Deloitte Senior Manager S&O Life Sciences R&D Operations in McLean, Virginia
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And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients will be heard.Senior Manager, Strategy & Operations Life Sciences- R&D Operations R&D OperationsThe professionals in Deloitte s Life Sciences Research & Development practice understand the unique challenges confronting today s Life Sciences organizations. Our approaches are pragmatic and realistic, and span the continuum from new R&D operating models through portfolio management, data analytics, IT transformation, and regulatory and safety considerations. The pressures of ever-looming patent cliffs and demands for less expensive drugs and medical devices are making product innovation an imperative for Life Sciences companies. Due to client demand, we are seeking top, high-performing Senior Managers who will participate in our growth while delivering optimum service in this fast changing environment. Work you ll do Senior Managers lead project work streams or components of large, complex engagementsthat identify, design, and implement creative business and technology solutions for large Life Sciences companies. Senior Managers develop the detailed, quantitative analysis work associated with developing meaningful insights to address Life Sciences clients biggest challenges. Senior Managers participate in setting engagement objectives and scope; develop work plans for components of engagements, coordinate activities between work streams and identify changes in scope. Senior Managers also design deliverable content to precisely reflect the engagement contract and client needs and strive to improve deliverable quality through verification and validation of results. Senior Managers also participate in the development and presentation of proposals for business development activities. The team Deloitte Senior Managers typically work with a project team dedicated to a single client, taking direction from the Principal or Director. They work side by side with Principals/Partner/Directors and other Consultants at all levels, often with exposure to clients C-level executives, organizational leaders and team members. Project teams work onsite with the client team, typically necessitating travel three to four nights a week. Strategy & OperationsA part of Deloitte Consulting LLP, our Strategy & Operations consultants offer insightful recommendations and data-fueled strategies to help our clients address some of their most complex business issues. We are a diverse and talented team that supports a collaborative culture and delivers value through the application of technology, strategy, and process improvement. We tackle our clients organizational strategy, financial management, supply management, innovation, and growth issues and help to enhance their business performance, productivity, and long-term profitability. Join us, and play a key role in designing our clients roadmap to the future. Learn more about our Strategy & Operations practice QualificationsRequired:Bachelor s degree from accredited university with strong undergraduate academic record8 years of professional experience in Life Sciences industry, a few years functioning as a Senior Manager in a Consulting environment. Demonstrates consistent career progression with increasing levels of responsibility; performed above expectations in professional rolesAbility to work independently; lead teams focused on specific work streams of large projects.Strong oral and written communication skills, presentation skills and MS Visio, PowerPoint, Excel and PowerPoint proficiencyWillingness and ability to travel 80% Current knowledge of some or most of: Clinical Trial and Clinical Research ProcessesClinical Development and OperationsICH/GCP GuidelinesStudy managementClinical MonitoringData ManagementStudy Start UpCRO Oversight/Management Preferred Skills:Advanced degree in business (e.g., MBA) from a top tier programSuperior critical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skillsExceptional interpersonal, team-building and communication skillsAbility to lead small teams and own deliverablesOutstanding integrity, initiative, creativity, and passionAbility to work in an ambiguous environmentStrong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment.Live within commuting distance to one of Deloitte s consulting offices How you ll growAt Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. 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