Position: Client Services Manager

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Communications
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

THE POSITION:

Client Services Manager

THE OPPORTUNITY:

We are seeking enthusiastic and skilled individuals with the ability to lead and manage the effective delivery of varied programs of work. This is a full-time position based at our Global head office in Cheshire, where you would play a key role in an integrated team, developing innovative solutions to address client challenges.

Adelphi Communications is a leading global agency providing comprehensive and innovative medical communication solutions to the healthcare industry. Our ethos − TOGETHER WE CAN − speaks to the importance we place on the relationships we build with our valued clients, with other key experts in science and medicine, and within our own staff teams.

Our business efforts focus on five principal disciplines

IMAGINE | ENGAGE | ARTICULATE | EDUCATE | ILLUMINATE

through which we channel our passion for simply and effectively commanding and communicating highly complex concepts across an impressive range of therapeutic areas. This gives us a compelling approach to developing creative and inspiring solutions to the complex strategic challenges facing
our clients.
    
With a vibrant and sociable team environment, intensive on-the-job coaching and a program of targeted training, supplemented by an excellent benefits package, Adelphi Communications provides the right setting for professionals who want to make a difference.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

• Lead the project and financial management of multiple projects or programs of work, driving them from brief to completion on time, to budget and aligned with overall account priorities
• Demonstrate sound financial acumen and knowledge of project management processes to address client needs and deliver projects successfully
• Lead client teleconferences, build trusting and influential relationships with key clients and procurement teams, in addition to a wide range of external experts
• Secure new business within accounts where appropriate and support other business development initiatives

KEY COMPETENCIES:

• High level of drive, self-motivation and initiative
• Close attention to detail
• Ability to problem-solve effectively and make decisions
• Highly organised and proactive
• Great team player with the ability to work autonomously in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to accept and act upon constructive feedback

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

• Effective financial and project management
• Management of large programs of work
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

QUALIFICATIONS:

Degree level or equivalent (desirable)

Interested in applying? Please submit your CV together with a covering letter

CONTACT:   Kath Fallon — kath.fallon@adelphigroup.com Adelphi Mill, Bollington, Cheshire SK10 5JB UK
Tel: Main +44 1625 575500; Direct +44 1625 577353; Fax: +44 1625 575853
www.adelphicommunications.com

Position: Scientific Services Assistant

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Communications
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

THE POSITION:

Scientific Services Assistant

THE OPPORTUNITY:

We are seeking skilled, motivated, enthusiastic individuals with strong communication and organisational skills to co-ordinate and manage scientific services activities to facilitate the timely delivery of projects. This is a full-time position based at our global head office in Cheshire.

Adelphi Communications is a leading global agency providing comprehensive and innovative medical communication solutions to the healthcare industry. Our ethos − TOGETHER WE CAN − speaks to the importance we place on the relationships we build with our valued clients, with other key experts in science and medicine, and within our own staff teams.

Our business efforts focus on five principal disciplines

IMAGINE | ENGAGE | ARTICULATE | EDUCATE | ILLUMINATE

through which we channel our passion for simply and effectively commanding and communicating highly complex concepts across an impressive range of therapeutic areas. This gives us a compelling approach to developing creative and inspiring solutions to the complex strategic challenges facing
our clients.
    
With a vibrant and sociable team environment, intensive on-the-job coaching and a program of targeted training, supplemented by an excellent benefits package, Adelphi Communications provides the right setting for professionals who want to make a difference.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Provide high-quality support to account teams for project delivery, including manuscript styling for journal submission; congress abstract submissions; formatting of PowerPoint congress presentations, scientific figure redraws etc
  • Provide information resources support across the business, including medical literature searches, congress and journal website searches etc
  • Maintain a strong awareness of business requirements and client expectations

KEY COMPETENCIES:

  • Strong team player but with ability to work on own initiative
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Very close attention to detail
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Computer literate in all Microsoft© Office software (particularly experienced in Word and PowerPoint). Experience of Adobe Illustrator also an advantage
  • Commitment to delivering high-quality work

QUALIFICATIONS:

GCSE, A level or NVQ (minimum)

Interested in applying? Please submit your CV together with a covering letter

CONTACT:   Kath Fallon — kath.fallon@adelphigroup.com

Adelphi Mill, Bollington, Cheshire SK10 5JB UK
Tel: Main +44 1625 575500; Direct +44 1625 577353; Fax: +44 1625 575853
www.adelphicommunications.com

Position: Senior Editorial Assistant

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Communications
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

THE POSITION:

Senior Editorial Assistant

THE OPPORTUNITY:

We are seeking a skilled, motivated, enthusiastic individual with strong communication, organisational, and mentoring/training/leadership skills to co-ordinate and manage scientific services activities and a small team of Editorial Assistants. This is a full-time position based at our global head office in Cheshire.

Adelphi Communications is a leading global agency providing comprehensive and innovative medical communication solutions to the healthcare industry. Our ethos − TOGETHER WE CAN − speaks to the importance we place on the relationships we build with our valued clients, with other key experts in science and medicine, and within our own staff teams.

Our business efforts focus on five principal disciplines

IMAGINE | ENGAGE | ARTICULATE | EDUCATE | ILLUMINATE

through which we channel our passion for simply and effectively commanding and communicating highly complex concepts across an impressive range of therapeutic areas. This gives us a compelling approach to developing creative and inspiring solutions to the complex strategic challenges facing
our clients.

With a vibrant and sociable team environment, intensive on-the-job coaching and a program of targeted training, supplemented by an excellent benefits package, Adelphi Communications provides the right setting for professionals who want to make a difference.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Provide mentoring and on-the-job training to a small team of EAs
  • Continually monitor EA resource; help team prioritise workload; arrange and liaise with freelance cover where appropriate
  • Provide high-quality support to account teams for project delivery, including manuscript styling for journal submission; congress abstract submissions; formatting of PowerPoint congress presentations, scientific figure redraws, etc.
  • Provide information resources support across the business; maintain information resources handbook. Maintain a strong awareness of business requirements and client expectations

KEY COMPETENCIES:

  • Strong team player but with ability to work on own initiative
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Very close attention to detail
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to motivate, lead by example, train, mentor, share best practice

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Relevant EA experience in Medical Communications Agency
  • Computer literate in all Microsoft© Office software (particularly experienced in Word and PowerPoint). Experience of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign also an advantage
  • Commitment to delivering high-quality work

QUALIFICATIONS:

GCSE, A level or NVQ (minimum)

Interested in applying? Please submit your CV together with a covering letter

CONTACT: Kath Fallon — kath.fallon@adelphigroup.com

Adelphi Mill, Bollington, Cheshire SK10 5JB UK
Tel: +44 1625 577353
; www.adelphicommunications.com

Position: Client Services Director

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Real World
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Adelphi Real World is a global consultancy in healthcare, within the Adelphi Group of Companies.  We collect and interrogate real world data to aid the pharmaceutical industry in understanding the management and treatment of specific diseases. This understanding informs the successful development of pipeline assets and the positioning of inline products. Real world data is equally used to leverage Health Outcomes / Economic argumentation through statistically validated publications.

Adelphi Real World continues to grow and expand after over 20 year’s heritage of collecting and interrogating our proprietary data set under the Adelphi brand. The Disease Specific Programmes (DSPs) are recognised as an industry standard for this kind of research, complemented by our Market Access, Bespoke and external databases parts of the business.

The role:

The primary purpose of this business development management role is to generate sales; identifying and developing opportunities for profitable new business in assigned clients, and converting opportunities to sold business within targeted therapeutic areas. This will involve thorough collaboration with our disease area teams or franchise teams to achieve this business expansion.

Accountabilities/Responsibilities

  • To generate client contact, opportunities and sales specific to product lines responsible for, and to support other product lines.
    • Drive active expansion of business through defined “Sales Planning Process” – identifying needs and opportunities, proactively opening discussions with clients, and presenting new sales opportunities
    • Undertaking initial background research and meeting prospective clients / working with clients consultatively to build long-term client accounts.
    • Employ effective time management and call planning to ensure timely follow-up with active leads in selected client targets and cost-effective use of travel time
  • To be responsible for developing client account plans alongside Franchise Directors to reach our financial goals.
    • Oversee and coordinate client contact within the client account
    • Co-ordinate client account activity and oversee business development resource investment to expand the overall client account.
    • Liaison with Franchise Teams to develop further client relationship and awareness of additional or repeat business.
    • Develop and maintain relationships with client influencers (e.g. procurement, senior management)
  • Contribute with senior management to define business development strategy and tactics, via annual (and interim) internal planning processes and client account reviews.
  • Required to interpret complex information in order to develop solutions to client-specific problems and interact with other team members to accomplish and implement solutions to these problems.
  • Participate in and contribute to internal & external company meetings.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all sales and marketing efforts and business practices, utilised by the commercial and franchise teams are of the highest ethical standard and maintain quality standards.
  • As a member of the management team required to contribute towards continued development of the overall Adelphi Real World business through contributing, sharing and developing new ideas and concepts.


The person must have:

  • A degree level qualification (or equivalent).
  • Extensive pharmaceutical industry experience, minimum 5 years, with similar sales experience within a service business covering marketing, market research or health outcomes.
  • Demonstrate high levels of interpersonal and communication skills and be an extensive team player.
  • Great organisational and time management skills.
  • High levels of numeracy, analytical, and interpretive skills.
  • A proactive approach to work and interaction with colleagues.
  • A current driving licence and willingness to drive in foreign countries.

