Direct, oversee and coordinate all Data Operation activities across the Novartis portfolio to ensure that delivery and timelines are met with quality, ensuring cost efficiencies and customer’s satisfaction.
Develop Data Operation delivery strategy and implement initiatives to establish and maintain Data Operations as the go to function and partner of choice for the design, collection, processing, transformation, reporting and submission of clinical data within the Novartis organization.
Accountable for timely, efficient and high quality Data Operations delivery across the Novartis portfolio. Manage and co-
ordinate the allocation of resources across the Development Units in line with company priorities and coordinate Data Operation activities at portfolio level.
2.Participate as an extended member to the GDO LT and as requested deputize for the Global Head of Data Operation. 3.Contribute to the development of the Data Operations organization.
Define / contribute to the development of long term goals and operating policies through his / her leadership role on the management team.
4.Collaborate with the Data Operations Heads to support and ensure the flexible and seamless coordination of activities to deliver against timelines for Novartis portfolio.
5.Build and maintain strong partnerships with customer, partner and stakeholder functions within Data Operations, and across Global Development Operations (GDO) and Global Drug Development (GDD).
6.As a member of the GData Operation Data Operations leadership team drive functional excellence for Data Operations by contributing to the definition of the strategic goals and operating policies, and leading / contributing to strategic initiatives in line with the overall GDO strategy.
7.Drive improved business efficiency and quality through implementation of recognized best practices, continuous process improvement and comparing against industry standard benchmarks.
Develop cross functional strategies to optimize efficiencies and maximize productivity 8.Ensure high quality , timely and efficient Data Operation deliverables for projects and trials partnering with other Data Operation functions for Novartis Porfolio 9.
Support the development, review and maintenance of global working practices and processes.1.Achieve overall goals as set each year by Global Head, Data Operations, GData Operation.
2.All assigned project deliverables meet targets for quality, time and productivity in adherence with business standard operating procedures 3.
Recruit, retain and develop talent
BA / BS / MS or equivalent experience in mathematics, statistics, computer science, health sciences or related field. Fluent English (oral and written).
1.Strong leadership, collaboration and organizational skills with proven ability to successfully manage numerous, simultaneous projects / trials / submissions across multiple Therapeutic Areas and meet deadlines 2.
Strong custosmer orientated mindset with proven ability to break functional boundaries and create collaboration at senior level 3.
Proven ability to to anticipate challenges and risks and proactively implement solutions 4.Outstanding analytical, problem solving and time management skills 5.
Ability to work under pressure demonstrating agility through effective and innovative leadership 6.Superior interpersonal skills and proven ability to operate effectively in a global environment.
Ability to influence and communicate across functions and to external stakeholders 7.10.At Least 15 years broad experience in clinical development, preferably with at least 10 years recent experience in Data Management and / or Statistical Programming