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EY Senior Consultant Life Science-BCN in Barcelona, Spain

Senior Consultant Life Science-BCN


Requisition # BAR00135

Post Date Jun 29, 2020


The world is changing faster and faster than ever. Our Global Promise: "Building a Better

Working World" leads our more than 290.000 employees around the globe and provides the

foundation for the work we do every day.

With our innovative services in auditing, tax consulting, Transaction and management

consulting, we lead our clients into the future.

In our advisory services you are active in management and management consulting. We provide

seamless, consistent and high-quality services to our customers around the world.

It’s an exciting time to join EY Barcelona Life Science Business Unit!

Due to the continued growth of our Life Science Consulting practice, we are currently recruiting

for a Senior Consultant to join our Barcelona office . As a part of EY, you will find that our

global brand and entrepreneurial environment will give you the support you need to apply your

industry and technical experience to build your career across a wide range of services to meet

our client’s most important needs. As a member of our team, you will also contribute to some of

the most important activities in our firm which include operating and growing the business,

serving the client, developing the best people, and shaping our culture.

EY is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive

consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,

disability or protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other legally

protected basis, in accordance with applicable federal, state or local law.


The senior consultant position will be actively involved in a variety of projects, with a focus on

the life sciences industry , for the Healthcare Consulting Practice of EY. The selected

candidate will use their industry knowledge and technical, analytical and research skills in

support of our clients’ project needs in the practice areas of life science, provider, and health


Responsibilities will include:

Participate in a variety of healthcare projects including:

  • market access strategy development

  • reimbursement policy research and analysis

  • data analysis and summarization

  • clinical article review and summarization

  • economic modeling for emerging technologies and strategic planning activities

  • regulatory compliance and risk assessment

  • due diligence, and commercialization strategy development.

Project responsibilities may include:

  • Analyzing large data sets and identifying and interpreting patterns and trends in the data

  • Preparing financial models and projections including models that display the impact ofinterventions and technologies on providers and payers

  • Provide in depth literature reviews

  • Conducting research (e.g., performing surveys and interviews, reviewing government and healthcare policies and procedures, reviewing clinical literature)

  • Evaluating business processes, identifying opportunities for improvement and making recommendations to clients

  • Managing multiple client-related priorities concurrently and resolve issues accordingly

  • Communicating project status regularly with project managers

  • Writing client reports including summarization of project objectives, approach and results

  • Participate in writing peer reviewed publications

  • Monitoring project time and deadlines to ensure completion of the project within estimated timeline and budget

  • Participate in industry conferences and professional organizations

  • Remain current on technical topics and industry trends as they relate to firm and client activities


  • BA/BS degree in Science, Biomedical Engineering, Healthcare, Business or related course of study, advanced degree/PhD.

  • MBA or master’s degree in healthcare (equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of a graduate degree)

  • 3+ years of progressive work experience in the healthcare industry with some combination of the following skills:

  • Analysis of healthcare data

  • Medical claim data analysis

  • Provide research and analysis within the life sciences sector

  • Assess health and performance of client businesse

  • Strong analytical skills including proficiency in data manipulation and financial modeling

  • Strong writing skills (experience in assisting with and/or authoring peer reviewed publications preferred)

  • Experience in the life sciences sector highly preferred

  • Self-motivated and can work independently

  • Time management skills; ability to manage multiple client related priorities

  • Strong written, verbal and presentation skills

  • Creative and innovative thinker

  • Spanish and fluent in English