This role will require frequent international travel to visit clients, attend conferences and internal company meetings.

Application:

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV & covering letter to: Christi-Ann Thornton, Senior Operations Manager, Christi-ann.Thornton@adelphigroup.com

Our website can be found at  www.adelphirealworld.com

Position: Project Manager

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Real World
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

We wish to appoint a Project Manager to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity for a hands-on professional with previous market research experience within an international consultancy or in the pharma industry.


Adelphi Real World provides global, in-depth understanding of clinical practice in distinct disease areas involving all stakeholders in a real world setting to address customised strategic marketing, business intelligence, health outcomes, value and communication issues across the brand lifecycle.

The role:

To provide expert support and assistance in the running of the Disease Specific Programmes (DSPs). Much of the work is unsupervised and the candidate has to ensure the successful timing of DSPs, from inception and design through to fielding and then final analysis/presentation. Working with the team of executives the manager must take the results and shape them into an initial presentation deck with insights and a clear flow.  The role will involve client liaison and assistance to the Director/Associate Director in the delivery of a wide variety of presentations and customised outputs. There is a clear career path within Adelphi Real World which provides a specific schedule of training appropriate to the role and the needs of the business. Appraisal systems are in place to provide monitoring and a platform for the candidate to develop. Adelphi Real World has a multidisciplinary team of experts in Diseases, Statistics, Heath Economics, Market Access, and Epidemiology so there is an opportunity to learn and experience a multi-perspective view on the pharmaceutical industry. 

Your initial responsibilities will include:

  • To coach and line manage selected staff.
  • Active management of all aspects of dedicated projects from design to analysis
  • To ensure external suppliers are appropriately briefed and deliver to the required dates set.
  • To develop and execute an analysis plan.
  • To manage the programme executives workload and provide appropriate coaching.
  • Acquire understanding of a specific disease area.
  • To implement and manage both on line and pen and paper research
  • To attend an participate in client meetings and deliveries
  • To ensure DSP quality standards are met.
  • Ensure client information/requirements are met; follow-up of clients.

The person:

  • Must hold a degree level qualification in a relevant discipline
  • Previous project management experience and a proven record of utilising various research techniques
  • Experience of large quantitative diary type studies would be a distinct advantage
  • A basic level of understanding of the therapeutic areas whilst working on specific Programmes.
  • A high level of numeracy, analytical, and interpretive as well as good organisational and time management skills.
  • A high level of interpersonal skills and working as a team player.
  • Excellent leadership skills.
  • Basic PowerPoint, Excel, Word are essential

ARW believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits include competitive salary, pension, performance related rewards, a generous holiday allowance, private health insurance and on-site gym membership, together with support for further qualifications, in a friendly and informal office environment. The position is based at our head office, in a stunning location just outside Manchester.

Application:

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV & covering letter to: Christi-ann Thornton, Senior Operations Manager, Christi-ann.Thornton@adelphigroup.com

Position: Project Director

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Real World
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Adelphi Real World is a global consultancy in healthcare.  We collect and interrogate real world data to aid the pharmaceutical industry in understanding the management and treatment of specific diseases. This understanding informs the successful development of pipeline assets and the positioning of inline products. Real world data can also be used to leverage Health Outcomes / Economic argumentation through statistically validated publications.

The role:

The primary purpose of this senior management role is to generate sales and oversee and direct the management of dedicated global client accounts and product lines. The role requires strong analytical skills and marketing insight and thorough understanding of the pharmaceutical marketplace.
Accountabilities

  • To generate sales specific to product lines responsible for, and to support other product lines.
  • To coach and line manage selected ARW staff.
  • Leads and directs the work of other members of the project team.
  • Sole responsibility of product lines. This includes:
    • Key liaison contact with the client
    • Participate actively in design and have final sign-off
    • Management and over-seeing of project team.
    • Liaison with clients to deliver outputs, to present data and solve client follow-up data requests
    • To further develop business with new and existing clients
  • Participate actively in the definition of new products/product lines.
  • Required to interpret complex information in order to develop solutions to client-specific problems, and direct others to accomplish and implement solutions to these problems.
  • Participate in internal & external company meetings.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Maintains contacts with key clients and other outside institutions that can help further the interests of the business and service to the clients.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all marketing efforts and business practices utilized by the department are of the highest ethical standard and to maintain quality standards.
  • Holistic responsibility of all product lines in order to better achieve company goals.
  • As a member of the Director team to contribute towards continued development of the overall ARW

The person:

  • Must hold a degree level qualification and also pharmaceutical experience within a similar role
  • A high level of interpersonal skills and working as a team player.
  • Good organisational and time management skills.
  • A high level of numeracy, analytical, and interpretive skills.
  • Excellent telephone manner.
  • Proactive approach to work.

Application:

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV & covering letter to: Christi-ann Thornton, Senior Operations Manager, Christi-ann.Thornton@adelphigroup.com

Position: Publications Manager

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Real World
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Randomized control trials (RCTs) are the established way for evaluation of the safety and efficacy of pharmaceuticals. Such studies are highly controlled and are typically conducted with a small and very specific population.  There is growing recognition of the need to supplement RCT data with observational/ non-interventional studies, exploring the management of specific disease in the “real world”. I.e. the treatment of various conditions under routine clinical practice rather than the controlled clinical trial environment, and the associated outcomes for patients and their caregivers.

Adelphi Real World is a global consultancy in healthcare and have conducted real world studies for over 20 years. Typical studies focus on generating real world evidence in terms of treatment patterns, patient and caregiver reported outcomes (PROs) and unmet needs, healthcare resource use (HCRU) and comparative effectiveness.  The real world evidence generated from our research is used to inform clinical development decisions, strategic marketing and assist in demonstrating product value for clients from the pharmaceutical industry.  Clients are increasingly communicating RWE through posters at therapy area conferences and manuscripts in industry journals.

The role

The growth and success of ARW in providing RWE has resulted in a significant number of publications being created internally. There is a need to formalise this process and achieve a consistency and quality across all our outputs.  To do this we need to organise co-ordination & overall management from manuscript planning, commissioning, and development to journal acceptance. Currently publications are handled individually by the therapy area teams however we now believe we need a centralised person to to achieve higher standards and consistency. The role will be a new one within ARW with the candidate having the freedom to set in place the systems and standards by which publications are managed and ensure the continuity of these systems. 
The role may also include the opportunity to engage in some of the writing of the manuscripts, this is open for discussion.

Your initial responsibilities will include:

Engage with the therapy area teams to:

  • Development and submission of abstracts
  • Gather any required author information such as approval, disclosures forms, address, education level, CVs etc
  • Manage on-going co-ordination
  • Coordinating author feedback (ARW and external authors)
  • Submit manuscript to journal completing relevant paperwork and ensuring format / style meets journal
  • Coordinating response to reviewers comments and re-submission process in a standard format
  • Provide high level guidance on potential medical journals / discussion section of the manuscripts
  • Critically review the standard of the manuscript and the standard of work provided by Medical Writers and provide feedback
  • Critically review results/Stats/Methods
  • Ensures the publication development process and all materials produced are in compliance with current relevant guidelines.
  • Manage our pool of freelance medical writers

The person

We believe the right candidate will be someone with around 2 yrs medical writing experience ideally working as part of an established team who understands all the process around medical publications.  This could be the next career step if they have an interest in RWE.

  • Experience of medical writing. (Essential).
  • Educated to at masters level could be PhD. (Essential)
  • Basic PowerPoint, Excel, and Word skills. (Essential)
  • A high level of interpersonal skills and a willingness to work collaboratively on projects as part of a wider team.
  • Highly motivated with a proactive approach to work.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good organisational and time management skills.
  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry.
  • A high level of numeracy, analytical, and interpretive skills.
  • Attention to detail.

ARW believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits include competitive salary, pension, performance related rewards, a generous holiday allowance, private health insurance and on-site gym membership, together with support for further qualifications, in a friendly and informal office environment.

The position is based at our head office in Bollington - a stunning location just outside Manchester and on the edge of the Peak District.

Please apply with a covering letter and CV including both your telephone and e-mail contact details to Eddie Jones (eddie.jones@adelphigroup.com)

Position: Research Associate

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Real World
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Adelphi Real World is a global consultancy in healthcare.  We collect and interrogate real world data to aid the pharmaceutical industry in understanding the management and treatment of specific diseases. This understanding informs the successful development of pipeline assets and the positioning of inline products. Real world data can also be used to leverage Health Outcomes / Economic argumentation through statistically validated publications.


The role:

This entry level role is to assist with the project team to provide support and development on Disease Specific Programmes (DSPs).  Thus, gaining a good understanding of all stages within the research process and a basic knowledge of research techniques.  To gain a good understanding of Adelphi Real World systems, processes and products. There is a clear career path within Adelphi Real World which provides on the job training. Assessment systems are in place to provide monitoring and a platform for the candidate to develop. ARW believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits include competitive salary, pension, performance related rewards, a generous holiday allowance, private health insurance and on-site gym membership, together with support for further qualifications, in a friendly and informal office environment. The position is based at our head office, in a stunning location just outside Manchester.

