Berkeley Research Group

  • Corporate Compliance and Risk Management Senior Associate – Healthcare and Life Sciences

    Job Locations US-DC
    Posted Date 5 months ago(8/14/2018 3:57 PM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Consulting Staff
  • Overview

    Berkeley Research Group provides independent advice, data analytics, authoritative studies, expert testimony, investigations, and regulatory and dispute consulting to Fortune 500 corporations, financial institutions, government agencies, major law firms, and regulatory bodies around the world. BRG experts provide sophisticated economic, financial, and analytical advice across a wide range of disciplines, including antitrust and competition policy, complex damages, finance, healthcare, intellectual property, restructuring, valuation, and workforce issues. In addition, the firm assists clients in major industry sectors with compliance, business process improvement, and strategy consulting. 


    BRG’s Corporate Compliance and Risk Management group (“CCRM”), situated within BRG’s industry-leading Healthcare Analytics Practice, provides complex compliance advisory, investigation and enforcement decree support services together with expert witness testimony to pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology, diagnostics, genomics, laboratory and DME companies, as well as hospitals and other healthcare entities and law firms.

    BRG’s CCRM experts have extensive industry and compliance process expertise which they channel to advise companies on the development, implementation, oversight and strategic management of effective corporate compliance and risk management programs. Our professionals have firsthand experience in C-suite corporate compliance, government enforcement, and advanced transactional data analysis; therefore, they have an intimate understanding of the operational, technical, and legal challenges that companies must address. BRG’s unique qualifications position CCRM as a market leader, availing the team the privilege of working on some of the industry’s most complex, high profile matters.


    The Consultant position is a consulting staff position, which is integral to the CCRM team’s success.  This position requires a highly motivated critical thinker and with strong research, organization and project management skills and a developing body of subject matter expertise. The Consultant has general familiarity with corporate governance and compliance principles and may have exposure to operational models that adhere to same. The incumbent will provide key project management support; perform research; assimilate large volumes of complex materials into concise project materials; contribute to expert witness reports; and contribute to client-facing advisory work product.

    Headquartered in Emeryville, California, BRG currently has over 40 offices across the United States and internationally. This position offers advancement opportunities within a rapidly growing expert services and consulting firm.



    • Perform research for expert reports and compliance advisory work product.
    • Assist with preparing and writing expert reports.
    • Assist with compliance program assessments and other key advisory projects in support of client compliance program development or enhancement.
    • Demonstrate creativity and efficient use of relevant tools and software.
    • Review own work product and work product of others to assure quality.
    • Participate in a team environment and work hard to meet deadlines and quality standards.
    • Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Demonstrate excellent time management and organizational skills.
    • Demonstrate keen attention to detail.
    • Demonstrate leadership abilities necessary to manage work streams and contribute to client deliverables.
    • Participate in group practice meetings and travel as needed. Travel requirement varies and may be extensive from time to time.



    •  A Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant discipline. A certification in compliance or a paralegal certificate preferred.
    • An advanced degree in law, policy, healthcare administration or related field are also preferred.


    • 1 to 3 years of prior work experience within the compliance, legal, policy, or advisory consulting professions.  
    • Extensive research capabilities required.
    • Experience working directly within or supporting highly regulated industry preferred.
    • Experience working directly in the life sciences or healthcare industries, or directly supporting life sciences or healthcare industries through a law or consulting firm strongly preferred.
    • Ability to draft expert reports and legal briefs is strongly preferred.
    • Familiarity with applicable laws, regulations and industry standards related to corporate governance, compliance and risk management, including guidance documents and enforcement history affecting the life sciences and/or healthcare industries strongly preferred.

    Candidate must be able to submit verification of his/her legal right to work in the United States, without company sponsorship.


    BRG is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.           



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