QuintilesIMS Principal, MC in Seoul, South Korea


IMS Consulting Group is the world’s leading, specialized advisor on critical business issues in the life sciences, and is the management consulting arm of IMS Health, a leading provider of information, services and technology for the healthcare industry in 100+ countries around the world. Our IMS Consulting Group teams offer end-to-end management consulting in key issues areas that include: business unit, therapy area and brand strategy, portfolio strategy, launch strategy, pricing & market access studies and commercial model design and optimization.

Individuals joining us are assured of a rewarding career in life sciences consulting, replete with opportunities to address diverse and challenging client problems, travel on cross-geography projects, interact with senior client leaders and gain exposure to a truly multi-cultural, collegial and collaborative work environment.


As a Principal at IMS Consulting Group, you will work directly with clients to develop business opportunities, and deliver projects . You will have responsibility for ensuring delivery of high levels of client satisfaction by:

  • Meetingor exceeding assigned revenue targets by developing and deliveringinsightful, value-added proposals that address complexclientissues Developingand/orelevatingnewbusiness opportunities through the identification of follow-on work and new leads

  • Seekingout and identifyingnew revenue opportunities at existing and potential clients

  • Acting as principal owner of clientengagementswithultimateresponsibility for clientsatisfaction and delivering high levels of quality/added value

  • Leading proposal development to ensureactionable, on-target and timely proposals are providedtoclients.Providingfollow-upwithclient after projectdeliverablehave been completed to ensureclientsatisfaction.

  • Providingdirection,advice and intellectualleadershiptoclientsanddelivery teams.

  • Providinghigh levelinput to, andensures the development of, client reports and presentationsand delivers all orsignificantportionsoffindings to client.

  • Leading thought leadershipand firm buildinginitiatives

  • Remainingcurrentonindustry, client and competitive trends anddirectionsinorder to anticipate and identifynew business challengesandissues at assigned clients.

  • Contributing to the enhanced awareness of IMSConsultingGroupin the marketplace,

e.g. through speaking engagements, client meetings, publications

  • Participatingin annual performance review team processes

  • Engaginginrecruitment and selection of new staff

  • Mentoring,coaching and sharing subject matter expertise with others to helpdevelopindividuals and ourcapabilitiestodeliverworld-classsolutionsfor clients

Skills & Experience

Candidates interested in joining IMS Consulting Group as a Principal should have:

  • Broad understand of pharmaceutical industry

  • Well-developedwritten and verbal communicationskillsincludingpresentations,chairingmeetings,leadingworkshops,business and report writing

  • Abilityto understand client needs and address through targeted proposals and deliverables

  • Track record of ability tosellhigh quality,highvalue projects to clients

  • Strong capability inmanaging projects and jugglingprioritiesso that deadlines are metwhileretainingconsistentlyhigh quality outcomes

  • Experience of workingin sizable/ multi-disciplined teams and supervising staff

  • Experience of developingcrediblerelationshipswithexecutivesinthepharmaceutical/healthcare industry

  • Excellentinterpersonalskillsand ability towork effectively with others inand across the organizationtoaccomplish team goals

  • Knowledgeofkeyissuesandcurrentdevelopments in the pharmaceutical and healthcareindustries

  • Knowledgeofconsultingmethodologies, tools and techniques

Qualifications & Other requirements

In addition to the skills and experience above, candidates interested in joining IMS Consulting Group as a Principal should have:

  • A strong academic track record includingminimum Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, relevant graduate degree preferred (further personal/industryqualifications are valued but are notessential)

  • At least 10 years professional experienceinconsulting,pharmaceutical and healthcare industrywithevidence of career progression

  • Demonstrableexperiencein and commitment to the lifesciences and/or healthcare industries

  • A track record of management, leadership and peopledevelopment

  • A willingnessandability to travel toclientlocations

  • FluencyinEnglish(spokenand written)

  • Righttolive and work in the recruiting country

QuintilesIMS at http://imshealth.com colleagues span the globe and strive to meet a singular goal: to help healthcare perform better.

Together we share a commitment to:

  • Client focus & Constant Innovation . Clients count on QuintilesIMS as a strategic partner in supporting mission-critical decision making. We work tirelessly to innovate within our organization and on our clients’ behalf—applying disruptive technologies in new ways to drive healthcare performance.

  • Continual growth. As we execute our ambitious strategy for growth, the people of QuintilesIMS have opportunities to build rich, rewarding careers. Tackle new challenges. Enhance the depth and diversity of their skills. And enjoy the rewards of their efforts through our pay-for-performance culture. When our people are growing and thriving, so are we.