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2019 IQVIA (formerly QuintilesIMS) Frontiers in Healthcare Consulting Engagement

This engagement will run from mid-May to the end of August, with an approximate time commitment of 10-15 hours per person per week. A team of 4-5 grad student/postdoc members will be selected by IQVIA to work together on a collaborative consulting project leveraging the team’s research, analytical, problem-solving, and data analysis skills. Throughout the engagement, the team will work with IQVIA consultants to learn fundamental consulting skills and apply them to tackle a real-world challenge facing today’s healthcare industry.
Required skills:
 

  • Strong teamwork, communication, and presentation skills
  • Superior research, analytical, problem-solving, and data analysis skills
  • Excellent work ethic, time management, and independent learning skills
  • Knowledge of the Canadian healthcare and pharmaceutical industry, as well as a demonstrated interest in healthcare consulting

Application:
 
Interested grad student/postdoc candidates must apply as a team of 4-5 members with 1 team leader and submit an application package including the individual resumes of each member and a single team cover letter (1 page maximum for each resume and any experiences/skills beyond one page will not be considered). 
Team members should note that the engagement requires significant time and effort and should only apply if they can afford to do so over the 4 months.

Please submit your team application as ONE PDF documentvia GMCA website application page before11:59 pm on Sunday, April 14.

Interview Process: 

Interview invitation and case release on Monday, April 22.
Interview date and location: 1:00 – 3:30 pm on Thursday, May 2 at the IQVIA office in Mississauga.
Internship start date: Monday, May 13.

If you have any questions regarding this engagement or are still looking for team members, please do not hesitate to contact us at info@gmcacanada.com.