Research Expert - Healthcare Industry

Location: 
Shanghai
Job Type: 
Permanent
Ref: 
BBBH725661
Salary: 
RMB41,000 - RMB60,000 per month
Consultant: 
Amy Jiang

Our client is a leading management consulting firm specialized in lifescience& healthcare industry. And we are hiring a research expert,works with client teams to execute the design and delivery of qualitative market research projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Actively engage with multiple project teams simultaneously on project design to identify/develop the best techniques to address clients' research objectives;
  • Support client team delivery of qualitative market research projects (study design, questionnaire development, fielding and analysis)
  • Moderate qualitative market research (IDIs, TDIs, focus groups, ethnographies)
  • Drive interpretation and presentation of research results in a visual and impactful client-friendly fashion;
  • Serve as an active leader in the Qualitative Expertise Center;
  • Educate the broader community about best-in-class qualitative market research and moderation practices;
  • Support business development activities
  • Contribute to the development of frameworks and point-of-view documents on key qualitative MR issue areas.

Requirements:

  • Advanced degree in any discipline, with a concentration in marketing research or marketing preferred, and a strong academic record of analytic work. Alternately, candidates may possess an MBA or PhD in marketing, decision sciences or related discipline with a business application. In lieu of an MBA/PhD, 5-10 years of relevant work experience may substitute;
  • 4+ years qualitative market research experience in the pharmaceutical industry with extensive client-facing responsibility;
  • Demonstrated skills in a market research environment with an advanced knowledge of qualitative market research techniques and industry practices;
  • Fluent understanding of the overall qualitative research process including logistics, design, execution and implications;
  • Proven contributor in the development and implementation of new qualitative approaches and structures;
  • Support in the identification and shaping of qualitative research engagements;
  • Demonstrated leadership in the creation of customized discussion guides;
  • Significant moderation experience with healthcare practitioners, patients and related decision-makers;
  • Experience synthesizing research findings, determining relevant implications and presenting results;
  • Contributions developing qualitative research skills and capabilities in others. In addition, we seek individuals with the following:
  • Detail orientation
  • Analytic problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivation
  • Organization & planning skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Leadership experience
  • Personal initiative
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Amy Jiang
Senior Consultant
+86 21 2287 3130
ajiang@morganmckinley.com