Senior Consultant

The Senior Consultant is a mid-level position for those with three to five years of healthcare market research experience. The Senior Consultant plays a key role in leading research projects that provide strategic insight and value for the pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device industries. The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to work effectively within a team environment, leveraging strong internal and external communications skills, and managing market research projects to successful, on time completion.

Key Accountabilities

  • Leadership, management, accountability (LMA)
  • Supervise junior staff
  • Monitor/promote researcher growth
  • Execute research
  • Project communications
  • Insights generation
  • Quality deliverables
  • Customer satisfaction

Key Responsibilities 

The Senior Consultant will engage with RG+A’S clients to develop and manage quantitative and qualitative market research projects, including:

  • Leading the development of research materials, such as questionnaires and discussion guides
  • Coordinating research activities undertaken by Research Associates and Senior Associates, moderator and other team members
  • Reviewing and providing feedback on materials developed by project team members
  • Ensuring that client directives and objectives are reflected in the research tools
  • Managing project timelines and promoting the timely completion of research tasks
  • Refining standard operating procedures for project plans when necessary
  • Providing clients with project status updates
  • Creating analysis plans
  • Analyzing survey data collected
  • Crafting interim and final reports
  • Owning components of the project proposal development process
  • Fostering effective relationships with vendors

Qualifications

  • Three to five years in market research, preferably in the healthcare space
  • Four-year college degree in business, psychology, life sciences or other related field
  • Post-graduate degree (e.g., MS, MBA, Ph.D.) in the aforementioned fields a plus
  • Expertise in Microsoft Suite applications, proficiency in PowerPoint preferred
  • Experience using emerging data visualization tools preferred
  • Proficiency in SPSS and/or other leading data tabulation software packages (e.g., WinCross, Q)

Reporting

This position reports to a Principal or Associate Principal

To Apply

Interested candidates should send a copy of their resume and cover letter to careers@thinkrga.com with “Senior Consultant” in the subject line.