Global Pipeline Manager, Sandoz, Holzkirchen, Germany (m / w / d)
Would you like to work for a Global Generics and Biosimilars company and contribute to our mission to extend and improve people’s lives? Join Sandoz!
A division of Novartis, Sandoz is a global leader in Generic and Biosimilar medicines, committed to playing a leading role in driving access to medicine worldwide.
Job purpose :
Contribute on product pipeline that reach more than 500 million patients every year!
Establish clear product strategy to maximize commercial success and govern product until launch in collaboration with all relevant stakeholders across Novartis Group.
Your Responsibilities :
Own opportunity generation process for specific focus areas and pro-actively manage the idea pool’
Lead a cross-functional team through idea creation, selection and allocation of new product opportunities in a timely manner and ensure on time allocation of product
Apply most applicable evaluation approach e.g. from highly mechanistic for standard generics to in depths evaluation including detailed commercial model definition for complex products
Develop deep understanding of competitor moves especially in the VAM space with a focus on assigned therapeutic area
Develop excellent medical, scientific and commercial understanding of market desired
Fully understands business cases including competitive landscape, clinical and regulatory requirements and other potential external factors.
What you’ll bring to the role :
Clarity and alignment of documentation for GPC
Timely allocation of candidate to enable launch at LoE
Value (5 Years sales) generated through selections
Share of innovation in newly allocated projects
Share of projects delivering against product strategy
Desirable Requirements :
Degree in Business or Science
Fluent in English
At least 5 years of experience in product evaluation / portfolio management or project management More than 7 years of experience in the pharma / generics industry
Analytical skills and strategic thinking ability
Experienced communication skills and creative mindset
Strong leadership & collaboration skills
Knowledge of Excel and usage of databases
Advanced know-how on therapeutic areas is plus
Development expertise a plus
Experience in Market access, branding and pricing a plus
You’ll receive :
Performance based annual bonus
Work / life integration
Eligible to Sandoz pension plan
30 working days' holiday per calendar year
Subsidised on-site cafeteria
Free shuttle bus between Sandoz and Holzkirchen train station
Why consider Novartis Group of Companies?
927 million. That’s how many lives our Novartis group products touched in 2017. And while we’re proud of that fact, 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 brought together in an inspiring environment.
Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.
We are Sandoz, a Novartis