Bayer Associate Director Data Specialist Specialty Franchise in Whippany, New Jersey

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Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life.

At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

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Associate Director Data Specialist Specialty Franchise

Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Associate Director Data Specialist Specialty Franchise, are to:

  • Leverage data to inform brand strategy;

  • Assess internal data sources / map out data gaps per strategy;

  • Identify external data to fill gaps and provide recommendations (w/ cost) and execute acquisition;

  • Identify / execute opportunities to collect better data through existing sources (e.g., SP, agency contracting);

  • Perform the annual assessment of usefulness of the data (ROI);

  • Prepare data;

  • Lead data mastering from new sources;

  • Properly label data so that it’s easy to reference;

  • Perform QC quality of the data.

  • Formalize / ensure up-to-date business rules;

  • Join / prepare tables for analytics use;

  • Support Franchises’ in locating and effectively using data sources required to meet objectives;

  • Support insight teams in performing analytics assisting them with their data needs;

  • Lead communication of data and reporting updates;

  • Organize / facilitate data and reporting tool training for new sources / updates;

  • Be accountable for the identification, refinement and implementation of business relevant Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)’

  • Profile, monitor and report on data quality and execute data quality corrective action;

  • Ensure hierarchies and mapping accuracy and establish processes and procedures;

  • Develop/Implement reporting rules;

  • Execute routine analytics and Ad-hoc reporting and visualization;

  • Support budget development regarding data sources;

  • Identify overlaps in data sources to ensure overall efficiency;

  • Collaborate with Data Acquisition to identify new, innovative data sources and opportunities;

  • Become fluent with Franchise data as a foundation for reports and analytics;

  • Assist in identifying potential new reports / analytics;

  • Execute proof of concept mini initiatives - in close collaboration with the analytics team as appropriate;

  • Participate in formulating Franchise data strategy;

  • Assist Franchise in identifying new data sources.

Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree with at least four years of overall experience;

  • Understanding of logistics and distribution processes and Specialty Pharmacy data;

  • Understanding of data visualization tools, python Programming and strong SQL capabilities;

  • Ability to quickly build relationships and operate in teams;

  • Strong problem solving skills: actively participating in brainstorming, identifying core issues and structuring problems;

  • Ability to consolidate disparate business requirements into clear, concise documentation;

  • Knowledge of cloud based, big data technologies;

  • Effective presentation skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree;

  • Experience working within the US Pharmaceuticals industry, developing centralized data strategies for specialty products (e.g., Rare Diseases).

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

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