance, along with personal resilience, a passion for serving clients, and a love for continued learning. You have a flair for breaking down processes into logical parts and constructing crystal-clear reasoning and analyses – an aptitude you use to decimate problems. Communication and people skills? You have both in spades, and as a manager you are a natural at appreciating diverse perspectives and bringing out the best in teams.


The Work:

We are looking for a Portfolio Senior Manager to play a strategic role in managing an establish portfolio of accounts in the Life Science/Pharmaceuticals Industries.   This leader will be responsible for selling and delivering cutting-edge technology and business process solutions to these industries.


You will be accountable for generating pipeline, sales, and business development efficiency results that meet or exceed assigned targets.  You will identify and engage on strategic opportunities, develop new clients, and drive new capabilities into their target accounts.   Continuous learning and demonstrating a comprehensive understanding of ASIS offerings and services, financial drivers and constraints are expected.   Development and preservation of both industry and customer relationships that benefit the overall Applied Life Science practice is essential.




Qualifications

The Details:

  • Drive client value creation
  • Understand the client’s business, priorities, and leadership agenda
  • Co-create with the client, articulate transformation, and drive innovation agenda for the client 
  • Align the right teams or capabilities to enable (sell and deliver) successful transformation/innovation agenda
  • Build long-standing, trust-based relationships
  • Establish self as a trusted advisor with the client C-suite through an in-depth understanding of the client as well as industry
  • Build networks at Accenture to be able to bring the best of Accenture to the client
  • Grow the business/account
  • Drive sales, revenue and profitability, and responsible for account financials/key commercial processes (MMS/MMP, MME, MMB) for the account
  • Help originate deals based on defined commercial pathways; drive innovative deal construct and solutioning to grow business
  • Delivery ownership and excellence
  • Mentoring of staff

Here’s What You Need:

  • 5 years in a business development role selling consulting services
  • 5 years’ experience leading a team of clients, consultants and vendors
  • 5 years Project Delivery experience
  • 5 years developing RFP and proposals for services

Bonus Points:

  • You have a great understanding of the Life Sciences/Pharmaceuticals industries.
  • You have a 4-year degree or above with a degree in science or a degree in business or MIS.
  • You have experience implementing an ELN, LIMS, CTMS, LES, SDMS or CDS
  • You have established contacts in the industries listed above.
  • You have enterprise project management experience
  • You understand our domain – Scientific Informatics
  • You have demonstrated ability to create and articulate value propositions 
  • You’ve worked on strategic industry differentiated projects 
  • You have consulting experience 

Questions about Travel? The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are advised by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from several infectious disease authorities. Racking-up those air miles will have to wait, as weekly non-essential travel is currently suspended. For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.

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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.


Subject to applicable law, please be aware that Accenture requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Accenture will consider requests for accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.


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