Firm Events

The ADvantage Experience – A Webinar for Advanced Degrees
7:00 - 8:00 pm EST, January 26th, 2022
Application deadline: Sunday, March 6, 2022 @ 11:59pm PST

Audience: PhDs, JDs, MDs, Postdocs, Medical residents/fellows, 1st year Master, 2nd year Master

Event Description: Are you an advanced degree interested in learning more about Bain’s ADvantage one-week internship program? Or you don't know too much about ADvantage yet, but you're interested in testing out the consultant job before committing to a full-time career in consulting? Then please join us for this informative, interactive session for a deep dive into Bain's ADvantage internship program which allows AD candidates the opportunity to step into the role of a consultant and potentially walk away from the experience with a full-time offer to return.

Please click here to register for the webinar.


Program Overview:
ADvantage is a week-long, paid internship designed specifically for advanced degree candidates that are seeking an immersion into life at Bain and exposure to a career in consulting. 

​Our program includes a full day of training followed by 4 days staffed to a real Bain case team.​

ADvantage interns will participate in our client work, manage their own workstream with the support of a consultant mentor, and enjoy a variety of social activities to meet the members of our teams and experience our rich and unique culture.

Candidates that are selected to participate in our internship program will also receive early consideration and interviews for our full-time consultant positions. 

Please click here for application.

Merck KGaA Innovation Cup 2022
Deadline: Jan 31, 2022

As a participant in our Innovation Cup, you get a chance to network with top students from around the world, work in teams to develop new innovative ideas for unmet medical need, and build a business case with support from experienced professionals. We are offering shared prizes of €20,000 for the winning team and €5,000 for the runner-up. Selected top performing participants could get an offer for a permanent employment. And to make things even more interesting, options to implement the best business plans will be evaluated.

The Innovation Cup summer camp takes place on 23 - 29 June 2022, near Frankfurt, Germany. Your travel, accommodation and food expenses are paid for by Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. 

Application Deadline and Link: Applications for the 2022 Innovation Cup are open. Apply until January 31 2022 by selecting your team here. You can apply for more than one team.

Charles River Associates North American 2022 Positions
Series positions

We’re writing to let you and your members know that our job postings for our 2022 full-time opportunities are now live on our website.

Based on the background of your members, we encourage them to submit an application if they haven’t already done so:

Additional opportunities to connect with our consultants can be found on our Careers - Meet CRA website. Upcoming events include CRA Information Sessions (with consultant networking break out rooms). To find out more about CRA check out our Careers page.
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IQVIA Associate Consultant - 2022

Location: New York City, NY, USA


  • Conducting primary and secondary research, and analyzing research to identify key findings and learnings

  • Communicating strategic thoughts in a client-ready fashion 

  • Managing projects and work streams of reasonable size with senior support

  • Working independently and as part of a team, with responsibility for supervising junior team members

  • Assisting development and writing of proposals with senior support

  • Performing quantitative or qualitative analysis to assist in the identification of client issues and the development of client deliverables

  • Developing broad knowledge of related consulting methodologies and pharmaceutical market through the delivery of consulting engagements and participation in formal and informal learning opportunities.

  • Creating presentations for clients with some senior support

  • Attending, supporting and presenting at client meetings with senior support

  • Contributing to learning, development and recruiting

Skills & Experience:

  • Strong capability in managing priorities so that deadlines are met while retaining consistent, high quality outcomes

  • Willingness and ability to work effectively with others in and across the organization to accomplish team goals

  • Ability to think creatively and create innovative solutions where needed

  • Knowledge of key issues and current developments in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries

  • Demonstrable analytical, interpretative and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent presentation, communication and client influencing skills

  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills including presentations, leading meetings, business and report writing

  • Knowledge of consulting methodologies, tools and techniques

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • An advanced degree (PhD, MPH, MSc) in a life sciences related field

  • An avid interest in the healthcare and life science industries

  • Strong business acumen and understanding of client based businesses

  • Project management experience desired

  • Excellent interpersonal and team-working skills

  • Exceptional written, numerical and problem solving skills

  • Adaptability and an ability to learn quickly and apply new knowledge

Application Link: Please click here for application.

L.E.K. U.S. Life Science Specialist - 2022

Location: Boston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco

Job Description: 

If you’re a bright, motivated life-sciences-focused Ph.D or MD interested in tackling some of the most interesting business problems, consider joining L.E.K. as a Life Sciences Specialist (LSS).

