Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Senior Portfolio Analyst in our Boston office.
At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company. To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Certified as a Global Top Employer, we offer stimulating careers, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.
Here, you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.
- Consults with business processes improvements within area of responsibility.
- Develops scope definition and advises with setting business priorities for changes and system implementations.
- Solves problems, advises about operational needs and gives expertise on business processes opportunities.
- Consults on identifying, investigating and problem solving, uses Business Process Mapping, discusses and escalates issues appropriately.
- Advises stakeholders to prioritize requirements and to ensure the total solution delivered to the customer meets/exceeds expectations.
- Executes and integrates small to medium-scale changes and requirements in the delivery of projects and operations.
- Provides input into project budgets and reporting within own area.
- Uses sophisticated analytical approaches and independent judgment to proactively identify and assist in prioritizing opportunities to streamline business processes. Requirements analysis and problem solving may include changes related to systems, business processes, or reporting in the space of project portfolio management which may include portfolio prioritization, project approvals, capacity planning, and leadership or operational reportingAnalyzes, documents business requirements and provides business IT and portfolio consulting support to IT and functional stakeholders from area of responsibility. Follows company and departmental policies, procedures and ensures documentation according the Takeda Quality Management Systems (QMS), Software Development Life Cycle and Project Life Cycle standards.
- Interacts with department/project team members by advising to help make decisions and may lead less complex projects
- Works independently with stakeholders to prioritize requirements and is primary resource on complex issues within a clear framework of accountability.
- Establishes relationships with colleagues within the Global IT Organization (Portfolios, Finance, Architecture Review Board) and is influential in analyzing issues and guiding on solutions within ongoing processes.
- Builds and maintains relationships with Business and IT Stakeholders.
EDUCATION, BEHAVIORAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
- Associate Degree or equivalent.
- 4-6 years relevant experience.
- Ability to write and speak in the English language.
- Excellent oral and written communications skills, business acumen with analytical and problem solving skills.
- Practice efficient time management and coordinates tasks, working in an international environment.
- Understanding of how IT efforts are tied to achievement of business goals.
- Knowledge of relevant business solutions.
- Business Analyst and/or Project management experience.
- Ability to prepare and execute business meetings virtual, face-to-face, cross functional, local or global to ensure meeting required deliverables.
- Experience in communicating effectively to business and IT leaders on content, context, process and decision making.
- Professional in-depth knowledge of business processes in the pharmaceutical industry or in the project portfolio management (PPM) space.
- Bachelor Degree.
- Familiarity with regulated systems general level of understanding of systems validation.
- Access to transportation to attend meetings.
- Ability to fly to meetings regionally and globally.
WHAT TAKEDA CAN OFFER YOU:
- 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
- Tuition reimbursement Company match of charitable contributions
- Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
- Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
- Community Outreach Programs
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