Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Deputy Director, Customer & Business Insights (Oncology)

Your tasks and responsibilities


The primary responsibilities of this role, Deputy Director, Customer & Business Insights (Oncology) are to: 


  • Own insight generation, research and analysis for Oncology Must-WinBrands Generate and develop actionable insights and run insights tracker to provide competitive advantage and drive Oncology MWB revenue and profit growth Drive primary market research, conclusions and recommendations for Oncology Brands Support next year brand strategy by:

     1) Leading Situational Analysis;

     2) Providing input to Brand Plan;

     3) Creating market research plan Co-lead, collaborate and provide strategic input to global CI&A projects relevant to Oncology with US footprint;

  • Be responsible for:

     1) Execute and support various Marketing Excellence deliverables (e.g.: patient journey, PEST, scope of market);

     2) Provide input for forecasting and be accountable for designing and delivering management presentations;

  • Design, implement and monitor key performance indicators;
  • Serve as compliance and process steward;
  • Drive competency development and support development of Market Intelligence vision and strategy;
  • Advance department capabilities to support development of research innovation;
  • Oversee vendors & agencies and manage contractors in line with overall vendor strategy, and ensure compliance with market research policy;
  • Track and manage project financials (e.g. budgeting and approvals) Manage contractor(s).


Who you are


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Health-Economics, Statistics, Management, Science, Business, Marketing, or related field;
  • 6 years of overall full-time work experience, of which 3 years of experience in pharma / healthcare commercial market intelligence (primary research, secondary research, third party data analytics, vendor management, etc.) AND the most recent 3 years fulltime employed in U.S. healthcare.
  • Good knowledge of the US Healthcare environment across multiple segments and brands pertaining to Bayer’s global business;
  • Record of professional success, demonstrated through above average performance reviews, and promotions;
  • Strong analysis and synthesis skills, and ability to draw insights form research and analytics;
  • Solid knowledge of, and experience with pharmaceutical data sources including sales data sources such as IMS, SourceRx, laptop / iPad detailing, Specialty Pharmacy data, formulary data, etc;
  • Ability to lead efforts to understand customers and market and to represent this knowledge accurately and with impact;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, as demonstrable in oral management presentations, succinct PowerPoint stories and layout, as well as structured syntheses and recommendations;
  • Good and proven project management skills;
  • Demonstrated team leadership skills.


Preferred Qualifications:

  •  Ph.D or MBA.


Domestic relocation assistance is offered on this role

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.


Country: United States
Location: NJ-Whippany
Functional Area: [sap_fa_19]
Entry Level: 5