Mar 11, 2022

Job Description

External Analytical Operations Manager (f/m/d), Schaftenau, Tyrol, Austria

+ 1000! In TRD Biologics & CGT, more than 1,000 associates spread across several locations around the globe are fully committed to deliver on our evolving pipeline of progressive treatments. We develop Biologics & CGT drug substance and drug products from candidate selection up to launch and drive competitive advantage thru agility, innovation, and scale to best serve our portfolio, partners and patients.

The External Analytical Operations Manager leads project specific interactions with global external partners and provides scientific support for outsourced projects across global Analytical Development. The jobholder is responsible for planning, forecasting, and has an overview of all ongoing outsourcing activities within the defined segments. Driving and optimizing strategic outsourcing as well as troubleshooting and writing/reviewing technical documentation are among the assigned responsibilities.

Your key responsibilities:

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Lead all aspects of outsourced analytical activities at global external partners
• Manage forecasting of respective projects, and planning at external partners
• Cover project specific interactions with external partners in collaboration with the Analytical Sub-Team
• Provide scientific support for outsourced projects, incl. writing/reviewing technical documentation as well as troubleshooting
• Support Analytical Development in driving strategic outsourcing, and in further supporting relevant outsourcing activities as per scope

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:
• Education: Degree in engineering, management, science or equivalent (BSc., MSc., MBA or equivalent)
• Languages: Fluency in English (both spoken and written)
• Demonstrated experience in the pharmaceutical industry, preferably in Analytics and/or R&D
• Experienced in managing portfolio projects (e.g. Analytical Expert) and/or external partners (e.g. External Operations Manager)
• Strong communication and presentations skills
• Ability to work in global, interdisciplinary teams, as well as on individual tasks
• Strong planning- and organizational skills, with a financial acumen

Desirable requirements:
• Proficiency in German would be an advantage

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!

In addition to a market-competitive base salary, we offer an attractive incentive program, a modern company pension scheme, childcare facilities, learning and development options as well as worldwide career opportunities within the Novartis group. In accordance with Austrian law, we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary as stated in the collective bargaining agreement. For this position the minimum salary is €52.204,04 per year (on a full time basis). In most cases, the actual salary will be higher, as we strive to maintain a competitive position in the market and consider your previous experience, qualifications and individual competencies.

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion: Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve. Our recruitment decisions are based on selecting the best person for the job, regardless of gender, religion, age, colour, race, sexual orientation, nationality or disability.

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Global Drug Development
Research & Development
Full Time
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External Analytical Operations Manager

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