Assoc Dir., Product Analytics, Specialty & Biologics - Global NET/RD
East Hanover, NJ
A global healthcare leader, Novartis has one of the most exciting product pipelines in the industry today. It is a pipeline of innovative medicines brought to life by diverse, talented, performance driven people. All of this makes us one of the most rewarding employers in our field. We're committed to peak performance, improving the quality of life, and embracing and leveraging diverse backgrounds, cultures and talents to achieve competitive advantage.
In this position, the candidate will set the strategic direction for insights-driven and disease-focused analytics and forecasting. Areas of responsibility include implementation and management of global business analytics and forecasting for the Neuro Endocrine Tumor (NET) and Rare Disease franchise.
Cultivate strong knowledge of Oncology disease areas with in-depth understanding of market dynamics and forward looking insights.
Expertise in forecasting and associated epidemiology
Champion new approaches & techniques to forecasting
Drive partnership with internal business partners to define and answer key strategic questions.
Work collaboratively with brand teams and business analytics partners to ensure market insights are integrated into forecasts and strategic analysis
Monitor and evaluate major trends in the marketplace.
Identify knowledge gaps in understanding of market and develop analytics to fill these gaps
Present scenario and strategic planning results/recommendations to a global audience including senior management
Provide support for strategic planning and KPIs
Consult with Global marketing on market research and analytics that align with strategic imperatives
The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
Minimum of 5 years of business analysis experience preferably in a Biotech or Pharmaceutical industry
Undergraduate Degree in Science or Business; MBA preferred
Oncology experience preferred
Country-level analytics and forecasting experience required
Knowledge of Global healthcare markets
Expert knowledge in Oncology forecasting and epidemiology
Strong analytics and patient-based forecasting skills
Strategic thinking with strong ability to evaluate and assess oncology market opportunities and dynamics
Demonstrated ability and experience in applying secondary data to market assessments
Strong ability to synthesis disparate data in order to develop a comprehensive view of current and
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