Competitive Intelligence Manager

San Francisco, CA
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Christina Clark

Job Description:

Seeking a Competitive Intelligence Manager to lead competitive research and assessment that helps to enable quality decisions and associated actions on important business questions for the assigned Disease/Customer Area (DA) and stakeholders, as assigned!  This is a great senior level role with a big diagnostics client in San Francisco!

Key Accountabilities 
In this position, you will be primarily accountable for consistently, effectively: 

• Acting as a strategic thought partner to Disease/Customer Area (DA) stakeholders, including understanding and anticipating their needs 
• Proactively and continuously assessing the external landscape, key competitors and other dynamics 
• Developing and maintaining in-depth DA knowledge 
• Proactively providing competitor expertise, synthesized strategic insights and compelling, influential recommendations to guide decisions 
• Aligning with stakeholders, DA Leaders (DALs) and Strategic Insights Managers (SIMs) on brand objectives, business questions to be answered and on a fit-for-purpose, high quality approach to addressing needs 
• Using appropriate methodologies and vendors, and adhering to the Decision Quality Framework and other Strategic Insights & Analysis (SI&A) excellence standards 
• Setting and managing appropriate stakeholder expectations 
• Innovating by challenging current thinking, encouraging creativity and looking for new ways of doing things 
• Considering at all times the wider context of business questions, issues or opportunities, including short- and long-term implications 
• Identifying and communicating risks or threats 
• Acting courageously by defending insights and recommendations when appropriate to ensure the best interests of the business are met 
• Ensuring assigned goals and objectives are met and that assigned projects and other work are completed on time, to high standards and within budget