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Senior Analyst, Business Analytics & Portfolio Strategy

Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, United States

Senior Analyst, Business Analytics & Portfolio Strategy
Conshohocken, PA  or Rockville, MD

Immunocore is a late-stage biotechnology company pioneering the development of a novel class of TCR bispecific immunotherapies designed to treat a broad range of diseases, including cancer, infection and autoimmune disease. We are developing a deep pipeline in multiple therapeutic areas, including five clinical stage programs in oncology and infectious disease, advanced pre-clinical programs in autoimmune disease and multiple earlier pre-clinical programs.

It is an exciting time to join Immunocore. Our most advanced oncology therapeutic candidate, tebentafusp, has demonstrated an overall survival benefit in a randomized Phase 3 clinical trial in metastatic uveal melanoma, a cancer that has historically proven to be insensitive to other immunotherapies. The company also recently completed its Initial Public Offering and was listed on the NASDAQ.

This position is located in Conshohocken, PA or Rockville, MD.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide best in class competitive intelligence (CI) and market opportunity analysis as required across all Immunocore’s therapy areas
  • Derive insights that inform strategy decisions across research, development, and commercial functions
  • Be Immunocore’s point of reference for competitive intelligence in multiple priority areas
  • Contribute to the team’s information strategy:
    • Drive an efficient and effective CI process and support activities for major oncology conferences
    • Track the progress of numerous competitors in multiple fields (IR materials, earnings calls)
  • Support the assumptions & build patient-based models, revenue forecasts and discounted cash flow (DCF) models
  • Ensure that all forecasts and models are based on robust and validated assumptions
  • Lead and/or contribute to multiple projects simultaneously that require a high level of analytical and technical ability and significant commercial acumen, as the evolving needs of the business dictate
  • Develop clear, articulate analysis and insights into presentations for highest levels of senior leadership
  • Provide objective business analysis of new indications to guide priority development areas
  • Support long-term strategy by formulating competitive & market insights into potential future treatment algorithms in key Immunocore therapeutic areas

Be Immunocore’s point of reference for competitive intelligence in multiple priority areas

  • Analyse and track companies, products, and technology platforms
  • Translate detailed competitor analysis into clear and concise summaries and implications
  • Ensure that all outputs are evidence-based and underpinned by thorough analysis
  • Continually refine / maintain summaries of key competitive landscapes (platforms, targets, indications)
  • Undertake deep dives on specific topics as required to inform strategy development
  • Provide real-time updates on key competitor developments that are of high importance to Immunocore
  • Scan the oncology horizon to identify new developments and implications for Immunocore’s strategy

Contribute to team’s information strategy and news flow

  • Contribute to the CI process and activities for major oncology conferences
    • Conference planning
    • Data collection and analysis
    • Integration into existing workstreams
  • Track key competitor investor events / earnings calls and provide timely updates to the team
  • Develop and manage processes for ongoing monitoring and analysis of competitive landscapes
  • Track key competitor investor events / earnings calls and provide timely updates to teams

Contribute to the team’s forecasting and valuation work stream

  • Develop and build patient-based forecasts and DCF valuation models
  • Undertake benchmarking analyses to support assumptions and inputs
  • Integrate new and updated epi data into market sizing analyses and patient-based models
  • Develop supporting documentation detailing assumptions and underlying logic
  • Provide clear summaries of model outputs, conclusions and implications

Drive strategy decisions for R&D pipeline

  • Work with team to deliver market opportunity assessments for pipeline assets and / or new indications
  • Review the competitive landscape in new indications to define current standards of care, emerging players, and key competitor dynamics
  • Analyse key competitors including their clinical profile and strategy
  • Build outputs that summarise key ongoing studies, timelines, and clinical data
  • Determine implications for Immunocore’s R&D pipeline, TPP requirements and strategy decisions

EXPERIENCE & KNOWLEDGE

  • Excellent analytical abilities
  • Experience performing complex competitor and market opportunity analysis in the biopharma industry
  • High level of financial literacy, including the ability to build DCF - valuation models in Excel
  • Ability to collate and structure data from multiple sources to form a clear narrative and distil key issues
  • Strong understanding of the pharma/biotech industry - technical, clinical, and commercial knowledge
  • Highly familiar with technical materials (e.g. scientific publications and clinical manuscripts)
  • Strong communication skills – ability to present analysis and justify assumptions to heads of functions
  • Good project management abilities

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Degree in life sciences (or equivalent experience)
  • Biotech / pharma sector experience via industry, banking, or consultancy roles
  • Professional experience in market and competitor insight roles
  • Business or financial qualification an advantage but not essential

Lead with Science and Discover What is Within:

  • We value Entrepreneurship and Diversity
  • Respect, Trust, and Integrity
  • Competitive compensation
  • Medical and vision benefits, beginning your first day of employment
  • Fully paid Dental Insurance
  • 20 days’ vacation plus holidays
  • Fully paid Life Insurance and Disability
  • 401(k) with Company Match

 

Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship, now or in the future, for employment-based work authorization. F-1 visa holders with Optional Practical Training (OPT) who will require H-1B status, TNs or current H-1B visa holders will not be considered. H1-B and green card sponsorship is not available for this position.

Immunocore is an E-Verify employer.   

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