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Pharmaceutical - Data Analytics Professional

Beacon Hill Pharma Chicago, IL
  • Expired: 26 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

A highly reputable pharmaceutical corporation is currently hiring a Data Analytics Professional to work in the northern suburbs of Chicago, IL.

Summary :

  • Business Operations & Portfolio Analytics plays a key role in leading the operational planning for Development and advising leadership on the pipeline and product portfolio as well as business operations to ensure efficient cross-functional business processes. Development leadership, project teams and functions utilize information from the enterprise systems, such as Planisware, to manage operational performance against the portfolio.
  • Responsible for facilitating collaborative partnerships with functional stakeholders to identify, develop and execute advanced data analytics and methods to facilitate decision-making activities at the project and portfolio level.
  • The position will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of reliable, actionable analyses to internal customers ensuring best in practice analytics are developed and maintained as the business needs evolve.
  • This position will also be responsible for providing technical feedback or direction utilizing technical expertise,
  • This position may manage specific projects assigned and may oversee work performed by contractors and/or outsourced services.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for: Developing and improving operational data modeling capabilities.
  • Maintaining data integration from multiple global systems.
  • Validating data quality across reporting and analytical platforms.
  • Performing data discovery incorporating new datasets into existing analytics.
  • Managing external vendor development of analytics tools and systems.
  • Developing ad hoc reports and operational data models as required by stakeholders.
  • Managing any direct reports through successful recruitment, performance management,
  • development planning and retention of a high performing team.
  • Managing external vendor services, as applicable.
  • Overseeing outsourced vendors maintaining any systems used in data analytics, including data
  • storing services and reporting tools, as applicable.


  • Education BA/BS with emphasis in Finance or Accounting, Statistics, Mathematics or Life Sciences
  • Experience
  • Minimum 6 years of experience analyzing data, either financial or other, and/or management
  • consulting experience focused on analyzing operational data.
  • Strong knowledge in use of enterprise-wide data warehousing options/opportunities and reporting
  • tools/systems, as a business user not technical/IT user, to facilitate and support the analytical and
  • reporting capabilities for operational data.
  • Strong knowledge of tools used to support collection of business operations data, such as SAP,

AnaPlan, etc.

  • Working knowledge of Big Data techniques and data visualization tools such as SpotFire.
  • Working knowledge of various statistical modeling techniques and their application within complex
  • analytical projects, such as regression modeling, ROI, portfolio attrition.
  • Demonstrated strong data analysis skills coupled with ability to communicate meaning from the data.
  • Effective oral and written communication and presentation skills in English, with an ability to interact at
  • all levels of personnel.
  • Effective strategic thinker and problem solver with emotional intelligence and the ability to both
  • recognize and anticipate problems.
  • Ability to both recognize and anticipate problems. Possesses the ability to translate solutions into
  • viable action plans at a global level that are effectively disseminated and implemented through cooperation of stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated initiative and creativity in pioneering new approaches and ways of working.
  • Strong teamwork and partner behaviors, ability to operate among diverse cultures.
  • Adept with MS Office applications.


  • Advanced degree (MBA/MA/MS or PhD or related degree) preferred.
  • Accounting certification (such as CPA, CA, etc)
  • Experience with SAP and BPC
  • Understanding of the global drug development process.
  • Knowledge of business processes and procedures in clinical drug development, including portfolio,
  • planning, clinical trial management, cost, staffing, resource management and/or time tracking areas.

Beacon Hill Pharma

Why Work Here?

Therapeutic company that focuses in helping patients in an dealing with all types of Cancer

Beacon Hill Pharma, Beacon Hill Staffing Group's Pharma specialty division, is a national staffing organization that provides contract, direct (permanent), FSP/outsourcing and consulting to pharmaceutical, medical device, biotech and contract research organizations. Beacon Hill Pharma places contractors in all 50 states by seamlessly coordinating recruiting resources in local and regional markets with Beacon Hill Pharmas National Recruiting & Delivery, a dedicated national recruiting team that focuses exclusively on national accounts, supporting regional recruiting operations and delivering contractors to all markets in the U.S. Whether start-ups or the Fortune 500, the public or private sector, Beacon Hill Pharma matches world class talent with exceptional opportunities.


Chicago, IL