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2017-12-072018-01-06

Senior Analyst, Market Planning & Research

Walgreens
Deerfield, IL
  • Job Code
    56353BR
Senior Analyst, Market Planning & Research at WALGREENS

Senior Analyst, Market Planning & Research

Job ID 56353BR Location 104 WILMOT RD , DEERFIELD, IL
Job Summary
Responsible for providing advanced research and quantitative/qualitative analysis and modeling for the assessment of business opportunities, competition, business optimization, and business expansion. May coach and mentor more junior analysts.

Job Responsibilities
  • Collaborates and meets with business unit leadership, executives, and the management team from areas which may include healthcare related business units or leadership from market planning related areas to work on complex research and analysis.
  • Contributes as a subject matter expert to the creation, development, and prioritization of growth strategies, plans, and goals.
  • Provides research, quantitative analysis, and modeling to analyze opportunities, business plan development, the competition, and performance and/or evaluation of business opportunities – current or potential on complex scenarios.
  • Contributes to the planning and deployment of Walgreens key strategies in areas such as mergers and acquisitions, new store growth, ancillary services, store concept optimization, and/or growth in the healthcare arena.
  • Researches and develops strategic recommendations to create critical value to clients, markets, business units and the company on complex issues.
  • Applies analytical methods to quantify competitive threat and to identify opportunities to increase market share and/or identify organic growth opportunities for complicated scenarios.
  • Creates and presents impactful, concise presentations delivered to company leadership.
  • Designs and or maximizes processes to generate high-quality, consistent deliverables for multiple clients.
  • Develops relationships in the industry to stay abreast of industry nuances and cultivates a well-known and respected presence in market planning, healthcare and/or geographic research.
  • Works in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, self-managing multiple tasks and ad hoc requests.


Walgreens, one of the nation's largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. More than 10 million customers interact with Walgreens each day in communities across America, using the most convenient, multichannel access to consumer goods and services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services and advice. Walgreens operates 8,175 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Walgreens omnichannel business includes Walgreens.com. Approximately 400 Walgreens stores offer Healthcare Clinic or other provider retail clinic services.

As the neighborhood drugstore and retailer, our goal is to make health and happiness simpler, easier and within reach. And we remain a trusted wellness provider offering convenient access to important health services, such as immunizations and an array of pharmacy services that can help patients improve their health. To our team members, Walgreens represents a unique opportunity to excel in their careers in a welcoming and inclusive environment. We offer the chance to work in a truly supportive environment, and be a part of a progressive organization dedicated to the well-being of our customers, team members and the communities we all call home.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years of experience in business, strategy or healthcare, or High School Diploma/ GED and at least 5 years of experience in business, strategy or healthcare using statistical methods and analytical tools.
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using SUM function, setting borders, setting column width, inserting charts, using text wrap, sorting, setting headers and footers and/or print scaling).
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft PowerPoint (for example: ing a theme, formatting character spacing, inserting a picture, changing slide layout and theme colors, adding transitions, customizing slide numbers, changing chart style and/or formatting font).
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Word (for example: inserting headers, page breaks, page numbers and tables and/or adjusting table columns).
  • Experience developing and delivering presentations to various audience levels within an organization.
  • Willing to travel up to 30% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).

Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA or Master’s Degree
  • Experience in statistics, modeling, business intelligence or spatial analytics
  • Experience in creating retail content and format recommendations

Categories

  • Healthcare
  • Retail / Wholesale

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