Abbott Sr. Analyst, Advanced Analytics in Columbus, Ohio

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Primary Function / Primary Goals / Objectives:

Responsible for providing advanced analytics across pediatric nutrition division, supporting marketing objectives for acquisition, retention, and profitability by identifying, designing, and implementing advanced analytical studies utilizing techniques such as statistical and algorithmic modeling.

Requirements:

  • 3-5 years of hands-on experience required in statistical methods related to data mining, business analysis, design and design of experiments, and regression (logistic, Bayesian, hierarchical, etc.)

  • Statistical programming (e.g., R, SPSS) and database querying (e.g., SQL) required.

  • Expertise required of modeling tools, transactional data, CRM technologies, and segmentation/targeting strategies using demographic, behavioral, psychographic, economic, and census data.

  • Marketing mix modeling experience preferred, including media optimization, and using output of models to accurately forecast key performance indicators.

  • Desktop computing skills and experience using one or more word processing, spreadsheet (e.g., Microsoft Excel) and presentation graphics (e.g., Microsoft Powerpoint) software programs.

  • Familiar with GIS mapping or data visualization tools, such as MapInfo Professional or Tableau.

  • Relevant business experience required with demonstrated understating of marketing strategies; experience analyzing business trends within a complex retail distribution system (B2B2C) preferred (retail, financial services, and/or CPG experience)

  • Relevant functional backgrounds include, Marketing Analysis, Marketing Response Modeling, Financial Modeling, Database Marketing, or Statistical Modeling & Forecasting.

  • Proven success in presenting complex data to non-technical, senior leaders in an organization.

  • Ability to interact and conduct strategic discussions with multi-divisional leaders.

  • Strong work ethic, passionate about marketing, nutrition, and driving results.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and lead through completion, advanced analytics projects:

  • Problem Formulation

  • Design of Experiment / Measurement Plan

  • Collect, query, integrate, and transform data

  • Analyze data using appropriate methodologies

  • Synthesize findings, craft deliverable document

  • Archive knowledge; build plan for next steps

  • Present recommendations to senior leaders

  • Conduct Ad Hoc analysis

  • Develop and test new or emerging analytics methodologies, including testing of new KPIs

Education:

Must possess a BS degree in Applied Statics, Mathematics, Operations Research or other hard science (STEM discipline). MS/MBA or Ph.D. in quantitative discipline preferred. Additional relevant experience beyond the requirements above could substitute for graduate education.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com