May 25, 2022

Job Description

53! Is the number of outsourcing projects that we will transfer on to our strategic API suppliers. Join our growing ESO API team responsible for managing active ingredient suppliers for Innovative Medicines in Europe and America.

Your key responsibilities:
• Represent the technical interface to our external partners to ensure robust and reliable manufacturing processes running at the of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) CMO sites.
• Ownership of the technical process at CMOs and act as the process expert for the assigned processes. Act as Subject Matter Expert to technical questions in relation to key internal stakeholders (TRD/DP sites)
• Participate in supplier evaluation and selection process (Technical Due Diligence) and leads technical transfer to selected CMOs.
• Ownership and drive of technical changes, assess the impact of technical changes and technical feasibility of proposed changes. Alignment of changes with internal stakeholders.
• Lead process validation activities at CMO site together with our partners, support root cause investigation of product and process deviations and leads process improvements (either cost/yield and/or product quality) together with key internal and external stakeholders.
• Represent the interface to Novartis internal stakeholders and ensure that new products and processes are well developed for commercial scale and entire product life cycle.
• Contribute to the registration strategy and ensure alignment of (regulatory) timelines.

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 will bring to the role:
• University Degree in Chemistry, Chemical engineering or equivalent.
• Minimum of 3 years of work experience in manufacturing sciences in chemical production, knowledge of cGMP practices, in-depth understanding of chemical processes is a mandatory.
• Business fluent in English.
• Ability to operate in a matrix environment, highly self-organized person with strong problem solving skills, high level of pragmatism, collaboration and solution driven mindset.

You’ll receive
Competitive salary, Annual bonus, Flexible working schedule, tailored to your needs, possibility to work from home, Pension scheme, Employee Recognition Scheme, Sports Club Membership, employment at Top SI Employer, Learning and development opportunities.

We offer permanent employment, with 6 months of probation period.

You are kindly invited to submit your application in English language, including CV by 24th of June 2022.

Why Novartis?

750 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!

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.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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