To support our Global Marketing Excellence team at our Operational Headquarters in Zurich, we are seeking a Competitive Intelligence and Market Research Management Director.
Responsible for leading a team of four direct reports on all competitive intelligence (CI) and market research (MR) activities, you will support the decision making in Global Brand Teams (GBTs), supporting with relevant primary and secondary CI and MR activities, and the implementation of insights into brand strategies.
Reporting directly to the Head of Marketing Excellence, your tasks and responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following : Strategic Planning
Education and Leadership
The successful candidate ideally holds a degree in business administration, statistics or a related education in addition to the following knowledge and experience :
You have strong analytical, strategic thinking and quantitative analysis skills. Combined with your rigorous research, synthesis and sense making capabilities, you thrive on complex and ambiguous scenarios.
You examine and understand issues from multiple perspectives or points of view, readily see interrelationships and cause-
and-effect relationships and take a systematic approach to successfully resolve all issues. You demonstrate intuition to recognise market changes and opportunities.
You have excellent communication and power skills storytelling, influencing, persuasion and able to influence people at senior levels in the organisation and possess a high level of discretion.
You have a creative and open-minded personality with leadership qualities, with the ability to engage and inspire people with future-
resolves issues appropriately. You are willing to learn new approaches and adapt to change, leading by example in working together.
You have strong organisation and time management skills and are reliable in completing tasks and delivering on commitments in a timely manner.
You behave in line with the Vifor Pharma Values.