Associate Director, Analytics and Data Science (Digital Analytics)

Oct 19, 2021

Job Description

Our number 1 priority is to serve people, communities and patients by pioneering patient access to better healthcare. It’s our purpose that drives us; that inspires us; that challenges us. And that’s why we will never give up !

2021 proves already to be an exciting time for Novartis as we continue to embrace a bold strategy to drive a company-wide digital transformation.

Come and join our Data Strategy organization today as an Associate Director, Analytics and Data Science (Digital Analytics) ! You will be joining an organization embedded within our Commercial Acceleration business that will proactively bring insights to the business to support strategic business decisions. To be successful in this role you will need extensive knowledge of the digital ecosystem coupled with analytics and data science expertise to support the synthesis of analytics, reporting, and research to provide significant insights to our digital initiatives.

What will you be responsible for (non-exhaustive list) ?
- Establishing comprehensive measurement frameworks leveraging the digital landscape and all of its’ nuances and opportunities.
- Analyzing and interpreting data to monitor and providing feedback on branding performance, salesforce effectiveness, and portfolio strength; leveraging advanced dashboards to investigate and monitor the drivers behind performance
- Executing brand opportunity and threat analysis
- Prioritizing analytic development and determining insights data/information requirements to align with overall strategy.
- Performing ongoing assessments and synthesizing research on the digital area landscape to keep a pulse on the market.
- Analyzing consumer behavior to identify areas of opportunity, quantify impact and provide actionable insights.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

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 other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

Minimum Requirements

What will you bring to the role?
- Graduate Degree in Quantitative Disciple (e.g. Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Operations Research or Business) or any relevant STEM major
- 5+ years of experience working on analytical and data science projects
- Solid understanding of database structures, data wrangling, cleansing, and manipulation in Excel, SQL, SAS, Alteryx, and ideally R or python
- Expertise and extensive understanding of social media channels and platforms
- Excels at interacting with a diverse group of people, all levels of management, including senior leadership.
- Demonstrated experience analyzing complex situations and processes and effectively integrating and synthesizing the data to form a complete cohesive picture and actionable in-sights
- Comfort with telling stories with data
- Proven self-starter with high standards of excellence and an innovative mind
- Strong interpersonal, communication and analytical skills
- Project management experience and ability to manage multiple projects and consistently meet deadlines

What you'll receive in return ?
Competitive salary, annual bonus, long term incentive for select levels, health insurance, paid vacation/holidays, potential flexible working arrangements, subsidized dining facilities, employee recognition scheme.

Why consider Novartis?
799 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.

Imagine what you could do at Novartis!

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