Manager Life Sciences


Vacature informatie

Bedrijf: EY

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: WO

Arbeidsvoorwaarden: Marktconform


Our clients operate in a world where achieving and sustaining performance is more difficult than ever. EY’s Life Sciences Advisory team assists clients in finding the right balance between protecting the business and driving measurable value. 


The opportunity

The Life Sciences group is a part of the Global Life Sciences Center, which focuses on biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device manufacturers, and medical technology industries. You will be an integral member of our Life Sciences Advisory Team, and spend most of your time focused on providing client services in the following areas: business performance management, analytics enablement, growth/strategy, process improvement, cost reduction, technology implementation and enterprise transformation.


Your key responsibilities

A majority of your time will be spent managing client engagement teams and working with a wide variety of clients to deliver professional services in the life sciences domain. In parallel you focus on growing EY’s Life Sciences business in The Netherlands and abroad by building and maintaining strong client relationships.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Effectively manage and motivate client engagement teams with diverse skills and backgrounds
  • Leading large scale client engagements and consistently delivering quality client services
  • Monitoring progress, managing risk and ensuring key stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes
  • Managing expectations of client service delivery and staying abreast of current business and industry trends relevant to the client's business
  • Fostering an innovative and inclusive team-oriented work environment by playing an active role in counselling and mentoring junior consultants within the organization
  • Developing and maintaining long-term client relationships and networks.
  • Developing relationships with team members across all EY practices to serve client needs
  • Remaining current on new developments in the life sciences advisory services capabilities and industry knowledge


To qualify for the role you must have

  • Master’s Degree in Business, Biology or Pharmacology

  • Business analytics within commercial operations, supply chain or R&D, with consulting experience

  • Biotechnology or Pharmaceutical Industry experience and experience providing advisory services in these industries

  • A willingness to travel to meet client needs

  • Significant advisory/consulting experience is within life sciences is required (3-5 years)

  • Significant commercial experience in a consulting environment (3-5 years)

  • Fluent in English



What we look for

We’re interested in passionate leaders with a strong vision and a desire to stay on top of trends in the Life Sciences industry. If you have a strong passion for helping businesses in finding the right balance between protecting the business and driving measurable value – then this role is for you.


What working at EY offers

A career with EY is not comparable with any other; with us, your competencies and your areas of interest will determine your future, so we offer you:

  • A career path within a global leading consulting and audit firm, which will allow you to work with prominent national and global institutions
  • A dynamic working environment with room for personal development and a position with a high degree of autonomy and responsibility
  • Challenging project journeys within a wide range of service offerings
  • An environment that continuously stimulates personal development by tailor-made trainings.
  • A clear career path and the opportunity to become part of a dynamic and growing team
  • A competitive remuneration package including extended fringe benefits.

Plus, we offer:

  • The opportunity to manage a portfolio of talent within a designated service line

  • A collaborative environment where everyone works together to create a better working world

  • Excellent training and development prospects, both through established programs and on-the-job training

An excellent team of senior colleagues, dedicated to managing and varying your workload


For more information about this vacancy please contact Lianne van Keijsteren at +31655442335 or


As part of the application procedure there is an assessment and Pre-Employment Screening (PES). A PES includes a check of your ID and credentials, a statement of good behavior and a statement from EY regarding liability at the time of commencement of employment.

Vacature informatie

Bedrijf: EY

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: WO

Arbeidsvoorwaarden: Marktconform


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