CPMO Business Analyst

Location
Tarrytown, New York
Posted
Apr 19, 2018
Ref
11590BR
Required Education
Other
Position Type
Full time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary:

The CPMO Business Analyst position is responsible for cost management regarding running clinical trials. The Business Analyst will work at the portfolio, program and functional levels to provide prospective and retrospective measurements of cost, productivity, efficiency, and quality to facilitate informed decision making for Regeneron's clinical development portfolio.
The Business Analyst will act as a business partner providing critical business operations and strategy support to CPMO functional leadership, Procurement and Finance.

Responsibilities:

• Understand how CROs utilize their algorithms to support analyses regarding resourcing, cost and assumptions at the functional level and by activity
• Build and continuously improve business analytics that provide prospective and retrospective measurements of cost, productivity, efficiency, quality, and compliance to facilitate timely and informed decision making
• Support Procurement and Clinical Trial Managers in verifying and challenging clinical study resourcing and cost estimates and assumptions at study and program levels
• Analyze and provide data to enable comparisons of the credibility and overall competitiveness of study assumptions and cost estimates for new study proposals with that of the industry, benchmarks and internal historical estimates.
• Track data to help identify trends around costs and assumptions across vendors and therapeutic areas.
• Help model impact of changes in assumptions on cost and resource estimates
• Contribute to driving continuous improvement in costing and process efficiency in collaboration with strategic vendors, study teams, Procurement and Finance.
• Maintain a warehousing platform for clinical study assumptions and costs
• Provide data and analyses to support development of assumptions and cost criteria baselines for use during the study proposal review process
• Help support new cost management process and ensure its utilization
• Provide inputs and interfaces with Metrics & Analytics Group on benchmarks for resourcing and costs and development of study/program cost metrics
• Support and run study and program level scenario analyses utilizing vendor algorithms
• Knowledge of company policies and standard practices to resolve issues
• Escalate non-standard problems or issues as required. May also be involved in helping defining or enhancing escalation pathways
• Participates in process improvement initiatives for cost management and Business Operations initiatives
• Supports Business Operations with department deliverables which relate to Cost Management
• Provide support to teams and others in preparation for and follow-up to OPRB Meetings
Requirements:

Minimum Years of Experience: 5 years experience

• Experience in Biotech/Pharmaceutical/CRO a must
• A solid understanding of all operational processes required to deliver a clinical development program from first-in-human to post-approval
• Detail-oriented
• Excellent analytical and financial skills
• Problem solving abilities, troubleshooting and resourcefulness
• Demonstrated effective influencing and negotiating, good interpersonal and leadership skills, a team player
• Experience with CRO and vendor bid grids
• Effective communication and interpersonal skills; ability to build relationships internally and externally
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition Number: 11590BR