- Paris Office - ASAP - Consultant Life Science
L.E.K. Consulting is a global management consulting firm that uses deep industry expertise and rigorous analysis to help business leaders achieve practical results with real impact. We are uncompromising in our approach to helping clients consistently make better decisions, deliver improved business performance and create greater shareholder returns. Founded more than 30 years ago, L.E.K. employs more than 1,000 professionals across the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe. For more information, go to www.lek.com.
Life Sciences is L.E.K.’s largest practice area and supports leading companies across several sub-sectors of the industry including biopharma, medtech, diagnostics, tools, healthcare, and contract services. L.E.K. also has strong relationships with many of the investors and advisors that support the broader healthcare industry. While L.E.K.’s Life Sciences practice has recognized excellence across a wide range of service offerings, the common denominator is helping clients to address their most pressing strategic and operational issues with a focus on delivering value-creating growth. As part of this focus, L.E.K. has worked with some of the industry’s most innovative companies including 9 of the top 10 global biopharma companies and all of the top 10 medtech companies. We have also helped clients execute over $120B in deal value and have been recognized as the M&A advisor of the year and the Healthcare Sector Advisor of the Year, in addition to several other awards.
As a Consultant in L.E.K. Consulting’s Life Sciences practice, you will have a real impact on the future of global healthcare. As a member of the team you will get immediate management responsibility, becoming the nexus linking the project team’s insights to our client’s needs. L.E.K. Consultants are charged with cracking the case and ensuring that we effectively answer all of the client’s key questions. You will also be in charge of managing the team’s day-to-day activities, providing guidance and structure to ensure that the team understands the key issues and is on-track to address them.
Key responsibilities include:
ü Work directly with clients and Senior team members, to outline clients’ key issues and help set project objectives
ü Structure complex strategic and technical problems into discrete modules and provide life sciences industry thought leadership to aid project execution
ü Manage the day-to-day activities of the project team and provide guidance to junior Associates
ü Supervise research and analysis and help synthesize key insights and answers
ü Understand the critical issues affecting the client and communicate key insights and recommendations based upon the case team’s research and analysis
ü Manage, evaluate, and improve the performance of team members
ü Contribute to improvement of the firm through involvement in areas such as professional development, recruiting, thought leadership creation, practice building, etc.
ü An advanced degree from a top ranked school is required (MBA, M.D., PhD, Postdoc)
ü Ideal candidate will have experience focused on the life sciences industry
ü Experience in a management consulting firm with demonstrated project is a plus
ü Superior analytical skills combined with demonstrated expertise in strategy consulting approaches and/or life sciences industry issues
ü Excellent communication skills both oral and written and the ability to influence others ü Bright, conceptual and a quick learner, able to quickly assess a situation and generate new insights and actionable ideas