Competitive intelligence activities, including pipeline database searching, competitor research, business research and environmental & market scans
Literature searching in biomedical databases using ProQuest Dialog
News monitoring, newsletters & literature alerts
Master's Degree in library or information science from an ALA-accredited institution
5 years or more library / information center work experience in the biomedical/ pharma/ healthcare sector
Familiarity with medical and scientific terminology and with controlled vocabularies (e.g. MESH/EMTREE).
Demonstrated experience with literature searching using multiple search platforms. The ability to develop and structure a search to best address the clients' needs, from a comprehensive systematic review to a few good articles, is required.
Experience with industry-relevant research & discovery platforms (e.g. Ovid, ProQuest, Embase.com, PubMed, Scopus, Web of Science, Citeline, Adis R&D Insight, Cortellis suite, Micromedex, Informa PharmaIntelligence, InfoDesk, Nexis, GlobalData, DataMonitor, DecisionResources, etc.)
Experience with tools and technologies for information processing (e.g. Endnote, Reference Manager, DistillerSR, QUOSA, and/or BizInt SmartCharts)
Experience with standard office applications (e.g. Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel, Teams, OneDrive, SharePoint)
Ability to work independently and meet tight deadlines from multiple clients
Demonstrated attention to detail and high standards for work quality
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
This position is remote (work from home) but travel to client sites in NJ and PA a few times a year may be required. Preference given to applicants in the Eastern US time zone.
Reasonable Accommodations Statement:
To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform essential functions, with or without reasonable accommodation, satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Reach Above Shoulder
Squat or Kneel
N (Not Applicable) Activity is not applicable to this position.
O (Occasionally) Position requires this activity up to 33% of the time (0 - 2.5+ hrs/day)
F (Frequently) Position requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5+ hrs/day)
C (Constantly) Position requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day)
Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:
PharmIntell is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy/ parenthood, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws. This policy applies to all employment practices within our organization, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, mentoring and apprenticeship. PharmIntell makes human resource decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business need.
Compensation and Benefits:
Competitive salaries (FT) / wages (PT), commensurate with experience and aligned with corporate norms
Life and disability insurance package
Paid time off (if full time/salaried) or earned sick leave (if part time/hourly)
PharmIntell is a WBENC certified woman-owned small business with headquarters in Somerville NJ. We provide information, intelligence and insight that enables pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotechnology companies to make business and scientific decisions, fulfill regulatory reporting requirements, and stay ahead through competitive intelligence. We seek to hire qualified information professionals with diverse backgrounds, education and employment experiences. We offer competitive wages and a benefits package. We support a healthy work-life balance by offering flexible work arrangements, including part time/casual and work-from-home. For more information, please visit our website at www.pharmintell.com
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