Feb 01, 2022

Job Description

+3000 People in the Novartis CONEXTS team, a global network of internal specialists providing high quality commercial, scientific, legal, digital and consulting services and solutions across the entire Novartis organization, with a focus on key markets, product launches and strategic initiatives. We create enterprise value by developing strong partnerships with our colleagues and building competitive advantages through innovation, standardization and scale-up, and productivity improvements.

Your key responsibilities:

• Lead and develop an extraordinary transition practice in CONEXTS, implementing and improving the Transition methodology and toolkit to handle the transition of new services into the Novartis Global Services Centers.
• Run the in-bound and/out-bound transition activities on all strategic programs. Initiate and mobilize the transition project teams across service delivery, operations and enabling functions (e.g. HR). Conduct detailed transition planning in accordance with defined service go-live commitments.
• Supervise and resolve issues, initiating corrective actions as appropriate to handle delays (if any). Identify, evaluate and manage risks through the transition lifecycle to avoid impact to timelines and costs.
• Establish and handle relationships with customer business and project stakeholders. Manage expectations across key internal and external stakeholders of the project. Manage and empower the transition team for desired levels of performance and deliverable quality.
• Ensure Transition deliverables are prepared based on the GATE methodology, with high level of quality, timeliness and within budget. Report transition progress at defined intervals to Management teams (client and Internal) for effective governance and timely issue resolution. Review and manage changes through the transition process (Both at process level and SOW)
• Document and share project learning’s for continuous improvements

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

• B.A degree in business, finance or economics
• Further education in Change management, Project management, Facilitation /Coaching.
• English proficiency
• Experience (5 years) in managing multi-functional Transitions, Migrations & change Management with stakeholders
• Experience in working in large / international companies
• Strong communication, people management, customers management and leadership skills
• Ability to ensure service focus across a sophisticated intensive and functionally-dispersed organization. Strong and proactive business results-focus, and proven track record to provide insights that increase productivity

Desirable requirements:

• Management consulting, Outsourcing or Pharma background
• A second major European language
• Preferred to have understanding of Pharma business and financial issues, including its regulatory environment (life sciences Business Process Outsourcing experience preferred)

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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Distrito Federal
BD&L & Strategic Planning
Full Time
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Senior Transition Consultant - Solutions Development

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