Business Analyst / Consultant – Healthcare, Life Sciences, and Food / Nutrition Practice

Company: Arthur D. Little

Job Title: Business Analyst / Consultant – Healthcare, Life Sciences, and Food / Nutrition Practice

Location: Boston, MA

Arthur D. Little is one of the world’s leading management and technology consulting firms serving the Fortune 1000, US government agencies, leading not-for-profit entities, international organizations, and emerging technology firms. Arthur D. Little’s global network includes over 1,000 professionals located in over 30 offices throughout the world. Our staff includes nationally and internationally recognized experts known for excellence in their respective disciplines as well as insightful and often ground-breaking analyses and recommendations.

Our Healthcare, Life Sciences, and Food /Nutrition Practice is undergoing significant growth. We are seeking Business Analysts and Consultants who are highly interested in and have strong academic backgrounds in Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Economics / Business. The primary responsibilities of the analyst / consultant are to gather and analyze market-based data, synthesize analyses and develop actionable strategic insights in collaboration with both junior and senior members of the case team.

We offer our employees an attractive work environment, immediate exposure to executive management and company Boards, competitive compensation, and comprehensive benefits packages. All applications will be handled in strict confidence. 

Position Responsibilities: 

 Able to handle challenging, complex problems and apply methodologies and analytical frameworks that address client issues while developing recommendations that are actionable

 Conducts quantitative and qualitative analyses, collecting and analyzing data from both secondary and primary sources and can comfortably and articulately speak to opinion leaders worldwide

 Develops and implements consulting methodologies in multiple client settings both domestically and internationally

 Possesses strong scientific background knowledge and is able to effectively integrate new and existing data, knowledge and learnings into client presentations and deliverables (PowerPoint) 

 Prepares effective presentations, well-supported by empirical data and evidence

 Ability to synthesize and communicate findings and recommendations to case team members as well as clients

 Successfully plans, completes, and produces own sections of final deliverables


Position Qualifications: 

 Highly analytical and strong academic background

 High achiever and demonstrated entrepreneurial spirit

 Possesses high energy level, sense of urgency, creativity, decisiveness, ability to work well under pressure

 Works effectively in both independent and group settings

 Has strong interpersonal and oral/written communication skills

 Possesses unquestionable integrity, credibility and character and demonstrates high moral and ethical behavior

 For Business Analyst Candidates: Undergraduate or Master’s degree in engineering, mathematics, economics, biology, chemistry, physiology, other natural sciences, and/ or business

 For Consultant Candidates: PhD in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biology, Engineering, or Materials Science or MBA

 EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V


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