Senior Business Analyst

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Analysis
  3. Switzerland
Posting date: 20 Jan 2020
This vacancy has now expired

An internationally renowned pharmaceutical company is currently advertising a vacancy for a Senior Business Analyst at their office based in Switzerland. This top 10 pharma company works across multiple sectors, including medical devices, pharmaceutical research, and consumer health.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and interprets sales and market analysis, enabling the organisation to have an overview of the local market insights from national, regional to brick level.
  • Develops, at the direction of the Business Unit (BU) and in collaboration with the other team members, market and financial analyses in support of the product strategy.
  • Initiates and coordinates market research, manages tool.
  • Develops an appropriate BU forecasting model and prepares with the other team members the proposed Budget / Forecasts.
  • Evaluates opportunity and risk of different product strategies, programs and tactics (e.g. evaluates lifecycle opportunities).
  • Coordinates with sales managers and product managers to ensure that marketing assumptions are appropriately linked to sales performance metrics and targets (e.g. SIP).
  • Provides forecast for Sales & operation planning (S&OP).
  • Coordinates implementation of systems and processes initiated on both a European and an affiliate level (e.g. CDM/Tableau).
  • Proactively drives strategic and innovative approaches to maximize the use of available primary and secondary data sources and transform data into actionable information and recommendations.
  • Develops and maintains best practices and shared approaches and coordinates across audiences and products.
  • Proactively seeks to build the company's capability in Business Analytics and Competitive Intelligence (CI).

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor or Masters degree in economics or equivalent qualification.
  • Strong analysis and numeric skills.
  • Solid communication and presentation skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Natural ability to form strong relationships with and influence senior stakeholders.
  • Expertise in analytical systems, e.g. Excel, VBA.
  • Professional level in English; German is an asset.
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Experience in the assigned therapeutic areas.
  • Experience in database management and SQL.

To Apply:

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