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(Associate) Consultant Life Sciences

Location: Utrecht

At ttopstart it is our mission to empower biomedical innovators. We want to enable their success in tackling the challenges associated with disruptive healthcare innovations, for the benefit of patients. As a durable partner, we take pride in ensuring that innovations are implemented faster and better, and businesses thrive.

About the position of Consultant Life Sciences

Do you want to work at the interface of science and business in a project based international environment? In this job you will get insight in state-of-the-art technologies and how to facilitate the commercialisation process of these technologies. You have a professional attitude and you are, just like us, dedicated to deliver high quality products and make a difference.

In this job you will work in a team of consultants to develop new business plans and acquire funds to start new businesses and research projects. In collaboration with today’s leading scientists and innovative companies you will have the opportunity to co-create new concepts and ideas that will address many industrial and societal needs. With your analytical approach and proactive attitude, you will provide innovative solutions to our clients.

You are a consultant with:

  • A Master’s degree or PhD degree in life sciences, MedTech or related;
  • 0-2 years of relevant work experience after your MSc or PhD degree
  • Affinity with innovation and commercialisation of science;
  • Strong ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing;
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, interpersonal and communication skills;
  • A truly proactive, independent and confident attitude.

ttopstart: a European science and business consulting company

Our driver is the contribution to development of innovations that can strongly advance healthcare, such as diagnostics and treatments for a wide range of diseases with unmet medical needs. Therefore we serve leading researchers and innovative companies in the fields of life sciences and medical technology. We acquire funding for cutting-edge research and development, co-create corporate strategies and conduct detailed market assessments. With a young, dedicated and enthusiastic team we work from our office in Utrecht in an open and positive working atmosphere.

What’s on offer?

  • A great variety of innovative projects in Europe;
  • A challenging and entrepreneurial working environment;
  • Training and coaching;
  • Good career opportunities;
  • A full time position.

Apply for the position of senior consultant Life Sciences

We are looking forward to your application! Please send us your motivation letter and CV (both in English) (for MSc. please also add your grade lists from high school / secondary education and university), before 24 August, 12:00 CET to


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