Associate Medical Director, Medical Excellence and Medical Governance, Novartis, UK
The closing date for this role will be Friday 26th April 2019
817 million. That’s how many lives our products touched in 2018. And while we’re proud of that, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this : how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?
We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are empowered to ask new questions, make bolder decisions and take smarter risks.
We are Novartis. Join us and help reimagine medicine.
Job purpose :
ensuring relevant internal and external stakeholders can clearly understand the risks, benefits and place of Novartis Medicines.
This includes coordinating UK medical governance across multiple franchise and functional teams, defining and ensuring attainment of excellence in medical affairs capabilities across the UK Pharma medical organization and leading the UK Medical Information and Engagement team.
Will act as a deputy for the UK CSO in the leadership of the UK Medical Affairs teams when required
Key Responsibilities :
specifically working across UK franchise medical, commercial, market access, legal, compliance and UK GDD teams to ensure good medical governance and reflect the interest of patients.
including Pharmaceutical Medicine knowledge, Field Medical Excellence and Medical Engagement Excellence.
About Novartis :
Our mission is to care and cure; We want to discover, develop and successfully market innovative products to prevent and cure diseases, to ease suffering and to enhance the quality of life.
We also want to provide a shareholder return that reflects outstanding performance and to adequately reward those who invest their money, their time and their ideas in our company.
For the sixth consecutive year, Novartis been certified a Top Employer’ in the UK (2014-2019)!
We announced we will have a new HQ in London; a new state-of-the-art office at The Westworks, in White City. Four business divisions (Pharmaceuticals, Oncology, Global Drug Development and Novartis Business Services) will be able to come together in one purpose-
designed environment. The site will be ready for us by the end of Q4 2019.
Benefits of Working for Novartis :
Strong Work / Life Balance, flexible working
Comprehensive Medical Insurance
Employee Recognition Scheme
The ideal candidate will have :
Highly Desirable :
We focus on creating an inclusive organisation and welcome people who have different knowledge, perspectives, experience and working styles from across the global population.