Associate Manager - MDM

Nov 25, 2021

Job Description

365 days a year, our global manufacturing and supply network works to ensure our patients have the treatments they need to live longer, healthier lives.

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Associate Manager Responsible for complex Global master data management processes (e.g. cross-divisional set-ups etc.) focused to ensure accurate and timely preparation and maintenance of master data in the SAP ERP system, in accordance of Supply chain operational activities in compliance with the GxP & Regulatory requirements, internal regulations (e.g. Novartis Quality Manual), Good Practices, and business objectives.

• Set up and perform complex local & global master data set up & establish process, guidelines, business matrix and SLA time lines in GxP environment in adherence to Novartis compliance.

• Be a SME in the assigned area of work performing process streamlining, simplification & harmonization by initiating and leading continuous improvement projects to achieve operational excellence.

• Hands on experience in various SAP transactions, and ability to read & interpret MM, PIR, SL, BOM, MRP, CMA, PO, SO etc.

• In-depth knowledge of Business, System Landscape & Processes, with experience in Data Stewardship & Ownership

• Understanding of Product and lifecycle events. Hands on experience in working on various Product supply network and understanding of impact of Master data on product lifecycle stages.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

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

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:

• Key Performance Indicators required are Quality / Accuracy, Timeliness, Deviations / Escalations, Productivity and Cross functional training

• Focus on developing functional understanding in Supply Chain, Data Quality and other domains and Accurate maintenance and Governance of Master data with respect to agreed KPI’s & SLA’s

• Continuously check the consistency and completeness of master data with data quality and cleansing the database and Provide technical expertise in the area of responsibility to advice on standard methodologies.

• Define the areas for improvement in the field of processes, tools and rules related to global master data, and provide appropriate support with their implementation.

• Provide training in support to the contact persons of specific functions and subject matter experts by area / site with regard to the process of providing reconciled master data.

• Initiate and lead continuous improvement projects to achieve operational excellence and enhance quality & productivity.Ensure compliance with GMP, regulatory requirements, HSE (including record management).

Desirable requirements

• Graduate/Postgraduate in Pharmacy/ Life Science/ Engineering/Commerce/Economics

• English – proficient; knowledge of other languages is an advantage.

• Minimum 8 years of overall experience in Master Data Operations in Supply chain Management is preferred. User experience of Change Control system (e.g. SAP) as well as experience within the Pharmaceutical Industry are an advantage.

• Excellence in Collaboration, Conflict management, Problem solving, Innovational Attitude, Process Management.

• Experience in adoption, transition & transformation projects. Strong program management skills

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!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:

Novartis embraces diversity, equal opportunity and inclusion. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration, and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.
Novartis are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons
Novartis are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons
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Associate Manager - MDM

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