Director / Manager, BI & Data Visualization

Location: Richmond
Job Type: Full Time

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We are working with a top global consulting company on this role.  They are working with a major pharmaceutical client with offices in Jersey City, NJ and Richmond, VA.  This role can be based in either location.  They need a BI/Visualization Leader who can own the Tableau tool internally and evangelize its use by supporting the internal departments in the creation of reports and dashboards.


Solution design support: Engage with internal stakeholders, existing and new clients to understand their requirements and translate these into a solution framework. This will entail creative thinking and an ability to interpret unstructured requirements

Project based execution support: Help incubate new engagements by executing Pilot & Proof of Concept projects to establish capabilities and credibility with existing and new clients. This may entail working either as an independent analyst or as part of a larger team to deliver on client requirements

New capabilities development: Prepare white papers and undertaking proof of concepts on data available with the existing support teams. This will also include providing analytics support to the Operations teams

Best practice sharing: Participate in translating industry best practices and disseminating them to different customer accounts and aid capability building for the Insurance R&A – BI practice. This will also entail helping build domain and technical capabilities within the team and vertical through training support


Significant experience in BI & data visualization with expertise in Tableau

Ability to undertake consultative engagement with key business partners on various BI/Visualization solutions and recommend strategies

Ability to translate business problems into most efficient solutions and create effective architecture for the chosen BI Solutions

Strong Dashboard Design skills from client use cases

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and proven ability to manage teams

Conceptual, analytical & tactical thinking, strategic thought process

Ability to develop strong working relationships and effectively influence all levels of business stakeholders

Ability to mentor junior resources on methodologies and best practices of BI/Visualization solutions

Ability to assume ownership of initiatives, requiring minimal supervision to consistently deliver outstanding results

Ability to manage multiple stakeholders across different geographies

Experience in the pharmaceutical industry