Jul 19, 2022

Job Description

Bringing life-changing medicines to millions of people, Novartis sits at the intersection of cutting-edge medical science and innovative digital technology. As a global company, the resources and opportunities for growth and development are plentiful including global and local cross functional careers, a diverse learning suite of thousands of programs & an in-house marketplace for rotations & project work. With a strong medicines pipeline our current transformation will not just deliver growth for our business but continue to allow us to bring innovative medicines to patients quickly.

The Manager, Data Enablement will collaborate closely with Finance associates to help drive decision making via data and analytics. Responsible for developing solutions to address challenges faced by Finance by identifying the correct data assets, tools, analytical models, and relevant teams required to deliver these.

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• In-depth business acumen (i.e. Finance & Managed Markets Finance) combined with expert analytical skills with the ability to solve business problems/providing valuable insights (i.e. revenue leakage).
• Collaborate with senior level leaders within the business functions to refine their analytical and data needs.
• Experience in statistical analysis and appropriate usage of statistical methodologies to provide insights.
• Catalog, cleanse and identify data sources that are required by Finance. Transform and interconnect data using Novartis tools (i.e. Alteryx & Tellius).
• Extrapolate business question and translate into an analytical model.
• Highlight business priorities/challenges and convert into data performance metrics and advanced predictive analytics for the Finance area.
• Ensure high quality and comprehensive insight into Finance analysis.
• Excellent interpersonal, communication and influencing skills to formulate new initiatives and drive stakeholder engagement.
• Drive the development of user requirements and functional specs to ensure the overall user experience is achieved.

This is a US based position. No international relocation will be provided for this position.

This position will be located at the East Hanover, NJ site and will not have the ability to be located remotely. This position will require 10% travel as defined by the business (domestic and/ or international).

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. 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.

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:


1. Bachelor's Degree or equivalent 4-Year University degree required
2. 3+ years of experience in Managed Markets Finance or Finance experience
3. 3+ years of experience in analytical analysis
4. Comfort with telling stories with data
5. Proven self-starter with high standards of excellence and an innovative mind
6. Demonstrated experience analyzing complex situations and processes and effectively integrating and synthesizing the data to form a complete cohesive picture
7. Strong interpersonal, consulting, relationship management, and communication skills
8. High learning agility, problem solving, a strong attention to detail and interest to develop a deep knowledge in a complex regulatory environment
9. Ability to work in a matrixed organization and influence others


1. Degree subject area in Business, Finance, Statistics, Technology or related area
2. Strong technical skills (i.e. Alteryx, Tellius, SQL, SnowFlake or similar technologies)
3. Demonstrated project management experience and problem-solving as a member of a cross-functional team.


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!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Accessibility and Reasonable Accommodations: Individuals in need of a reasonable accommodation due to a medical condition or disability for any part of the application process, or to perform the essential functions of a position, please send an e-mail to [email protected] or call +1 (877)395-2339 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please include the job requisition number in your message.

COVID-19: While Novartis does not require vaccination at this time, for certain Novartis sites in the US all associates and candidates may be required to either upload an image of their COVID-19 vaccine card demonstrating proof of full vaccination for COVID-19 (or other similar evidence of vaccination) or proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken by the associate or candidate within the past seven days to enter any of our sites and/or customer office or healthcare facility, as well as prior to participating in other work related off-site meetings. Employees working in customer-facing roles must adhere to and comply with customers’ (such as hospitals, physician offices, etc.) credentialing guidelines, which may require vaccination. As required by applicable law, Novartis will consider requests for reasonable accommodation for those unable to be vaccinated. This requirement is subject to applicable state and local laws and may not be applicable to employees working in certain jurisdictions. Please send accommodation requests to [email protected].

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
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East Hanover, NJ
Audit & Finance
Full Time
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Manager, Data Enablement

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