Acelity Careers

Principal Analyst

San Antonio, United States of America

Job Description

The ideal candidate will be able to apply healthcare knowledge of sales and customer data, as well as plan performance, across multiple lines of business and selling roles to develop insights and key factors driving business performance. The candidate will leverage training in statistics and work alongside business stakeholders developing and testing hypotheses to solve a wide variety of business challenges. Driven by curiosity and a passion to learn, you thrive in situations where you can bring clarity to ambiguous and multi-faceted problems A logical thinker who can learn new programming languages, computing applications or data sources with limited support.

Responsible for analyzing complex data and possess intermediate to advanced expertise in data mining, Business Intelligence, data modelling, and visualization tools (specifically Tableau).  In addition to the technical skills laid out above, the candidate must be able to effectively communicate (via verbal, written and data visualization means) data driven insights to Sales and Executive leadership in support of the business’ strategic plan. 

Reports to Director, Commercial Analytics & Communication

Primary Duties / Responsibilities

  • Acts as an internal consulting resource for business partners and broader analyst community for applying leading techniques, interpreting data, understanding implications for business function strategy, tactics and ongoing operations
  • Creates and manages complex dashboards, using insights from data exploration to build comprehensive findings with advanced and effective visualizations (using Tableau) and insights
  • Implements leading and lagging metrics ensuring timely deliverables and performance tracking on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis
  • Demonstrate forward thinking by anticipating and remediating potential roadblocks, comprehending the bigger picture of the business strategy
  • Communicate and collaborate effectively with sales leadership to influence field execution
  • Develop actionable insight presentations for business partners and answers complex/unique questions
  • Develop a close collaboration with technology partners to strengthen alignment between business data applications, implications and technical architecture

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Analytics, Data Analytics, Data Science, Computer Science, Finance, or related major; Master’s Degree preferred
  • 10+ years’ experience working with end-users and key stakeholders in reporting and analytics roles
  • Advanced analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to navigate large and complex data sets making insightful observations and identifying relevant patterns
  • The ability to adapt to changing priorities and deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills with executives and other internal stakeholders, catering to various levels of analytical proficiency
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively, as required, in a fast-paced, matrixed, team environment consisting of internal and external team members
  • Excellent planning, organization and time management skills including the ability to support and prioritize multiple projects
  • Results oriented: Attention to detail, organized, and able to multi-task on multiple initiatives
  • Intense curiosity and passion for data, analytics and research
  • Prior experience with R, Python, or other related programming languages is preferred

Travel Requirements

  • Office-based position
  • 10-20% within US (field visits and meetings)
The information listed above is not a comprehensive list of all duties/responsibilities performed. This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice. Any physical and mental requirements described in this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability: Acelity L.P. Inc. and its subsidiaries are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and give consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information or any other legally protected characteristic. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here: VEVRAA Federal Contractor