Consultant / Senior Consultant in R& D – Life Sciences Advisory – Switzerland

Full Time
Posted 9 months ago

The Client

A world leader in management consulting has new opportunities available in their Life Sciences practice based in Switzerland. We are looking for high calibre consultants who are looking for an opportunity to develop their career at one of the very best firms out there.

The Role

You will be a management consultant/senior consultant for a large consulting firm, where you will have a focus on R&D projects. You will be involved in projects with a team, for fixed periods of time, offering high quality advice to industry professionals. Every project is ‘advisory’; you will not be responsible for ‘operational’ projects. This role will require travel and can give you the opportunity to get a wide range of experience from some of the most well-known companies in the industry, all the way to exciting start-ups!


  • Working on R&D Advisory Projects for Pharma, Biotech, and Medical Device companies.
  • Project Examples:
    • Digital transformation of R&D
    • Definition of new R&D operating model
    • Definition of future capabilities in R&D
    • Establishment of new R&D global processes
    • R&D Organisation Restructure
    • Product Development Program
    • Regulatory/QA Projects


  • At least 1 years experience in consulting
  • Management or Project Management experience preferred
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Masters Degree preferred
  • MBA preferred
  • Fluent English
  • Fluent German preferred

Bases of Location: Zurich, Basel, Geneva & Lausanne.


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