Your initial responsibilities will include:

  • To provide support on DSP’s (with supervision) through
    • Creation of DSP materials/questionnaires
    • Checking of translations with guidance
    • Exposure to briefing agencies
    • Exposure to working with Data Processing
    • Undertaking analysis of tabular data
    • Becoming familiar with your allocated disease areas
    • Attendance of internal meetings / client teleconferences
  • To be able to produce analysis and charts using powerpoint with supervision
    • Able to suggest ideas as to presentation of information
  • Able to assist in writing client reports with supervision
    • Interpret basic data in charts
    • Annotate basic figure comparisons
  • To monitor suppliers (fieldwork/DP databases)
    • Liasing and monitoring the progress of fieldwork

The person:

  • Must have recently achieved a degree level qualification in a relevant discipline
  • A high level of interpersonal skills and working as a team player.
  • Good organisational and time management skills.
  • A high level of numeracy, analytical, and interpretive skills.
  • Proactive approach to work.
  • Basic PowerPoint, Excel, Word are essential

Please apply with a covering letter and CV including both your telephone and e-mail contact details to our Senior Operations Manager, Christi-Ann Thornton (christi-ann.thornton@adelphigroup.com)

Position: Observational Research Director – Bespoke Team

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Real World
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Randomized control trials (RCTs) are the established way for evaluation of the safety and efficacy of pharmaceuticals. Such studies are highly controlled and are typically conducted with a small and very specific population.  There is growing recognition of the need to supplement RCT data with observational/ non-interventional studies, exploring the management of specific disease in the “real world”. I.e. the treatment of various conditions under routine clinical practice rather than the controlled clinical trial environment, and the associated outcomes for patients and their caregivers.

Adelphi Real World is a global consultancy in healthcare and have conduced real world studies for over 20 years. The Bespoke team at Adelphi Real World conduct primary data collection studies (chart reviews, cross sectional surveys – physicians, patients, caregivers, longitudinal studies), secondary data studies (analysis of existing datasets such as EMR and claims data) and provide client consultancy on the design of real world studies. 

Typical studies focus on generating real world evidence in terms of treatment patterns, patient and caregiver reported outcomes (PROs) and unmet needs, healthcare resource use (HCRU) and comparative effectiveness.  The real world evidence generated from our research is used to inform clinical development decisions, strategic marketing and assist in demonstrating product value for clients from the pharmaceutical industry.


The role

To join the Bespoke team in managing and conducting global non-interventional studies across a range of therapy areas to meet clients’ needs.  You will work collaboratively with an enthusiastic and cohesive team, supporting various research projects from study design through to reporting and publication.

This is a director level role and would suit someone who already has experience in conducting and leading either primary or secondary data collection studies (principally for HEOR clients) and who is looking for a new role. The team is a relatively small team within the wider Adelphi Real World and is growing rapidly in response to client’s needs, therefore there is a great opportunity to shape and develop the future of the team.

Your initial responsibilities will include:

  • Study design, this includes:
    • Working with clients to understand their evidence needs and assist with identifying appropriate research solutions
    • Identifying existing validated questionnaires and drafting new measures for data collection purposes
    • Drafting study protocols for EC/IRB review

 

  • Implementation and management of the research process
    • Key client contact throughout the lifespan of the study
    • Project leadership through all stages in conjunction with other team members - external agencies/ partners, physicians and hospitals, internal teams such as programming, operations, the data analytics and the health economics team

 

  • Analysis and reporting of results
    • Conducting analysis in conjunction with other team members (project exec, project manager, statistical and health economic teams)
    • Supporting completion of the final research report and the presentation of the study data
    • Authorship of publications - activities including abstracts, posters and manuscripts

 

  • New Business Development / Proposal writing
    • Responsible for leading responses and the writing of proposals
    • Developing on-going relationships with client companies

 

  • Developing other team members
    • Through on the job coaching and line management of junior team members

The person

  • Leadership qualities.
  • A drive to shape the future structure and success of the Bespoke team.
  • Experience of conducting non-interventional/ observational studies.
  • A high level of interpersonal skills and a willingness to work collaboratively on projects as part of a wider team.
  • Highly motivated with a proactive approach to work.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good organisational and time management skills.
  • A high level of numeracy, analytical, and interpretive skills.
  • Attention to detail.

There is a clear career path within ARW which provides on the job training and the Adelphi training programme. Assessment systems are in place to provide monitoring and a platform for the candidate to develop.

ARW believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits include competitive salary, pension, performance related rewards, a generous holiday allowance, private health insurance and on-site gym membership, together with support for further qualifications, in a friendly and informal office environment.

The position is based at our head office in Bollington - a stunning location just outside Manchester and on the edge of the Peak District.

Please apply with a covering letter and CV including both your telephone and e-mail contact details to our Senior Operations Manager, Christi-Ann Thornton (christi-ann.thornton@adelphigroup.com)

Position: Programmer/Scriptwriter

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Real World
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Adelphi Real World is a global consultancy in healthcare.  We collect and interrogate real world data to aid the pharmaceutical industry in understanding the management and treatment of specific diseases.

The main function of this role is to script complex projects (internet surveys) using the dedicated software Confirmit.  During busy periods you will be required to work across aspects of processing translation (knowledge of additional languages not essential) and data processing. This is a busy role that demands high levels of accuracy.

You will be given the opportunity to use your skills in:

  • Programming online surveys using, Confirmit
  • Checking online surveys for logic, text or translation errors pre-launch
  • Interpretation, resolution and ability to respond to queries from fieldwork agencies
  • Liaising and monitoring the progress of fieldwork within the online setting
  • Working with research teams to develop online solutions
  • Understanding script translation and data processing

The person:

  • Relevant experience within a web design/programming setting in Confirm
  • Experience with HTML and CSS markup and/or scripting with Javascript/Jquery would be an advantage
  • Experience with any other scripting language (C#, VBA etc.) would also be beneficial
  • Educated with a Computer Science/Mathematics background an advantage
  • Excellent level of numeracy, analytical, logical and interpretive skills
  • High level of interpersonal skills and working as a team player
  • Able to respond to changing requirements and project needs
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Work well under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Proactive approach to work

This is a challenging and rewarding role and we are keen to work with the right candidate to develop skills and experience in a role that is increasingly in demand in a fast moving technical environment.

ARW believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits include competitive salary, pension, performance related rewards, a generous holiday allowance, private health insurance and on-site gym membership, together with our friendly and informal office environment. The position is based at our head office, in a stunning location just outside Manchester.


Application:

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV & covering letter to: Christi-ann Thornton, Senior Operations Manager, christi-ann.thornton@adelphigroup.com.

Position: Data Processing Analyst

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Real World
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Adelphi Real World is a global consultancy in healthcare.  We collect and interrogate real world data to aid the pharmaceutical industry in understanding the management and treatment of specific diseases.


The role:


The main function of this role is to assist with the logistical and administrative support across all operations activities, with an emphasis on data processing fieldwork control and basic scripting. This is a busy role that demands high levels of accuracy and is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to be challenged, developed and valued.

The Data Analyst will:

  • Accurately track and monitor all fieldwork materials via different operational systems
  • Provide logistical support during fieldwork, analysis and processing of data both from pen and paper and online surveys using a variety of tools including but not limited to SPSS, Confirmit and Excel.
  • Liaise with external suppliers, operations teams and research teams to ensure the smooth and effective delivery of all projects.
  • Check online surveys for logic or text errors pre-launch.
  • Interpretation, resolution of and ability to respond to queries/requests from project teams and external agencies
  • Work with research teams to develop databases that meet their analysis requirements
  • Ability to work within other areas of Data Services such as script writing and translation of online surveys during high demand (knowledge of additional languages not required).

The person:

  • Mathematics or Computer Science background
  • Experience of SPSS, UNICOM® Intelligence Reporter and Confirmit would be a distinct advantage
  • Advanced Excel (Visual Basic experience would be advantageous)
  • Understanding of market research an advantage but not a necessity
  • Excellent level of numeracy, analytical, logical and interpretive skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Good communication skills – ability to communicate technical information to a non-technical audience
  • High level of interpersonal skills and working as a team player
  • Able to respond to changing requirements and project needs
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Work well under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Self-motivated, proactive approach to work

This is a challenging and rewarding role and we are keen to work with the right candidate to develop skills and experience in a role that is increasingly in demand in a fast moving technical environment.

ARW believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits include competitive salary, pension, performance related rewards, a generous holiday allowance, private health insurance and on-site gym membership, together with our friendly and informal office environment. The position is based at our head office, in a stunning location just outside Manchester.

Application:


If you are interested in this position, please send your CV & covering letter to: Christi-ann Thornton, Senior Operations Manager, Christi-ann.Thornton@adelphigroup.com.

Position: Observational Research Manager – Bespoke Team

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Real World
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Randomized control trials (RCTs) are the established way for evaluation of the safety and efficacy of pharmaceuticals. Such studies are highly controlled and are typically conducted with a small and very specific population.  There is growing recognition of the need to supplement RCT data with observational/ non-interventional studies, exploring the management of specific disease in the “real world”. I.e. the treatment of various conditions under routine clinical practice rather than the controlled clinical trial environment, and the associated outcomes for patients and their caregivers.

Adelphi Real World is a global consultancy in healthcare and have conduced real world studies for over 20 years. The Bespoke team at Adelphi Real World conduct primary data collection studies (chart reviews, cross sectional surveys – physicians, patients, caregivers, longitudinal studies), secondary data studies (analysis of existing datasets such as EMR and claims data) and provide client consultancy on the design of real world studies. 

