Manager - Market Insights, Data Analytics

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

Our nutrition business develops science-based nutrition products for people of all ages, from helping babies and children grow, to keeping adult bodies strong and active. Millions of people around the world count on our leading brands - including Similac®, PediaSure®, Pedialyte®, Ensure®, Glucerna® and ZonePerfect® - to help get the nutrients they need to live their healthiest life.

Our location in Columbus, OH, currently has an opportunity for a Manager - Market Insights, Data Analytics

Primary Function / Primary Goals / Objectives:

The individual in this role collaborates with business unit cross-functional teams to train and utilize Syndicated, Panel, Point of Sale, and other databases/models/tools for the entire US division of Abbott Nutrition. This includes the building and executing on both ad-hoc and perpetual reporting and analytics that summarize sales performance, drivers of change, and consumer behavior across a broad assortment of categories and items.

  • Proactively identify knowledge gaps in context of current business needs, recommending and aligning management to closing these gaps.
  • Manage relationship with NielsenIQ and other key data suppliers responsible for US Sales Performance reporting
  • Align and execute brand learning plans in partnership with multi-functional teams:
    • Works collaboratively with internal partners define and prioritize business needs, translating them into specific questions with clear business impact.
    • Identifies solutions that are appropriate to address business issue; interpret research findings and synthesize into actionable business insights and recommendations.
  • Demonstrates agility in managing multiple priorities and projects in a complex environment.
  • Manages relevant IT tools as required, managing data uploads, accessibility, training, communication and general support.
  • Collaborate with teams to automate processes to analyze data and reporting
  • Oversee the delivery of insightful data visualizations with intuitive user interfaces
  • Champion the development and deliver training to enhance the visualization skills of team members

  • 5+ years of consumer insights experience in a CPG environment.
  • Strong influencing skills, and ability to work effectively with all levels of business team management.
  • Ability to coach others and build organizational talent relative to data and analytics and strategic thought.
  • Strong analytical skills - familiar and able to analyze retail sales and other Nielsen data.
  • Proven ability in translating data to actionable recommendations.
  • Proven ability to integrate data from different data sources to provide clarity and direction to multi-functional team.
  • Experience working with relational databases.
  • Excellent written and communication skills.
  • Knowledge and experience in Advanced Data Analytics tools and languages a plus; Azure, SQL, R, Python, etc.
  • Undergraduate degree. MBA preferred.


At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
  • Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities

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