LSSs are central to our industry-leading life sciences work. You will quickly take on significant responsibility as you play a crucial role on each case team, managing work modules and synthesizing research to draw critical conclusions that address core client issues. Your ability to apply your unique skills to conduct high-quality work is critical to the breakthroughs that make a lasting impact for our clients.

While casework varies every day, LSSs’ primary responsibilities typically include:

  • Applying your technical and scientific expertise to contextualize key client issues and define hypotheses

  • Conducting primary and secondary research on clients’ markets, customers, and competitors

  • Performing rigorous analysis to drive insights and actionable recommendations

  • Collaborating with team members to communicate key findings to the client in written presentations and verbal interactions that deliver maximum impact

L.E.K. recruits the best and the brightest, then offers them the broadest range of high-impact, frequent, and diverse cases for maximum learning. As an LSS, you will gain comprehensive training that integrates science, business, and economics, and experience as not only a technical expert, but also a business expert. You will develop cutting-edge strategic and managerial skills that provide an excellent foundation for a career at L.E.K. and strategic leadership in the healthcare and life sciences industries.

In addition to very competitive compensation and benefits, we promote LSSs to Consultants as fast as they develop, based on demonstrated performance.


While we do not use a rigid checklist, we look for a combination of attributes in candidates that provide an excellent foundation for a successful career at L.E.K., including leadership, drive, intellectual curiosity and academic achievement, analytical ability, teamwork, and uncompromising ethics. LSSs at L.E.K. typically have Ph.Ds, MDs, or other advanced degrees.

International candidates will be sponsored. 

L.E.K Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Link: Please click here for application.

Agile Inc. Internship

Hi, I’m a serial entrepreneur, experienced executive, board member, angel investor, and Harvard MBA. I started my first company in undergrad and sold it upon graduation to consult with The Boston Consulting Group before going back into startups which is where I’ve been most of the past 20+ years.  

I’m on the advisory board of several early stage companies and I advise private equity backed companies.  Some of the companies need help raising money, dealing with changes in the market, or help working through finding their initial customers and Go-to market strategies.  I’ve been involved at the beginning of over a dozen start-ups, seen ups and downs, and seen exits (selling the company.)  

I’m looking for an intern who wants to learn by helping me over the next several months on a part-time basis. The types of activities you may be involved in include:

Talk to start-ups that are looking for guidance and help with fundraising, refining their go-to-market plan, thinking through their growth efforts (I’m an Entrepreneur in Residence & mentor with several accelerators and see companies frequently) 
Analyze start-ups that I’m considering for angel investment
Help consulting clients (typically private equity or VC backed companies) with advisory work I’m doing for them which typically includes go to market strategy, digital transformation, etc.

More details here.

Please click here for application.

LEK U.S. Summer Consultant

Location: Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco

Job Description:  If you are a bright, motivated leader interested in gaining insight into a consulting career while tackling some of the toughest and most interesting business problems, consider joining L.E.K. as a Summer Consultant.

The Consultant role is at the core of our case team structure. Coming from diverse backgrounds and using their creative problem-solving and managerial skills, Consultants at L.E.K. guide our case teams to provide clients insights with impact. You will make a difference by driving our teams to deliver actionable advice and strategies to help our clients win.

The internship kicks off with a week of training on Cape Cod with peers from all of our U.S. offices, where you will learn the fundamentals of what it takes to be a successful Consultant at L.E.K. At the conclusion of training, you will spend the next ~8 weeks in your home office doing real casework as a part of a team. More details here.

Please click here for application.

Clarion Senior Associate Consultant

Location: Boston, MA


  • Gather and effectively leverage primary and secondary research to address our clients’ business problems

  • Perform rigorous analyses to gain insights to products, markets and competitors

  • Prioritize key issues, build and test hypotheses, and transform key learnings into to practical implications

  • Engage in out-of-the-box thinking to help craft innovative, actionable insights for our clients

  • Clearly communicate recommendations to our clients in order to effect change


  • Looking to start in 2022

  • Advanced degree in a life sciences or health-related field (Includes PhD, MD and MPH candidates with expected graduation by August 2022, as well as Post-docs, medical residents & fellows)

  • Demonstrated quantitative aptitude 

  • Solid critical thinking ability

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills  

  • Proven ability to work independently and as part of team

  • Experience with PowerPoint and Excel 

More details here.

Please click here for application.

Coffee Chats with Former Summer Business Analysts at Mckinsey & Company
12:30pm - 4pm, January 21, 2022

We will be hosting group coffee chats with former Summer Business Analysts for you to learn more about McKinsey & Company! These coffee chats will give you an opportunity to better understand our interview process and what a summer looks like as a McKinsey consultant. Note: This opportunity is only available to First Years who are considering applying to our First Year Summer Business Analyst role.

