Next Generation Engagement Labs Lead

Sep 22, 2021

Job Description

1500. Associates who make up a global network of Data and Digital associates and a local dynamic team that is committed to harnessing the power of the latest trends to change the way healthcare is delivered.

The proliferation of data and digital is transforming our lives and the delivery of healthcare with unprecedented speed. At Novartis we’re investing millions of dollars in smart people, technology solutions and partnerships to reimagine medicines and healthcare delivery.

The Data and Digital transformation team works across multiple enterprise innovations which may include testing new commercial models of engagement or the utilisation of AI to accelerate the patient journey.

The NGE Labs Lead role has been designed to conceive and deliver a pipeline of substantial commercial pilots, pioneering new channels and ways of working with Novartis customers while delivering immediate value to our franchises on some of our biggest challenges.

Your responsibilities include, but not limited to:

• Work with franchise teams to understand key problems and the value of solving them
• Articulate creative new solutions, leveraging emerging innovation trends and tactics from Pharma and other industries
• Leadership of one direct report – the NGE Labs Digital Marketing Manager – as well as vendors or contract resources required to deliver on a solution
• Apply lean start-up principles to rapidly develop and launch solutions in market, and to refine the approach
• Manage stakeholders to plan and operate solutions, and to transition successful pilots to business owners

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:
• Minimum 10 years business experience, with substantial experience in Digital Transformation or Innovation or Change roles
• Pharma commercial experience (including non-traditional channels) essential
• Strategic and visionary thinker
• Practical Agile / Lean Start-up experience in conceiving and developing new solutions from ideation through to proof-of-concept
• Data and evidence driven – can articulate both quantitative and learning objectives for new ideas and demonstrate outcomes
• An entrepreneurial mindset is essential: a track record of breaking new ground and taking ideas into action
• Inspiring leader and communicator who can also roll up sleeves and get things done

Why consider Novartis?
799 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.

We are Novartis. Join us and help us reimagine medicine.
Full Time
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