Takeda Pharmaceuticals Business Excellence Associate in United Arab Emirates

Reporting to the Associate Director this position will be responsible for:

/A. /Supporting strategy formulation and implementation through conducting requisite data analysis for informing rapid and disciplined decision-making

/B. /Documenting and maintaining information system pertinent to product launch planning including key launch milestones at country level. Align with key stakeholders at area level to secure updates are current, accurate, and aligned with the Area Strategic Focus

/C. /Supporting Pricing Management and Formal Access Programs through conducting required analytics and project management support

/D. /Supporting Business Excellence activities and continuous quality improvement initiatives

The Business Excellence Associate will be working closely with managers and leaders of different seniority level in both the Area Office and the countries / clusters affiliates as well as the Emerging Markets Regional Office and plays a leading role in the development of efficient methods for information collection and presentation that enables strategic decision-making and business excellence.

Key Roles & Responsibilities:Strategic Planning Support, Project Management & Project Portfolio Management Support, Process Documentation, Pricing support, Process Metrics Data Collection

· Minimum 5 years of experience (preferably in Pharma Industry) in roles requiringstrong data and information analysis skills

· Experience in or exposure to product launch planning end-to-end process in regulated industries (preference to pharma)

· Understanding of basic financial concepts and reports including P&L analysis

· Ability to anticipate the relation between process change and impact on data and information quality and propose solutions to prevent disruptions associated with change

· Gain insights from data analysis: ability to “go beyond the numbers” and provide informed interpretations and recommendations

· Timely delivery of clear, concise, and business-relevant reports:” tell the story”

· Ability to manage effectively in fast paced, changing environment

· Experience or certification in Project Management is desired

  • Analytical mindset, critical thinking, innovative, problem-solving skills

  • Strong analytical skills: ability to extract key principles, business risks and interdependencies from data repositories pertinent to key processes

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to network both within and outside the Business Operations team

  • Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships within the team and across a functionally and culturally diverse organization

  • Strong implementation and execution

  • Multi-tasking: ability to manage multiple projects and work streams simultaneously

  • High level of resilience to work under pressure and deliver on complex analytical requirements


Job: *Operations

Title: Business Excellence Associate

Location: United Arab Emirates

Requisition ID: 1701664