Jun 16, 2022

Job Description

Expert Operational Excellence (f/m/d), Technical Research & Development, Schaftenau, Tyrol, Austria

+1300! In Novartis TRD Biologics & CGT, more than 1,300 associates spread across 5 geographies are fully committed to deliver on our evolving pipeline of transformative treatments. We develop Biologics and Cell & Gene Therapies 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.

As Expert Operational Excellence in our business operations team in Austria you will be a key driver in reimagining our operational excellence processes in line with our vision and strategy.

Apply now to become a part of our motivated team!

Your key responsibilities:

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Support our global development teams with your skills in data management in multiple processes using SAP and MS Sharepoint based data handling tools. (production orders, material numbers, etc...)
• Support the development project leaders during order and invoice of external services and find solutions for deviations in budget and costs
• Act as Single Point of Contact for external contractors and internal finance functions in case of invoicing problems
• Optimize existing processes in your field of expertise for the local and global Biologics development community, be our SAP super-user

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 (bachelor/master) in a technical/scientific, business, supply chain or pharmaceutical field or equivalent educational level with respective work experience
• 3 years of relevant work experience
• Proficient in English and German
• Experience with Business Process Engineering, Data Management & Systems (ERP, e.g. SAP) and standard office software tools
• Communicative, resilient and digital/tech oriented
• Excellent comprehension skills for processes
• Ability to work and lead a team in a matrix environment

Desirable requirements:
• Preferably work experience in the pharmaceutical industry or GMP or other regulated work environment (e.g. ISO)

Why Novartis?

766 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2021, 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 €49,804.58 per year (on a full time basis). We also offer a potential market oriented excess payment in line with your experience and qualifications.

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.

Join our Novartis Network: If this role is not suitable to your experience or career goals but you wish to stay connected to hear more about Novartis and our career opportunities, join the Novartis Network here: https://talentnetwork.novartis.com/network
Global Drug Development
Research & Development
Full Time
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Expert Operational Excellence (f/m/d)

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