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Accenture Scientific Informatics Services
Do you want to work where scientific innovation meets leading-edge technology? Join Accenture Scientific Informatics Services (ASIS) and help our clients apply digital technologies to revolutionize scientific and laboratory processes.
ASIS combines the scientific and laboratory informatics expertise with Accenture’s strategic and business consulting capabilities, industry platforms, innovation approach and global scale to help transform how scientific and laboratory processes are conducted across a variety of industries—helping make them faster, more efficient and more effective than ever before.
Leveraging digital technologies such as automation, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, analytics and cloud, in combination with a fundamental redesign of the scientific user experience, Accenture Scientific Informatics Services helps organizations better capture, manage, integrate and analyze complex scientific data. This can improve the discovery and manufacturing of new products, improve quality, ensure compliance, reduce time to market and improve operational efficiency.
As an Accenture Scientific Informatics Services (ASIS) Leader you will be exposed to the technologies and processes that many leading US companies and government agencies utilize. We offer a generous compensation package consisting of salary, bonuses and benefits.
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At Accenture we are looking for a Senior Manager to play a strategic role in managing, developing and building high performance teams to design, build and deploy scientific systems.
The Senior Manager will also be accountable for generating pipeline, sales, and business development efficiency results that meet or exceed assigned targets. Responsible for identifying and engaging on strategic opportunities, developing new clients, and driving new capabilities into their target accounts. Expected to continuously learn and demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of ASIS offerings and services, financial drivers and constraints, and develop and maintain both industry and customer relationships that benefit the overall Applied Life Science practice.
Typically, we work at client sites. Depending on your location, you may travel up to 100 during certain project phases. Total travel may average around 50%.
Drive client value creation
Understand the client’s business, priorities and leadership agenda
Co-create with the client, articulate transformation and drive innovation agenda for the client
Align the right teams or capabilities to enable (sell and deliver) successful transformation/innovation agenda
Build long-standing, trust-based relationships
Establish self as a trusted advisor with the client C-suite through an in-depth understanding of the client as well as industry
Build networks at Accenture to be able to bring the best of Accenture to the client
Grow the business/account
Drive sales, revenue and profitability, and responsible for account financials/key commercial processes for the account
Help originate deals based on defined commercial pathways; drive innovative deal construct and solutioning to grow business
Delivery ownership and excellence
Mentoring of staff
5 years in a business development role selling consulting services
5 years’ experience leading a team of clients, consultants and vendors
5 years project delivery experience
5 years developing RFP and proposals for services
Understanding of the Pharmaceutical and Biopharma industry
4-year degree or above with a degree in science and/or a degree in business or MIS.
Experience implementing an ELN, LIMS, CTMS, LES, SDMS or CDS
Established contacts in the Pharmaceutical and Biopharma industry
Enterprise project management experience
Understands our domain – Scientific Informatics
Professional Skill Requirement
Rich experience in the life sciences industry with in-depth industry expertise including the industry/digital/technology trends
Demonstrate sustained client relations management experience at a C-suite level or operated at a senior management level in the industry role
Experience in consulting and account management experience; domestic consulting experience preferred
Experience of working in a consulting firm will be preferred
Experience of working with C-level executives at the client organization
Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Excellent organizational skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Superior consulting skills
Expert negotiation skills
Expert leadership skills
Travel Notice: Racking up those air miles will have to wait, as weekly non-essential travel to client sites Monday through Thursday is currently suspended. For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.
Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.
** 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.
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