Prescient Advisory partners with our biopharmaceutical clients’ product and portfolio teams to help them make confident decisions. We help our clients understand:
- What it will take for their brands to succeed in constantly changing markets
- How they can maximize differentiation from their competitors
- What solutions are available to yield long-term value
Search for jobs with Prescient Advisory. Join us as we continue building the team that is building the future of Prescient.
We are looking for early career life science professionals to join our growing Advisory business. We offer global opportunities for learning, development and progression through rewarding careers. At Prescient, you can fast-track your progress and make an impact.
- Do you want to gain exposure to the biopharma industry?
- Are you ready to take your first steps from academia into the corporate world?
- Have you decided strategy consulting is for you?
- Are you looking to become the catalyst between clinical and commercial success in the biopharma industry?
We are looking for high-performing, entrepreneurial and passionate individuals to play an instrumental role in helping us build our Advisory business. This will be achieved through a combination of roles and responsibilities, including a primary focus on client engagement and project delivery combined with new business and account development, product development, talent development and growth strategy.
- Do you want to specialize in biopharma drug development or commercialization strategy?
- Are you a highly motivated professional looking to leverage your experience into a valuable career?
Prescient Advisory Career Paths
Meet the Team
Katy Chun — Director
Advisory, San Francisco
"I am excited every day to work with our team. I feel that I am learning from and contributing to building a business that can offer a valuable partnership to our clients and our industry."
Health and happiness. I love trying new fitness studios in the Bay Area, going for hikes (especially in Yosemite!) and/or soaking up the sun on the beach (especially in Hawaii!), all while spending time with family and friends.What did you do before joining Prescient?
I was focused on brand/commercialization strategy at a boutique life science management consulting firm in the Bay Area.What appealed to you about Prescient?
The opportunity to help drive value as part of an Advisory team that I believed in.What do you do on a day-to-day basis?
Lots of collaboration and problem solving!What is the best part of your work day?
Having the opportunity to learn from leadership, collaborate with colleagues and help our clients.What do you value about your job?
I value being part of a team that is immersed in science and the challenges and opportunities shaping the life science industry.What have you learned?
I am constantly evolving my ways thinking and ways of working—thanks to the people at Prescient (and the mix of backgrounds) and the types of engagements we collaborate with clients on.What excites you most about being part of the growing Advisory business at Prescient?
I am excited every day to work with our team. I feel that I am learning from and contributing to building a business that can offer a valuable partnership to our clients and our industry.What surprised you about Prescient?
The effective working model across geographies.
Jesmine Cheung — Engagement Manager
Advisory, San Francisco
"Different challenges in different therapeutic areas, and how to solve problem logically and structurally."
When I am not working, I like to travel and take pictures of the places I travel to!What did you do before joining Prescient?
I got my PhD in biochemistry at UCLA, then joined another consulting firm focusing on clinical diagnostics.What appealed to you about Prescient?
I wanted to get some pharma experience and also wanted to be in the Bay Area, as there are lots of opportunities here.What do you do on a day-to-day basis?
A variety of activities – KOL interviews, data analysis, etc.What is the best part of your work day?
Discussions and brainstorming with the project team.What do you value about your job?
The impact I am making, as our deliverables help each company to make important decisions.What have you learned?
[I’ve learned about the] different challenges in different therapeutic areas and how to solve problems logically and structurally.What excites you being part of growing the Advisory business at Prescient?
Excellent leadership and a flat structure so that I can learn directly from them.What surprised you about Prescient?
The flat structure of the organization despite the size. This is not a huge company, but it is not that small either, so I am surprised about that.
Stuart Crichton — Engagement Manager
"I really wanted to work in the commercial or business side of the pharma industry, and consultancy work appealed to me because of the variability and problem-solving aspects."
I was a pharmacist in the NHS.Why did you join Prescient?
I really wanted to work in the commercial or business side of the pharma industry, and consultancy work appealed to me because of the variability and problem-solving aspects.What does your job involve on a day-to-day basis?
I support our Advisory clients solving the knotty problems that face them in developing and launching brands to market. On a practical level, I conduct secondary and primary research, create client deliverables and proposals, identify potential new client opportunities and arrange new client meetings.What surprised you about Prescient?
The amount you learn in a short span of time; it is a culture where everyone is focused on continually building their skills and expertise.What is the best part of your work day?
Finding new opportunities for potential projects and meeting new clients.What do you value about your job?
Working with great colleagues and having the opportunity to learn about a range of markets and therapy areas.What have you learned?
I have learned so many new skills from the technical – both my PowerPoint and Excel skills have improved – to the business side, how to tackle client requests and the main trends and themes seen in some of the oncology, immunology and rare disease markets. I am now building my consulting toolkit, learning how to analyze businesses and markets.What are you passionate about?
I have an adopted otter from the London Zoo. Apart from otters, I am passionate about all things sport, especially rugby and golf.
Carly Jones — Associate
Advisory, New York
"For me, the main appeal of Prescient was an environment that had start-up tendencies while still having a solid infrastructure to avoid some of the start-up problems. I appreciated the transparency and opportunity to grow that Prescient Advisory provides."
Outside of work, my main passions are traveling and food, which works well as a great advantage of my role is that it allows travel to some interesting places.What did you do before joining Prescient?
Before joining Prescient, I completed my MSc in biomedical science at the Icahn School of Medicine. I originally thought my interests would lead me to medical school, but the more I learned, the more I realized my passion for problem solving in a space that combines business and science.What appealed to you about Prescient?
For me, the main appeal of Prescient was an environment that had start-up tendencies while still having a solid infrastructure to avoid some of the start-up problems. I appreciated the transparency and opportunity to grow that Prescient Advisory provides.What do you do on a day-to-day basis?
My day-to-day varies dramatically, which is part of the fun! Often, my day revolves around collaborating with my team to brainstorm problems and address the best methodology for meeting the client's needs for any number of projects.What is the best part of your work day?
The satisfaction of reaching a conclusion to a difficult problem by working through it with my colleagues.What do you value about your job?
The dynamic nature of the role and the ability to create opportunities for myself.What excites you being part of growing the Advisory business at Prescient?
The growing Advisory business at Prescient provides a unique opportunity to work extremely closely with so many industry veterans that are willing to take the time to teach you and provide you with major insights that only come through experience.What surprised you about Prescient?
One pleasant surprise was everyone’s willingness to help and teach you. I felt the benefits of a team-friendly environment while still maintaining a sense of autonomy.
Harish Adari — Analyst
Advisory, New Delhi
"I wanted to pursue a career in healthcare consulting. Prescient gave me the right platform to follow my passion."
I was working in the medical affairs division of an Indian pharmaceutical company.What appealed to you about Prescient?
I wanted to pursue a career in healthcare consulting. Prescient gave me the right platform to follow my passion.What do you do on a day-to-day basis?
I conduct secondary research and deliver my team's needs.What is the best part of your work day?
My efforts being valued.What do you value about your job?
The opportunity I am being given to identify and cater to the needs of clients.What have you learned?
The process, from start to end, for how project delivery works in this industry.What excites you being part of growing the Advisory business at Prescient?
I am the first recruit for Advisory team in India office. Exciting indeed.What surprised you about Prescient?
The quick reception. It took hardly two weeks to get used to my work environment.