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Senior Business Analyst

  • Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
  • Location: Watlington
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference 24811
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Our client, a small yet successful healthcare consultancy based in Watlington, is looking for an experienced Senior Business Analyst to join them.

Our client has provided strategic business evaluations and market research to the pharmaceutical industry for 18 years and has conducted more than 700 projects.

The business has grown to focus on specialist/hospital products and more recently market access strategies covering therapeutics, diagnostics and devices.

The main focus for the Senior Business Analyst will be

Biomedical (Medline/Pubmed) searching and analysis

Company, Disease, Product and Country profiling, using a range of web-based sources and subscription databases to provide data on marketed products, products in development, financial information, drug sales, clinical trials, hospital information etc

Pricing analysis using country drug books plus market access analogue evaluation

Drug pipeline analysis using subscription databases eg R&D Insight, Thomson Pharma

Epidemiology data sourcing and analysis

Sourcing of Market Research Reports, news articles, published papers and other information from a range of secondary sources including GlobalData, Business Insights, Scrip and BioCentury

KOL search and find

Creation of Target Product Profiles

Treatment Guideline and Clinical trial reviews

Managing a range of projects, likely to be involved in 10-15 per year

Input into proposals and direct contact with clients

Support for Managing Director for project proposal pitches

Ideally developing Excel-based forecast models (or directing associates) to support appropriate projects (using both in-house templates and developing ad-hoc methodologies)

Experience/Skills Required

Life Science degree

Good Word, PowerPoint and Excel skills

Need to have track record in running healthcare projects

5+ years' experience in the pharmaceutical industry as a business analyst or providing business analyst skills to industry from the agency side

Strong analytical skills

Good understanding of the research and development process for pharmaceutical products

Personal Specification

Team player

Able to cope in pressurised situations and juggle multiple projects

Diligent, proactive, high attention to detail

Lateral thinker and problem solver

Rewards and Benefits

Salary: £55-60K per annum depending on experience. Annual salary reviews in September of each year. (assumes full time)

Working week: 9-5pm Monday to Friday (4 days a week acceptable)

Remote and Office 50:50 acceptable (100% office based ideal)

Holidays: 25 days a year plus additional day at Xmas

Pension/Private Healthcare/Critical Illness Income Protection

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