Job Description: Consultant
Location: 555 Madison Avenue, 5th floor
New York, NY 10022
Bluestar BioAdvisors, LLC (Bluestar) is a boutique, client-centered consulting firm that services companies — ranging from startups to major multinationals — in the life sciences industry. We support biopharma, diagnostic and medical device companies, by primarily focusing on business development, new product planning, and strategy engagements. Project examples include market and product assessments, commercial diligence, forecasting/NPV analysis, competitive landscape analysis and scenario planning, asset search and evaluation, and therapeutic area/indication strategy.
The Consultant will play an integral role in the execution and delivery of projects by working with experienced colleagues on all aspects of client engagements.
Specific responsibilities include:
· Gathering and analyzing medical literature, healthcare market reports and databases: analyzing scientific, clinical, financial and strategic information to discern the business implications of new technologies and emerging trends
· Leveraging problem solving skills to synthesize and communicate results to team members and clients through oral and written presentations
· Conducting in-depth interviews with clinicians, payers, thought leaders, and executives in the healthcare industry and related fields
· Owning sections of client deliverables and participating in client presentations (onsite and/or remotely)
Travel is limited, typically for project deliverables during client meetings and, on occasion, during client acquisition meetings.
We offer a dynamic growth environment for a motivated and driven self-starter who is passionate about the life sciences industry. It is an exciting time to join Bluestar, whose leaders intend to carefully select and invest heavily in the company’s expanding team. As a Consultant, you will have the opportunity to help grow and build Bluestar, as well as collaborate directly with senior internal and client team members, thereby growing your career in the healthcare industry.
Bluestar is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against qualified applicants on the basis of gender, race, ethnicity, color, religion, ancestry, age, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, or veteran status.
Ph.D. degree in life science related fields, particularly cancer biology
Strong problem solving skills
Strong curiosity about the life sciences industry and a desire to improve client business
Successful candidates will also be able to write deliverable documents and deliver oral presentations in a professional, impactful manner
Outstanding ethics, integrity and judgment
High motivation and solid time management skills
Comfort in and commitment to strong teamwork environment
Highly organized, detail oriented and proactive
Proficient with Excel and PowerPoint, and an ability to quickly learn new software applications
Candidates are asked to submit their resumes to:
Paul Zhang, Partner