Typical studies focus on generating real world evidence in terms of treatment patterns, patient and caregiver reported outcomes (PROs) and unmet needs, healthcare resource use (HCRU) and comparative effectiveness.  The real world evidence generated from our research is used to inform clinical development decisions, strategic marketing and assist in demonstrating product value for clients from the pharmaceutical industry.

The role

To join the Bespoke team in managing and conducting global non-interventional studies across a range of therapy areas to meet clients’ needs.  You will work collaboratively with an enthusiastic and cohesive team, supporting various research projects from study design through to reporting and publication.

This is a manager level role and would suit someone who already has some experience in conducting either primary or secondary data collection studies (principally for HEOR clients) and who is looking to develop and broaden their existing research skills in a commercial environment. The team is a relatively small team within the wider Adelphi Real World company and is growing rapidly in response to client’s needs.

Your initial responsibilities will include:

  • Study design, this includes:
    • Working with clients to understand their evidence needs and assist with identifying appropriate research solutions
    • Identifying existing validated questionnaires and drafting new measures for data collection purposes
    • Drafting study protocols for EC/IRB review
  • Implementation and management of the research process
    • Key client contact throughout the lifespan of the study
    • Project management through all stages in conjunction with other team members - external agencies/ partners, physicians and hospitals, internal teams such as programming, operations, the data analytics and the health economics team
  • Analysis and reporting of results
    • Conducting analysis in conjunction with other team members (project exec, project director, statistical and health economic teams)
    • Supporting completion of the final research report and the presentation of the study data
    • Authorship of publications - activities including abstracts, posters and manuscripts
  • New Business Development / Proposal writing
    • Responsible for writing sections of a proposal
    • developing on-going relationships with client companies
  • Developing other team members
    • Through on the job coaching and line management of junior team members

The person

  • Experience of conducting non-interventional/ observational studies. (Essential)
  • Educated to at least degree level in a relevant discipline. This may include science subjects, epidemiology, public health, medicine or health economics. (Essential)
  • Basic PowerPoint, Excel, and Word skills. (Essential)
  • A high level of interpersonal skills and a willingness to work collaboratively on projects as part of a wider team.
  • Highly motivated with a proactive approach to work.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good organisational and time management skills.
  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry.
  • A high level of numeracy, analytical, and interpretive skills. Knowledge of statistical approaches would be a distinct advantage.
  • Attention to detail.

There is a clear career path within ARW which provides on the job training and the Adelphi management training programme. Assessment systems are in place to provide monitoring and a platform for the candidate to develop.

ARW believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits include competitive salary, pension, performance related rewards, a generous holiday allowance, private health insurance and on-site gym membership, together with support for further qualifications, in a friendly and informal office environment.

The position is based at our head office in Bollington - a stunning location just outside Manchester and on the edge of the Peak District.

Please apply with a covering letter and CV including both your telephone and e-mail contact details to our Senior Operations Manager, Christi-Ann Thornton (christi-ann.thornton@adelphigroup.com)

Position: Observational Research Executive – Bespoke Team

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Real World
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Randomized control trials (RCTs) are the established way for evaluation of the safety and efficacy of pharmaceuticals. Such studies are highly controlled and are typically conducted with a small and very specific population.  There is growing recognition of the need to supplement RCT data with observational/ non-interventional studies, exploring the management of specific diseases in the “real world”. I.e. the treatment of various conditions under routine clinical practice rather than the controlled clinical trial environment, and the associated outcomes for patients and their caregivers.

Adelphi Real World is a global consultancy in healthcare and have conducted real world studies for over 20 years.  The real world evidence generated from our research is used to inform clinical development decisions, strategic marketing and assist in demonstrating product value for clients from the pharmaceutical industry.


The role

To assist with the Bespoke project team in conducting global non-interventional studies across a range of therapy areas to meet clients’ needs.  You will work collaboratively with an enthusiastic and cohesive team, supporting various research projects from study design through to reporting and publication.

This is a junior level role and would suit someone looking to develop existing research skills in a commercial environment.

Your initial responsibilities will include:

  • Participate actively in study design, this includes:
    • Working with clients to understand their evidence needs and assist with identifying appropriate research solutions.
    • Developing an understanding of different therapy areas through background research and literature searches
    • Identifying existing validated questionnaires and drafting new measures for data collection purposes.
    • Drafting study protocols.
  • Implementation of the research process
    • Document and study file management
    • Commissioning, briefing and management of external agencies/ partners
    • Recruiting, briefing and management of physicians and hospitals for participation in research projects.
    • Supporting applications for ethical approval of studies
    • Regular reporting of study updates and meeting minutes both internally and to the client
    • Quality checking of completed research
    • Liaison with internal teams such as programming, operations the statistical team and the health economics team.
  • Analysis and reporting of results
    • Conducting analysis in conjunction with other team members (project manager, statistical and health economic teams)
    • Supporting completion of the final research report and the presentation of the study data.
    • Supporting publication activities including abstracts, posters and manuscripts.
  • Proposal writing
    • Involvement in generating ideas in proposal meetings
    • Assisting in writing sections of the proposal

The person

  • A strong interest in research and willingness to develop skills required for the conduct of non-interventional/ observational studies. (Essential)
  • Educated to at least degree level in a relevant discipline. This may include science subjects, epidemiology, public health, medicine or health economics. (Essential)
  • Basic PowerPoint, Excel, and Word skills. (Essential)
  • A high level of interpersonal skills and a willingness to work collaboratively on projects as part of a wider team.
  • Highly motivated with a proactive approach to work.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry would be an advantage.
  • A high level of numeracy, analytical, and interpretive skills. Knowledge of statistical approaches would be a distinct advantage.
  • Attention to detail

There is a clear career path within ARW which provides on the job training. Assessment systems are in place to provide monitoring and a platform for the candidate to develop.

ARW believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits include competitive salary, pension, performance related rewards, a generous holiday allowance, private health insurance and on-site gym membership, together with support for further qualifications, in a friendly and informal office environment.

The position is based at our head office in Bollington - a stunning location just outside Manchester.

Please apply with a covering letter and CV including both your telephone and e-mail contact details to our Senior Operations Manager, Christi-ann Thornton (christi-ann.thornton@adelphigroup.com)

Position: Project Manager

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Real World (ARW)
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

We wish to appoint a Project Manager to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity for a hands-on professional with previous market research experience within an international consultancy or in the pharma industry.

Adelphi Real World provides global, in-depth understanding of clinical practice in distinct disease areas involving all stakeholders in a real world setting to address customised strategic marketing, business intelligence, health outcomes, value and communication issues across the brand lifecycle.


The role:

To provide expert support and assistance in the running of the Disease Specific Programmes (DSPs). Much of the work is unsupervised and the candidate has to ensure the successful timing of DSPs, from inception and design through to fielding and then final analysis/presentation. Working with the team of executives the manager must take the results and shape them into an initial presentation deck with insights and a clear flow.  The role will involve client liaison and assistance to the Director/Associate Director in the delivery of a wide variety of presentations and customised outputs. There is a clear career path within Adelphi Real World which provides a specific schedule of training appropriate to the role and the needs of the business. Appraisal systems are in place to provide monitoring and a platform for the candidate to develop. Adelphi Real World has a multidisciplinary team of experts in Diseases, Statistics, Heath Economics, Market Access, and Epidemiology so there is an opportunity to learn and experience a multi-perspective view on the pharmaceutical industry. 

Your initial responsibilities will include:

  • To coach and line manage selected staff.
  • Active management of all aspects of dedicated projects from design to analysis
  • To ensure external suppliers are appropriately briefed and deliver to the required dates set.
  • To develop and execute an analysis plan.
  • To manage the programme executives workload and provide appropriate coaching.
  • Acquire understanding of a specific disease area.
  • To implement and manage both on line and pen and paper research
  • To attend an participate in client meetings and deliveries
  • To ensure DSP quality standards are met.
  • Ensure client information/requirements are met; follow-up of clients.


The person:

  • Must hold a degree level qualification in a relevant discipline
  • Previous project management experience and a proven record of utilising various research techniques
  • Experience of large quantitative diary type studies would be a distinct advantage
  • A basic level of understanding of the therapeutic areas whilst working on specific Programmes.
  • A high level of numeracy, analytical, and interpretive as well as good organisational and time management skills.
  • A high level of interpersonal skills and working as a team player.
  • Excellent leadership skills.
  • Basic PowerPoint, Excel, Word are essential

ARW believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits include competitive salary, pension, performance related rewards, a generous holiday allowance, private health insurance and on-site gym membership, together with support for further qualifications, in a friendly and informal office environment. The position is based at our head office, in a stunning location just outside Manchester.

Application:

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV & covering letter to: Christi-ann Thornton, Senior Operations Manager, Christi-ann.Thornton@adelphigroup.com

Position: Senior Research Associate, Patient-Centered Outcomes

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Values
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Who we are: Adelphi Values is a leading health outcomes consultancy that works with a wide range of pharmaceutical and medical device companies. In the Patient-Centered Outcomes team we are global leaders in the selection, development, validation and use of Clinical Outcome Assessments (COA) including Patient-Reported Outcomes, Clinician-Reported Outcomes (ClinRO), Observer-Reported Outcomes (ObsRO) and Performance-Reported Outcomes (PerfO).  We are a friendly but dedicated team of researchers, proud of our high standards of scientific rigor and client service, committed to personal development and rewarding high performance. We are equally proud of our friendly, supportive culture and our approach to people and their working environment as we are of our reputation and high quality research which puts the patient at the centre of drug development.


