Life Sciences Ecosystem Manager

Accenture - Philadelphia, PA4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $150,000 a year
Locations: Philadelphia, Boston, New York, New Jersey

Job Description

Life Sciences Ecosystem Manager

We are currently seeking a talented and highly motivated Life Sciences Partnership Ecosystem / Alliances Manager to develop our partnership ecosystem that supports the two-sided marketplace in our new cloud based research platform being co-developed with Merck & Co. and Amazon Web Services, as well as project work with Accenture Life Sciences clients globally. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of the informatics technologies and providers of those technologies (commercial and non-profit / academic) in the life sciences market and contribute key insights and strategy as a member of the team bringing our new platform to market. A person in this role will also be responsible for new partner relationships and creating / maintaining the partnership ecosystem website.

We offer a competitive compensation package consisting of salary, bonuses and benefits.

Bachelors' degree in life sciences, business or healthcare required
10+ years life sciences partnership, alliances or business development leadership
Strong software technology background / experience
Experience in global life sciences / pharma R&D market
Demonstrated strength in business negotiation, planning, tactical plan development and execution
Ability to travel up to ~35%
Demonstrated leadership skills in managing, developing, and influencing teams
Demonstrated excellence in written and verbal communications
Ability to work in a global cross-functional team environment
Wants to help change how drug discovery is done and improve patient outcomes

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/ Individuals with Disabilities.

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