AbbVie Director/Associate Director - Forecasting Analytics (Global Commercial Development) in North Chicago, Illinois
Director/Associate Director - Forecasting Analytics (Global Commercial Development)
USA, Illinois, Lake County
The Global Commercial Development (GCD) organization leads the development of the strategic marketing direction of key assets in AbbVie’s pipeline. The role of Global Pipeline Forecasting & Commercial Analytics is to serve as the primary source of forecasting & commercial analytics services within GCD. The objective of this support is to help evaluate the commercial assessments in support of strategic decisions related to all oncology pipeline products and on market product lifecycle projects. This role will also serve as a primary point of contract for commercial analytical support related to GCD strategic initiatives related to the oncology, specialty, and immunology therapeutic areas.
The Associate Director/Director, Forecasting Analytics role is responsible for developing and recommending data capabilities and forecasting data libraries to support commercial assessment activities within GCD. He/she may also be involved in projects related to forecasting assessments.
Responsibilities will include but not limited to:
Analyze large prescription,clinical, and medical databases to harness insights and data trends to informcommercial assessments for pipeline and BD opportunities.
Determine source(s) and understand,at a high level, methodologies in the construction and reporting of data fromavailable internal and externally sourced data, including claims data,electronic health records and other healthcare data
Develop methodologies to harnessdata and provide insights on key therapeutic areas
Lead the design and implementationof model updates and/or new forecast approaches
Develop and integrate variouscommercial analytics to inform key forecast assumptions and to provide adata-driven point of view on the impact of product and market events on thecommercial opportunity
Independently identify areas forfurther analysis and identify approaches to solve the issue
Championing the GCD Mission andVision and the broader AbbVie Leadership Attributes
4+years of relevant business experience within the pharmaceutical, biotech,or life sciences consulting industries (Associate Director), 8+ years ofrelevant experience (Director)
Experienceanalyzing large datasets using SAS, R, or other data analysis/statisticalsoftware tools
Demonstratedexperience in the incorporation of analytics (primary and secondary data)for strategic decision support
Experiencein with new product development and demand estimation in areas withsignificant uncertainty.
Self-motivatedand experience managing multiple projects across multiple teams whiledelivering results on-time
Proficiencyin Microsoft Office, with advanced Excel experience
AdvancedSTEM degree is preferred in Quantitative Sciences, Computer Science,Statistics, Economics, or Mathematics
Key Leadership Competencies:
Preference for experience inoncology
Strong analytic and communicationskills
Strong skills as both a team playerand team leader in a highly matrixed organization
Strong strategic thinking skills anddemonstrated ability to influence
Significant Work Activities and Conditions: Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Job Type: Experienced
Job Level Code: D