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Line of Service: Advisory
Industry: Healthcare Services
State & City: PA-Philadelphia
NY-New York
NJ-Florham Park
Travel Requirements: 61-80%
Position Type: Full Time
Auto req ID: 39267BR-1

PwC/LoS Overview:
Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading firm that services Fortune 500 companies, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (www.pwc.com/us) is the firm for you. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC US) is well placed to help clients meet the challenges and opportunities of the US marketplace in the areas of assurance, tax, and advisory. We offer the perspective of being part of a global network of firms combined with detailed knowledge of local, state and US national issues. More than 169,000 people in over 158 countries across the PwC network are committed to deliver quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. People across the PwC network share knowledge, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and deliver practical advice.

At PwC US, you will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. We offer a flexible career progression model that allows for a variety of challenging opportunities throughout your career. We provide unparalleled coaching, mentoring, and career development programs; global opportunities; and state of the art technology-driven methodologies to help you provide quality service to our clients.

From strategy through execution, PwC Advisory helps clients build their next competitive advantage. As the world’s second largest global consulting provider, we combine the breadth of knowledge of over 35,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. A long history of working with many of the world’s largest and most complex companies means we really understand the unique business challenges our clients face better than most consultancies.

Job Description:
Healthcare is a transforming industry due to legislative and regulatory demands, technology challenges, and societal trends. Our growing Health Industries Advisory practice provides management, technology and risk consulting services to help healthcare institutions around the world to anticipate and address their most complex business challenges. Our practitionars are supported by a dedicated health research unit, which is managed by a physician partner and provides our clients with cutting-edge intelligence, perspective, and analysis on issues transforming the health industry. Our professionals have deep health industry expertise and include physicians, nurses, system specialists, health policy analysts, actuaries, financial advisors, and data analysts. The Healthcare Advisory practice is aligned across: Healthcare Provider, Healthcare Payers, and Pharmaceutical and Life Science.

Our Operations consultants help clients realize competitive advantage from operations. This high performing team translates business strategy into operations strategy and transforms operations to drive both growth and profitability. Specific areas of focus include global footprint and network design, product innovation and development, sales and operations planning, procurement and sourcing, manufacturing operations, service operations, logistics, and capital programs.

Position/Program Requirements:
Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge and understanding of, and success with contributing or managing specific workstreams of client engagements that involve, the following areas:
– Transaction lifecycles of Financial, Healthcare, Federal and Product and Services products
– Financial operations, including the financial close, planning and forecasting processes
– Operations and administration of Financial, Healthcare, Federal , Product and Services businesses
– Data and systems interactions including IT tools and technology
– Documentation and the identification of key controls within the transaction lifecycle
– Statutory Reporting, GAAP or IFRS requirements

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates proven thorough abilities and success with utilizing tools and techniques to contribute to the delivery of financial effectiveness strategies for global, financial service clients

Demonstrates proven extensive abilities and success with working collaboratively and independently to address client needs by:
– Actively participating in client discussions and meetings
– Communicating a broad range of offered consulting services
– Managing engagements
– Preparing concise, accurate documents, including utilizing PC applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project to write and deliver proposals to prospective clients
– Maintaining project economics while maintaining flexibility for unanticipated issues

Demonstrates proven thorough abilities and success as a team leader by:
– Creating a positive environment
– Monitoring workloads of the team while meeting client expectations
– Respecting the work-life quality of team members
– Providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner
– Keeping leadership informed of progress and issues
– Answering questions and providing direction to less experienced staff
– Developing, writing, presenting and facilitating discussions on strategy to all levels of industry audiences, clients and internal staff and management

Minimum Years of Experience Necessary:

3 years of relevant experience in Financial, Healthcare, Federal or Products and Services Industries

Minimum Degree(s) and Certification(s) Required:

Bachelor’s Degree

Additional Information:
This role is part of the Health Industries Advisory Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences (P&LS) Operations practice, with a focus on consulting for Research & Development organizations in our P&LS clients. Experience in the industry either as a consultant or from the industry Experience in the Clinical Development space preferably clinical research, clinical operations and/or project management Technical background (biology, chemistry, pharmacy, PhD, etc.) to engage clients and understand the business Strong knowledge of the drug development process as well as regulations Understanding of the intersection between processes and technology as well as the ability to articulate the business impact of technology on process and organizations Experience in cross functional change initiatives or large technology implementations within Clinical Development Deep understanding of the cross functional nature of drug development (statistics, data management, clinical supplies, clin. ops., etc.) Experience managing or working with CROs from the CRO perspective of from within a Pharmaceutical organization Practical experience with process improvement or change management methodology Understanding of the pharmaceutical enterprise; interaction and role of manufacturing, distribution, sales, and marketing General Background/Experience Strategic analysis, planning and execution Process and operations improvement Project planning and management Change management – VOC, Organizational Design, Stakeholder Analysis, Communication

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