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What are some common entry/mid level positions in pharma? Thinking consulting may not be for me.

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Any Healthcare consultants ( focus on software development and ML) in the U.K? What is the standard excepted rate in this industry ( say nhs vs pharma)

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How are those bonuses looking out there people of the LS consulting world? CV (unsurprisingly) just came in low

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I saw Guidehouse was hiring at multiple levels. What’s the culture like in the life sciences division? How about the project pipeline?

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How many YOE is typically required to leave LS consulting into a AD marketing role?

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Is SM/AD pharma/biotech hiring very dry right now or is it just me? Anyone having success getting interviews here?

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Are there healthcare market research conferences in India or abroad that are either paid or fully funded? If so, how can one keep track of them?

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What are the comp bands for different levels of med affairs?

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Can you move into pharma with just a bachelors degree and life science consulting experience?

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Can anyone tell me the salary range for a Health Intelligence Specialist at Novartis ?

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Received an offer for strategy manager at McKesson. Does anyone have anything to share in terms of brand perception, if this will pigeonhole me in distribution, if I could exit back into biotech in th… more

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Simon Kucher or ZS for life science commercialization strategy work?

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Thinking about moving back to Asia. Does anyone know what's comp for SM role at Abbott in Southeast Asia?

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Anyone interview at RTW investments and have any advice about the process?

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Is there a resource that compares job titles between pharmaceutical companies? For example an associate director at Merck could be equivalent to a senior manager at J&j (purely hypothetical)

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Are any firms hiring experienced hires in the US? I heard there are a couple firms with strong pipelines right now.

DM if you know of open opportunities as well!

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Can you go from doing purely commercial work in consulting to more of an R&D role in pharma?

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What positions / functions make portfolio level strategic decisions and what background do they have?

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What's the appropriate level or YOE to exit LS consulting to industry? At what point would you say you're too far gone into consulting to exit into big pharma / biotech?

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Anyone have a contact at Roche? I'd like to learn about the work-life balance, sales cycles and career advancement opps for large Enterprise Account Executives there.

Bonus if you've got insig… more

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I'm a current graduate student at Northeastern University, pursuing my Masters of Science in Regulatory Affairs. As I embark on this journey, I'm actively seeking an internship or co-op role to gain hands-on experien… more

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I work at a small biotech and paying 50k to a consulting company is overkill at this point to do any kind of market analysis. Has anyone used any service that provides a generic report for 5-10k?.

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Which companies are currently actively hiring for SM/Principal/Director level in Europe? Broad background in LS commercial

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Stupid question but can someone explain the different roles a consultant can go into in Pharma? What do you have to do in those roles?

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Anyone have salary and work culture insights on LifeSci Consulting? 1.5 YOE with a PhD. Being asked to take a GMAT style exam as the first round seems whack.

Would anyone be willing to help a recruiter out with what you have been hearing in the market?

I specialize across LS/MC & Strategy.

I'm curious to know if anyone has heard about companies actively hiring in this fie… more

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If you could wave a magic wand and improve one part of how you do competitive intelligence or market research for your company, what would you do?

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Assuming I have a few years of LS consulting experience, is a reputable part-time MBA (like Fuqua, Haas, Kellogg) good enough to get me into management roles in industry? Is big pharma/biotech a prest… more

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Hey has anyone moved to Astrix? If so could I get some ideas of what to expect? Only just having conversations Astrix

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L.E.K. Consulting what is the vibe at the life sciences practice rn? Considering joining and wondering if y'all have enough work to justify new hires lol

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I have a science-based MSc and 5 years as a life sciences consultant - would lack of an MD or PhD limit my development if I exit in pharma?

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Has clarion’s rebranding to lumanity impacted the work experience there?

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Anyone Pfizer willing to connect?

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Whats the base salary for Manager position in Accenture Life science technology consulting in EU Accenture

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How important an undergraduate GPA is in a resume for those PhD bridge consulting program? Would including only graduate GPA is considered a red flag?

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Those in Pharma/Biotech, what was your annual raise this year? I’m at a large biotech and got 4.5%, wondering if that’s in line with industry

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Can someone give me a ballpark estimate salary for someone with 1 year of consulting experience and a PharmD degree?

I’m looking to transition to life sciences from a more public health focused role.

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Which big pharma has the best wfh policy?

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Hi anyone from ClearView Healthcare Partners willing to connect. Need to know something about the Connect to Clearview program!

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