Navigant Consulting Inc Senior Consultant - Life Science - San Francisco, CA in San Francisco, California

Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global professional services firm that helps clients take control of their future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge, substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help clients build, manage and/or protect their business interests. With a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and significant regulatory or legal pressures, the Firm primarily serves clients in the healthcare, energy and financial services industries. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More information about Navigant can be found at

Navigant Life Sciences is the Life Science strategic consulting arm of

the Navigant Consulting Health Care Practice. Our clients include

companies in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, drug

delivery and diagnostic industries.

Navigant Life Science’s culture is distinguished by its collegial,

team approach. We value hard work of the highest quality and also

encourage creativity and entrepreneurship. Our offices are located

in New York, Boston, Princeton, Chicago, San Francisco, London,

Beijing and Shanghai.


  • Day-to-day management of consulting assignments

  • Regular interactions with clients

  • Analyzing scientific, clinical, financial and strategic information to discern the business implications of new technologies and emerging trends

  • Conducting primary research interviews with clinicians, thought leaders, and executives in the healthcare industry and related fields

  • Managing and mentoring junior staff

  • Preparing and presenting written reports to Navigant senior management and clients

  • Travel is project dependent but averages 15 to 20 percent

  • Qualified candidates must be able to understand and clearly communicate the clinical and business implications of technically complex products and services.

  • Candidates should possess strong analytical skills and a deep interest in healthcare. We seek candidates with strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Candidates should be strong team players, take initiative, and think strategically and creatively.

  • An MBA with prior work experience in the healthcare industry; a PhD in a science-related field; or a BS or BA degree with 2+ years of Life Science Consulting experience are preferred.

  • Frequently communicates with clients and coworkers and must be able to share information effectively

  • Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills

  • Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently

  • Flexibility and responsiveness in managing multiple projects in sometimes high-pressure situations simultaneously

  • Able to travel via airplane with minimal assistance to client sites across the US and potentially internationally

  • Usually remains stationary for the majority of the day

  • Regularly uses close visual acuity and operates computer equipment to prepare and analyze and transmit data

The company offers competitive compensation packages including an incentive compensation plan, comprehensive medical/dental/life insurance, 401(k) and employee stock purchase plans.

Navigant does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Navigant and Navigant will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

Navigant is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Navigant will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.