Director Sandoz PD Gx Labs (m/f/d)

  Paramedical Vacancy

Job title: Director Sandoz PD Gx Labs (m/f/d)

Company: Novartis

Job description: Job Description

2.500! That’s the number of IT professionals working across all of Novartis sites all over the world!

Director Sandoz PD Gx Labs (m/f/d) is the role to lead business solutions/services delivery vertical at an enterprise level for Sandoz Product Development Gx Labs. Moreover, you will act as the point of contact for Sandoz Development Center and TT SBP for all core system delivery and maintenance in the laboratory space.

Your key responsibilities:

  • Define and execute technology delivery strategy for business systems, platforms, and processes for a particular business domain/function(s)
  • Partner with senior business stakeholders and TT Strategic Business Partners for demand analysis, solution proposal/evaluation, and funding estimates.
  • Partner with relevant Technology Service/Solutions Delivery teams to ensure that the product and platform strategy balances the sophisticated needs of Key Markets, need for reuse across other priority markets and cost effectively scale at speed to remaining midsize/small markets
  • Ensure on time, within budget, compliant, secure, and quality delivery of portfolio
  • Ensure services, solutions, platforms, products are fit for purpose and achieve the desired business value and impact
  • Run efficient DevOps for platforms, products, or systems ensuring availability and optimal performance for Domains
  • Establish governance structure for projects, operations, etc. with right stakeholder representation
  • Track, report, and deliver against agreed success factors and KPIs for various stakeholders in TT and business. Follow industry trends and emerging practices to drive agility, speed, efficiency, and effectiveness

Minimum requirements

What you will bring to the role:

  • Proven leader with experience in managing teams. Proficient English
  • At least 5 years of experience management or leadership position in either global laboratory information systems or in local development center setup
  • Excellent understanding of Drug Development Centers, tools and processes
  • Experience in leading large-scale projects or initiatives in development centers
  • Excellent communication skills. Be able to communicate at all levels. Good grasp of digital technologies and use cases for laboratory and generics drug development

Desirable Requirements:

  • Previous working experience in similar role is preferred

You’ll receive
Competitive salary, Annual bonus, Flexible working schedule, tailored to your needs, possibility to work from home, Pension scheme, Employee Recognition Scheme, Sports Club Membership, employment at Top SI Employer, Unlimited learning and development opportunities.

We offer permanent employment, with 6 months of probation period.

You are kindly invited to submit your application in English language, including CV by 1st of April 2022.

Why Novartis?

769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, 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 team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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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.

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Location: India – Ljubljana, Central Slovenia

Job date: Fri, 18 Mar 2022 04:01:15 GMT

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