Senior Business Designer - Healthcare (Remote possible - CET)

Antwerp, Flanders, Belgium

Full Time Mid-level / Intermediate
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Disclaimer: this role can be done (remotely) from anywhere from where it's comfortable to work within CET. Board of Innovation EMEA is expanding and is looking to bring on board a Senior Business Designer with a strong background in Healthcare to join big innovation projects e.g. leading a product strategy and validating healthcare solutions in market), as well as to develop new business opportunities with corporate clients.

Join us to imagine and create tomorrow’s products, services and businesses

We are Board of Innovation. A global collective of strategists, designers and entrepreneurs, who join forces with the world’s most ambitious businesses. We imagine tomorrow’s products, services and businesses – and create them today. From shaping the future of logistics with Toyota, to re-imagining the vaccination journey with Takeda or rethinking how men shave for Philips - together we are driven to imagine and create the future.

Together, we share the same values:

  • Make it personal: help others. Be yourself. Leave your ego at the door.
  • Make it better: think, and think again. Raise the bar. Listen, learn, share, repeat.
  • Make it happen: be entrepreneurial. No buzzwords, no theater. Ideas are nice, but impact is everything.

About the team & culture:

We believe there is an unprecedented opportunity to support our clients in imagining tomorrow’s products, service and businesses - and creating them today. But we need your help supporting innovation teams and running projects. We believe in diversity of thought and experience and encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.

What does that look like from the inside?

  • You support our healthcare and medical device clients in their quest for new desirable, viable, and feasible healthcare business opportunities. Together you turn these opportunities into significant business value and results (e.g. by creating disruptive new business models, generating actual new revenue streams, planning a product or service launch, etc.).
  • You manage and execute an account management strategy and are able to spot bottlenecks and opportunities to grow meaningful client partnerships
  • You deeply understand the needs of clients and translate these into compelling solutions and sales proposals to help us grow the EMEA market
  • You quickly get up to speed on a client’s context (e.g. the Alzheimer’s treatment space, applications of AI in Diabetes care, patient journeys in cardiology) and become a source fo knowledge on the topic within the company
  • You leverage your past experience in the healthcare space to bring new perspectives for us and our clients
  • You participate in competitive tenders and support biz development in creating stand-out stories to win exciting, new business
  • You closely collaborate with other business designers and account managers
  • You can financially manage a team from client billing to profitability.
  • You help clients (200K+) shape and execute their growth and innovation strategies by building and coaching their internal innovation teams


How you’ve gotten here

  • Substantial relevant experience in Business Design (e.g. as a senior innovation consultant, senior business designer, business lead,...)
  • Strong background in "Healthcare" " is required
  • Substantial relevant experience in the execution of project work (e.g. within innovation, management consulting, strategy facilitation, business design)
  • Must have experience building relationships at the leadership level of global enterprises
  • Must be passionate and knowledgeable about customer-centric design, corporate innovation, new business models and next-generation technologies
  • Must have experience in building proposals tailored to their objectives that focus entirely on the deliverables that we can offer
  • Ability to travel to participate in client engagements in EMEA (post covid)
  • You have what it takes to thrive in our team: an authentic, humble personality, a no-nonsense approach, a relentless drive to learn, an open mindset, an entrepreneurial attitude, a true team spirit (no ego!) and you share our ‘make it matter’ mentality


Why work at Board of Innovation?

It's is a place that solves real challenges and makes a meaningful impact. It is a place that values diversity of ideas, intellectual curiosity, and the pursuit of passions. It is a place where you can bring your whole self to work, and understand that working from the office is not the only way to work. And while the work we do is not easy, we make time to connect with the amazing people we’ve assembled around the world to share our stories and learn from each other at our annual Summer Office. Where You'll Be
  • We are a distributed workforce with Hubs in Belgium (Antwerp), the United States (New York) and Singapore.
  • Where in the world? For this role, it can be anywhere from where it’s comfortable to work within Central European Timezone
  • This will be a project on payroll or contract basis
Board of Innovation recognizes the positive value of diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We welcome and encourage people of all backgrounds to apply. Interested? Read more about our culture, mission and values!
Job perks/benefits: Career development Medical leave
Job region: Europe
Job country: Belgium
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