What we do: Our purpose is to improve patients’ lives by informing healthcare decisions. In the Patient-Centered Outcomes team we do this primarily through supporting clients in the selection, development, validation and implementation of Clinical Outcome Assessments that form trial endpoints or are used in clinical practice.


What we are looking for: We are looking for a highly motivated Senior Research Associate with a passion for applying and enhancing their healthcare research skills in a challenging and rapid-moving field.  You will have a degree in health psychology, psychology, sociology or life sciences; a postgraduate qualification in psychology, health psychology or psychological research methods is desirable but not essential. In addition to demonstrating knowledge of literature research methodology, you will also have solid experience of qualitative and quantitative analysis methods. Fluency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, organisation skills, self-motivation, and very close attention to detail are essential, along with a team work ethos and an appetite for working in a fast-paced, fun environment.


How you fit in: With your background in social science or life science research you will join a dynamic team of researchers with a passion for excellence in research and client service. You will have a genuine interest in understanding, evaluating and communicating the patient perspective. You will have the opportunity to learn about many different diseases, health conditions and to develop your skills in a range of different research methodologies including qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods research.


This is an exciting and varied role in which you will be involved in studies focused on the selection, development, validation, and use of patient-reported outcomes and other health outcomes instruments (e.g. clinician-reported outcomes). You will be involved in all stages of the development and execution of studies such as developing proposals, conducting literature reviews, developing study protocols (both qualitative and quantitative), developing statistical analyses plans, preparing study documentation for ethical review (both UK and International), recruitment of study participants, interviewing of participants, qualitative coding and analysis, reporting results and writing presentations, conference abstracts/posters and journal manuscripts. You will be involved in multiple projects at any one time so good communication and organisational skills are essential for this role.


What we offer: We believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits package includes a competitive salary (with scope for increases based on performance), performance-related rewards, health insurance, a generous pension, and on-site gym membership. We are committed to your development, and we provide support for training and development in a friendly and informal office environment along with opportunities for progression. This position is based at our European head office, in a beautiful rural location just outside Manchester, UK, however the global nature of our business provides opportunities for travel and international working.


If you are looking to work in a professional, challenging, and rewarding environment where there is a real passion for delivering high quality work, please send your Resume / CV and a covering letter to hr.uk@adelphivalues.com


Recruiters
Adelphi Values does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Recruitment agencies should not send resumes to our HR team or to any of our employees. We are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies.

Position: Research Manager, Patient-Centered Outcomes

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Values
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Who we are: Adelphi Values is a leading health outcomes consultancy that works with a wide range of pharmaceutical and medical device companies. In the Patient-Centered Outcomes team we are global leaders in the selection, development, validation and use of Clinical Outcome Assessments (COA) including Patient-Reported Outcomes, Clinician-Reported Outcomes (ClinRO), Observer-Reported Outcomes (ObsRO) and Performance-Reported Outcomes (PerfO).  We are a friendly but dedicated team of researchers, proud of our high standards of scientific rigor and client service, committed to personal development and rewarding high performance. We are equally proud of our friendly, supportive culture and our approach to people and their working environment as we are of our reputation and high quality research which puts the patient at the centre of drug development.


What we do: Our purpose is to improve patients’ lives by informing healthcare decisions. In the Patient-Centered Outcomes team we do this primarily through supporting clients in the selection, development, validation and implementation of Clinical Outcome Assessments that form trial endpoints or are used in clinical practice.


What we are looking for: We are looking to recruit an ambitious individual to join our Patient-Centered Outcomes team in Bollington, Cheshire, UK.  The ideal candidate will have relevant qualifications in health psychology, psychology or related disciplines, some direct experience of PROs/clinical outcome assessments and will be looking to further enhance their skills in a dynamic global healthcare consultancy. Ideally you should have hands-on experience of developing and/or validating patient-reported outcome instruments or other clinical outcomes assessments to regulatory standards, a working knowledge of qualitative research methods, an understanding of clinical research, and an appreciation of the practical challenges of evaluating treatment benefits from a patient perspective. An understanding of statistical techniques used in psychometric validation would be an advantage.  Line management abilities as well as excellent communication and leadership skills are also highly desirable and being a good team player is essential.


How you fit in:  You will help manage projects and clients, brainstorm and prepare client proposals, secure future business, and manage and lead various types of projects related to selection, development and validation of health outcome assessments.  You will also play a key role in supporting more junior team members in terms of training and development and will generally be the primary client contact on a project.  This is an exciting and visible role with real potential for future growth and development in which you will help design, win and deliver important and innovative projects in the field of patient-reported outcomes.


What we offer: We believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits package includes a competitive salary (with scope for increases based on performance), performance-related rewards, health insurance, a generous pension, and on-site gym membership. We are committed to your development, and we provide support for training and development in a friendly and informal office environment along with opportunities for progression. This position is based at our European head office, in a beautiful rural location just outside Manchester, UK, however the global nature of our business provides opportunities for travel and international working.


If you are looking to work in a professional, challenging, and rewarding environment where there is a real passion for delivering high quality work, please send your Resume / CV and a covering letter to hr.uk@adelphivalues.com


Recruiters
Adelphi Values does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Recruitment agencies should not send resumes to our HR team or to any of our employees. We are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies.

Position: Research Manager

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Research
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Company:

Adelphi Research, part of Adelphi Group (an Omnicom Healthcare Company)

 

Job Location:

Based in our HQ office in Bollington, Cheshire, UK. Must have ability and willingness to travel widely within Europe, as required to deliver to clients

 

About Adelphi Research:

Adelphi Research is a leading market research-based consultancy with a focus purely on the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors. For over 25 years, we have partnered with most of the world’s leading Pharmaceutical Companies to design and deliver research solutions that generate meaningful insights and inspire commercial decision making.

From our HQ offices in the UK and USA, we provide global research coverage, with the majority of our projects being multi-country in nature, including a mix of Western Europe and the Nordics, North America, South America, Australia, China and Japan. We are increasingly delivering research projects with coverage of the Middle East, Eastern European and Russia.

 

The role

Due to successful client growth an opportunity has arisen for a Research Manager to join Adelphi Research based in our UK HQ office in Cheshire. The role is critical to our ability to deliver successfully to our clients so you must have excellent research and communication skills delivered in a client-centric and business-focused manner.

 

The Person:

Whilst you may have more experience in either quantitative or qualitative research, the role will require you to work across both research types.
You will already possess strong skills, knowledge and application of market research techniques that are beyond the basics: from innovative qualitative techniques to potentially more complex quantitative approaches. In addition, you will be highly curious with the ambition to master a broad range of approaches to solving our clients’ business questions.
You aspire to be a positive role model for others. This translates into showing strong leadership and responsibility in the team, both for your direct reports and also for those that you are working with on projects. You are able to develop and mentor others and ensure strong delivery through encouragement and constructive feedback.

 


Role requirements:


Our research managers have a crucial role in our client servicing team, taking day-to-day leadership and management of the delivery of high quality insights for our clients. It is expected that you will excel in designing and developing highly impactful approaches to answering our clients’ key business questions.  This will also be achieved with impeccable attention to detail in project management and getting the best out of our partners in the local markets where we work.
As a result of this strong project delivery, you will directly impact our closeness with our clients, instilling confidence and providing ongoing inspiration to delivery of insight.
While not a KPI as yet, the role is a springboard to key account management, and those in this role will enjoy engagement with client planning and ideation on ways to keep what we do with our clients fresh.
The role is also the beginning of people management responsibility, playing a part in the development and progression of our incoming graduates and executives in the team.


Core competencies - You must be able to demonstrate the following:

 

  • Evidence of exposure to all aspects of the market research processes from set up through to presentation; including competence in questionnaire/discussion guide design, project management, data analysis and interpretation and creation of presentations based on client objectives
  • Confidence and experience at presenting research finding to clients in a dynamic and clearly understood manner, in person and via telephone/WebEx
  • Ability to lead and deliver multi-country research assignments with minimal supervision. It is expected that you will lead some client engagements as the project lead, whilst for others, you may be working with a Research Director or Senior Director
  • Ability to contribute to proposals, or write end to end is a skill that is expected to develop in this role
  • Excellent organisation & communication skills
  • Attention to detail is crucial
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently motivated
  • Ability to motivate and deliver through others
  • And most importantly, passion for what you do and a personal desire to progress

 

Qualifications and Experience:

 

  • Evidence of exposure to all aspects of the market research processes from set up through to presentation; including competence in questionnaire/discussion guide design, project management, data analysis and interpretation and creation of presentations based on client objectives
  • Confidence and experience at presenting research finding to clients in a dynamic and clearly understood manner, in person and via telephone/WebEx
  • Ability to lead and deliver multi-country research assignments with minimal supervision. It is expected that you will lead some client engagements as the project lead, whilst for others, you may be working with a Research Director or Senior Director
  • Ability to contribute to proposals, or write end to end is a skill that is expected to develop in this role
  • Excellent organisation & communication skills
  • Attention to detail is crucial
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently motivated
  • Ability to motivate and deliver through others
  • And most importantly, passion for what you do and a personal desire to progress

 

Package:


Adelphi Research offer a competitive package based on experience, plus an annual incentive plan based on Company and personal performance. The role will attract a higher salary if you are already an experienced RM and can bring additional skills to our team, such as fluency in a relevant foreign language, or experience of more advanced research technique (e.g. quantitative segmentation, conjoint experience or qualitative projective techniques).
In addition to your salary package, we also provide:

  • Company laptop
  • Mobile phone
  • Free-gym membership
  • Health insurance (taxable benefit)
  • Pension benefits

 

Please apply with a covering letter and CV including both your telephone and e-mail contact details to our HR and Training Manager, Barbara Newall (barbara.newall@adelphigroup.com)

Position: Associate Director

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Research
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Company:

Adelphi Research, part of Adelphi Group (an Omnicom Healthcare Company)

 

Job Location:

Based in our HQ office in Bollington, Cheshire. Must have ability and willingness to travel widely within Europe, as required to deliver to clients

 

About Adelphi Research:

Adelphi Research is a leading market research-based consultancy with a focus purely on the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors. For over 25 years, we have partnered with most of the world’s leading Pharmaceutical Companies to design and deliver research solutions that generate meaningful insights and inspire commercial decision making.

