Lab Informatics Consultant UK

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Role: ASIS Business Analyst/Consultant – Laboratory Informatics

Location: United Kingdom

Mobility: Up to 75%

Career Level: Consultant

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. With our thought leadership and culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse skills and next-generation technology to each business challenge.

We believe in inclusion and diversity and supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual and Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion and diversity too.

“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do and the impact we have with our clients and with the communities in which we work and live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO

As a team:

Accenture Scientific Informatics Services (ASIS) works with “best in breed” Laboratory Informatics software products to provide total solutions for our clients. ASIS are experts in architecting, configuring, deploying, validating and supporting laboratory systems. These systems include LIMS, ELN, SDMS, and CDS, among others. This domain where laboratory science intersects with information technology is our passion, and unlike some other companies providing similar services, it is our singular focus!

You will gain exposure to a myriad of emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Internet of Things, Extended Reality, Machine Learning, and Data Analytics, while facilitating the transformation of scientific and laboratory processes in leading global companies.

Become a member of this outstanding team combining scientific data management experts with the global transformation capabilities of Accenture and be a part of redefining the future of laboratory operations.

As an ASIS Business Analyst/Consultant, you will:
  • Create high-quality user and functional requirements and use cases for Scientific Informatics software (LIMS, CDS, ELN, LES, Lab Instrumentation) by working closely with other Accenture team members and clients Schedule meetings, document meeting notes and distribute meeting notes to invitees
  • Participate in interviews, site visits and facilitated sessions with business users
  • Create as-is and to-be narratives and manage relative documentation
  • Contribute to the creation and maintenance of a requirements traceability matrix
  • Perform research of mild, moderate or high complexity into business processes, SOPs, system documentation and work instructions
  • Work with project teams to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements such as FDA, CAPA, CLIA, GxP, HL7 as well as internal policies and processes
  • Analyze requirements to determine priority and business value
  • Identify opportunities for business process improvement, including changes required to successfully adopt new laboratory informatics solutions
  • Provide estimates for workstream activities, including dependencies, to the Project Manager
  • Identify, handle and resolve risks and issues related to the workstream
  • Contribute to all areas of system implementation including but not limited to vendor interaction, system compatibility, change control, qualification, deployment, and training
  • Provide leadership for all resources within a specific workstream including client, vendor, consultants and associates

We are looking for experience in the following skills:

  • Knowledge in one or more Scientific Informatics software (LIMS, CDS, ELN, LES, etc).
  • Business Analysis/ Consultant experience in Laboratory Informatics projects.
  • Demonstrable experience of both configuration and functional design in Scientific Informatics is needed.
  • Knowledge of the Pharmaceutical IT Landscape.
  • Exceptional analytic and critical thinking skills, troubleshooting skills, and ability to work within a team.
  • Ability to explain complex technical concepts to non-technical audiences.
  • Understanding of instrument integration.
  • Positive relationship/stakeholder management skills.
  • Clear understanding of key methodologies (ITIL, Waterfall and Agile methodologies).
  • Positive demeanor and willingness to learn new areas.
  • Ability to meet travel requirements where applicable.
Set yourself apart:
  • Experience working in large global/multinational corporations on large implementations/deployments.
  • Software development experience.
  • Consulting experience with continuous increase in responsibility and technical competence
What’s in it for you

At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

Flexibility and mobility are required to deliver this role as there will be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients and partners to enable delivery of the first-class services we are known for.

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

Job information

Firm: Accenture

Location: Multiple Locations