Blue Matter Consultant in Zurich, Switzerland
Blue Matter is a rapidly growing management consultancy focused primarily in the biopharmaceutical industry. We partner with our clients to help them achieve commercial success across the lifecycle of their products and portfolios.
We have a unique entrepreneurial culture and invest in building Blue Matter as the best place to work for our consultants. We have a strong presence across our five offices, but especially on the west coast (through our San Francisco headquarters) and in Europe (primarily through our Zurich and London offices).
As an Associate / Consultant / Senior Consultant with Blue Matter, you will join a startup firm with a dynamic and growing team of seasoned consultants, and have the opportunity to help grow and build the company. You will work collaboratively with senior internal and client team members to address critical business issues in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, and deliver value through providing innovative and actionable solutions to our clients.
Execute on assigned project tasks
Prepare materials for project meetings
Execute analysis of primary and secondary research efforts
Create and utilize analytical tools to support decision making
Develop materials communicating results of analyses
Identify key insights, recommendations, opportunities, and threats to inform corporate and commercial strategies
Demonstrate accountability for completion of project responsibilities
Regularly engage senior level clients
Desired Experience and Skills
Broad awareness and understanding of the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries
Demonstrated ability to integrate business and industry knowledge in developing creative solutions
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Solid time management skills
Demonstrated ability to work in team environment
Proficiency in PowerPoint and Excel
Proficiency with English language
Advanced degree(s) (PhD, MD, MBA, or MS)
2+ years of consulting experience
Candidates for Associate Consultant roles that lack healthcare industry or consulting experience may be considered if they demonstrate key consulting skills (strong communication, analytical ability and critical thinking).
Visa eligibility, if applicable
Willingness to travel for work throughout Europe and USA
Ability to work in virtual teams
Blue Matter is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, or veteran status.