Coffee chats will be hosted at The Graduate. Masks are required. Only visitors who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 may join our event. We will have a couple tables behind the café area. Beverages/light snacks will be provided for students to take home.

The recruiting team will reach out with details the morning of the coffee chats.

More details here.

Bridge to BCG Consulting Workshop
Deadline: Monday, February 21, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST

Bridge to BCG is an immersive workshop designed to help you test-drive the BCG case team experience. Bridge to BCG will take place virtually in April 2022. Programming will take place in the evening to help students balance their work/lab/academic schedules.


Bridge to BCG 2022 is open to candidates with the below degrees currently attending or associated with a US or Canadian school or hospital.

  • ADC candidates looking to start as a full-time consultant in late 2022 or in 2023

  • ADC candidates include students pursuing a PhD, postdoc, JD, MD, MD/MBA and residents and practicing physicians

  • Current masters students who hold one of the degrees above

If you are seeking full-time opportunities for 2022, please apply ASAP via our full-time application. We are reviewing applications on a rolling basis.

Application Process: 

Our Bridge to BCG 2022 application deadline is Monday, February 21, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST. Click here to apply!

The application has three components:

  • Bridge to BCG application (5-10 minutes).  We require a one-page, business style resume.  We recommend you watch our Resume Writing Workshop for assistance.

  • Pymetrics games (30 minutes).  The games must be completed within 48 hours of submitting your application (prompt to play sent via email within 1-2 hours after application submission)

  • One-way video interview (45-60 minutes).  The interview must be completed within 48 hours of receiving an email prompt to complete.  The prompt will be sent 1-2 days after the application deadline.

More details here.

BCG Information Session for Advanced Degree Candidates
January 25, 2022 - February 1, 2022, 7:00pm ET/4:00pm PT

More Info:
We invite you to join us for BCG's Virtual Info Session. Learn more about why ADCs think BCG is a great place to work and find out more about our recruiting process for our upcoming application deadline for Bridge to BCG. We are offering two options - you only need to join one!
More details here.

Registration Links:
Option 1
Date: January 25
Time: 7:00pm ET/4:00pm PT
Register here

Option 2
Date: February 1
Time: 7:00pm ET/4:00pm PT
Register here

Breakouts with Bain - A Webinar Event for Advanced Degrees at Yale
Thursday, January 27, 2022, 5:30–6:30pm EST


Join Bain & Company for our "Breakouts with Bain" event. This session will begin with a brief firm overview presentation with live Q&A, then we'll spend most of our time in small group breakout discussions led by Yale alumni and current Bain consultants. This event is a great opportunity for you to get your questions answered, to meet and speak with several members of our consultant and recruiting teams, and to learn more about this career path and the opportunities within strategy consulting for advanced degree candidates. We hope you'll join us! Click here to register (required).
Event eligibility: In an effort to keep the event as intimate as possible for Yale candidates entering the recruiting process this year, we ask that only those seeking ADvantage internship roles in 2022 and/or full-time roles in 2022 - 2023 register for this session. Candidates must be enrolled in an advanced degree program, which Bain considers to be: PhDs, JDs, MDs, postdocs, medical residents, and non-MBA Master's candidates with >3 years of business experience post Bachelor's. Other doctorate level candidates are also welcome to join us for this session.

Clarion Coffee Chats for Advanced Degrees Candidates
Deadline: Feb 2nd, 2022

Clarion, a life sciences strategy consulting firm, is actively recruiting advanced degree candidates (PhDs, post-docs, or MDs) with strong backgrounds in the life sciences for full-time positions starting in 2022. We will be holding virtual coffee chats with members of our recruiting team during the week of February 7th. These informal chats will provide a unique opportunity to learn about the work and culture at Clarion, and to get advice on applying to our open Senior Associate role.
To sign up for a coffee chat, please fill out the following questionnaire by Wednesday, February 2nd:
This brief questionnaire will ask for information regarding your background and interest in consulting. A confirmation email with additional information regarding the coffee chat will be sent after receiving your submission.
Additionally, if you are interested in applying to Clarion for a full-time position in 2022, please navigate to our application. Candidates with strong backgrounds in immunology, oncology, molecular biology, neuroscience, or data analytics are strongly encouraged to apply. To find out more information about Clarion, including announcements about our PROPEL summer training program for ADCs, please consider following us on LinkedIn or visiting our main website at