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(Sr.) Manager-Business Analysis-BISO-Shanghai

Location Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality, China Job ID R-114417 Date posted 20/07/2021

  • AstraZeneca is one of leading pharmaceutical companies in industry. AZ ranks 2nd by sales while 1st in 2016 growth rate among top MNCs.

  • Business intelligence and sales operation department (BISO) plays an important role in sales force effectiveness (SFE) management and business insight generation. BISO is famous for its well-established SFE methodology, system as well as business impact. Business Reporting and Analytics Center (BRAC) does not directly face BU but conduct cross-BU analytics and system enhancement. It is the analytics, knowledge, and platform center of BISO to track performance and support senior leadership team for deep dive analysis.

  • Reporting to BISO director, this role is supposed to deliver regular report, lead important cross-BU SFE project, conduct ad-hoc in-depth analysis, etc. Responsible for team management to deliver strong SFE related solutions based on business needs: Lead and conduct valuable analysis and proposals based on team responsibilities and get endorsement and agreement with key stakeholder; This role is also responsible for team capability build up and people development.


  • Lead the team to work closely with Sales, Marketing and other stakeholders to understand and translate business needs into analytic requirements, develop an actionable data analysis plan 40%

  • Accurate understand the business needs and provide insightful solutions to align with company/business strategy.

  • Engage Business LT level stakeholders and allocate the resource to proceed the proposals

  • Closely monitor BU performance and provide optimized suggestion accurately

  • Provide consistent methodologies, templates, tools and analytical support to the sales team on territory management and productivity enhancement 30%

  • Lead the team to provide hospital and physician potential identification,  call planning and work load estimation

  • Optimize sales force sizing and territory setting and FTE allocation

  • Develop analytical report on field force productivity  & resource allocation

  • Coaching & Team Development 20%

  • People development & Coaching

  • Team member performance management and goal setting

  • Process Excellence and Project Management 10%

  • Enhance the current process & operation procedures

  • Lead mid-large project

  • COMPETENCIES   胜 任 能 力

  • SFE Knowledge

  • -Not only capable to provide insightful suggestion but also can generate new knowledge, methodology, ways of doing things, new platforms, etc.

  • Analytical skills           

  • Make strategic decisions with a broad understanding of business:

  • - thoroughly evaluates different options, sees broad implications of an issue, knowing how a decision impacts other parts of the organizations

  • - based on the corporate overall development strategy and BU business needs, determine and analyze the focus and strategy of work                                                               

  • - share with the sales team knowledge about SFE and system via meeting, training, experience sharing, regional on-site work

  • - help SFE team members improve the capability in analyzing, diagnosing and solving problems through the systematic method(e.g. training, coaching, mentoring and other forms

  • Pharmaceutical Knowledge

  • -Keep abreast of the industry information

  • -Identify the key industry trends and the potential implications to the products of company.

  • Business solution

  • -Broadly integrate different kinds of analysis results, thoroughly understand their impact on the business, and propose solutions;

  • -Able to come up with solutions that consider the inner interconnections among different areas

  • -Consider different scenarios and propose different solutions respectively; able to eveluate their likelihood to happen, and give clear suggestions

  • Communication & Influencing

  • -Take the initiative to give recommendations to stakeholder in daily work.

  • -Use different communication skill to persuade Stakeholder when they meet interruption.

  • People and organization development

  • Leading others for long-term development:

  • - Selected, retain hi-Potentials, develop others for special skill, provide feedback and coaching to others.

  • - Help others for future goal and higher achievement

  • - Build up the effective model for team development

  • • Qualified to apply for China Merchants Bank Credit Card (Business expenses should be reimbursed through company credit card)

  • 具备入职后能办理招商银行信用卡的资格(通过报销的业务消费必须使用公司商务信用卡)

  • AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law. AstraZeneca only employs individuals with the right to work in the country/ies where the role is advertised.

AstraZeneca embraces diversity and equality of opportunity. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team representing all backgrounds, with as wide a range of perspectives as possible, and harnessing industry-leading skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We welcome and consider applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations on non-discrimination in employment (and recruitment), as well as work authorisation and employment eligibility verification requirements.

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