Senior Healthcare Industry Analyst, Manchester

Job Description

Fitch Solutions is a leading provider of data, research, and analytics that help clients effectively manage credit risk, gain valuable insights into the debt investment market, and obtain comprehensive intelligence about the macroeconomic environment. Our platform, Fitch Connect, is designed using our credit, macro, and industry expertise to support more informed decision-making.

We are currently seeking a Senior Healthcare Industry Analyst to join our BMI Healthcare Industry division in our Manchester office. This hybrid role requires a minimum of two days per week at our city centre office. In this position, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with teams and colleagues across multiple geographic locations, engage with clients, and contribute to thought leadership in the healthcare sector.

What We Offer:

  • An excellent development opportunity with collaborative work internally and involvement in client engagements
  • High visibility in the BMI Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare & Medical Devices Analyst hub
  • Responsibility for informing senior decision makers in financial institutions, consultancies, government agencies, and multinational corporations
  • Contribution to thought leadership in the healthcare space
  • Participation in a collaborative team of analysts with deep expertise in their areas of coverage

We'll Count on You To:

  • Conduct research and generate views and forecasts in various healthcare sub-sectors
  • Assume leadership responsibilities within your team and mentor teammates
  • Research, generate, and update views on geographic markets and therapy areas
  • Constructively challenge and debate colleagues' views
  • Utilize macroeconomic and political risk knowledge to support healthcare views
  • Exhibit Fitch Solutions' working culture, including proactivity, enthusiasm, professionalism, strong communication, and excellent analytical standards

What You Need to Have:

  • Prior research and analytical experience in life sciences, preferably pharmaceuticals or healthcare
  • Degree or post-graduate level qualification in life sciences
  • Passion for economics and/or politics and their impact on the healthcare industry
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experienced presenter who can tailor views for different audiences

What Would Make You Stand Out:

  • Ability to work independently while maintaining a collaborative approach
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Commercial mindset and understanding of business intelligence

Why Fitch?

At Fitch Group, we value the power of global perspectives. Our diverse culture encourages the free exchange of ideas, ensuring that every team member's voice is heard and their work has an impact. As a global leader in financial information services, we offer opportunities for growth and a chance to be part of something incredible. Join us on our journey and become a member of the Fitch Group family.

Fitch Group is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

This employer is a corporate member of myGwork, the business community for LGBTQ professionals, students, inclusive employers, and anyone who believes in workplace equality.

10 Interview Questions You Might Get Asked

These are questions that we think might come up at some point during the interview process. It's worth prepping answers for the questions below, as well as other key areas you think will be important to secure the role.

  • What is your experience in the life sciences, particularly in the pharmaceutical or healthcare sectors?
  • How familiar are you with the fundamentals of the healthcare market?
  • Do you have a degree or post-graduate qualification in life sciences?
  • What is your knowledge of economics and politics and how they impact the healthcare industry?
  • Can you provide examples of your written communication skills?
  • Have you had experience presenting or public speaking?
  • Can you work independently while also being a team player?
  • How do you handle time pressure and deadlines?
  • Do you have experience organizing and holding others accountable?
  • Are you commercially minded and familiar with the business intelligence value proposition?

5 Questions You Could Ask

Based on the job description above, here are 5 questions we think you could ask during your interview. Use them as a guide to help you write your own questions.

Remember: Always have at least 5 questions prepared for the interview. If you do not, you run the risk of looking unprepared.

  • What are the main responsibilities and tasks of the Senior Healthcare Industry Analyst role?
  • What opportunities for career development and advancement are available within Fitch Solutions?
  • Can you provide more details about the collaborative work and client engagements that the role involves?
  • What is the working culture like at Fitch Solutions, and how does the company promote respect and strong working relationships?
  • Are there any specific qualifications or skills that would make a candidate stand out for this role?
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Company: myGwork

Location: London

Posted: 2023-11-18 00:00:00


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