Senior Manager Market Insights Breast Cancer (m/f/x)

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Date: 25-Jan-2023

Location: Munich, Germany, 81379

Company: Daiichi Sankyo Europe


Passion for Innovation. Compassion for Patients.


Daiichi Sankyo and its 16,000 employees in more than 20 countries are dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical products. In Europe, we focus on two areas: In the cardiovascular space, our strong portfolio of medicines reflects our long-standing commitment and shows that we care for every heartbeat; in oncology our goal is to become a global pharma innovator until 2025 by providing novel therapies to patients across the world. Our European headquarters are in Munich, Germany, and we have affiliates in 13 European countries. For more information:


For our Daiichi Sankyo Europe GmbH we are seeking highly qualified candidates to fill the position:

Senior Manager Market Insights Breast Cancer (m/f/x)


Position and Key Responsibilities:

In your function you will provide analytical guidance to the Oncology teams to enable informed strategic decisions as well as driving tactical operations. You will report to the Head of Market Insights Oncology Europe. In close collaboration with the regional and local teams, you will:


  • Identify and define market insights and competitive intelligence needs, information gaps and select most appropriate methodology for data collection 
  • Design and lead regional market research projects and apply innovative research approaches
  • Utilize secondary data sources for epidemiology & patient flow analyses
  • Bring market research data into context with sales data and competitor insights, and provide actionable insights to the internal stakeholders
  • Provide an objective in depth understanding of the Oncology market and the key drivers of brand performance
  • Align with the local and regional cross-functional Oncology teams on the forecast assumptions and the brand performance (KPIs)
  • Support the brand planning process through situational analysis, competitive intelligence, and scenario planning 
  • Provide quantitative analyses and lead the development of business cases as needed
  • Collaborate closely with the cross-functional brand teams and support Global market research projects
  • Collaborate closely with the Affiliate and Global teams to strongly represent the regional needs
  • Support the affiliates through insight sharing initiatives
  • Foster a customer-centric culture by anticipating future customer needs 


  • Marketing/business-related Degree / MA / PhD in Sciences 
  • At least 5 years of experience in pharmaceutical market research
  • Experience in analytical support/insights generation is mandatory, experience in Oncology highly desirable 
  • Previous regional or global experience is highly desirable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong ability to work in a team
  • "Hands on" mentality
  • Fluency in English, both written & spoken


What we offer

Working at Daiichi Sankyo

At Daiichi Sankyo in Europe, we offer a workplace where your voice is heard. Everything we do, we do with a high level of commitment and a clear focus on patients’ needs. We know that our bold ambition to change patients’ lives for the better can only be achieved through the power of collaboration and the exploration of new approaches. Thus, we encourage our colleagues across Europe to be courageous, to bring their ideas to the table and to embrace opportunities to grow. When you join our European family, you will be a part of a dynamic company where everyone, no matter their role, rolls up their sleeves and gets things done.