Apr 06, 2022

Job Description

500+ Ongoing clinical trials; 160+ Projects in clinical development; 80+ Major submissions planned 2020-2022. Novartis GDD (Global Drug Development) oversees the development of new medicines discovered by our researchers and partners. It drives breakthrough innovations to improve and extend the lives of millions.

Your key responsibilities:
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Oversees clinical program(s) across indications, executing medical strategy for development and marketed products in a defined therapeutic area.
• Conduct study start-up activities such as overseeing protocol development, CRF development, Informed Consent Form development.
• Is responsible for assuring aligned communication with Country/Cluster Clinical Research Associates, Managers and other key stakeholders on the execution and progress of the clinical studies.
• Identify new sites for clinical trials; analyze capability and make recommendation for trial inclusion. Facilitate preparation and collection of site level documents; resolve problems as required.
• Execute site initiation and training. Implement total site management including monitoring visits, regulatory assessment, drug supply management and resolution of site problems to ensure compliance.
• Track trial execution milestones; identify problems; resolve issues and escalate as appropriate. Manage recruitment and execute contingency plans, as needed.
• Complete preparation/generation of study monitoring reports.
• May lead and chair local study team meetings, attend and participate in global clinical trial team meetings

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

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

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the job:
• Medical Degree required
• Excellent verbal and written communication skill in Chinese and English
• Understanding of relevant diseases, diagnoses and treatment options in China

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.

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Global Drug Development
Research & Development
Full Time
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