Senior Manager, Public Affairs, APMA, CVD

Sep 01, 2021

Job Description

~6,300 APMA colleagues across 31 countries – together with you, we are unified in our determination to increase access to innovative medicines and drive bold solutions for patients, healthcare professionals and healthcare systems across the region.

Your Responsibilities:

Your responsibilities include, but not limited to:
• In close collaboration with Patient Advocacy, Medical, Commercial, Patient Access and other functions, drive the CVD public affairs agenda and strategy in the APMA region
• Identify specific policy issues within the APMA region related to disease, product launches and access approaches
• Contribute to/lead the creation/adaptation of global/regional tools and messages for CVD, with focus on HF and ASCVD, to suit the needs of the APMA markets, and execute in collaboration with regional heads and advanced countries
• Lead Public Affairs activities in population health and novel access approaches in selected markets
• Build partnerships/programs/policy alliances in the region and in the advanced markets to support policy development in the disease area
• Build relationships with key stakeholders relevant to the disease area
• Author briefings and speaking notes, as required
• Support capability building within APMA Public Affairs

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

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

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:

• A minimum of 5 years in the pharmaceutical industry
• Public Affairs/Market Access experience in a pharmaceutical preferred
• Public Affairs Pharmaceutical product launch support
• Fluent in English
• Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communications skills

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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