Responsible for analyzing the secondary market research data that is used as a foundation in all of the Forecasting Analytics and Market Research work. The candidate will work with a variety of teams and will be responsible for analysis of a wide range of data at both the national and subnational level, contributing to the development of new analytic tools, creation of advanced dashboards, and working closely with colleagues in forecasting and advanced marketing analytics to deliver business insights to our internal clients. Examples of the types of projects include targeting, trend identification, trend cause/effect analysis, etc. Examples of data used will include national level total prescription (TRx), sales, units, and patient level data, and large subnational databases. The candidate will communicate project results with persons at all levels of the organization.
Incumbent is responsible for analyzing the secondary market research data that is used as a foundation in all of the Forecasting Analytics and Market Research work. Position will be responsible for pulling and analyzing data and providing interpretation of same on a project and product basis. Position will communicate project results with persons at all levels of the organization.
Incumbent will be assigned to one or more in-line brands and will be responsible for producing regular national level secondary reports using standard IMS audits and other data. They will work with supervisor and/or others on ad hoc analyses using a variety of data sources. The incumbent will also be responsible for interacting with a variety of internal customers (e.g., marketing, manufacturing, finance, etc.) to pull and assemble data to solve a variety of business problems. The incumbent may be assigned other projects and responsibilities, depending on skills and experience.
BA or BS required. Advanced degree or an MBA is preferred, but not required.
Required Experience & Technical Requirements
0-3 years of market research or marketing analytics experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
Very high attention to detail and a strong work ethic to handle multiple priorities in a fast moving environment is mandatory.
Excellent analytical skills, including the ability to articulate the pros and cons of different analytical approaches to a problem.
Ability to derive business insights from data and relay these insights in a clear and concise manner.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Advanced Excel skills and experience required (must be able to rapidly manipulate large amounts of data, accurately, efficiently and neatly).
Experience working with US secondary market research data, including in-depth familiarity with major pharmaceutical industry data sources (IMS, SDI, etc.) is a plus.Brief Description/Overview:
Purdue Pharma L.P. and its associated U.S. companies are known for pioneering research on the principal cause of human suffering: chronic pain. Headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, it is one of the fastest-growing pharmaceutical companies in the world today. Purdue Pharma has led the battle against inadequate treatment of pain by developing long-acting pain-control medications that are prescribed by healthcare professionals around the world. As the sponsor of Partners Against Pain, the company provides community outreach and educational programs to encourage the therapeutic alliance of patients, their families, caregivers, and healthcare professionals.
Benefits: Purdue offers a wide range of competitive benefits to all full-time employees. Our benefit package includes a variety of benefit programs to provide for the health, welfare and financial security of our employees and their families.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce, M/F/D/V. Corporate standards require pre-employment drug testing and background investigation.
If you are interested in a specific open position, you must apply online by visiting our website at www.purduepharma.com. No hard copy resumes will be considered.
Purdue Pharma L.P. - 23 months ago