Global P&O Business Partner

Oct 01, 2021
Czech Republic

Job Description

Global P&O Business Partner, Novartis, Prague, Czech Republic

1! excellent opportunity to join our Global P&O team. 2021 is an exciting year for Novartis as we further transform our business to one dedicated to reimagining medicine for millions of patients around the world, but we can’t deliver on our critical patient goals without top talent, which is where you come in! As the Global People & Organization Business Partner (P&O) you will play an integral role in helping to ensure more than 1,300 strong P&O professionals within our Customer and Technology Solutions (CTS) group are in the best possible position to help move our business through this exciting transformation period.

Your key responsibilities:

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• As Global CTS P&O Business Partner, be an active key member of the Center of Expertise leadership teams; establish strong relationships with client group and proactively act upon business needs and requirements. Work closely with the leadership team members on development and implementation of the People& Organization strategy interpreting the CTS environment, bringing an outside-in P&O perspective, decoding customer expectations and co-crafting a strategic agenda.
• Together with the line management, establish Strategic Workforce Planning, including future outsourcing, cross-domain consolidation and footprint evolution as needed in order to achieve business strategy. Challenge organizational set-up and ensure smooth transition of operations in line with overall project plan.
• Drive change management and ensure proper communication is in place to support transformation and reorganization efforts. Coach and drive leadership team to set up a solid governance structure and operating model for new organization that will enable the achievement of strategic business objectives.
• Prioritize, formulate and implement a People Plan that meets business needs (consistent with the global P&O and CTS strategy), define required organizational and individual capabilities in order to support business strategy and to deliver on our cultural aspiration.
• Drive capability building activities globally for client groups in coordination with respective leadership teams in line with Novartis business and talent strategy to ensure organization is ready for future.
• Drive the talent agenda establishing quality succession planning for critical positions, development plans of key talents and talent strategy in order to build the leadership pipeline. Ensure critical positions are staffed by best in class candidates worldwide.
• Support and guide leadership teams in team effectiveness activities to increase collaboration across different teams and to achieve desired business results and impact.
• Monitor people and organization metrics together with respective leadership teams on regular basis and drive insightful conclusions to support people and organizational development activities based on data-driven decisions.

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:

• Higher education, such as a University degree in Social Sciences and/or relevant business education (e.g. business administration).
• Degree in Human Resources Management such as SKP or SHRM
• 7-10 years experience as Global HR including experience in facilitating TM, OD and Change Management projects from international and complex environment
• Excellent English and additional languages desirable
• Identified potential to lead people

You’ll receive:

Monthly pension contribution matching your individual contribution up to 3% of your gross monthly base salary; Risk Life Insurance (full cost covered by Novartis); 5-week holiday per year; (1 week above the Labour Law requirement) ; 4 paid sick days within one calendar year in case of absence due to sickness without a medical sickness report; Cafeteria employee benefit program – choice of benefits from Edenred CZ in the amount of 12,500 CZK per year; Meal vouchers in amount of 90 CZK for each working day (full tax covered by company); Company Car / Car Allowance; MultiSport Card; Stock Options. Find out more about Novartis Business Services:

Why consider 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!

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Czech Republic
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