Senior Manager, Consulting

Exact Sciences   •  

Madison, WI

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


8 - 10 years

Posted 71 days ago

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Summary of Major Responsibilities

The Senior Manager, Consulting is a cross-functional internal consultant to the business that will work with the leadership team to complete a wide range of quantitative and qualitative analyses to help inform company strategy and run the business more effectively. This role will run with strategic initiatives such as war gaming and scenario planning.

The role requires a unique blend of technical excellence in addition to the ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks with competing deadlines. The Sr Manager, Consulting is integral to the success of the organization and works closely with a variety of stakeholders; technical and research, in order to drive the delivery and quality of required programming and results tables.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Include but are not limited to the following:

  • Support fact-based decision-making and measurement of operational effectiveness (i.e. new process operating as designed) and/or economics (i.e. ROI) of company initiatives
  • Drive annual operating process, war gaming/scenario planning exercises, and market trends
  • Analyze company data to identify trends, issues and opportunities for improvement
  • Evaluate the market opportunity and/or business impact of new products and/or strategies
  • Liaise with other business units as needed, including (but not limited to) finance, business development, lab, operations, sales, and marketing
  • Effectively compile and communicate findings to leadership or stakeholders verbally, visually and in writing
  • Support the leadership team with Board of Director communications and presentations
  • Perform ad hoc reporting and analysis, as needed
  • Ability to work seated for approximately 90% of a typical working day Ability to work standing for approximately 10% of a typical working day
  • Ability to work in front of a computer screen and/or perform typing for approximately 90% of a typical working day
  • Regular and reliable attendance
  • Support and comply with the company’s Quality Management System policies and procedures


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a science or related field
  • 8+ years of relevant analytics business experience
  • 1+ years of leadership experience with demonstrated success in employee development, coaching, hiring and performance management
  • Biotech or Pharmaceutical industry experience
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills
  • Strong analytical skills, business intuition, and ability to build consensus across functions
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, ability to operate in a matrixed cross-cultural and cross-functional environment
  • Adaptable, open to change and able to work in ambiguous situations and respond to new information or unexpected circumstances
  • Authorization to work in the United States without sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with data analytics software such as Tableau and/or PowerBI
  • Working understanding of database design