From our HQ offices in the UK and USA, we provide global research coverage, with the majority of our projects being multi-country in nature, including a mix of Western Europe and the Nordics, North America, South America, Australia, China and Japan. We are increasingly delivering research projects with coverage of the Middle East, Eastern Europe and Russia.

 

The role:

Due to successful client growth an exciting opportunity has arisen for an Associate Director to join Adelphi Research.

The Associate Director role is the first stage of account management with significant client focus where you will showcase your research experience, commercial awareness and people skills. The role has focus on building and managing client relationships through the design and delivery of high quality, strategic insight (with some oversight and support from a Director or member of the Senior Management Team).
 

The Person:

You will be excited by the prospect of a role where the emphasis is on designing,

managing and delivering all aspects of work commissioned by our clients. You will find financial targets drive your performance and you are able to translate this into winning proposals and strong client relationships

You may have a particular talent in a specific area of market research, but are conversant across the full range of tools and techniques we use to address our clients’ business questions. 

You will want to play an important role in driving our business forward, both with clients and internally. Our company success is determined by individual drive and focus and you will want to support the development of more junior staff.

 

Role requirements:


Reporting directly to a Director or Senior Director, you will be heavily involved in leading the business through great client management, winning new business with existing and new clients, and being a role model for the wider team.

This role is the first step in leadership of client accounts and you enjoy the challenge of being the main point of contact and key decision maker. 

In conjunction with securing and growing clients, there are sales and profit targets associated with this role because of its importance to our business success.
The scope of work we deliver for our clients spans a range of qualitative and quantitative approaches.  Big picture thinking is essential in order to make what we learn actionable.  Mentoring talent within the team is critical to ensuring we continuously deliver impact from our work.

 

Core competencies- You must be able to demonstrate the following:


Company and Client Management

 

  • Lead for allocated clients, including ensuring influx of business (with support of Director / Senior Director)
  • Identify new business opportunities and gain meetings to build relationships that deliver RFPs
  • Develop key accounts
  • Design and produce outstanding / winning client proposals with minimal supervision
  • Achieve financial goals
  • Input into the commercial plans for your accounts
  • Excellent communication skills

 

Research and Delivery Expertise

  • Proficient in the design of high level custom qualitative and quantitative studies, with significant expertise in at least one area
  • Strong analytical skills and report design
  • Create and deliver visually impactful and action-focused presentations and reports with clear strategic guidance, efficiently and profitably (with some support)
  • Communicate your thinking with clarity to clients
  • Lead project teams by providing clear guidance and direction
  • Confident to foresee/avoid/manage problems and provide solutions

 

People Management

  • Understanding of, and input into, personal development for your direct reports
  • Skilful in providing both positive and critical feedback
  • A positive role model across the whole business driving team engagement and motivation

 

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Degree level qualified (2:1 as a minimum in a relevant area), ideally with a relevant advanced qualification (e.g. MSc, PhD, MBA)
  • 7+ years of market research experience
  • Significant healthcare/pharmaceutical research experience with proven track record of client delivery (input into proposals and research design, financial understanding, project management and great research deliverables)
  • Experience presenting research results to clients and able to communicate clearly and efficiently
  • Experience across all research approaches, but able to demonstrate expertise and client credibility in at least one area
  • Expertise and experience in specific therapy areas
  • Foreign languages are desirable

 

Package:

  • Adelphi Research offer a competitive remuneration package consisting of base salary, quarterly performance-based bonus and car allowance.
  • If you have expertise in advanced quantitative research (e.g. segmentation, conjoint etc.) and/or have strength and significant experience in oncology or haematology then this experience will be reflected in your package
  • In addition to your salary package, we also provide:
    • Company laptop
    • Mobile phone
    • Free-gym membership
    • Health insurance (taxable benefit)
    • Pension benefits

 

If you would like to discuss the opportunity with us informally, or apply for the role by sending a covering letter and CV (including both your telephone and e-mail contact details), please contact our HR and Training Manager, Barbara Newall (barbara.newall@adelphigroup.com)

Position: Research Director / Project Director

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Research
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Company:

Adelphi Research, part of Adelphi Group (an Omnicom Healthcare Company)

 

Job Location:

Based in our HQ office in Bollington, Cheshire, UK with potential for some remote working for the right candidate. Must have ability and willingness to travel widely within Europe, as required to deliver to clients

 

About Adelphi Research:

Adelphi Research is a leading market research-based consultancy with a focus purely on the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors. For over 25 years, we have partnered with most of the world’s leading Pharmaceutical Companies to design and deliver research solutions that generate meaningful insights and inspire commercial decision making.

From our HQ offices in the UK and USA, we provide global research coverage, with the majority of our projects being multi-country in nature, including a mix of Western Europe and the Nordics, North America, South America, Australia, China and Japan. We are increasingly delivering research projects with coverage of the Middle East, Eastern Europe and Russia.

 

The role:

Due to successful client growth an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Research Director to join Adelphi Research.

A strategic position focused on building and managing client relationships through the design and delivery of high quality, strategic insight. Most suited to a business-minded leader with extensive pharmaceutical market research experience, who wishes to impact the shape and future of our business.

 

The Person:

You will be excited by the prospect of designing, managing and delivering all aspects of work commissioned by our clients;

have a constant eye on creating and presenting high quality insights – putting spark into research opportunities with new clients and maintaining excitement and freshness in relationships with existing clients.

You may have a particular talent in a specific area of market research, but are conversant across the full range of tools and techniques we use to address our clients’ business questions. 

You will want to play an important role in our wider management team, and be highly engaged in shaping our direction.  Our company success is determined by individual drive and focus and you will want to be at the centre of this.

 

Role requirements:

Reporting directly to a member of our Senior Management Team (SMT) you will be heavily involved in leading the business through great client management, winning new business with existing and new clients, and being a role model for the wider team.

This role is the flesh and blood of our business, as our Directors provide the glue in our critical client relationships.  Clients are the reason we exist, and these relationships need to be nurtured, so that clients always say they feel Adelphi Research are an essential partner in their success.  This applies to existing clients as well as new clients. 

In conjunction with securing and growing clients, there are sales and profit targets associated with this role because of its importance to our business success.

The scope of work we deliver for our clients spans a range of qualitative and quantitative approaches.  Big picture thinking is essential in order to make what we learn actionable.  Mentoring talent within the team is critical to ensuring we continuously deliver impact from our work.

 

Core competencies- You must be able to demonstrate the following:


Company and Client Management

  • Lead for allocated clients, including ensuring influx of business
  • Identify new business opportunities and gain meetings to build relationships that deliver RFPs
  • Develop key accounts
  • Design and produce outstanding / winning client proposals
  • Achieve financial goals
  • Develop long term commercial plans for the business / your accounts
  • Excellent communication skills

 

Research and Delivery Expertise

  • Proficient in the design of high level custom qualitative and quantitative studies, with significant expertise in at least one area
  • Strong analytical skills and report design
  • Create and deliver visually impactful and action-focused presentations and reports with clear strategic guidance, efficiently and profitably
  • Communicate your thinking with clarity to clients
  • Lead project teams by providing clear guidance and direction
  • Confident to foresee/avoid/manage problems and provide solutions

 

People Management

  • Understanding of, and input into, personal development of all members of staff
  • Specific mentoring and career development responsibilities for direct reports
  • Skillful in providing both positive and critical feedback
  • A positive role model across the whole business driving team engagement and motivation

 

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Degree level qualified (2:1 as a minimum in a relevant area), ideally with a relevant advanced qualification (e.g. MSc, PhD, MBA)
  • 10+ years of market research experience, ideally within an agency environment. Client-side experience also desirable
  • Significant healthcare/pharmaceutical research experience with proven track record of client growth and delivery on financial goals
  • Experience across all research approaches, but able to demonstrate expertise and client credibility in at least one area
  • Expertise and experience in specific therapy areas
  • Foreign languages are desirable

 

Package:

  • Adelphi Research offer a competitive remuneration package consisting of base salary, quarterly performance-based bonus and car allowance.
  • If you have expertise in advanced quantitative research (e.g. segmentation, conjoint etc.) and/or have strength and significant experience in oncology or haematology then this experience will be reflected in your package
  • In addition to your salary package, we also provide:
    • Company laptop
    • Mobile phone
    • Free-gym membership (based at our office)
    • Health insurance (taxable benefit)
    • Pension benefits

 

If you would like to discuss the opportunity with us informally, or apply for the role by sending a covering letter and CV (including both your telephone and e-mail contact details), please contact our HR and Training Manager, Barbara Newall (barbara.newall@adelphigroup.com)

Position: Associate Medical Writer

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Communications
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Associate Medical Writer

THE OPPORTUNITY:
We are seeking motivated, enthusiastic individuals with a strong science background, who can demonstrate excellent verbal and written skills, for generating clear, accurate and creative work for a full-time position based at our global head office in Cheshire.

