Jun 09, 2022

Job Description

Project & Launch Manager CMO (f/m/d), Sandoz B2B, Kundl, Austria

500+ million! This is the number of treatments brought to patients worldwide by Sandoz B2B customers. As a Project & Launch Manager Contract Manufacturing Organizations (CMO), you will actively contribute to sustainably grow this number in order to make high-quality medicine accessible for patients all around the globe.

Your key responsibilities:

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Effective management of B2B CMO launch projects in collaboration with external partners and manufacturing sites
• Manage cross-functional teams in a matrix environment
• Act as project coordinator – facilitating the alignment between internal and external subject matter experts (especially also in relation to TechTransfer activities)
• Adaptation to changes in legal and regulatory framework affecting CMO customers
• Flag project risks where problems cannot be resolved and escalate throughout the organization as appropriate to maintain required project timelines & financial targets

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:
• University degree preferably in life sciences or any other relevant degree
• Minimum of 5-years’ experience within the pharmaceutical industry
• Track record of successful CMO project management and in-depth knowledge of project management/PMO methodologies
• Proven understanding of project and launch management within the pharmaceutical industry, preferably in a CMO environment
• Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills
• Excellent persuasive and influencing skills
• A general understanding of the principles underpinning the pharmaceutical industry including world-wide regulatory and market environments as well as manufacturing processes

Desirable requirements:
• Proven understanding of product commercialization processes

Why Sandoz?

500 million patients were touched by Sandoz generic and biosimilar medicines in 2020 and while we’re proud of this, we know there is more we could do to continue to help pioneer access to medicines for people around the world.

How will we do this? 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 Sandoz!

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 € 66.526,88 /year (on a full time basis). The actual salary will be significantly 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:
Sandoz 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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Project- & Launch Manager CMO (m/f/d)

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