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Job Function: Real World Data Analyst – Health Economics and Outcomes Research

Location: New York
Division: RWE Data Analytics
Schedule: Full-time
Job Type: Regular Employee
Job Level: Senior Analyst

SmartAnalyst is currently seeking a motivated Sr Analyst with experience of having worked with diverse real world databases to join its RWE data analytics team.

SmartAnalyst works with most of the leading biopharmaceutical companies in the US and Europe.  As a strategic consulting firm focused on the biopharmaceutical industry, we cover a range of asset-level, portfolio-level and disease area strategy support.  Within our HEOR practice, SmartAnalyst carries out real world data analytics for its clients, focused on longitudinal patient data sourced from claims databases, electronic medical records databases and data obtained from retrospective and prospective observational studies. We are looking to add to our team an analyst with sufficient experience to add to the team’s expertise, and carry out execution of data analytics projects.

Responsibilities & Expectations:

Will include:

  • Conceptualizing design of analysis plan for a project
  • Carrying out the required analysis using SAS per the agreed analysis plan, and producing and presenting desired output in a client friendly, professional manner
  • Interacting with project managers to understand client requirements and produce quality deliverables within agreed timelines
  • Participating in internal discussions in shortlisting and selecting appropriate databases for a given business requirement of a client
  • Supporting the business development team by assisting with proposals and making pitches to clients
  • Investing in personal growth to take on leadership role within or of the team

Education and Experience:

  • Graduate or professional degree involving significant analytic or quantitative coursework (e.g., business, math, science, economics, pharmacy, medicine)
  • 3+ years of experience in personally carrying out analysis of longitudinal patient data, preferably with diverse experience of databases and diverse business objectives of the analysis
  • 2+ years of experience using SAS for data manipulation, analytics, and reporting
  • Proficient in efficiently creating client friendly reports
  • Familiarity with MS Excel, MS PowerPoint and any other software for quantitative analysis
  • Experience with R an added advantage
  • Strong understanding of statistical analysis will be an added advantage.
  • Experience with longitudinal patient data sourced from claims databases, electronic medical records databases and data obtained from retrospective and prospective observational studies

Other Qualifications:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in working with cross-functional and matrixed teams
  • Strong attention to detail and work ethic
  • Ability and desire to work in an entrepreneurial environment, including: willingness to take on responsibilities outside one’s typical scope of work, resourcefulness with constrained resources, and passion for working collaboratively with other divisions of the company to leverage internal expertise.
  • Ability and willingness to travel within the US, and to Europe and Asia

What We Offer:

  • An opportunity to play a prominent role in a successful and rapidly growing team within SmartAnalyst
  • An opportunity to grow while working in an exciting franchise as part of a global consultancy
  • Competitive compensation and benefits commensurate with experience
  • Regular direct interaction with and guidance from consulting senior leadership

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