Operational Excellence Business Partner

Jul 05, 2021

Job Description

With 64 manufacturing sites in 26 countries, our aspiration is to become the top manufacturer of innovative and generic medicines in the industry.

Position Purpose:

Coordinate Business performance and project performance measurements. Leads performance improvement initiatives, facilitating implementation of best practices and standardization. Support OpEx capability building trainings and coaching.

Major Accountabilities
• Coordinate Business performance and project performance measurements. Performance tracking of sites (important metric consolidation). Support Site OpEx maturity assessments

• Lead and drive performance improvement initiatives by facilitating the implementation of standard methodologies through a detailed approach of standardization. Identify standard methodologies through performance and data analysis

• Co-Facilitate workshops and provide coaching to identify process improvement opportunities. Lead and drive OpEx projects execution.

• Support OpEx capability building trainings and mentors. Drive OpEx Awareness / Culture building within NTO. Support Preparation / standardization / execution of OpEx trainings based on customer needs.

• Support sites with OpEx knowledge (use of tools, statistics,...). Work within the organization at all levels utilizing a very "hands-on" approach for adding new value and on board as a lead inspires change.

• Develop an environment that enables the most efficient and effective work processes to achieve continuous quality and efficiency improvements for NTO. Responsibility for personal and professional development.

• Providing conditions for and control of the implementation of HSE tasks and requirements in the unit. Other tasks settled during the annual objectives setting process and by important metrics. Other tasks as assigned by the supervisor, and tasks based on a specific appointment.

Minimum Requirements

Your key responsibilities:
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Minimum university degree in technical or business discipline, science or medicine. Desirable Certified Lean 6-Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt desirable.

• Cultural awareness and sensitivity; ability to network and connect with all levels of the organisation.

• Broad understanding in the principles and methods of medicine manufacture and GMP attained in a manufacturing environment.

• >4 years manufacturing/operations management experience.

• High learning agility, proven ability to deliver results, proven change management skills, Strong communication skills, Ability to be flexible and adapt to change and ability to work in an ambiguous environment.

Why Novartis?

769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.

We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.

We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!
Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve.

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Novartis Technical Operations
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Operational Excellence Business Partner

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