Analyst - Media Monitoring

Oct 01, 2021

Job Description

105,000 people reimagining medicine for more than 750 million people globally. That is also the number of people you may impact as our new internal consultant.

Your key responsibilities:
Your responsibilities include, but not limited to:

• Independently and collaboratively, work with the NKC Media Monitoring team by performing targeted searches on key data sources as well as alert creation and curation of the most relevant content to deliver high quality newsletter products and supporting NKC custom solutions.
• Knowledge of pharmaceutical industry: effective researching of scientific and non-scientific information including information on targets, drugs, competitors, experts, technologies, pipeline and business news
• Product database knowledge: OVID,, Newsedge, Factiva, PatBase,, Cortellis, Pharmaprojects etc.
• Ability to perform comprehensive review of published literature and news sources to support the curation and delivery of the most relevant information to the Novartis business on a daily/weekly basis; ability to connect the dots and derive meaningful insights.
• Writing up summaries of defined scientific, medical, commercial or news content. Ability to meet deadlines and handle multiple projects simultaneously.
• Demonstrates understanding of literature searching and document delivery skills, resources and tools with advanced experience with Embase, Ovid, PatBase and Good understanding of news databases with experience utilizing news resources like NewsEdge, FirstWord, Factiva, etc.

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:
• 4+ years of relevant pharma industry or research experience, working in information sciences, knowledge management or corporate library operations.
• Proven scientific literature searching skills with experience utilizing pharmaceutical databases and resources.
• Experience at a MNC or intercultural / global team environment. Experience with Windows-based computer systems, databases and electronic resources.
• Strong communication and presentation skills.
• Masters of Library Science with relevant scientific background, advanced degree (e.g., MS, Pharma) in Life Sciences such as Biology or Pharmacology or Postgraduate degree in Biotechnology or pharma management with scientific/pharma background.
• Experience searching scientific literature and business/technology content.

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!

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Hyderabad, AP
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