1+ months
2018-03-302018-09-02

Senior Analyst- US Healthcare Strategy

Walgreens
Deerfield, IL
Job Summary
The Analyst will be responsible for analyzing complex data related to the US Healthcare market and supporting the development of the market, commercial, M&A, and operational strategies for the company. This will include research and analysis to support a broad range of topics including; market drivers and trends, historical and projected market size, pricing, customers, channels, product mix, competitive dynamics, M&A opportunities, and other topics

Job Responsibilities
  • Conducts detailed research about markets, customers groups and needs, competitors, arising products and projects, and brings together this analysis to provide meaningful insights. Stays abreast and acts as a subject matter expert on competitive/industry trends
  • Analyzes potential market opportunities, performs complex financial modeling, and provides comparisons and analysis/strategic insights supporting a position
  • Analyzes internal business metrics (current product mix, market share, distribution channels, pricing strategy, and other competitive factors) to enable strategic decision making
  • Works collaboratively across internal and external functions on initiatives designed to improve growth and profitability, address emerging industry needs, and meet strategic objectives within the healthcare and pharmacy industry.
  • Develops, maintains, and continuously improves tools used in the Strategy processes
  • Ability to work independently

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

  • BachelorĂ¢€™s degree and at least 3 years of experience in an analytical role in finance, accounting, business management, or economics
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
  • At least 2 years of experience in understanding the use and application of financial modeling
  • Advanced level skills in Microsoft Excel (high degree of comfort working with multiple spreadsheets) and Microsoft PowerPoint
  • At least 2 years of experience using financial metrics, ratios and calculations, and public financial statements (income statement, balance sheet, cash flow, etc.)
  • Experience working with and presenting/communicating detailed analyses effectively to senior leaders

Preferred Qualifications

  • BachelorĂ¢€™s Degree in Business Administration, Finance , Accounting or Economics
  • Experience in retail, pharmacy industry, or healthcare industry
  • CFA Candidate/CFA holder a plus

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