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AbbVie Winning With Data Lead (Data Consultant) in Hoofddorp, Netherlands

About AbbVie

AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at . Follow @abbvie on Twitter ( , Facebook ( , Instagram ( , YouTube ( and LinkedIn ( .

Are you the data-savvy linchpin who can be our guide in the transformation of AbbVie Netherlands into a data-driven organization ?

As the Winning With Data Lead, you will be ou r guide and driver of the acceleration and expansion of data management. We recently introduced Fusion, a global program to transform AbbVie into an efficient, data-driven decision-making organization. Fundamental in this program is Palantir’s Foundry, a Data Analytics Solution/Platform, which allows data to be ingested, quality checked, modelled and visualized through a collection of several tools. You will be the ‘spider in the web’ and coordinate our Fusion program in the Netherlands.

The Winning With Data Lead will closely work together with our BI managers, Data Engineer and many business partners across our organization. You will report into the Customer Excellence Director.

Sounds interesting? Then apply and join our team!

Your responsibilities

The areas of responsibilities of the Winning With Data Lead, will include:

Lead AbbVie’s WWD & Fusion Strategy and Vision in the affiliate, encompassing:

  • Identify business needs, define new use-cases and coordinate with internal team and partners to ensure that the requirements are gathered, documented, and implemented effectively.

  • Promotes data utilization and drive evidence-based decision-making culture (change management.

  • Support development of data analytics and insight driven decision capabilities across our organization together with our Learning Partner.

  • Develop recommendations for management based on business, technical, and opportunity assessments. Explore emerging capabilities such as AI/ML based recommendations.

  • Work on use-case intake process, definitions, scoping, prioritization and project management along with business partners, BI managers and data engineer by solving critical business questions and enabling better data-based decisions.

  • Communicates between the operating teams and works closely with the Fusion Global community of practice for best practices and use cases form other affiliates and align organizational priorities with FUSION program evolution.

  • Establishes forums to share the knowledge and best practices around data analytics.

  • Keep track and updating a use-case backlog and aligning with the global use case library.

  • Be the FUSION program manager, keeping oversight: planning, communication, issue management, documentation and reporting.

Act as WWD and Fusion Program Management, Governance and Operations

  • Ensure successful FUSION program deployment in the Dutch Affiliate with establishment of standardized data processes and governance.

  • Establish a Data Governance Board and set / drive the agenda of this board.

  • Take the project manager role of the data operation and liaises internal stakeholders who touch on data.

  • Promotes knowledge sharing of the data analytics application in business and serve as the “go to” person if someone unfamiliar with the data procedure wants to ask questions.

  • Identify Gaps in Talent and Skills in Current Affiliate Environment

  • Responsible for compliance with applicable AbbVie Policies and procedures.


Your Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience working in data consulting (or equivalent) assignments, designing BI, analytics and data related solutions.

  • Proficiency in the principles of data management as well as in digesting and analyzing data sets.

  • Good understanding (but not necessarily hands-on) of the capabilities of leading enterprise BI and visualization tools (e.g. PowerBI, Qlik).

  • Good understanding of data science, AI, ML concepts and data privacy and regulatory frameworks.

  • Interest in technology trends and application of technology to improve end user’s experience. Proven track record of effective project leadership and positive results. Ability to self-manage time and priorities.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) with excellent presentation and written and verbal communication skills – problem structuring, logical thinking and story-lining crucial.

  • Outstanding influencing and interpersonal ability to work effectively with multi-functional teams and with senior management.

  • The drive to get things done and move consistently towards target state.

  • Strong Project management capabilities.

  • Result oriented, dedicated, hardworking and can work on own initiative whilst also delivering on time with integrity, sense of urgency, attention to detail and quality standards.

  • Dutch and English command (verbal and writing)



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Equal Employment Opportunity

At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.