Optimization Consultant – Life Sciences (NJ)
At N-SIDE, we turn the most complex challenges into opportunities. We are an international and dynamic team of passionate and innovative mathematicians, software engineers and business experts. Our integrated optimization solutions facilitate complex business decision-making processes using Data Analytics and Machine Learning.
As an Optimization Consultant in Life Sciences at N-SIDE you will optimize the management of clinical trials’ supply chain of different pharmaceutical companies. By using our unique CT-FAST software, you will support Clinical Trial Supply managers to reduce their costs and better manage their risks with advanced forecasting, simulation & optimization technologies.
- Innovative optimization solutions:
Optimization is both interesting and challenging. To bring value to our clients, we use the latest technologies in advanced business analytics: simulation & optimization techniques. You will learn to use our CT-FAST optimization solution to provide operational and strategic added value for our pharmaceutical partners. You will help them manage risk for patients and decrease cost of projects.
- Project management:
Our projects typically involve many stakeholders from different responsibility levels and departments from production, supply chain, clinical team, process support, procurement, sales, etc. Working as part of a team with consultants from different backgrounds, you will be in charge of client projects dealing with drug planning, budget and quality.
- Client relationship:
Building strong relationships with our clients is key. You will need to communicate clearly to describe our analytical approach to clients as well as to understand client needs. Defining requirements, gathering information and data, identifying key parameters, constraints and flexibilities for optimization, and explaining project outcomes will be a main part of project work. You will also be responsible to train client staff in applying the solutions as well as be part of the change management process at the client side as recommendations are implemented. Effective communication across different responsibility levels and departments is crucial to success.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities;
- Technical background and Interest in mathematical modeling and analytics;
- Prior experience in Clinical Trial Supplies and/or Supply Chain is a strong asset;
- Good project management skills with strong proactive and constructive approach;
- Business and customer oriented with strong communication skills;
- Team spirit, creativity, sense of initiative and responsibility;
- US Citizens or Permanent Residents only.