IQVIA Summer Intern, HAO in Ottawa, Ontario

Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

Summer Consultant, Health Access and Outcomes

Location: Toronto, Montreal, or Ottawa

Job Description

IQVIA Consulting Services is the world’s leading, specialized advisor on critical business issues in the life sciences, and is the consulting arm of IQVIA, a leading provider of information, services and technology for the healthcare industry in 100+ countries around the world. Our exclusive focus on life sciences, the access to industry-leading proprietary data sources, and long-standing expertise enables us to quickly spot and react to current trends and emerging issues, supporting our clients to cope with current and future challenges.

The Canadian Health Access and Outcomes (HAO) team delivers a suite of services to help healthcare stakeholders access and apply real-world evidence for decisions at every stage of the product life cycle. The Health Access and Outcomes team is focused on providing services for Market Access, HEOR, and medical, scientific teams.

Responsibilities:

As an Summer Consultant, your analytical, inter-personal, creative thinking, business management, and leadership skills will be called upon from day one. You will work in a collaborative team of consultants, data scientists, biostatisticians, pharmacists, health economists, and physicians to develop data driven solutions to the most challenging client projects. While every project will be different, a sample of the accomplishments you can expect are:

  • Leverage business experience and acumen in identifying strategic alternatives and project approach to client questions

  • Conduct primary and secondary research, and analyze research to identify key findings and learnings

  • Working in a team of like-minded professionals to create reports, presentations, workshops with client employees, management teams and other stakeholders

  • Developing broad knowledge of related consulting methodologies and pharmaceutical market through the delivery of consulting engagements and participation in formal and informal learning opportunities

  • Attending, supporting and presenting at client meetings

  • Assisting development and writing of proposals with senior support

What we are looking for:

  • Exceptional and ambitious students who are interested to join us for 4 months

  • Demonstrable analytical, interpretative and problem-solving skills

  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills including presentations, meeting and workshop facilitation, business and report writing

  • Strong capability in juggling priorities to meet deadlines while retaining consistently high-quality outcomes

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with others in and across the organization to accomplish team goals

  • Knowledge of key issues and current developments in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries

  • An avid interest in the healthcare and life sciences industries

  • Knowledge of consulting methodologies, tools and techniques

  • Adaptability and an ability to learn quickly and apply new knowledge and thinking

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes.

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

We invite you to join IQVIA™.

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IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled'

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™

At IQVIA, we have a vision. Where every healthcare decision is based on evidence. Where data science and human science come together to improve global health. Where new and creative solutions aren’t just possible – they are expected.

Thank you for your interest in growing your career with us. It takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage to transform healthcare. The 56,000+ employees of the IQVIA family of companies, including Q2 Solutions, are reimagining a world without the consequences of disease. We are brave minds bringing powerful ideas to reality. At IQVIA, you can truly make an impact in an environment where you’re supported to succeed.