Managing Consultant - Life Sciences

Job Locations US-MA-Boston
Job Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(11/2/2023 12:45 PM)
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Overview / About us

Lumanity is dedicated to improving patient health by accelerating and optimizing access to medical advances.  We partner with life sciences companies around the world to generate evidence to demonstrate the value of their product, translate the science and data into compelling product narratives, and enable commercial decisions that position these products for success in the market. We do this through strategic and complimentary areas of focus: Asset Optimization and Commercialization, Value, Access, and Outcomes, Medical Strategy and Communications, and Real-World Evidence.


Clarion, a Lumanity Business, is a life sciences strategy consulting firm in Boston seeking intellectually curious, team-oriented individuals eager to roll up their sleeves and help biopharma clients address their most important challenges. At Clarion, you will gain exposure to a wide range of projects across the pharma and biotech product life cycle, ranging from pre-commercial strategy and pipeline prioritization to the design of patient support programs and new product launches.

Responsibilities / Position overview

We are seeking life sciences professional to join our Clarion consulting team. As Manager, you play a key role in both project execution and case team leadership by leveraging your experience and expertise to deliver high-quality work while providing direction to case teams and fostering client relationships. As a member of the management team, you will also help to shape the strategic direction of the firm by supporting and eventually leading business development efforts and making significant contributions to internal initiatives.


Primary responsibilities include:

  • Oversee day-to-day activities of multiple, concurrent project teams across therapeutic areas, value chains, and project types, including guiding the work of others and fostering a team environment
  • Structure overall project workplan and resource allocation, involving both qualitative and quantitative research and analysis
  • Act as a valued thought leader and primary point of contact with senior-level clients
  • Communicate insights and recommendations to clients, working directly with them to shape their thinking on case and broader organizational issues
  • Support business development efforts and initiatives, including capability presentations and proposal writing
  • Make significant contributions to internal firm initiatives to continuously improve efficiency, quality of work, and/or overall firm culture
  • Mentor and coach junior staff in formal and informal situations



  • Advanced degree (PhD/post-doc, MD, MBA, 2-year master’s) in a life sciences or health-related field and 4+ years of full-time experience in the life sciences consulting or biopharma industry OR bachelor’s degree with 5+ years of direct and relevant life sciences consulting experience
  • Experience leading workstreams and multiple teams simultaneously
  • Experience developing relationships with senior-level life science executives
  • Demonstrated quantitative aptitude
  • Solid critical thinking ability
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Advanced PowerPoint and Excel skills
  • Periodic travel may be required


We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package


Further insight into Clarion, a Lumanity Business

Clarion is a life sciences strategy and organizational consultancy that works together with its clients to envision, craft, and enable growth through innovation and leadership. Across therapeutic categories, Clarion collaborates deeply with its clients to tackle their most complex cross-functional business challenges and decisions throughout the product and company lifecycle. From start-up to global multinational companies, Clarion helps assemble and deliver on inspired strategies that require creativity, insight, and collaboration. Clarion builds leaders across the life sciences industry.


Lumanity brings together a unique and diverse collection of deeply experienced industry pioneers, data luminaries, subject matter experts, and proven problem-solvers with advanced clinical, scientific, and functional capabilities. We support both pharmaceutical and biotech companies throughout the development pathway from asset identification or acquisition through to launch and commercialization.


We bring an exciting mix of seasoned consultants with real world industry experience to stretch our clients thinking, so decisions are based on a carefully considered and insightful view of the current and future market landscape.


Clarion partnered with Lumanity in October 2022.




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