As part of our continued growth strategy, we are looking for ambitious and talented people to join our team. We welcome people who want to do things differently, who come with diverse skills, backgrounds and experiences and care about health. We offer the opportunity to work with a great group of motivated and fun people, on a wide variety of projects. We will stretch your talents, develop and nurture you and ignite your imagination, so you can grow personally and professionally.
Defined Health is in a period of growth and expansion and is currently seeking to add staff at the Research Analyst level. This position offers a unique opportunity to rapidly learn about the commercial side of the Pharmaceutical industry and to develop the skills necessary for a successful career in healthcare consulting. Being a boutique, highly focused consulting firm, Defined Health’s culture provides a flexible and relatively nonhierarchical work environment. New hires will receive training directly from our senior staff and Principals and have the opportunity for rapid advancement.
Current Opportunity: Research Analyst+
Research Analyst is a position for candidates with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a science or engineering field who are interested in gaining intensive exposure to the pharmaceutical and consulting industries. Our Research Analysts fully support the consulting staff on projects across all therapeutic categories, providing the staff with broad experience in a wide range of indications. Initial responsibilities include performing the secondary research and data analyses that provide the foundation for our commercial assessment, search, and strategy projects. Specific tasks include drug pipeline and clinical trial analyses, indication or company profiling, deal and trend analyses, and literature searches to support findings from the primary research. For the successful candidate, responsibilities will rapidly expand to include primary research, forecasting, and client-facing presentations.Ideal candidates will have a BS or MS in biological sciences with a minor in a quantitative field, excellent oral and written presentation skills, and a mastery of Excel and PowerPoint. Additionally, candidates should have strong analytical thinking skills, business acumen, initiative and desire to learn, be detail-oriented, and demonstrate an ability to successfully handle multiple responsibilities and manage time well.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, ST/LT disability, life insurance, and 401(k).
If you are interested in joining the Defined Health team, please submit your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Roles we typical hire for include:
As an Associate Consultant, you will work as a member of project teams performing commercial assessments of development-stage pharmaceutical products and technologies including forecasting, market and pipeline analyses, identification and evaluation of licensing and partnering opportunities, and development of clinical and commercial positioning strategies.
This is an entry level position for candidates with advanced degrees (PhD, MD, MS) who are interested in applying their biological sciences, pharmacology, or related scientific background and analytical skills while building a knowledge base within the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and consulting industries. Candidates will be able to demonstrate a clear analytical thought process, excellent oral and written presentation skills, and have the ability to work intensively on multiple interrelated and non-related projects. Initial responsibilities will include conducting in-depth discussions with thought-leading clinicians and researchers in a variety of therapeutic areas and performing secondary research and analysis that provide the foundation for our commercial assessment projects.
This position promises an intensive work environment in exchange for emersion into therapeutic areas of focus for the pharmaceutical and biotech industries, as well as an education on the key issues challenging the biopharmaceutical industry moving forward. Responsibilities will expand rapidly for candidates who demonstrate exceptional performance. Self starters only need apply.