Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
At Abbott, we believe people with diabetes should have the freedom to enjoy active lives. That's why we're focused on helping people with diabetes manage their health more effectively and comfortably, with life-changing products that provide accurate data to drive better-informed decisions. We're revolutionizing the way people monitor their glucose levels with our new sensing technology.
Our location in Alameda, CA currently has an opportunity for a Manager Business Insights and Strategy. The primary role of the Business Insights and Strategy Manager is to support the business questions of senior leadership and partner with cross-functional stakeholders to provide actionable insights and inform decision making. The Business Insights and Strategy Manager will take a leadership role in the development, integration and execution of analytical planning for these key stakeholders. He/she will work cross-functionally with commercial leadership, marketing, sales and forecasting. He/she will present analyses and recommendations concerning business strategy, performance, and key priorities to commercial stakeholders and senior leadership.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
Internal Stakeholder Management: Effectively communicate and partner with internal stakeholders to gain agreement on business objectives and the action plan to achieve them
Problem Solving: Demonstrate a strategic approach to achieve business objectives by asking strategic questions, aligning resources, developing an action plan, and evaluating action plan results
Strategic Agility: Proactively identify and execute on near and long-term opportunities and adapting to changes in a dynamic environment
Analytics: Maintain subject matter expertise with data sources and tools, and applies this expertise to deliver high quality data and actionable insights to achieve business objectives. Experience with strategic decision support, market forecasting, and performance tracking are desired.
Process: Consistently implements all analytical protocols, procedures, and standards in a timely manner
Teamwork and Collaboration: Contribute to the team's performance, actively collaborate within and beyond the team to design and ensure buy-in around solutions
Leadership: Support an environment of candor; takes accountability
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING
BA or BS degree required
5+ years analytical experience desired, preferably in the healthcare industry in a market science, business analytics or consulting role.
Experience using big data is required preferably with prescription, medical claims and/or longitudinal patient-level data
MBA, Masters is preferred
Strong strategic thinking, market analytics, attention to detail, and excellent oral and written communication skills
Understanding of advance analytic techniques used in marking mix modeling, segmentation analysis, and predictive analytics
WHAT WE OFFER
At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
· Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
· Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
· Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
· Paid time off
· 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
· The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities
Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully: http://www.abbottbenefits.com/pages/candidate.aspx
Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity. Connect with us at www.abbott.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Abbott and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal.
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.