Adelphi Communications is a leading global agency providing comprehensive and innovative medical communication solutions to the healthcare industry. Our ethos − TOGETHER WE CAN − speaks to the importance we place on the relationships we build with our valued clients, with other key experts in science and medicine, and within our own staff teams.

Our business efforts focus on four principal disciplines

IMAGINE | ENGAGE | ARTICULATE | EDUCATE | ILLUMINATE

through which we channel our passion for simply and effectively commanding and communicating highly complex concepts across an impressive range of therapeutic areas. This gives us a compelling approach to developing inspiring solutions to the complex strategic challenges facing our clients.
    
With a vibrant team environment, intensive on-the-job coaching and a program of targeted training, supplemented by an excellent benefits package, Adelphi Communications provides the right setting for professionals who want to make a difference.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Produce high-quality written work to required specification
  • Awareness of client expectations
  • Build and sustain successful client relationships 

KEY COMPETENCIES:

  • High level of drive, motivation and initiative
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Close attention to detail
  • Ability to objectively assimilate information
  • Ability to accept and act upon constructive feedback

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Scientific knowledge and understanding
  • Proficiency in delivering high-quality written work
  • Aptitude for strategic thinking
  • Aptitude to apply knowledge and understanding of the pharmaceutical industry to address client needs

QUALIFICATIONS:

Degree (science, preferably life science); PhD or MSc (desirable)

Interested in applying? Please submit your CV together with a covering letter

CONTACT:   Kath Fallon — kath.fallon@adelphigroup.com
Adelphi Mill, Bollington, Cheshire SK10 5JB UK
Tel: Main +44 1625 575500; Fax: +44 1625 575853 www.adelphicommunications.com

Position: Experienced Medical Writer

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Communications
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

THE POSITION:

Experienced Medical Writer

THE OPPORTUNITY:

We are seeking enthusiastic and skilled Medical Writers with a proven ability for generating and leading clear, accurate and creative work for a full-time position based at our global head office in Cheshire.

Adelphi Communications is a leading global agency providing comprehensive and innovative medical communication solutions to the healthcare industry. Our ethos − TOGETHER WE CAN − speaks to the importance we place on the relationships we build with our valued clients, with other key experts in science and medicine, and within our own staff teams.

Our business efforts focus on five principal disciplines

IMAGINE | ENGAGE | ARTICULATE | EDUCATE | ILLUMINATE

through which we channel our passion for simply and effectively commanding and communicating highly complex concepts across an impressive range of therapeutic areas. This gives us a compelling approach to developing creative and inspiring solutions to the complex strategic challenges facing
our clients.
    
With a vibrant and sociable team environment, intensive on-the-job coaching and a program of targeted training, supplemented by an excellent benefits package, Adelphi Communications provides the right setting for professionals who want to make a difference.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Lead the delivery of multiple projects or programs of work in accordance with individual project briefs and overall account priorities
  • Apply knowledge and understanding of the pharmaceutical industry to address client needs
  • Build influential relationships through the application of strategic thinking

KEY COMPETENCIES:

  • High level of drive, motivation and initiative
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Close attention to detail
  • Ability to objectively assimilate information
  • Ability to accept and act upon constructive feedback

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Scientific knowledge and understanding
  • Proficiency in delivering high-quality written work
  • Presentation skills
  • Coaching and mentoring skills

QUALIFICATIONS:

Degree (science, preferably life science); PhD or MSc (desirable)

 

Interested in applying? Please submit your CV together with a covering letter
 

CONTACT:   Kath Fallonkath.fallon@adelphigroup.com

Adelphi Mill, Bollington, Cheshire SK10 5JB UK

Tel: Main +44 1625 577233

Direct +44 1625 578889

Fax: +44 1625 575853

www.adelphicommunications.com

Position: Value Consultant - Market Access Consultancy

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Values PROVE
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

What we’re looking for

With the continued growth of our market access and healthcare value demonstration activities we are seeking an ambitious senior manager level consultant with a genuine passion for understanding and communicating the value of healthcare. You should have a life sciences, health economics or public health degree, excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a broad experience of market access, health economics, healthcare policy, literature research, and evidence evaluation and, preferably, a relevant postgraduate qualification. You will be able to demonstrate expertise in healthcare value demonstration and have extensive experience in relevant research techniques, including literature reviews or payer research. You will also demonstrate the ability to undertake active business development and build client relationships to bring in new business opportunities. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented, experienced and ambitious individual with a proven track record.  If an empowering but professional environment is what you’re after – this position would be hard to beat.

How you fit in

The role involves creating and delivering solutions for clients that inform the development of value propositions and communications to optimise pricing, reimbursement and market access, working in collaboration with the Analyst team and with support from the Senior Directors within the business This includes building relationships with clients, ensuring high quality deliverables are produced, as well as managing and developing the Analysts within the project teams. In addition, this includes leading the development of proposals and generating new project opportunities with your client contacts. You will have an in-depth understanding of the perspectives and evidence needs of the numerous stakeholders involved in healthcare decision-making. Strong project leadership capabilities, a passion for developing self and others, strategic insight and a creative mind set are essential – as is an appetite for working hard and having fun.

What we offer

We believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits package includes a competitive salary, performance-related rewards, health insurance, pension, and gym membership. We provide support for further qualifications in a friendly and informal office environment. This position is based at our European head office, in a stunning location just outside Manchester, UK, however the global nature of our business provides real opportunities for international working and includes the prospect of short and long-term assignments in any of our locations.

If you wish to join our team of passionate people, please email your CV and accompanying letter describing why you feel you are suitable for this specific role to:
Laura Stanton (Human Resource – Europe)
hr.uk@adelphivalues.com

To all recruitment agencies:  Adelphi Values does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Recruitment agencies should not send resumes to our HR team or to any of our employees. We are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies.
To all applicants:  In line with legislation, this position is only open to candidates who have indefinite eligibility to work in the UK. Please provide relevant details of your eligibility within your application.

Position: Associate Value Consultant – Market Access Consultancy

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Values PROVE
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Who we are

Adelphi Values PROVE is a leading healthcare value consultancy that works with a range of healthcare product and service providers, aiding development and commercialisation.  We are passionate people working as integrated global teams, growing a respected healthcare value consultancy business that is committed to personal development and rewarding high performance.  We are as proud of our culture and our approach to people and their working environment as we are of our reputation and the things that make us unique.

What we do

Our purpose is to improve patients' lives by informing healthcare decisions.  To do this, we help our clients bring healthcare products and services to the market successfully by investigating, developing and communicating scientific evidence that defines value and informs decisions.

What we're looking for

With the continued growth of our market access and healthcare value demonstration activities, we are seeking an ambitious manager-level consultant with a genuine passion for understanding and communicating the value of healthcare.  You should have a life sciences or medical degree, experience in market access or HEOR, and preferably a relevant postgraduate qualification.  You will be able to demonstrate broad experience of market access, health economics, healthcare policy, literature research and evidence evaluation.

How you fit in

The role involves creating and delivering solutions for clients that inform the development of value propositions and communications to optimise pricing, reimbursement and market access, working in collaboration with the Analyst team and with support from the Senior Directors within the business.  This includes building relationships with clients, ensuring high quality deliverables are produced, as well as managing and developing the Analysts within the project teams.  You will have an in-depth understanding of the perspectives and evidence needs of the numerous stakeholders involved in healthcare decision-making.  Strong project leadership capabilities, a passion for developing self and others, strategic insight and a creative mind are essential, as is an appetite for working hard and having fun.

What we offer

We believe in rewarding high performance so our benefits package includes a competitive salary, performance-related rewards, health insurance, pension and gym membership.  We provide support for further qualifications in a friendly and informal office environment.  This position is based at our European head office in a stunning location just outside Manchester, UK, however the global nature of our business provides real opportunities for international working and includes the prospect of short and long-term assignments in any of our locations.

If you wish to join our team of passionate people, please email your CV and accompanying letter describing why you feel you are suitable for this specific role to:

Laura Stanton (Human Resources - Europe)

hr.uk@adelphivalues.com

To all recruitment agencies:  Adelphi Values does not accept unsolicited agency resumes.  Recruitment agencies should not send resumes to our HR team or to any of our employees.  We are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes from any recruitment agencies.

To all applicants:  In line with legislation, this position is only open to candidates who have indefinite eligibility to work in the UK.  Please provide relevant details of your eligibility within your application.

Position: Associate Value Consultant – Market Access and Health Economics Consultancy

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Values PROVE
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Who we are

Adelphi Values PROVE is a leading healthcare value consultancy that works with a range of healthcare product and service providers, aiding development and commercialisation. We are passionate people working as integrated global teams, growing a respected healthcare value consultancy business that is committed to personal development and rewarding high performance. We are as proud of our culture and our approach to people and their working environment, as we are of our reputation and the things that make us unique.

