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What Strategic Intelligence/ Analyst contributes to Cardinal Health
The market & data analyst will be responsible for retrieving and gathering data, organizing it, and creating insights used to help reach meaningful decisions. He or she will be able to analyze quantitative data, qualitative data, trends, strategies, and competition from different sources and develop reports to share and present to senior leadership.
Areas of focus & support include: assess and monitor markets, competitors, and future trends, support strategy development, and support new offer development.
Understand business objectives and determine data assets and collection methods needed.
Collect data on markets, products, and competitors and consolidate into actionable insights, reports, and presentations.
Analyze both quantitative and qualitative data, interpret the data collected, and organize this information into statistical tables and reports.
Present findings to executives through charts, graphs, and other visual means to help them make better-informed decisions about strategies, changes to business models, and product & market introductions.
Create visuals of industry trends and our competitive position to help predict how products and services will perform in the marketplace.
Produce and maintain reports providing management insights about new trends on the horizon as well as areas of potential improvement (data analysis and narrative). Interpret data, formulate reports and make recommendations
Develop processes for collecting data and compiling findings into reports that are published monthly, quarterly, and annually. Establish baselines and monitor trends that can be used to make recommendations.
Build relationships across departments and business units to facilitate collaboration.
Collaborate with BI&A developers to streamline data collection and create automated tools and reporting to monitor key areas of the business and trends.
Establish relationships with third-party data providers to understand their data sets and leverage their offerings.
Develop deep business acumen in markets we serve and future market opportunities.
BS degree preferred in Statistics, Marketing, Economics or related field, MBA in healthcare analytics ideal
3-5 years professional experience
Prior experience in working with branded pharmaceutical companies
Proven market research and analysis experience
Ability to interpret large amounts of data and to multi-task
Strong communication and presentation skills
Experience with Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and other data collection and analysis tools
Search engines, web analytics, and business research tools acumen
Strong analytical and critical thinking
Healthcare experience preferred
What is expected of you and others at this level:
Applies comprehensive knowledge and a thorough understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks and projects
May contribute to the development of policies and procedures
Works on complex projects of large scope
Develops technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Solutions are innovative and consistent with organization objectives
Completes work independently receives general guidance on new projects
Work reviewed for purpose of meeting objectives
May act as a mentor to less experienced colleagues
Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.