Commercial Data StewardApply Now Email Me Job ID R0009048 Date posted 09/11/2019 Location: Tokyo, Japan
The Commercial Data Steward will support Japan’s Pharma Business Units (JPBU & JOBU) ample Commercial data management needs. The person will understand in depth the existing data structures and DWH and maximize its usage in the existing and new dashboard solutions. Person will also be responsible to ensure our data is cleansed constantly.
Understand business requirements on existing and new data sources
Be the Subject Matter Experts (SME’s) in Japan for Commercial Data. Act as the source of knowledge for JPBU, JOBU and CBC teams, the business stakeholders for Japan.
Responsbile to get the changes for MDM executed by the data operations team in a timely manner and with quality
Responsible for driving accuracy of the data within Japan
Primary interface for the business stakeholders on a day to day basis when it comes to data questions/extractions. They will also be part of the business discussions for important areas like New Product Introduction, Reassignment of customer hierarchies/territories etc.
Responsible for handling any immediate escalations and to expedite requests.
Oversee the deployment of data to the Commercial data warehouse
Develop policies and procedures for the collection and analysis of data
Review customer files to ensure integrity of data collection and utilization
Perform data profiling to identify and understand anomalies
CORE ELEMENTS RELATED TO THIS ROLE
In depth knowledge of the different data sets within Commercial accompanied by the technical knowledge of the platform components of Enterprise Analytics
Capabilities to translate business needs into data analytics concepts
Hands-on, able to implement and execute initiatives
Understanding of Commercial Master Data, dimensions, complexity
DIMENSIONS AND ASPECTS
Technical/Functional (Line) Expertise
Knowledge in Big Data Concepts and application of these concepts with Big Data tools for storage, ingestions and analytics
Knowledge of visualization techniques and tools like Qlik, Tableau or Microstrategy
Knowledge of Informatica MDM tools or similar
Knowledge of Commercial relevant data sources like ERP Financial data, Salesforce/ CRM, IMS, etc.
Ability to partner with stakeholders in the organization
Demonstrates Curiosity. Welcomes failure as a learning opportunity
Has no issue speaking up and encourages the team to do the same
Decision-making and Autonomy
Feels comfortable operating alone, within the boundaries set by Commercial IT’s management
Ability to develop solutions with a wide cross-functional team of colleagues and collaborate effectively
Able to influence stakeholders in a matrix organisation, with ability to ensure delivery and maintenance of Commercial Analytics solutions at all levels of the organisation
Brings solutions instead of problems. Challenges the status quo. Has the courage to take an unpopular stance and defend it
Removes barriers to move faster. Experiments and adapts. Thrives under pressure and fast pace
Able to clearly communicate and foster alignment across all levels of the organisation
Is required to build strong working partnerships with IT Business partners and Enterprise Analytics team
Build strong cross-functional relationships with team members in: System Integlators, IT Business Partner, Enterprise Architects.
Strong ability to build external collaborations with industry partners and suppliers
Tracks and shares external trends, best practices, or ideas and then brings them proactively to his/her business stakeholders
Generates breakthrough solutions, and enables others to do the same
Draws on unexpected or seemingly unrelated ways of thinking
Able to present issues and recommended solutions in a succinct manner to Management on a frequent basis
Recommend and monitor spend for project budgets
EDUCATION, BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS
Fluent Japanese & High Level Business English
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Marketing, Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent experience
Minimum of 5 years of experience with data management.
Understanding commercial data domain
The ability to implement complex, yet efficient business processes, data and work-flows
Ability to work with business stakeholders at Region / market level (should be able to discuss issues with data)
Demonstrated Leadership skills, with proven management experience within a matrix organisation
Strong Business Acumen of a LifeSciences company or deep expertise in one industry
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION (Add any information legally required for your country here)
Domestic Travel of up to 5% may be required from this position.