The Data & Analytics Function oversees the analytics life-cycle in order to identify, analyze and present relevant insights that drive business decisions and anticipate opportunities to achieve a competitive advantage. This function manages analytic data platforms, the access, design and implementation of reporting/business intelligence solutions, and the application of advanced quantitative modeling.
The Senior Data Analyst, Data Analytics is responsible for data and technology management to support and enable Operations processes including data mining, business analyses, data integrity, data acquisition, reporting and analysis. They use standard and specialized business software tools to assist Operations in managing business processes and performance.
Location: Remote (ideally targeting candidates based in EST/CST)
This position supports Cardinal Health's Specialty GPO Operations. This team is responsible for supporting the Practice and Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Solutions of the GPO business. This includes reporting, revenue and rebate reconciliation, and services and contract implementation
Perform data reconciliations, identify and explain root cause variances, and work with internal and external business partners through resolution. Follow up and being highly organized are key as it could be up to 120 days for resolution
Operationalize GPO contracts through reading amendments and fulfilling responsibilities within it
Automation of Processes and Reporting to streamline, simplify and provide consistency of content
Partner with IT to develop and enhance data tools, perform UAT testing and validation
Develop KPI metrics with management
Intermediate to Advanced Excel skills highly preferred (including Macros, Pivot Tables, Slicers) versus data engineering or data science expertise
SQL experience preferred
SAP experience preferred
5+ years of relevant work experience preferred
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and manage multiple tasks
Excellent communication and relationship building skills
Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to think critically and develop new solutions
What is expected of you and others at this level
Applies working knowledge in the application of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks
Works on projects of moderate scope and complexity
Identifies possible solutions to a variety of technical problems and takes actions to resolve
Applies judgment within defined parameters
Receives general guidance may receive more detailed instruction on new projects
Work reviewed for sound reasoning and accuracy
Candidates who are back-to-work, people with disabilities, without a college degree, and Veterans are encouraged to apply.
Cardinal Health supports an inclusive workplace that values diversity of thought, experience and background. We celebrate the power of our differences to create better solutions for our customers by ensuring employees can be their authentic selves each day. Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) is a distributor of pharmaceuticals, a global manufacturer and distributor of medical and laboratory products, and a provider of performance and data solutions for healthcare facilities.We are a crucial link between the clinical and operational sides of healthcare, delivering end-to-end solutions and data-driving insights that advance healthcare and improve lives every day. With deep partnerships, diverse perspectives and innovative digital solutions, we build connections across the continuum of care. With more than 50 years of experience, we seize the opportunity to address healthcare's most complicated challenges – now, and in the future.As a global, growing company, we’re able to offer rewarding careers that let you make a positive impact on our customers and communities.