Get your dream job within 2 days (HURRY UP)ENROLL NOW

Director, Competitive Intelligence, Corporate and Internal Medicine

Pfizer Inc. – New York, NY


Pfizer is constantly aiming to advance our business by delivering successful new medicines, forging strong and engaging partnerships with key customers, and investing in new technologies that will add value to our core product offerings and, ultimately, to all of our stakeholders. Achieving these goals requires a combination of excellent interpersonal, effective planning, and implementation skills, coupled with a clear strategic approach to capital investment. The Portfolio and Decision Analysis group (PDA), part of the Chief Business Office organization, is uniquely positioned within Pfizer as internal consultants to facilitate tough investment and trade-off decisions for the clinical portfolio and to serve as an early warning system for potential issues that could impact decision-making The Director, Competitive Intelligence, Corporate and Internal Medicine will represent the external competitive micro and macro business environment, in all internal discussions, business planning, key processes and decision-making forums.

The Director, Competitive Intelligence, Corporate and Internal Medicine has an analytic approach, and is a story-teller in communication style, with the ability to analyze and crystalize multiple CI data sources into a coherent and convincing actionable insight, that can recruit and educate internal customers.

The Director, Competitive Intelligence, Corporate and Internal Medicine will initiate, plan, and lead the execution of the CI collection efforts (both primary and secondary), ensure compliance, analyze information and derive actionable insight, and will report it back to the internal customer (BU/TA/Region).

The Director, Competitive Intelligence, Corporate and Internal Medicine will be an integral part of the decision-making forums of the internal customer and will quarterback all the CI activities on their behalf.

The Director, Competitive Intelligence, Corporate and Internal Medicine will work closely with the PDA category leader to ensure informed decisions and unifies voice to the internal customer.

The Director, Competitive Intelligence, Corporate and Internal Medicine is an individual with high integrity that can defend their professional point of view in high stress executive setting.


  • Understand and internalize Category and Pfizer corporation goals, strategy, objectives and tactics.
  • Help assess alignment of strategy to enterprise criteria (e.g. breakthrough, competitive ranking)
  • Analyze multiple sources of intelligence and crystalize them to a well-articulated insight, and become a thought partner to the internal customers
  • Instruct and guide the CI Research and Analysis Managers on secondary research topics and assure quality research is conducted
  • Participate in all decision-making forums, representing the competition and the external environment, sometimes in collaboration with the Research & Analysis Manager
  • In collaboration with the internal customer, develop the annual CI plan and budget, that will include:
    • Prioritization of the CI targets and activities based on Pfizer assets prioritization
    • Annual Key Intelligence Topics (KITs)/Key Intelligence Questions (KIQs) to support strategic and operational plan;
    • Primary CI research plan to clearly understand data request; align with internal customer; identify and select appropriate; compliant vendor; evaluate vendor output; and communicate output to internal customer
    • Implementing strategic CI frameworks such as Early Warning System; Market simulations; Blind Spot Analysis on a corporate level (above BU)
    • Competitive landscape monitoring
    • Competitors activities monitoring
    • Ad-Hoc projects
    • Secondary CI research frequency, topics
  • Coordinate and produce the Corporate CI updates (e.g. DPS,regular earnings updates, BoD letter/reports, Financial Reporting landscape, WRD STC BOD updates/TA Spotlight, analyst briefing decks) with the support of the CI Knowledge Manager and the Research and Analysis team
  • Produce regular (e.g. weekly) updates, and create an State of the union presentation in preparation for annual planning cycle in all relevant forums
  • Contribute insight to ELT and BOD CI products
  • Assure proper updates of the centralized CI database
  • Train and supervise the activities of the CI Research & Analysis managers working with him/her
  • Support corporate level BD activities create Deal Dossier for each BD target

Professional Characteristics

  • Confident, self-starter: Pioneering spirit, takes initiative; eager to challenge status quo; makes informed decisions; and operates successfully in an empowered organization.
  • Exceptional communicator: Can readily align interpersonal style with the individual needs of their customers, can readily understand, translate and distill the complex into commentary that enables senior managers to fully comprehend key issues at hand.
  • Relationship manager: Builds long-term, trusted relationships with individuals from all levels of a matrix organization (both in and outside of PDA) understanding individual goals and objectives to ensure future alignment; ability to gain credibility with senior leaders.
  • Extensive collaborator: Manages projects with and through others; shares responsibility and credit; develops self and others through teamwork; helps others take appropriate risks; communicates frequently with other team members earning the respect and trust of the team.
  • Strong project manager: Clearly articulates scope and deliverables of projects; breaks complex initiatives into detailed component parts and sequences actions appropriately; develops action plans and monitors progress independently; ability to work under pressure, to take accountability and meet deadlines.
  • Deep analytical skills: demonstrated analytical skills, decision-making and judgment capability.
  • Influential leader: Clearly articulates expectations, capabilities and action plans; actively listens with others frame of reference in mind; readily shares information with team; favorably influences people without direct authority; discretion and trustworthiness in dealing with confidential information.


  • Minimum of 8 years of experience required.
  • Direct experience working in competitive intelligence or related roles in Healthcare/pharma
  • Bachelors degree required.


  • Preference for advanced degree holders who have a focus in decision analysis, statistics, business or medicine/science
  • Prior experience working directly with senior executives is preferred
  • Broad knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry and healthcare environment
  • Highly collaborative, extensive track record of building and nurturing productive networks and teams
  • Service oriented, self-motivated, curious and results oriented

Sunshine Act

Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care providers name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.

EEO & Employment Eligibility

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

  • Last Date to Apply for Job: July 1st, 2019
  • Eligible for Relocation Package
  • Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

N (Other) (United States of America)

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.

Recommended jobs for you

  • Director of Homeless and Supportive Services

    New York State Association for Affordable Housing (NYSAFAH)  - New York, NY

    View Job
  • Director of Restaurants

    Marriott International, Inc  - New York, NY

    View Job
  • Director of Culinary Innovation

    Dig Inn  - New York, NY

    View Job
  • VP, Management Director MS DTC

    FCB Global  - New York, NY

    View Job
  • Director of Hospitality

    Dig Inn  - New York, NY

    View Job

Thanks For Your Feedback