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Business Development Analyst

Netherlands, Noord-Holland, AmsterdamGrowth

Job description

About Pacmed

Pacmed builds a clinical decision support system to help patients leave the Intensive Care Unit faster and healthier and to use the limited ICU resources optimally. Pacmed does this by combining medical expertise with advanced machine learning. Our first product supports adequately discharging patients from the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Pacmed originated from the Nationale DenkTank in 2014 and in the past years has grown to become the leading Dutch company / scale-up when it comes to AI decision support, winning multiple prizes. You will join at a point in time where Pacmed has implemented its first software in the ICU of the AmsterdamUMC and is preparing to scale that software across the Netherlands and Europe.

We are very excited to be able to announce that we will be further scaling our product through a large collaboration with the Santeon group (a group of 7 leading teaching hospitals) supported by two of the largest healthcare insurers (CZ and Zilveren Kruis). This partnership will make it possible to have AI play a significant role in creating future proof ICU care. The Business Development Analyst will play an important role within the Growth team supporting the Growth strategy of Pacmed, informed by the lessons and developments from the Santeon program. The Growth strategy will have a significant impact on the future of data driven healthcare and the future of Pacmed.

About the Role

Pacmed distinguishes itself with its close strategic collaborations with health care leaders - both at the business level as well as physician leaders. We are currently looking for a business development analyst to support our growth strategy and help develop our strategic programs. As a business development analyst you will be supporting Pacmed both on a company wide level (developing business plans for our Growth) and on a program level, making sure our programs maximally contributes to our growth strategy.

  • Within the Growth team you will be working with the Growth Lead in developing analysis and insights for our longer term growth strategy. Your most important stakeholders here are the Head of Operations, Senior Product Manager and one of the Co-CEOs responsible for the Growth Strategy. The focus of your work will be doing business analysis, working on our commercial strategy, synthesizing findings from market research, interviews and internal problem solve sessions and translating them into clear outputs that inform the Growth Strategy.

  • You will also support the Delivery Into Care team, led by our Senior Strategic Program Manager. Your other internal stakeholders within this program will be the Senior Product Manager, Implementation Manager and Head of Operations. The Delivery Into Care team is currently working on our large Santeon program, a large project with 7 large teaching hospitals that helps Pacmed lower the barrier for hospitals to adopt our technology and increase their AI readiness. The focus of the Business Development Analyst will be to support the Senior Program Manager in developing a vision and roadmap for data driven solutions on the ICU that supports our growth strategy. You will gather insights from desk research, interviews and workshops that will inform the vision and roadmap.

The ideal candidate will have a combination of a background in life sciences (preferably in the hospital sector), (basic) knowledge of AI, solid consulting and analytical skills and a sharp business mind. Ultimately, you are motivated to support our teams with your skills and thereby deliver impact with data driven solutions in healthcare.

What will you do on a daily basis?

  • Work closely with the Growth Lead to Problem solve to define the most important strategic questions we need to answer to inform our Growth Strategy

  • Perform analysis such as competitor analysis and market analysis to assess attractiveness and fit. Examples include assessing the legal and regulatory differences between different markets

  • Develop go to market strategies for different markets

  • Structuring our sales funnel, developing a sales playbook and defining what materials are needed to support a smooth sales process

  • Synthesize findings to create strategic plans that align to company objectives

  • Work closely with Senior Strategic Program Manager conducting activities like desk search on trends for the ICU, developing scenarios towards a data driven ICU, preparing and conducting interviews and workshops, synthesizing findings into client ready output

  • Reporting findings and obtaining approval from (senior) management, when required

  • Work according to set OKRs and KPIs within Pacmed

Why is Pacmed a great place to work?

  • We're a dynamic scale up on a societal mission.

  • We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

  • A talented team dedicated to help each other grow through teamwork and collaboration in a culture where everyone is respected and heard.

  • As a scale-up there is plenty opportunity to grow your responsibilities together with the growth of the company.

  • We're a team of ambitious but also fun-loving people who are committed to improving healthcare globally.

  • A working environment where fun at work and social events are very important.

  • A great office at the heart of Amsterdam with opportunities for (partially) remote working or part-time working.


  • At Pacmed we believe in a flexible working model.

  • Set aside monthly dedicated days for professional development and offer a stipend for individual development/training opportunities.

  • The opportunity to become part of Pacmed’s employee participation plan.

  • An office at a great location in the heart of Amsterdam, including unlimited coffee & snacks, Friday drinks, and at minimum quarterly social events!

Job requirements

  • You have a Master in Life Sciences study and/or Business Administration: e.g. a Masters degree in business administration, a Masters in Public Health, or Masters in Healthcare Administration, or equal professional experience.

  • 2+ years experience in a consulting role (preference given to those specifically within healthcare and/or data science).

  • Exceptional problem solving, time management, facilitation, and communication skills (both written and verbal).

  • You have affinity with healthcare and data science.

  • You fit in an inclusive and respectful working culture where everyone’s opinion is heard.

  • You are a team player that creates positive energy and cares about the well-being and development of others in the company.

  • Speaking Dutch is required.

  • You have to be eligible to work in the Netherlands (EU).

At Pacmed, we think there is strength in diversity. Studies show that women and members of underrepresented communities apply for jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications. Does this sound like you? If so, Pacmed encourages you to reconsider and apply! Our employees regularly share that they value the team and people they work with and that a diverse team is a key reason why they love their work. Building responsible AI requires diverse perspectives, equitable practices, and integrity every step of the way. This is our commitment. We look forward to your application!

We do not work with recruiters, so mails and calls from agencies are not appreciated.