Healthcare Research Associate
GLG is the world’s largest membership network for one-on-one professional learning, comprising more than 500,000 thought leaders and practitioners, including business leaders, scientists, academics, former public sector leaders and the top subject matter specialists. We serve users at more than 1,400 client companies in 40 countries. These clients include Fortune 500 companies in nearly every sector and the leading professional services firms and financial institutions.
The EMEA Financial Services team, based in London, serves users at the leading financial institutions in the EMEA region, including some of the world’s largest Private Equity funds, Hedge funds, Mutual and Sovereign Funds. Our state-of-the-art office space in London is located in One Fitzroy Place, in the heart of one of the most vibrant neighbourhoods in London, Fitzrovia.
Research teams are the engine of GLG. We work across industries, becoming the experts on our experts, helping our clients find the insight they need from leading doctors, academics, scientists, policy specialists, strategists, executives and other professionals with years of on-the-ground experience. And then we propose creative learning solutions – from phone consultations and one-on-one meetings to surveys, roundtables, reports, and site tours. We also welcome our experts and other guest speakers to teach us what they know – because our learning mission extends to ourselves as well as our clients.
GLG is seeking new and recent graduates to join our Healthcare Research Associate Program in London, who have a strong interest in excelling at best-in-class client service in a fast growth, and team-oriented environment.
After completing an initial training period, Healthcare Research Associates spend the first six to nine months focused on recruiting and introducing new experts into GLG’s global membership and learning client service skills. After nine to twelve months, Healthcare Research Associates are promoted to Senior Healthcare Research Associates after achieving specific quantitative and qualitative goals. Senior Healthcare Associates work directly with our clients to help them learn and make better decisions every day. Senior Healthcare Research Associates do so by facilitating custom learning solutions and expanding their account management responsibilities and healthcare domain knowledge.
Senior Healthcare Research Associates can rapidly progress into full account management roles, as well as Team Leadership in as little as three years, with growing responsibility to program and host healthcare thematic content for clients.
Healthcare Research Associate Responsibilities Include:
After achieving the goals of an Associate within nine to twelve months, key Senior Healthcare Research Associate responsibilities include:
As a Healthcare Research Associate, you will learn skills such as:
GLG seeks graduate applicants with a postdoctoral qualification (PhD) in a medical or life sciences subject, who also have a minimum 2.1 (or equivalent) Bachelors (BSc) or Master’s (MSc) degree from a top-tier university. Candidates can join GLG before their viva date if they have finalised and submitted their doctoral thesis.
Candidates with an undergraduate degree (BSc or MSc) in a medical or life sciences subject and at least 12 months experience in a healthcare consultancy or healthcare investment research role, are also welcome to apply for the role.
We look for individuals who are passionate about our mission to transform how professionals learn and who embody GLG’s values: learning and curiosity, responsibility, courage, judgment, fresh perspective, service, and integrity.
The following requirements will strengthen your application: