RWE Scientist



rue de Namur 73D Brussels Belgium

Function type

Project Management


CONSULTYS BENELUX is looking for a Real World Evidence (RWE) Scientist to reinforce its Consulting team.

The role of an RWE Scientist is to Design and execute global real-world evidence (RWE) projects for the Biopharmaceutical industry.

You will contribute by:

  • Providing input to Global RWE Strategy & Tactical Plan.

  • Leading RWE study design, planning and execution, including protocol development and analysis specification following best methodological standards.

  • Collaborating with RWE contractors and external vendors on RWE projects and providing RWE Analysts with clarifications concerning protocol implementation.

  • Driving interpretation of analysis in collaboration with RWE Strategy Lead & internal stakeholders, and communicating analysis interpretation internally and externally.

  • Providing strategic input to internal stakeholders based on RWE activities and robust epidemiological and medical understanding of the patient population in focus.

  • Representing RWE on functional teams within the Mission(s) (e.g., Medical Team, Patient Safety, Regulatory, Market Access, Commercial/Marketing, Core Launch Teams, etc.). 

  • Supporting RWE Strategy Lead to ensure alignment of RWE tactics with the Strategic Publication Plan.

  • Driving innovative study designs, including new data sources and advanced analytics (incl. digital pharmacoepidemiology).

 START DATE: September 1st, 2021

WORK LOCATION: Wallonia, Belgium


For this position you’ll need the following education, experience and skills:

  • You hold a Masters degree (ideally a PhD) in Epidemiology, Outcomes Research or other relevant scientific disciplines, and have a track record of publications in high-caliber peer-reviewed journals.

  • Experience in having successfully delivered global and/or local RWE projects from conceptualisation to publication within the pharmaceutical industry (or with a recognised expert consultancy or academic centre of excellence), using primary as well as secondary data, such as large healthcare databases.

  • Hands-on experience in working across internal stakeholder functions (e.g., medical affairs, market access, clinical development, etc.) to develop the optimal RWE strategy and tactical plan to support an asset within a specific disease area or focus.

  • Combination of strong methodological quantitative knowledge, strategic, innovative thinking, and communication skills.

  • Good knowledge and understanding of applicable regulations in pharmacoepidemiology, pharmacovigilance and clinical development.

  • Expertise in the EU and/or US healthcare environment (and changes therein) .

  • Proven ability to write/edit scientific communications (abstracts, poster presentations, podium presentations, manuscripts, etc.)

  • Able to deliver impactful presentations to senior management or industry audiences with a relaxed and proficient presentation style.

  • Passion for developing and maintaining strong collaborative relationships with key partners and stakeholders based on an in-depth understanding of stakeholder needs and strategic focus.

  • Ability to proactively use your relationships with internal and external stakeholder groups to provide strategic input through synthesized thinking, building advocacy and empowering implementation of the solutions in support of creating patient value.


For nearly 15 years, the largest laboratories in the world have been showing their confidence in our company. Specialized in pharma, biotech and medical devices, we support our customers from research to product launch.

 We cultivate a human-scale company spirit that allows us to personally follow our 450 employees – each of them known for their technical and scientific expertise. Through our regional subsidiaries in France, Belgium and Switzerland, Germany, we offer everyone geographical stability, without a mobility clause in the contracts. 

Do you want to integrate the consulting world into a human-sized company that values the individual and the performance? Do you want to invest in long-term innovative projects? To share your skills in a close-knit team where experiences are shared freely? So, join us! We offer you an attractive salary and fringe benefits. You will work in a stimulating international environment, with numerous opportunities for personal development.

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