Analyst, Analytics and Information, Taipei Office

Taipei TPE
Job Posted Date: 
April 2, 2019
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Xelay Acumen Group, Inc.

Analyst, Analytics and Information, Taipei Office


Company Description

Xelay Acumen Group, Inc is a strategy and management consulting firm serving biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and health care provider clients. Our engagements focus exclusively on high value-add for our clients’ most critically important issues and challenges. Xelay Acumen strives to be the leading healthcare strategy and management consulting firm focused on enabling distinctive success for innovative products that matter. We deliver extraordinary results for our healthcare clients by attracting and developing talented high potential team members.


At Xelay Acumen, our people are excited to help clients address their most pressing issues and challenges. We leverage the flexibility and expertise of our virtual network and organization and bring to bear an unparalleled combination of skill sets: strategic problem solving, rigorous analyses and methodologies, and clear and concise communications to bring about uniquely extraordinary results.


Job Description

Xelay Acumen Analysts are a diverse group of highly qualified people with a wide range of backgrounds, from hard science to business. Offering challenging responsibilities, broad business exposure and unrivaled career prospects, Xelay Acumen’s Analysts are provided an unparalleled opportunity to apply knowledge, business intuition, and analytical rigor to real-world challenges, building invaluable skills and experience along the way. It's a great way to set yourself up for future success—at Xelay Acumen and beyond. Candidates with all experience levels and backgrounds are encouraged to apply.


The Analyst role is a full-time position to support strategic analyses of clinical, medical, and market data within the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and health care provider industry, and collaborate with Xelay team members to accomplish project engagement goals and objectives.


Analysts at Xelay Acumen tackle the most advanced and difficult problems our clients face that drive bottom-line financial returns and create tremendous value, including


  • Conducting clinical trial data analytics and design

  • Supporting medical publications with novel analyses

  • Understanding and shaping new markets

  • Framing new business and medical treatment models

  • Assessing specific competitors' performance

  • Performing due diligence


Analysts are our frontline in developing powerful insights and driving results for our clients. We invest heavily in our Analysts and believe in the apprenticeship model of management consulting.


At Xelay Acumen, you will be part of a growing high-performing US company with opportunities to serve health care, pharmaceutical, and biotech clients in their cutting-edge drugs and therapies to help patients around the world. You will gain frequent professional development and consulting skills trainings that will prepare you for your time at Xelay and beyond. In addition, you will develop a global network of like-minded colleagues with potential opportunities to travel to the US.


Analysts at Xelay Acumen quickly acquire the core capabilities of a successful, trustworthy team member through the following responsibilities:


  • Manage individual workstreams

  • Create, refine, and present recommendations to senior management

  • Structure and solve challenging problems to address critical business issues

  • Perform complex clinical trial and web survey data analyses in support of ad-hoc and ongoing projects

  • Synthesize medical literature and communications into key takeaways and implications for the Client

  • Receive and provide timely feedback from managers and team members

  • Develop programs, methodologies, and files for analyzing and presenting data

  • Interpret and organize data results, literature research and market research into executive summaries and professional consulting presentations

  • Use and support database applications and analytical tools: evaluate data quality, applications, and functions, produce output, maintain data assets

  • Research new data sources and analytical tools; contribute to new product development and improvement in product delivery and presentation


Job Requirements: 

Desired Skills & Experience Required:

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills and the ability to conduct complex data analysis using analytical databases/tools like Microsoft Excel (eg, pivot tables, LOOKUP, SUMIF, COUNTIF functions, etc). Demonstrated ability to manipulate data, understand complexities, and generate reports/presentations

  • Strong Microsoft PowerPoint skills (data visualization, data interpretation, formatting)

  • Demonstrated drive for quality, a strong commitment to and affinity for delivering the highest level of data services and analyses

  • Ability to work independently and efficiently. Flexible and creative, with a collaborative work style. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships. High-energy, self-motivated, and organized

  • Strong project management skills

  • Strong English oral and written communication skills

  • Required location in Taipei, Taiwan


Desirable, but not required:

  • For Analysts: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Finance, Economics, Marketing, Life Sciences, Bioinformatics, or related analytical fields.

  • Consulting firm, market research firm, or financial analysis work preferred

  • Experience with large amounts of data (big data) and data warehouses preferred

  • Project management, market research, questionnaire design, and website development experiences are a plus

  • Basic statistical skills, including sample size, confidence intervals, linear correlation, regression analysis etc. Understanding of SAS, SPSS or other statistical analysis packages is desirable

  • Ability to interpret data and express implications of analyses

How to Apply: 

Interested parties should apply via

(All materials should be in English)