Analytics Consultant at Prospection

Full-Time, Delivery, Australia (Any Location), New South Wales analytics full-time
Posted a month ago

About Prospection

Prospection is a pioneer in healthcare data analytics, using predictive analytics and machine learning with real-world healthcare data to unearth insights that help research, develop and target better healthcare outcomes for patients. Founded out of Sydney’s Cicada Innovations in 2012, Prospection works with government, pharmaceutical companies and the medical community across more than 70 therapy areas, including immuno-oncology, HIV and hepatitis, in Australia and Asia Pacific. It is backed by investors including Main Sequence Ventures, and Horizons Ventures.

About the Opportunity

The Analytics Consultant position is integral to analyzing and interpreting large datasets to help solve both simple and complex client problems. This means you will be translating data into actionable insights for key stakeholders. No two days are the same for a consultant, you will be partaking in a variety of projects including but not limited to market tracking and sizing, patient journey analysis, forecasting, publications etc.

This role will offer you the opportunity to:

  • Work with the customer success team to build strategic partnerships with existing and new clients
  • Actively participate in solution design which includes gathering information, formulating and testing hypotheses, building and testing analytical models / algorithms
  • Execute solution design
  • Analyze data and develop actionable insights into presentations and reports
  • Concisely and accurately communicate complex analyses to key stakeholders
  • Work together with a team of passionate health researchers

To be successful in this role you will have: 


  • A Bachelor’s Degree (preferred in health sciences, data science or business) or equivalent 
  • Minimum 2+ years of work experience in consulting, healthcare, research, or related field
  • A track record in delivering quality, on-time analytic outputs in project context
  • Strong capabilities in problem solving, ability to deconstruct complex business issues or challenges
  • Ability to extract insights from data and communicate commercial or clinically relevant implications in a compelling way
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to create persuasive and detailed presentations and reports 
  • Ability to identify opportunities to expand upon the existing scope of work and innovatively think of new ways to analyze, interpret and present data 

Preferred experience and expertise: 

  • Prior experience or a strong interest in the healthcare industries and life science 
  • An understanding of data science and/or statistical analyses techniques gained through commercial experience or tertiary education
  • Capability in multi-tasking for multiple projects and project management skills
  • Working knowledge in programming language such as, but not limited to, SQL, Python, R


  • Flexible and remote working options - Based in Sydney, we are hiring wherever you are! Our team is fully supported and successfully working remotely and from home, delivering on projects around Australia
  • Stimulating and diverse problems to solve - Improving healthcare outcomes through data-driven insights and RWE
  • Great team culture - Supportive, fun and food-loving and creative
  • Lots to learn  - Strong knowledge sharing team culture, Hackathons and industry experts in Data Science, Product and Engineering
  • Rapidly scaling! - Grow your career as we grow, here in Australia and overseas!

If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, please submit your most up to date resume.

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