Apr 26, 2022

Job Description

+ 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 Expert Science & Technology - External Analytical Operations Expert 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:
• 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.

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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:
• Degree in engineering, management, science or equivalent (BSc., MSc., MBA or equivalent).
• 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 is an advantage.

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, Unlimited learning and development opportunities.

Possible job locations: Slovenia

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

You are kindly invited to submit your application in English language, including CV by 10th of May 2022.

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!

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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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Global Drug Development
Research & Development
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