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Sr Business Operations Analyst

Req #: 180002OS_en
Location: Deerfield, IL US
Job Category: Commercial Operations
Date Posted: 4/5/2018 4:18:44 PM
Baxter International

Description

About Baxter
Baxter provides a broad portfolio of essential renal and hospital products, including home, acute and in-center dialysis; sterile IV solutions; infusion systems and devices; parenteral nutrition; surgery products and anesthetics; and pharmacy automation, software and services. The company's global footprint and the critical nature of its products and services play a key role in expanding access to healthcare in emerging and developed countries. Baxter's employees worldwide are building upon the company's rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care.
 
Summary
Responsible for the development and analysis of reporting used to support Baxter’s US Sales and Marketing organizations.  The right candidate will have excellent aptitude for architecting visually stunning, analytic Tableau dashboards that are exceptionally fast!  Proven ability to organize, structure, and consolidate disparate data sources that feed Tableau dashboards is a must.  This candidate will be required to audit and analyze sales, gross profit, units, market potential, and various SalesForce.com data points to assist the Sales and Marketing organizations in understanding performance, opportunities, and areas of focus.  Extensive background in using tools such as Cognos, Excel and MS Access is also preferred.
 
Background in project management and lean methodology is also desirable.
 
Responsibilities
 
  • 2+ years of experience in the design and setup of Tableau analytic dashboards.
  • Working knowledge of best demonstrated practices for managing security, folder structure, and scalability on a Tableau server. 
  • Ability to train and mentor other analysts on best demonstrated practices for Tableau dashboard design and server organization.
  • Collaborate with various business partners to understand business strategy and provide recommendations for sharing insights required to drive business strategy and results.
  • Coordinate and conduct report training, as well as presentation of key insights related to sales patterns, customer opportunities, and performance towards specific targets, for both the Sales and Marketing organizations.
  • Apply strong project management skills including the creation of specific tools such as a project charter and project plans, that are used to ensure team members understand the purpose, next steps, owners, and deliverables required to complete projects of varying complexity.
  • Assist IT in the development of information systems used to both extract and present results to end users.
  • Responsible for the creation and maintenance of supporting SOPs and business requirements documentation.
  • Ability to both identify and apply efficiency gains and process improvements to ensure optimal performance.  
  • Work closely with Managers and Directors on various projects, as well as on-going skill development.
 

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytic and problem solving skills.
  • Attention to detail is essential.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Dedicated to producing timely and accurate results for both internal and external customers.
  • Excellent working knowledge of Excel, Access, Word, BI Tools such as Tableau, Cognos, and Database Management Tools.

 

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.

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Reasonable Accommodations
Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an e-mail to Americas_TTA@baxter.com and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

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