McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Canada, we touch the lives of 12 million Canadians every day. We carry more than 35,000 products in 17 distribution centers and ultimately provide distribution to 6,300 retail pharmacies, 1,350 hospitals, long-term care centers, clinics and institutions all over Canada. But we're so much more than a distribution company. We've automated 2,500 retail pharmacies and dispense over 100 million doses a year through our automation solutions. Manufacturers, healthcare providers and patients count on us for a full range of services that contribute to the quality and safety of care for us all.
At McKesson Canada, you’ll help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.
McKesson’s Corporate Strategy & Business Development team (CSBD) is responsible for developing and deploying strategies to protect and grow the enterprise. CSBD operates at the highest levels within the organization and, as such, is seeking a high-performing, results-driven Associate who will support the identification, evaluation, and communication of strategic opportunities across the organization.
The CSBD Manager will be tasked with supporting CSBD and business unit teams in delivering high-priority strategic projects that advance McKesson’s competitive position in support of the enterprise mission to achieve better business health for the company and its customers. Responsibilities for the Associate role may include:
Establishing analytical frameworks and conducting complex business analyses
Develop strategic insights to drive business leadership decisions
Supporting inorganic growth opportunity (M&A) exploration and supporting transactions
Conducting external research / data gathering and analysis
Collecting and analyzing market data
Supporting CSBD and BU leadership to help them achieve project objectives
Managing and supporting strategic projects independently and delivering high-quality work products for successful completion
Collaborating with stakeholders across the enterprise
Creating high-quality presentations / deliverables for various internal and external audiences
Adding to CSBD’s knowledge base from your project experience
Contributing to the strength of CSBD’s team culture and community
5+ years of prior strategy or healthcare consulting and / or relevant industry experience preferred
In order to be successful in this challenging and high-impact role, the successful candidate will have a track record of:
- Quickly climbing the learning curve in new subject areas
- Building a strong working knowledge of the stakeholders and dynamics in healthcare
- Supporting the delivery of high-impact strategic projects
- Project management experience
- Driving complex company, customer, and market analyses
- Establishing collaborative working relationships with diverse stakeholders
- Working independently to deliver high-quality work products
- Communicating clearly and concisely in both oral and written formats
- Demonstrating creativity in leveraging diverse tools to deliver project work
- Contributing to the strength of CSBD’s team culture and community
4-year Bachelor's degree in business, finance, or other relevant field
Masters of business administration (strongly preferred)
- General office demands. Occasional travel (~20%).