Sep 22, 2022

Job Description

+3000 People in the Novartis CONEXTS team, a global network of internal specialists providing high quality commercial, scientific, legal, digital and consulting services and solutions across the entire Novartis organization, with a focus on key markets, product launches and strategic initiatives. We create enterprise value by developing strong partnerships with our colleagues and building competitive advantages through innovation, standardization and scale-up, and productivity improvements.

The Medical information team provides scientific, evidence-based, unbiased information in response to specific questions received from Health Care Professionals on the appropriate use of medicines. The team provides medical information solutions for global, regional and country medical affairs teams worldwide.

Your key responsibilities:

• Creation of high quality Medical Information (MI) content for use by Novartis country affiliates worldwide.
• Write MI deliverables, such as responses to local MI enquiries, Global Guidance Documents (GGDs) and MI Q&As, ensuring they meet quality requirements – scientifically balanced and evidence-based, adhere to topic/key messages, language and grammar are accurate, regulatory/safety/legal aspects are considered
• Ensure adherence to important metrics, and meet the minimum criteria in quality reviews conducted by management
• Support the generation of reports for stakeholders, including functional management, relevant Division management, and Franchise and Brand teams, on enquiry metrics and insights from countries and regions.
• Support triage of congress enquiries
• Support the maintenance of MI resource repositories

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

• Healthcare professional degree or degree in a healthcare-related field
• Proficient English (oral and written)
• Minimum 1 year experience in Medical Information/ Communications in the Pharmaceutical Industry (or related Medical Affairs role). Knowledge and application of good practices in medical enquiry management and writing for MI
• Knowledge of information resources and the efficient use of them. Understanding of medical concepts and the implications on a broader scale in the industry (regulatory, PV, legal, commercial, drug development, etc.)
• Strong client focus. Strong cross-functional skills and proven experience in collaboration with other departments/groups. Excellent interpersonal communication and presentations skills
• Demonstrated innovative thinking and solution-oriented problem-solving skills. Ability to manage work output within given timelines.

Desirable requirements:

• Advanced degree (PhD, PharmD, MD) in life science/healthcare
• A second major European language
• Experience with Novartis therapeutic areas

Why consider 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!

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Distrito Federal
Research & Development
Full Time
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Medical Information Manager

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