Lead Consultant

Sep 29, 2021

Job Description

18 million Chinese patients benefit from Novartis products!

Job Purpose
Our internal consulting team is committed to delivering value to Novartis. This means achieving change through strong collaborative work and linking the consulting mindset to the outcome of transformation initiatives that are driving the success of Novartis in reimagining medicine. We do this on a day to day basis, sharing our stories while they are fresh in our minds, and looking forward to working on the next chapters of our consulting journey.

Major Accountabilities
●Support consulting leadership drive the strategic delivery plan. Work with Account Managers, Business partners and internal project stakeholders (Global functions, regional management and country management), and other practices to understand the consulting opportunity pipeline and work to convert this into internal projects
●Build and manage key stakeholder relationships, initiating sales processes with internal stakeholders. Identify opportunities to expand the Consulting offerings and develop solutions with other practices, functional teams, IT, and third parties
●Facilitate and drive change in a heavily networked environment through senior stakeholder engagement and management
●Achieve successful outcomes within the planned budget and timeline. Deliver successful consulting assignments. Ensure solution and project deliverables are properly designed and implemented according to the relevant project methodology and approach agreed with internal project stakeholders, managing project risks, where
●Facilitate and drive change in a heavily networked environment by helping to
manage key project stakeholders through project implementation
●Contribute and support practice Innovation (e.g. Mentoring, buddying,
interviews, track records / case studies, pipeline management etc.)
●Contribute to the practice leadership, at all levels (e.g. Leadership of assignments). Identify opportunities to expand and develop consulting solutions to support
the overall Novartis strategy
●Develop consulting tools and methodologies for delivering scalable consulting solution. Acquire professional expertise to provide insight / build technical capability and to build professional skills, core capability/delivery skills, business development and/or leadership capabilities

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

●Preferred Education: Master degree in technical, scientific or business discipline
●Certifications: Lean Six Sigma, Agile, Change management, Project management, Facilitation /Coaching, design thinking, ITIL
●Preferred Sector experience: Management consulting, Outsourcing, Post-merger integration, Technology, Manufacturing, Financial Services, Pharma / Biosciences
●Partner mindset with a minimum of 10 years' experience driving value in leading organizations, leading change and /or process improvement projects and programs in a Top 5
consulting firm or in a large corporate environment
●Demonstrated analytical, process-oriented and
data driven mindset - A proven ability to
manage multi-functional business change and
to get straight to the heart of issues and
provide insights
●Significant experience, and proven ability to
manage consulting teams (including virtual
teams), and motivate stakeholders of widely
varying backgrounds across a dispersed and
matrixed organization

Why consider Novartis?
799 million. That’s how many lives our products touched in 2019. 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.

Imagine what you could do at Novartis!
BD&L & Strategic Planning
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