Business Development Manager - Life Sciences

Ready for an exciting and fast-paced career as a true ‘hunter’? Have a passion for closing million dollar plus deals for a large company that turns business issues into opportunities for growth, resilience and long-term advantage? CIS by Deloitte is an integral part of Deloitte Advisory’s leading life and health care practice. Our services focus on risk mitigation and operational performance. As part of our team, you will commit to providing deep industry and compliance knowledge to our clients, being a subject matter specialist, and supporting a technology platform to manage complex commercial operations. You will have the opportunity to build your professional skills in a variety of project experiences and be involved in helping our clients understand, analyze, and respond to various business opportunities and challenges presented by the changing regulatory marketplace

Work you’ll do

The Life Sciences Manager, Business Development will be responsible for working with the Vice President of Business Development to continue to expand and increase CIS by Deloitte’s presence and company awareness in the related regional market through the identification of new business. This candidate must be successful at lead identification, securing client capability presentations, writing contracts and brining the business to a close. Many leads are generated via the marketing department, but this individual should naturally come with a rolodex of industry contacts, must have the ability to create their own multi-million dollar pipeline via multi-channel prospecting (cold calling, email, referrals, etc.). Expectations are that the candidate can build a pipeline that is minimally three fold of their sales target.

The Team

As the regulatory landscape continues to shift and grow in complexity, companies are facing unprecedented compliance challenges and close regulatory scrutiny. CIS by Deloitte provides solutions in health care compliance, risk and technology-driven managed services. Managing your financial, operational, and reputation risk to allow you to focus on what matters most – the patient, innovation, and the greater health care marketplace.

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  • 10+ years sales within Commercial and/or Government companies including
  • Must have firsthand knowledge, understanding, and experience related to the pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotech industries especially knowledge of standard business processes and workflows
  • Experience selling life science consulting services and products, with specific experience required in at least one of the following: Audit, Compliance & Ethics, Transparency, GCP/GMP, Federal Programs, Government Pricing, Commercialization, and Contracts.
  • Competent in knowing how to identify new leads, who to contact and use business acumen best judgment to determine appropriate follow up to close business
  • Maintain and develop existing and new customers through planned individual account support and liaison with internal consulting staff and account managers
  • Plan/carry out/support local marketing activities to agreed budgets and timescales, and integrate personal sales efforts with other organized marketing activities, e.g., product/service launches, promotions, advertising, exhibitions and telemarketing
  • Meeting/Exceeding Sales targets
  • 10+ years of experience collaborate with various business channels and business development partners successfully
  • 10+ years of experience translating customer needs into a meaningful proposal or statement of work
  • Excellent writing and content development skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to facilitate meetings and gain group consensus
  • Open to up to 80% travel to facilitate meetings internally, meet external client needs and attend various industry conferences and events


  • Entrepreneurial, proactive attitude
  • Strong work ethic demonstrating the highest levels of ethics and integrity
  • Life sciences enterprise software knowledge and experience

How you’ll grow

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