Nov 21, 2022

Job Description

799 million. That’s how many lives are touched by Novartis products globally.

Advanced Accelerator Applications, a Novartis company, is an innovative radiopharmaceutical company developing, producing and commercializing molecular nuclear medicine diagnostics and therapeutics. AAA offers professionals the opportunity to face new challenges and pursue a career in a fast growing, technology driven healthcare company. We are passionate about improving patient health by leading innovation in nuclear medicine.

At Advanced Accelerator Applications, we believe the answers are found when highly agile and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you are given opportunities to explore transformative innovation. Where you are empowered to push boundaries/create innovation/challenge assumptions by taking smart risks, and where people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges surround you. Imagine what you could do at AAA! Start your career conversation today.

The Associate Director, RLT Patient Marketing will be responsible for defining the patient marketing strategy for a brand(s) and/or supporting Executive Director, Patient Marketing on this for a brand(s), including the delivery of key strategic analyses and outputs to inform customer experience planning and execution within RLT Marketing. This individual will report directly into ED RLT Patient Marketing that oversees Patient Marketing of RLT brand(s), partnering closely with this Product Portfolio Strategy Leads and other strategic partners, to ensure that the Patient Marketing Strategy and concepts are effectively orchestrated and executed into patient-centric campaigns, tactics and experiences. The AD, Patient Marketer will be responsible for identifying, and executing on opportunities for driving patient engagement thru NPP channels, advocacy groups, and other patient support groups. This person will be responsible for development of all assets (print and digital) to enable patient engagement.

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Execute a patient demand generation strategy for the assigned RLT brands.
• Work effectively with the Product Portfolio Strategy Leads and other strategic partners to ensure the execution of the patient demand generation strategy designed by ED RLT Patient Marketing.
• Support and deliver the patient marketing and engagement plans throughout the patient journey; define resourcing required and managing the allocated budget for Patient, collaborating effectively across strategic partners including PSS and Communications and Engagement
• Patient integrated plan for the RLT brands to achieve the Product strategy and objectives
• Manage all consumer agency relationships, ensuring the highest standards of delivery
• Ensure digital plans are appropriately implemented and optimized.
• Foster a high performing team that proactively and effectively interfaces across key functions to achieve the product strategies and objectives
• Provide business requirements and input into selecting the agency (AoR) for brand marketing (Patient) and partner with Operations to maximize agency relationship(s)

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 10-20% 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:
Education: Bachelor’s degree in related field is required; Master of Science and/or MBA preferred

• Minimum of 5 years' pharma experience with 3 years in commercial marketing including multi-functional experience in the pharmaceutical or healthcare consulting industry
• At least 2 years of demonstrated experience in leveraging data, analytics, and customer insights to drive personalization at scale in the US market
• Oncology experience required, prostate cancer is a plus
• Experience in supporting high performing brands in highly competitive categories within the US
• Strong cross-functional leadership and ability to collaborate effectively with various stakeholders and teams including Product, Communications, Legal, Regulatory, Compliance and Global
• Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate complex ideas and information to a range of audiences and stakeholders
• Detail-oriented with the ability to manage multiple tasks, priorities and deadlines

• Recent launch experience for blockbuster specialty treatments
• Experience supporting a new function


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.

The pay range for this position at commencement of employment is expected to be between $144,000 and $216,000 annually; however, base pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. The total compensation package for this position may also include other elements, including a sign-on bonus, restricted stock units, and discretionary awards in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits (including 401(k) eligibility and various paid time off benefits, such as vacation, sick time, and parental leave), dependent on the position offered. Details of participation in these benefit plans will be provided if an employee receives an offer of employment. If hired, employee will be in an “at-will position” and the Company reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, Company or individual department/team performance, and market factors.

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East Hanover, NJ
Full Time
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Associate Director, RLT Patient Marketing

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