Director, Decision Support

Lake County, IL, US
Sep 08, 2019
Administration, General
Required Education
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.