15 days old

Analytics, Supply Chain Senior Consultant

CVS Caremark
Woonsocket, RI 02895
**Job Description**

In this newly created role you will serve as analytics liaison between business and technical teams to drive results and enhanced value though improved delivery of impactful analytic insights, improved data visualization and statistical analyses as part of an Enterprise-wide initiative.

The Senior Consultant will work within a high-performing analytics team, using new technologies to develop and deliver solution-oriented products that drive innovation in our business.

In this critical role you will be responsible for supply chain analytics in support of JDA Forecast and replenishment systems and modeling optimal replenishment strategies and inventory investments.

The ideal candidate will have:

- Business acumen and experience to generate customized, actionable insights in a data-driven and deadline-oriented environment

- Strong computer science and quantitative skills to extract maximum value from CVS Healths data assets

- Hands-on business experience with statistical programming (SAS, R, Python) as well as advanced data science concepts (e.g., regression modeling, time-series forecasting, classification, data clustering, time series forecasting, advanced machine learning techniques).

- Experience with Forecasting and Replenishment systems like JDA . Ability to model out optimal inventory investments for various key initiatives.

A day in the life of this position involves:

- Collaborating with other highly skilled analytics colleagues within Retail Pharmacy Enterprise Analytics team to derive business insights from our data assets

- Rapidly developing a deep understanding of CVS data and processes across multiple lines of business as well as serving as SME and data steward for others in the application and use of our data

- Developing predictive models and translating business problems across disciplines into advanced analytic projects with measurable business value.

- Performing ad-hoc analyses by innovatively segmenting product and store level data to unlock insights

- Structuring and executing against analytic road-maps to meet both short- and long-term needs of our business stakeholders

- Diligently addressing obstacles as they appear

- Demonstrating your curiosity to learn about enterprise initiatives that include data and business intelligence solutions

- Supporting the development and maintenance of data


**Required Qualifications**

- 2-5+ years of relevant experience; or a Master's degree or equivalent in an analytic discipline and 2+ years of relevant experience; or a PhD in an analytic discipline

- Minimum of two years processing large data-sets (measured in hundreds of millions or billions of records) using data mining programs / SQL.

- Minimum of two years experience working with data visualization platforms (e.g., Tableau and Microstrategy)

- Minimum of two years of experience coding in statistical packages e.g., (SAS, R, and Python) with strong quantitative skills, including relevant experience in logistic regression, cluster analysis, time series analysis, inferential statistics, and experimental design.

- Minimum of 2 years of experience building and facilitating presentations to various audiences: technical, non-technical and senior leaders

- Two years + knowledge from retail and/or healthcare industries.

- A strong curiosity to explore and uncover hidden relationships in data, and a proactive desire to translate findings into actionable business insights.

**Preferred Qualifications**

- Demonstrated competencies such as teamwork, creative problem solving, and flexibility

- A strong curiosity to continuously learn data science techniques and tools

- Ability to work within a climate of ambiguity

- Strong personal organizational skills

- Excellent relationship management, strong team building, and the ability to work across business units within a complex organization

- Familiarity with navigating in both a relational (Teradata-based) and non-relational (Hadoop) environment.


BA/BS in Mathematics/Statistics, Economics (or other quantitative disciplines); Masters degree preferred

**Business Overview**

**Its a new day in health care.**

Combining CVS Health and Aetna was a transformative moment for our company and our industry, establishing CVS Health as the nations premier health innovation company. Through our health services, insurance plans and community pharmacists, were pioneering a bold new approach to total health. As a CVS Health colleague, youll be at the center of it all.

We offer a diverse work experience that empowers colleagues for career success. In addition to skill and experience, we also seek to attract and retain colleagues whose beliefs and behaviors are in alignment with our core values of collaboration, innovation, caring, integrity and accountability.

CVS Health is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Gender/Ethnicity/Disability/Protected Veteran we highly value and are committed to all forms of diversity in the workplace. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities. We comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf and EEO IS THE LAW SUPPLEMENT at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm . We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance to apply for this job, please contact our Advice and Counsel Reasonable Accommodations team at mailto:AdviceCounsel@cvshealth.com . Please note that we only accept applications for employment via this site.

If technical issues are preventing you from applying to a position, contact Kenexa Helpdesk at 1-855-338-5609 or cvshealthsupport@us.ibm.com . For technical issues with the Virtual Job Tryout assessment, contact the Shaker Help Desk at 1-877-987-5352.
Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-11-30

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