🚀 Internship

• Starts Jun 25

Life Sciences Practice Consulting Intern (Summer - 2023 start)

🚀 Summer

Cambridge, +1

Apply by Feb 11

Description

Joining the Life Sciences Practice at CRA will provide you with a unique opportunity to develop your knowledge of healthcare globally. As an integral member of the team you will help us deliver to our clients high-impact solutions that are implementable and make a difference. We provide professional development and mentoring that will give you access to our global practice where you can get exposure to colleagues from across our offices and gain experience across a wide range of geographies, therapy areas, aspects of the industry and projects.

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Area of Responsibilities

Consulting

Responsibilities

Joining the Life Sciences Practice at CRA over the summer will provide you with a unique opportunity to develop your knowledge of healthcare globally. As an integral member of the team you will help us deliver high-impact solutions to our clients that are implementable and make a difference. We will give you access to our global practice where you can get exposure to colleagues from across our offices and gain experience across a wide range of geographies, therapy areas, aspects of the industry and projects.You will be a part of an integrated team that executes and delivers across a wide variety of consulting projects through:Working closely with senior colleagues to deliver strategy and/or policy and economic consulting projects that address specific client needsConducting independent research to identify, collect, manage and analyse dataContributing to internal discussions that build insights from the analytical process and you will help integrate findings into the broader project work.Conducting telephone or face-to-face interviews with clients or external stakeholders.Assuming responsibility to generating sections of client reports, presentations and other client deliverables (e.g. excel Workbooks) whilst under close supervision.Proactively developing your knowledge of the life sciences industry as well as consulting methodologies.
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Requirements

We are seeking penultimate year undergraduate degree or Masters and PhD students who have studied a life science subject or economics from a top-tier academic institute.Applicants should have the ability to meet the following criteria:A demonstrated interest in strategy or policy consultingInterest in the life sciences industryGeneral understanding of business processesCore analytical and problem solving skillsSolid presentation, communication and influencing skillsUnderstanding of how to use Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Excel plus an understanding of how to conduct research on the InternetExcellent written and oral conversational and business English – additional languages may be an advantage but are not requiredEye for detail and self-motivated to deliver high quality work on timeSome knowledge of fundamental consulting methodologies, tools and techniques ideal but not required.CRA is proud of our ability to managing work/life balance. However, some travel is inevitable and successful candidates will have to show a willingness and readiness to travel to client locations when required. 
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