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Strategy Insights & Planning Consultant/Healthcare Compliance(Princeton, NJ)

ZS is a professional services firm that works side by side with companies to help develop and deliver products that drive customer value and company results. From R&D to portfolio strategy, customer insights, marketing and sales strategy, operations and technology, we leverage our deep industry expertise and leading-edge analytics to create solutions that work in the real world. Our most valuable asset is our people—a fact that’s reflected in our values-driven organization in which new perspectives are integral and new ideas are celebrated. ZSers are passionately committed to helping companies and their customers thrive in industries ranging from healthcare and life sciences, to high-tech, financial services, travel and transportation, and beyond.

ZS's Business Consulting group partners with clients to design and deliver solutions to help them tackle a broad range of business challenges. Our teams work on multiple projects simultaneously, leveraging advanced data analytics and problem-solving techniques. Our recommendations and solutions are based on rigorous research and analysis underpinned by deep expertise and thought leadership.



Strategy Insights & Planning Consultants deliver high-quality solutions for our clients. Consultants possess unstructured problem-solving skills as well as strong analytic, synthesis and communication skills. Consultants may work on multiple projects simultaneously. The individual in this role will support the Global Head of Risk & Compliance to unlock a new level of innovation, performance, and patient outcomes for clients by better navigating risk. This role will be important to help develop capabilities and service offerings to advance ZS as a leader in delivering strategic risk management solutions for clients by: (1) Integrating risk management into design of solutions; (2) Targeting risk and resources based on compliance insights from advanced analytics; and (3) Driving ethical culture through applied behavioral insights.


• Work with project leadership to define project scope and develop approach;

• Lead project task execution by ensuring progress, organizing project data and coordinating team meetings;

• Conduct issue analysis and develop hypotheses on the key client issues;

• Design and execute qualitative and/or quantitative analyses to test and analyze hypotheses;

• Synthesize findings, develop recommendations and communicate results to clients and internal teams;

• Provide thought leadership and innovation within projects and practice areas;

• Participate in business development;

• Contribute to internal firm activities;

• Coach and mentor junior team members.


  • 5-7 years of hands-on experience developing and/or assessing compliance programs, ideally in the health care and/or life sciences sectors
  • Preferred candidates will have experience working in industry, professional consulting, and/or government
  • Advanced degrees in business, law, or healthcare management, with a strong academic record of analytic and quantitative work. Alternately, candidates may possess a PhD in marketing, economics, decision sciences or related field with a business application.
  • High motivation, good work ethic, maturity and personal initiative;
  • Aptitude for, and enjoyment of, leading and managing teams;
  • Effective oral and written communication skills that enable personal impact with senior-level decision makers;
  • Strong attention to detail, with a quality-focused mindset;
  • Analytic problem solving skills, with a creative and innovative outlook;
  • Client service orientation.

Expected Behaviors:

  • Model decision-making based on values
  • Prioritize for impact
  • Promote accountability for oneself and others
  • Agility
  • Active listening



ZS is a global consulting firm; fluency in English is required, additional fluency in at least one European or Asian language is desirable. 
Candidates must possess work authorization for their intended country of employment. An on-line application, including a cover letter expressing interest and a full set of transcripts (official or unofficial), is required to be considered.
ZS offers a competitive compensation package with salary and bonus incentives, complete medical/dental/life insurance programs and retirement savings benefits. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Nearest Major Market: New Jersey