Senior Technical Manager

Aug 05, 2021

Job Description

60+! This is the number of Novartis manufacturing sites in 26 countries in the world. Being part of the NTO (Novartis Technical Operations) team you will be working in a very international team with a lot of global interaction and attractive tasks.

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:Site
• Leads the Site’s MS&T organization, which is responsible to maintain and improve the scientific oversight of the manufacturing processes and technical changes, the relevant technical knowledge and capabilities at the Site and to ensure the product and technical stewardship, across process units and functions at Site.
• Responsible for technology transfer activities at site level (within, inbound and outbound), including any scale-up or other process adaptations.
• Leads technical transfer project team at site and liaises efficiently with involved functions (e.g. Technical
Development, Supply Chain, Production Unit, Quality Control, HSE, other sites.).
• Owns the process knowledge of the product(s) assigned throughout the commercial lifecycle, maintains the oversight on process capability, through data trending
and statistical analysis of critical variables, ensuring process(es) are robust, in continued state of validation and continuously improving.
• Ensures seamless flow of knowledge and information across functions, and with other Sites when applicable, with focus on the assigned product(s).
Provides second line technical/scientific process support.
• Provides to the Site the specialist knowledge and expertise, as Subject Matter Expert (SME), of specific pharmaceutical processes or process technologies (e.g. Technical Steward for galenics, for film coating,
biologics – upstream or downstream, etc.).
• Oversees processes and standards to maintain and
improve existing and to implement new innovative manufacturing technologies.
• Responsible for developing, implementing and managing the site process validation, primary packaging validation, cleaning validation and revalidation strategies

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:
• Ability to work and lead (a cross-functional team) in a matrixenvironment
• Collaborating across boundaries
• Greater than 5 years experience in QA/ QC/ Production withinPharmaceutical industry
• Interactions with senior management
• Operations Management and Execution
• People Leadership&Project Management
• Technical knowledge of Pharmaceutical/Chemical
• Analytics/Quality Controland equipment qualification

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
Technical Operations
Full Time
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