Director, Decision Support

Lake County, IL, US
May 20, 2019
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time
The Director Decision Support Group (DSG) is responsible for leading all decision analysis projects in one key area of DSG (e.g. Portfolio Analysis; Asset Analysis) and/or a business group. The position is responsible for all productivity and quality of the DSG interactions and project or portfolio output.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Leads decision projects of the highest strategic importance
  • Has Primary responsibility for all projects in primary area of responsibility
  • Sets project priorities and assignments
  • Has personnel and budgetary responsibility
  • Oversight of project quality and output

  • Ph.D. in physical or Decision Sciences, or MBA, 8+ years of decision analysis or similar experience in relevant field.
  • Experience in conducting multiple decision analysis and portfolio analysis projects. Ability to select and apply the appropriate decision analysis methodology and techniques to non-standard / non-typical problems presented to DSG
  • Proven track record of facilitating delivery of high quality and insightful decision analyses.
  • Leadership experience in any of the areas of pharmaceutical R&D, marketing, or commercialization.
  • Proven management experience.