Consultant I, Financial Service Due Diligence

Avalere Health is seeking a Consultant I to join our growing Financial Services practice.

Avalere’s Financial Services practice provides regulatory and reimbursement due diligence services to some of the country’s largest and most active healthcare investors. Our clients include private equity firms and healthcare service providers that purchase control stakes in non-public healthcare companies, as well as institutional asset managers that buy and sell securities issued by healthcare companies. Our services include identifying and gauging the magnitude of the regulatory and reimbursement risks inherent in these investments, assessing opportunities for growth, and advising our clients on the potential impact of healthcare policy changes in an ever-evolving market. We work closely with other practices within Avalere, applying the full scope of the firm’s knowledge base to the development of multi-disciplinary, creative solutions on behalf of our clients.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage and engage in due-diligence projects with cross-practice teams on behalf of private equity and corporate clients
  • Conduct qualitative and quantitative research on a wide range of healthcare issues, at both the federal and state levels
  • Prepare written materials and present conclusions and recommendations to clients
  • Develop and manage relationships with new and existing clients
  • Develop and maintain subject-matter expertise in specific healthcare sectors and financial services
  • Quickly expand knowledge in evolving health care subject-matter topics as driven by client interests

Skills, Experience, and Other Job-Related Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in a related field and a graduate degree in business
  • 4–6 years of work experience, including experience at a top-tier consulting or equivalent healthcare or financial services firm
  • Strong quantitative skills, including data analytics, with extensive experience utilizing these skills
  • Ability to quickly understand and articulate complex concepts and relationships
  • Excellent analytic and problem solving skills, and ability to think critically and holistically about issues related to clients’ potential healthcare investments, often under tight timeframes
  • Demonstrated ability to be proactive, learn independently, and anticipate work flow or policy issues in advance and develop effective solutions
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced working environment
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), survey and interview skills, and the ability to deliver professional presentations to colleagues and clients
  • Must work in Avalere’s offices in the District of Columbia and be based locally

Additional Skills and Competencies

  • Solid interpersonal and verbal skills and experience working in a collaborative environment
  • Intellectual curiosity about the U.S. healthcare system and financial services
  • Sound judgment, creativity, attention to detail, and flexibility
  • Knowledge of healthcare subject-matter areas
  • Healthcare policy or reimbursement knowledge and experience
  • Client-services savvy and experience

How to Apply

All applications should be submitted through the Careers section of our website at Please submit copies of the following application materials:

  • Cover letter
  • Résumé
  • Writing sample

Candidates may be required to complete an interview exercise or assessment as part of the final-round interview process for this role.

*Avalere is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.