Senior Business Analyst- Network Design ( Opportunity for remote opening)

Baxter Healthcare Corporation

Deerfield Illinois

United States

Consulting & Corporate Strategy
(No Timezone Provided)

This is where you save and sustain lives At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives- where your purpose accelerates our mission.As a member of the Supply Chain Strategy team, the Senior Business Analyst will support leaders, subject matter experts, and project managers from across the organization on strategic initiatives assuring successful execution of the operational business strategy of the team.The Senior Business Analyst will work on high-priority strategic initiatives in alignment with the business strategy and long-term goals by providing fact-based data analysis and innovative analytic solutions to support decision making, new initiatives and process improvement recommendations. This will include creating, augmenting, or modifying complex metrics to identify means of tracking data quality, completeness, and trends and will also be responsible for Baxter Supply Chain Network design and modeling.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Develop innovative analytic solutions to measure business performance; identify / quantify drivers, risks, and opportunities and define solutions to mitigate risks and leverage opportunities.Participate in and contribute to projects to develop tools and organization capabilities to support a data driven supply chain. Own assigned tasks and resolve general problems with minimal guidance. Act as subject matter expert and train others to use core data tools.Create and update Tableau visualizations to support visualization and analysis of supply chain optimization outputsBuild and validate network models, optimize scenarios and assist in analysis of output to answer complex supply chain questionsCoordinate across multiple functions and stakeholders to collect, validate and prepare data on annual basis to refresh network optimization modelsInfluence stakeholders to adopt new ideas, projects and / or approaches.Help core teams on the management of program/project requirements, scope, activities, and milestones related to supply chain.Assist on standard program/project management items, priorities, and capacity needs related to supply chainAssist with the build-out of internal processes and procedures to support supply chain strategy.Update and maintain models in Microsoft Office Products, and scenario-based planning models & systems integrationQualifications:Lean/six sigma training and certification preferredMust be able to work independently with minimal supervision and can work with an appreciable amount of latitude.Good planning and project management skills.Must be able to effectively interact and communicate with all levels of management and employees within the company.Must be able to work within a team environment.Possess a broad knowledge of business operations (principles, practices and procedures. APICS certification is a plusStrong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, PowerPoint , and Advanced Excel, intermediate to advanced level of SQL.Excellent written, oral communication and presentation skillsExcellent problem solving and analytical skills.English required. Spanish is a plusEducation and/or Experience:Include the education and experience that is necessary to perform the job satisfactorily.Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Data Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field or equivalent experience3 or more years of experience in Supply Chain, healthcare services and/or specialty pharmacy service2+ years of Experience working on large-scale or multi-faceted projectsKnowledge of methodologies for quantitative and qualitative analysisEqual Employment OpportunityBaxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic. EEO is the LawEEO is the law - Poster SupplementPay Transparency PolicyReasonable AccommodationsBaxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities globally. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please click on the link here and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

Senior Business Analyst- Network Design ( Opportunity for remote opening)

Baxter Healthcare Corporation

Deerfield Illinois

United States

Consulting & Corporate Strategy

(No Timezone Provided)

This is where you save and sustain lives At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives- where your purpose accelerates our mission.As a member of the Supply Chain Strategy team, the Senior Business Analyst will support leaders, subject matter experts, and project managers from across the organization on strategic initiatives assuring successful execution of the operational business strategy of the team.The Senior Business Analyst will work on high-priority strategic initiatives in alignment with the business strategy and long-term goals by providing fact-based data analysis and innovative analytic solutions to support decision making, new initiatives and process improvement recommendations. This will include creating, augmenting, or modifying complex metrics to identify means of tracking data quality, completeness, and trends and will also be responsible for Baxter Supply Chain Network design and modeling.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Develop innovative analytic solutions to measure business performance; identify / quantify drivers, risks, and opportunities and define solutions to mitigate risks and leverage opportunities.Participate in and contribute to projects to develop tools and organization capabilities to support a data driven supply chain. Own assigned tasks and resolve general problems with minimal guidance. Act as subject matter expert and train others to use core data tools.Create and update Tableau visualizations to support visualization and analysis of supply chain optimization outputsBuild and validate network models, optimize scenarios and assist in analysis of output to answer complex supply chain questionsCoordinate across multiple functions and stakeholders to collect, validate and prepare data on annual basis to refresh network optimization modelsInfluence stakeholders to adopt new ideas, projects and / or approaches.Help core teams on the management of program/project requirements, scope, activities, and milestones related to supply chain.Assist on standard program/project management items, priorities, and capacity needs related to supply chainAssist with the build-out of internal processes and procedures to support supply chain strategy.Update and maintain models in Microsoft Office Products, and scenario-based planning models & systems integrationQualifications:Lean/six sigma training and certification preferredMust be able to work independently with minimal supervision and can work with an appreciable amount of latitude.Good planning and project management skills.Must be able to effectively interact and communicate with all levels of management and employees within the company.Must be able to work within a team environment.Possess a broad knowledge of business operations (principles, practices and procedures. APICS certification is a plusStrong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, PowerPoint , and Advanced Excel, intermediate to advanced level of SQL.Excellent written, oral communication and presentation skillsExcellent problem solving and analytical skills.English required. Spanish is a plusEducation and/or Experience:Include the education and experience that is necessary to perform the job satisfactorily.Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Data Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field or equivalent experience3 or more years of experience in Supply Chain, healthcare services and/or specialty pharmacy service2+ years of Experience working on large-scale or multi-faceted projectsKnowledge of methodologies for quantitative and qualitative analysisEqual Employment OpportunityBaxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic. EEO is the LawEEO is the law - Poster SupplementPay Transparency PolicyReasonable AccommodationsBaxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities globally. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please click on the link here and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.