Associate Director, Global Market Research & Analytics Oncology

Basking Ridge, New Jersey
Jul 23, 2021
Pharm Country
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Join a Legacy of Innovation 110 Years and Counting!

Daiichi Sankyo Group is dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical therapies to improve standards of care and address diversified, unmet medical needs of people globally by leveraging our world-class science and technology. With more than 100 years of scientific expertise and a presence in more than 20 countries, Daiichi Sankyo and its 15,000 employees around the world draw upon a rich legacy of innovation and a robust pipeline of promising new medicines to help people. Under the Group’s 2025 Vision to become a “Global Pharma Innovator with Competitive Advantage in Oncology,” Daiichi Sankyo is primarily focused on providing novel therapies in oncology, as well as other research areas centered around rare diseases and immune disorders. Summary The purpose of the Associate Director, Global Market Research and Analytics Oncology is to provide strategic business insights for DS oncology pipeline compounds and launched brands. The role will have a strong understanding on the brand and therapeutic area and will be responsible to plan and execute primary and secondary market research, competitive intelligence and analytics, and translate them into strategic implications and actionable recommendations to the key internal stakeholders. Plan and execute primary and secondary global market research, competitive intelligence and analytics for oncology pipeline compounds and launched brands to support driving the strategic decision that has global implications. Act as a member of the global alliance management team in case the Brand enters into global alliance deals. In most of the cases, the responsibilities include planning and execution, vendor selection and management, budget proposal and management and providing final result associated with strategic implications and actionable recommendations to the key internal stakeholders. Responsibilities
  • Brand Development Support: Plan and execute market research projects necessary to drive the Global Brand Development, including but not limited to brand positioning, global core message themes, global launch campaigns, etc.
  • Understanding The Market: Continuously monitor global market trends including multichannel communication and competitive intelligence relevant for the DS late stage oncology pipeline compounds & launched brands, and provide regular analysis update to the internal stakeholders to define the future market and disease area trends. Conduct in-depth analysis on ad-hoc basis for key issues that may impact the key Brand strategies and decisions, such as defining patient segmentation, patient journey, etc.
  • Brand Planning Support: Support oncology MR lead to develop situational analysis for annual Brand Planning exercise by consolidating critical/relevant insights from yearly information generating activities.
  • Brand Performance Tracking (Pre-and-Post Launch): Develop and track brand performance metrics to be measured at global level to be implemented in both Pre-and-Post launch together with the Global Brand Teams
  • Life Cycle Management: Provide support for the development of Life Cycle Strategies by conducting primary and secondary market research which is also fed into forecasting to define the potentials of the LCM opportunities.
Qualifications: Successful candidates will be able to meet the qualifications below with or without a reasonable accommodation. Education Qualifications (from an accredited college or university)Bachelor's Degree required
Degree in health sciences, business or marketing preferred Experience Qualifications
  • 7 or More Years in market research and analytical works in pharmaceutical industry, such as primary and secondary market research, forecasting support, competitive intelligence, etc. preferred
  • Oncology experience preferred
  • International business experiences (worked in multiple regions and/or worked as Global Team member) preferred
  • Experiences to be involved in the team responsible for the launch of the Global brand preferred
TravelAbility to travel up to 20% Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.