Jan 19, 2022

Job Description

769 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. At Novartis, being there when and how it matters most for our patients and customers allows us to live our purpose and help bring maximum impact to health outcomes.

Furthering our commitment to transforming medicine for patients, Novartis is embarking on an ambitious and exciting journey to reinvent how we use technology, data and customer insights to better serve our consumer’s needs and put them on a path to better health. This includes taking bold approaches that begin with a customer-centric mindset and harness the power of today’s digital and data-driven healthcare revolution to continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives.
• Do you want to help people understand their disease and how to seek out the proper treatment for it?
• Do you want to support patients achieve the best possible outcomes?
• Do you want to deliver a leading customer experience at all touchpoints?
• Do you want to be at the forefront of leveraging today’s technology advances to create tomorrow’s healthcare innovations?

We believe the answers are found when curious, adventurous, and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to utilize the power of digital and data to individualize and maximize interactions with customers. Where you’re empowered to not fear failure when taking smart risks. And most importantly, 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!

The Director, Medical Impact will lead the process definition, implementation, and continuous assessment of medical impact aligned to the CDMA strategic objectives and priorities. Support the organization in making data driven decisions based on impact and results.

Your responsibilities will include:

•Strategic Oversight/Project Leadership –Develop and implement across USCDMA a consistent framework (including processes, terminology, policies, etc) for measuring medical impact across all functions/projects. Drive the culture change and mindset shift needed for successful adoption and implementation of a KPI and impact framework.
•Launch Excellence – Ensure all pre-launch/priority brands have identified and cross-functionally aligned impact measures to improve patient access and outcomes aligned to the patient journey (Clinical Care Measures/TPOs). Ensure leading indicators are also identified.
•Data Models – Partner with RWE and Medical Intelligence team on the creation of data mod-els and the development of measurement frameworks. Partner with RWE, Field Medical, and Disease Area strategy to translate data into actions. Identify optimal engagement pat-terns driving impact.
•Data Tracking and Visualization – In collaboration with COMPASS Impact workstream, develop CDMA impact dashboard coordinating with each functional area to ensure alignment with overarching strategic priorities and each team’s key performance indicators. Communication of impact tracking across USCDMA Leadership and Pharma Leadership
•Decision Making – Partner with Medical Strategy and across USCDMA to ensure impact is driving resources allocation and optimal engagement strategies with customers.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. 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.

Minimum Requirements

•Bachelors or equivalent 4-Year University Degree required.
•Advanced degree preferred (MS, MPA, MPH, MBA, MD, PhD, or PharmD)
•7 years in pharmaceutical/biotech industry or related industry (e.g. healthcare industry consulting)
•Prior consulting or related experience preferred
•Process focused mindset with strong analytical and communication skills
•Experience or formal education in Operational Research
•Digital first approach with experience in data projects (sourcing, processing, modeling)
•Experience in organizational effectiveness
•Experience applying technology to solve business problems
•Strong knowledge of Medical Affairs, Clinical Development or related pharmaceutical company research related function preferred
•Leading without authority/influencing
•Track record of senior stakeholder management skills
•Excellent interpersonal and relationship management skills.
•Strong cross-functional collaboration skills
•Strong business acumen and market acumen.
•Demonstrated problem-solving skills and comfort with complexity.
•Demonstrated strategic, analytical, and conceptual thinking ability.
•Location is flexible, but ideally in East Hanover, NJ.

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.

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East Hanover, NJ
Research & Development
Full Time
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Director, Medical Impact

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