Group Manager, Strategy
Req #: 190005Z7
Location: Deerfield, IL US
Job Category: Marketing
Date Posted: 6/21/2019 10:27:19 PM
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We believe every person deserves a chance for a healthy life, free from illness and full of possibility. We see a world full of healing, with viable care options available to those with limited choices today. We envision new ways of providing physicians, pharmacists and nurses with technologies that not only treat chronic diseases, but also work to prevent them. We're looking for team members who are motivated to learn, grow and innovate, while making a meaningful difference for millions of people around the world.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Work with GBU leaders to identify needs and corresponding opportunities to leverage the transformational potential of digital health in their business, and across Baxter. Assess opportunities to identify potential areas for revenue growth and margin improvement
Track trends and gaps in the digital health space to inform Baxter's overall strategy and vision
Develop solutions for cross Baxter digital platform, whether buy or build
Identify, develop, and explore external partnerships
Evaluate external companies as vendors or acquisition targets
Scope and plan digital projects. Projects typically involve problem framing, primary and/or secondary research, and management/facilitation of cross-functional teams across the organization. Lead the execution of multiple projects, acting as team leader across cross functional core teams.
Identify key risks to achieving program goals/development of mitigation plans
Oversee market research or business model creation to support strategic opportunities under evaluation (market sizing, competitive analyses, SWOT analyses, etc.)
Track and monitor budget and spending associated with projects and provides visibility to senior leadership
Develop governance process and criteria for evaluating and managing projects
Play a key role as a visible leader throughout the enterprise leading change and delivering value
Define goals and operational blue prints for Baxter digital transformation projects
Required Education Competencies
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
Broad and versatile skills and number of years of experiences in managing strategic or operational projects
MedTech and/or healthcare industry or Technology Industry experience required, with ability to drive strategy through execution
Proven experience and ability in influencing business leaders
Track record in the ability to challenge the status quo and understand the big picture view across the enterprise
Must be able to demonstrate strong collaboration across all levels of the organization
Success in managing multiple projects, having delivered projects on schedule, within budget, and with measurable business benefits
Highly analytical, consultative approach to problem solving
Comfortable/thrives in ambiguous/rapidly-evolving situations
Superior communication/collaboration skills
Team player who strives to deliver organizational and team goals
Advocate for adopting innovative approaches and ideas
Experience or passion for using technology to drive business transformation
Equal Employment Opportunity
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