GPRM/Sr. GPRM (Global Program Regulatory Manager), Global Health

  Pharmacy Vacancy

Job title: GPRM/Sr. GPRM (Global Program Regulatory Manager), Global Health

Company: Novartis

Job description: Job Description

200+ projects in development. 20 major approvals. Novartis is looking for dedicated individuals to join our Global Regulatory Affairs team and contribute to developing our superlative pipeline of drugs and biologics into innovative therapies for our patients worldwide.

A dedicated GPRM/Sr. GPRM in Hyderabad is needed to support our program for COVID-19 treatment. This compound utilizes a novel technology and the positive topline data requires support for the planned submissions to major Health Authorities.

This role will help register our product to potential COVID-19 patients.

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a multi-organ, multisystem disease caused by a novel respiratory coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2). the pandemic will continue to evolve with the COVID-19 variants. Morbidity and mortality from the disease remain high and new therapeutic options are needed to address this unmet need.

Your Responsibilities:

Your responsibilities include but not are limited to:

  • Responsible for implementing regulatory strategy and managing operational activities for assigned regions.
  • Provides input into global regulatory strategy and contributes to Regulatory Functional Plan (RFP) and Seed Document, or their equivalents, including identification of gaps or risks in global strategic plan for assigned regions.
  • Partners with regions to align on regulatory strategy in order to fulfil business objectives
  • Determines requirements and sets objectives for Health Authority (HA) interactions with RA GPT representative and/or GTAL.
  • Develops and implements plans for timely response to HA requests and coordinates responses.
  • Leads HA meetings independently or with RA GPT representative and/or GTAL as appropriate.
  • Responsible for facilitating timely submission and approval of dossier with HAs under the guidance of the RA GPT representative and/or GTAL. Reviews promotional and non-promotional materials and press releases as required and work with RA GPT representative and/or GTAL to ensure messages are consistent with Novartis policies and guidelines.
  • Contributes to the development of the Development Core Data Sheet (DCDS) and Core Data Sheet (CDS) with RA GPT representative and/or GTAL, consistent with development data and commercial objectives of the TPP.

Minimum requirements

What You’ll bring to the role:

  • Science based BS or MS with requisite experience and demonstrated capability. Advanced degree (MD, Ph D, PharmD) preferred. 4-6 years involvement in regulatory and drug/biologic development spanning activities in Phases I-IV in the following areas:

Innovation in regulatory strategy.

Prior history with post-marketing/brand optimization strategies and commercial awareness preferred.

Involvement in dossier submissions and approvals.
HA negotiations

Drug regulatory submissions and commercialization in major regions.

Proven ability to analyze and interpret efficacy and safety data.
Regulatory operational expertise.

  • Fluency in English as a business language. Additional language is an asset.
  • Strong knowledge of regulatory submission and approval processes in 1 or more major regions.
  • Experience leading regulatory submissions and approvals in at least 1 major region.
  • Experience in a global/matrix environment or cross- functional teams in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience in HA negotiations.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, negotiation and problem-solving skills.
  • Organizational awareness (e.g., interrelationship of departments, business priorities).

Why consider 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

Imagine what you could do at Novartis!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis embraces diversity, equal opportunity and inclusion. 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.

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Functional Area

Research & Development


Global Drug Development

Business Unit


Employment Type


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.

Shift Work


Early Talent


Expected salary:

Location: Hyderabad, Telangana

Job date: Fri, 04 Mar 2022 23:30:32 GMT

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