Director of Analytics


Employment Type: Permanent

Job Number: 27023

Compensation: 135000k/year - 160000k/year


Job Description

Director of Analytics


Position Summary:

Our client, a prominent healthcare system, is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Director of Analytics. This role is pivotal in leading a proficient team of data analysts, architects, and report writers. The primary focus is to develop and execute a long-term strategic vision for the analytics department, bridging current capabilities with future aspirations. This involves assessing existing gaps, creating, and implementing detailed plans, and establishing a five-year roadmap for analytics advancement.


Core Responsibilities:

  1. Strategic Leadership: Develop and implement a comprehensive strategy for the analytics department, aligning with the organization's long-term goals and objectives.
  2. Team Management: Lead and mentor a team of data analysts, architects, and report writers; manage team dynamics, and foster a collaborative and productive work environment.
  3. Analytical Solutions Development: Oversee the design and deployment of advanced analytics and reporting solutions, ensuring they meet the diverse needs of the healthcare system.
  4. Stakeholder Collaboration: Work closely with executive leadership to deliver actionable, data-driven insights for critical business and clinical decision-making across various departments including finance, operations, quality, and ambulatory clinics.
  5. Gap Analysis and Roadmap Creation: Evaluate current analytics capabilities, identify gaps, and devise a detailed execution plan alongside a visionary five-year roadmap.
  6. Technical and Strategic Oversight: Balance technical expertise with strategic acumen to develop solutions that align with high-level organizational goals.
  7. Project Management: Effectively delegate responsibilities, manage resources, and track progress towards achieving departmental and organizational objectives.


Basic Qualifications:

  1. Education and Experience: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Data Science, Analytics, Information Systems, Healthcare Administration, or a related field. A minimum of 5-7 years of experience in analytics, with a significant portion in a leadership role within a healthcare setting.
  2. Industry Knowledge: Prior experience managing analytics and reporting initiatives in healthcare, with familiarity in Meditech Expanse and BCA preferred.
  3. Leadership Skills: Proven ability to manage and lead teams, with a track record of successful team development and project delivery.
  4. Technical Expertise: Strong foundation in analytics and data management principles, tools, and technologies relevant to healthcare.
  5. Strategic Thinking: Ability to develop strategic plans and roadmaps, translating complex data into actionable insights.
  6. Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, capable of effectively engaging with executive leadership and various stakeholders.
  7. Problem-Solving Abilities: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to navigate complex challenges in a healthcare environment.


This position offers a unique opportunity to play a crucial role in shaping the analytics landscape of a leading healthcare system. The Senior Manager of Analytics will have a profound impact on enhancing data-driven decision-making processes, ultimately contributing to the improvement of healthcare delivery and patient outcomes.