(Senior) Research Manager Healthcare (4+ years of experience)

Location: London, United Kingdom
Vacancy number: UK1210

Do you want to influence the decisions of the world’s leading healthcare companies? Are you ready to take the next step in your career? We are specialised in providing complex and strategic market research for the pharmaceutical industry.

Your role

You will join our rapidly growing team as a (Senior) Research Manager, serving as the primary client contact in all phases of market research projects, which consist of both quantitative and qualitative projects. Using your strong analytical skills, you will lead and execute projects to ensure clients are given clear and actionable insights. Specifically, we’re looking for someone who is ready to:

  • Discuss strategic business problems with the client and prepare proposals
  • Consult with clients throughout the entire research process, from proposal to in-person debrief of results and recommendations
  • Manage, supervise, and partly execute all phases of market research studies: proposal, design, programming, questionnaire preparation, analysis, report writing and presentation
  • Participate in/lead account management and business development initiatives
  • Supervise the work of junior team members and contribute to their development

Your profile

The ideal candidate will have at least 4 years of experience in healthcare market research on the agency side and in-depth experience in account management. More specifically we’re looking for someone with the following profile:

  • 1+ Year experience with managing others on projects and bearing final responsibility thereof
  • Strong affinity with the pharmaceutical industry
  • Solid quantitative skills
  • Experience with one or more of the following types of projects: demand modelling/market potential studies, segmentation (HCP or patient), patient pathway evaluation, ATU tracking studies
  • Passionate about managing and building client relationships
  • Entrepreneurial and pro-active attitude
  • Authorisation to work in the UK
  • A (Master’s) degree in one of the following studies is considered a plus: biopharmaceutical/biomedical science, biology, public health
  • We also value prior experience with line management

Our offer

SKIM is an equal opportunity employer and offers a flexible working environment. We offer a competitive salary & benefits package that includes the following:

  • Company pension scheme
  • Annual performance-based and profit sharing bonus
  • Regular team outings and events
  • Annual team-building day
  • High value placed on taking initiative and ownership
  • Open, communicative work environment
  • Flat organizational structure
  • Work / life balance
  • Casual dress code
  • Great passionate colleagues
  • Active training programs in place, many of which are guided on-the-job training

At SKIM we understand that our employees are our most valuable asset; we are committed to their future development and provide the opportunity to create a career that fits the aspirations of each individual. We have active training programs in place, many of which are trainings on the job.

Please note that only completed applications, consisting of a resume and cover letter written in English, will be considered.