What we do

Our purpose is to improve patients’ lives by informing healthcare decisions. To do this we help our clients bring healthcare products and services to the market successfully by investigating, developing and communicating scientific evidence that defines value and informs decisions.

What we’re looking for

With the continued growth of our market access, health economics and healthcare value demonstration activities we are seeking an ambitious manager level Health Economist with a genuine passion for understanding and communicating the value of healthcare through economic modelling. You should have a post graduate qualification in Health Economics with experience of building cost-effectiveness economic models and budget impact models. You will be able to demonstrate experience of developing and interpreting economic models, and understanding systematic reviews and meta-analyses. The ability to demonstrate relevant research and technical skills, excellent analytical and writing skills, a creative mind set and a team work ethos is essential.

How you fit in

The role involves hands-on health economic modelling and budget impact modelling to optimise pricing, reimbursement and market access for clients, working in collaboration with the Health Economic Analyst team and with support from the Senior Health Economists within the business, this includes building relationships with clients, ensuring high quality deliverables are produced within budget and scope to client objectives, as well as managing and developing the Health Economic Analysts within the project teams. You will have an in-depth understanding of the perspectives and evidence needs of the numerous stakeholders involved in healthcare decision-making. Strong project leadership capabilities, a passion for developing self and others, and a drive for continued development and innovation are essential, as is an appetite for working in a fast-paced environment (and having fun)!

What we offer

We believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits package includes a competitive salary, performance-related rewards, health insurance, pension, and gym membership. We provide support for further qualifications in a friendly and informal office environment. This position is based at our European head office, in a stunning location just outside Manchester, UK, however the global nature of our business provides real opportunities for international working and includes the prospect of short and long-term assignments in any of our locations.

If you wish to join our team of passionate people, please email your CV and accompanying letter describing why you feel you are suitable for this specific role to:
Laura Stanton (Human Resource – Europe)
hr.uk@adelphivalues.com 

To all recruitment agencies:   Adelphi Values does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Recruitment agencies should not send resumes to our HR team or to any of our employees. We are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies.

To all applicants: in line with legislation, this position is only open to candidates who have indefinite eligibility to work in the UK. Please provide relevant details of your eligibility within your application.

Position: Sr. Research Associate – West Coast

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Values
Location: Hermosa Beach, CA, US

Job Description

What we are looking for:  We are looking to recruit a Sr. Research Associate to our Patient-Centered Outcomes team to apply and enhance their healthcare research skills in a challenging and rapidly-changing field. This is an exciting and varied role in which you will contribute to projects focused on the selection, development, evaluation, and implementation of Clinical Outcome Assessments (COA).  COA studies are primarily focused on Patient-Reported Outcomes, but may also include Clinician-Reported Outcomes and Observer-Reported Outcomes. Please note that this position is to be based in Hermosa Beach, CA.

How you fit in:  You will have a Bachelor’s degree in health psychology, psychology, sociology or life sciences and experience working in the field of outcomes research. A relevant Master’s degree is strongly preferred. You will demonstrate your knowledge of literature research methodology as well as experience in qualitative and quantitative analysis methods. You will have the ability to work independently with appropriate guidance from the Project Lead. Knowledge of the pharmaceutical drug development process is a preferred.

What we offer: We believe in rewarding high performance and ongoing career development. Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, performance-related rewards, a comprehensive health and welfare benefits package, 401k with employer match and gym membership. Our modern and contemporary Hermosa Beach office is located in the heart of South Bay, right off Pacific Coast Highway.

Contact: Kristen Shah (Kristen.Shah@adelphivalues.com)

 

Recruiters

Adelphi Values does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Recruitment agencies should not send resumes to our HR team or to any of our employees. We are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies.

Position: Research Associate

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Values
Location: Boston, US

Job Description

What we are looking for:  We are looking to recruit a Research Associate to our Patient-Centered Outcomes team to apply and enhance their healthcare research skills in a challenging and rapidly-changing field. This is an exciting and varied role in which you will contribute to projects focused on the selection, development, evaluation, and implementation of Clinical Outcome Assessments (COA).  COA studies are primarily focused on Patient-Reported Outcomes, but may also include Clinician-Reported Outcomes and Observer-Reported Outcomes.


How you fit in:  You will have a Bachelor’s degree in health psychology, psychology, sociology or life sciences. A relevant Master’s degree is preferred. You will have the ability to demonstrate your knowledge of literature research methodology as well as experience in qualitative and quantitative analysis methods. Knowledge of the pharmaceutical drug development process is a plus.


What we offer: We believe in rewarding high performance and ongoing career development. Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, performance-related rewards, a comprehensive health and welfare benefits package, 401k with employer match and gym membership. This position is based at our headquarters office in Boston, MA, a short walk from South Station, in what was named one of the coolest office spaces in Boston by Boston.com!

Recruiters
Adelphi Values does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Recruitment agencies should not send resumes to our HR team or to any of our employees. We are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies.

please send your CV & covering letter to Kristen.shah@adelphivalues.com

Position: Research Associate

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Real World
Location: Bollington, UK

Job Description

Adelphi Real World is a global consultancy in healthcare.  We collect and interrogate real world data to aid the pharmaceutical industry in understanding the management and treatment of specific diseases. This understanding informs the successful development of pipeline assets and the positioning of inline products. Real world data can also be used to leverage Health Outcomes / Economic argumentation through statistically validated publications.

The role:

This entry level role is to assist with the project team to provide support and development on Disease Specific Programmes (DSPs).  Thus, gaining a good understanding of all stages within the research process and a basic knowledge of research techniques.  To gain a good understanding of Adelphi Real World systems, processes and products. There is a clear career path within Adelphi Real World which provides on the job training. Assessment systems are in place to provide monitoring and a platform for the candidate to develop. ARW believe in rewarding high performance – so our benefits include competitive salary, pension, performance related rewards, a generous holiday allowance, private health insurance and on-site gym membership, together with support for further qualifications, in a friendly and informal office environment. The position is based at our head office, in a stunning location just outside Manchester.

Your initial responsibilities will include:

  • To provide support on DSP’s (with supervision) through
    • Checking of translations with guidance
    • Exposure to briefing agencies
    • Undertaking analysis of tabular data
    • Becoming familiar with your allocated disease areas through reading
    • Exposure to pilot exercises
    • Attendance of internal/external presentations
  • To be able to produce analysis and charts using powerpoint with supervision
    • Able to suggest ideas as to presentation of information
  • Able to assist in writing client reports with supervision
    • Interpret basic data in charts
    • Annotate basic figure comparisons
  • To be aware of the process/principals of coding and its implications
  • To monitor suppliers (fieldwork/DP databases)
    • Liasing and monitoring the progress of fieldwork

The person:

  • Must have recently achieved a degree level qualification in a relevant discipline
  • A high level of interpersonal skills and working as a team player.
  • Good organisational and time management skills.
  • A high level of numeracy, analytical, and interpretive skills.
  • Excellent telephone manner.
  • Proactive approach to work.
  • Basic PowerPoint, Excel, Word are essential

Application:

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV & covering letter to: Christi-ann Thornton, christi-ann.thornton@adelphigroup.com

Position: Scientific Projects Leader

Closing Date: Ongoing
Company: Adelphi Communications
Location: Bollington, Macclesfield, Cheshire, UK

Job Description

THE OPPORTUNITY:

We are seeking enthusiastic and skilled individuals with a proven ability for leading a scientific services project team in the delivery of clear, accurate and creative work for a full-time Scientific Projects Leader position based at our global head office in Cheshire.

Adelphi Communications is a leading global agency providing comprehensive and innovative medical communication solutions to the healthcare industry. Our ethos − TOGETHER WE CAN − speaks to the importance we place on the relationships we build with our valued clients, with other key experts in science and medicine, and within our own staff teams.

Our business efforts focus on four principal disciplines IMAGINE | ENGAGE | ARTICULATE | EDUCATE through which we channel our passion for simply and effectively commanding and communicating highly complex concepts across an impressive range of therapeutic areas. This gives us a compelling approach to developing inspiring solutions to the complex strategic challenges facing our clients.

With a vibrant team environment, intensive on-the-job coaching and a program of targeted training, supplemented by an excellent benefits package, Adelphi Communications provides the right setting for professionals who want to make a difference.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Lead the delivery of multiple projects or programs of work in accordance with individual project briefs and overall account priorities
  • Apply knowledge and understanding of the pharmaceutical industry to address client needs
  • Build influential relationships through the application of strategic thinking

KEY COMPETENCIES:

  • Leadership skills
  • High level of drive, motivation and initiative
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Close attention to detail
  • Ability to objectively assimilate information
  • Ability to accept and act upon constructive feedback

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Scientific knowledge and understanding
  • Proficiency in delivering high-quality written work
  • Presentation skills
  • Coaching and mentoring skills

QUALIFICATIONS:

Degree (science, preferably life science); PhD or MSc (desirable)

Interested in applying? Please submit your CV together with a covering letter

CONTACT:   Martina Carolan — martina.carolan@adelphigroup.com
Adelphi Mill, Bollington, Cheshire SK10 5JB UK
Tel: Main +44 1625 577233; Direct +44 1625 578889; Fax: +44 1625 575853

www.adelphicommunications.com