Manager, Medical Affairs Analytics

Foster City, CA
Nov 26, 2021
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Manager, Medical Affairs Analytics
United States - California - Foster City

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead’s therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

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Inclusion is one of the company’s five core values. That’s because we know that we are stronger and more innovative at Gilead when we are informed by a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

When you join Gilead, you join our mission to change the world by enabling people to live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Come join a mission-driven bio-pharmaceutical organization that values inclusion and diversity, has a strong portfolio of products, and is constantly #CreatingPossible

Manager, Medical Affairs Analytics

The Manager, Medical Affairs Analytics will partner across Medical Affairs functions, as well as with Commercial and R&D to provide meaningful insights and analyses on the internal and external landscape of diseases areas and therapeutics, in order to help inform our assessment of external opportunities and shape both our internal and external therapeutic area strategies. Development of new ideas and cleaning up existing infrastructure will be paramount.

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Help identify data gaps and drive the translation of the therapeutic area strategies into Medical Affairs priorities

  • Apply structured problem solving to collect, analyze and report therapeutic area analytics, incorporating primary and secondary data sources to generate actionable and strategic analytics

  • Distill data into concise analysis/reports and presentations, with recommendations and implications to enable sound decision making for investing in external assets

  • Act as an internal consultant and knowledge specialist to provide in-depth research of therapeutic area external landscape, competitive intelligence to support engaging in due diligence of targeted assets

  • Work in a highly cross functional manner and manage changing priorities across several key customers

  • Maintain a current awareness of developments in multiple Therapeutic Areas globally


  • Charismatic, energetic and passionate about analytics and business intelligence.

    *SalesForce experience preferred (Tableau, Qlik or similar).

  • Great interpersonal and customer service-oriented skills

  • Demonstrated strong time management skills and the ability to manage projects, problem solve and communicate effectively with co-workers

  • Attention to detail, and the ability to efficiently summarize and prioritize information

  • Excellent written, verbal, and excel skills

  • Ability to learn information at a rapid pace

  • Excellent customer service and relationship building skills

  • Experience with the latest business intelligence tools and systems

  • Demonstrated excellence in developing/growing a functional area

  • Must be able to travel 10% - domestic and international

  • May recruit, hire, and mentor exempt and nonexempt employees

  • May be responsible for the supervision and performance reviews of any direct reports.

    Specific Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Typically requires a BS/BA and 7 years, MS/MA and 5 years years of relevant experience working in the pharma, biotech, or biopharma industry

  • 3 years of managerial experience directly leading people and/or leadership experience leading teams, projects, programs or directing the allocation of resources

  • Experience in a rapidly changing environment is ideal

  • Extensive business intelligence and data experience

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