Business Analyst

Job description

Job description


Bangalore, India

Job category

Data & AI


Department– Commercial Analytics


Are you an experienced Business Analyst with a passion for leveraging data to drive business insights? Are you ready to join a dynamic team and make a significant impact in the pharmaceutical industry? We are looking for a talented Business Analyst to join our Commercial Analytics team at Novo Nordisk in Bangalore. If you are ready for a challenging and rewarding career, read on and apply today for a life-changing opportunity.


About the Department

The Commercial Analytics team is part of Finance Global Business Services (GBS) at Novo Nordisk in Bangalore. Established in 2007, Finance GBS is responsible for supporting Accounting, Accounts Payable, Procurement, Commercial Analytics, Financial Planning & Analytics for Headquarters in Denmark, Region Europe, North America, International Operations & Global Service Centre Bangalore. The Commercial Analytics team was founded in June 2013 with the aim of providing dedicated analytics professionals to deliver best-in-class analytical services and insights to the global organization. Our team’s main purpose is to consistently provide superior service to our stakeholders and add value to processes in terms of standardization and efficiency.


The Position

As a Business Analyst at Novo Nordisk, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Drive all stages of Marketing Mix modelling from the commercial pharma space.

  • Leverage Databricks and Snowflake platforms to manage pharma big datasets. Execute Marketing Mix models through Python.

  • Monitor the performance of deployed models, adjusting and updating as necessary to maintain accuracy and efficiency.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business needs and translate them into actionable data science solutions.

  • Develop and maintain documentation related to model development, deployment, and maintenance.

  • Use the Power BI interactive dashboard to share insights that effectively communicate the findings and value of the models to stakeholders.

  • Prepare presentations to drive critical business meetings, showcasing business insights and recommendations in line with a thorough understanding of market dynamics.



To be successful in this role, we are looking for a candidate with the following qualifications:

  • Master’s/bachelor’s degree in healthcare/life sciences, Economics, Statistics, or any data-related field.

  • Minimum 5 to 7 years of experience with advanced analytics or commercial projects.

  • Proven experience in market mix modelling techniques with a minimum of 3 years’ experience (preferably in the pharma domain).

  • Intermediate proficiency in Python and intermediate Power BI expertise.

  • Demonstrated experience with Databricks or similar platforms for large-scale data processing and analytics.

  • Good knowledge on Commercial Business.

  • Ability to find precise solutions from complex business problems thereby generating insights & recommendations.


Working at Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk is a leading global healthcare company with a 100-year legacy of driving change to defeat serious chronic diseases. Building on our strong legacy within diabetes, we are growing massively and expanding our commitment, reaching millions around the world and impacting more than 40 million patient lives daily. All of this has made us one of the 20 most valuable companies in the world by market cap. Our success relies on the joint potential and collaboration of our more than 63,000 employees around the world. We recognize the importance of the unique skills and perspectives our people bring to the table, and we work continuously to bring out the best in them. Working at Novo Nordisk, we're working toward something bigger than ourselves, and it's a collective effort. Join us! Together, we go further. Together, we're life changing.



To submit your application, please upload your CV online (click on Apply and follow the instructions).

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01 July 2024.

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


At Novo Nordisk, we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the world's best company and know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds, and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve, and the communities we operate in. Together, we’re life-changing.