4,000! The number of publications in peer-reviewed journals and at medical congresses Novartis Oncology has published and presented over the last 10 years!
The successful candidate will be accountable for all aspects of scientific communications for assigned Oncology product(s), including :
1. leading publication strategy, planning and execution
2. coordinating global medical education strategy, planning and execution to ensure awareness of key data and scientific platform for Novartis products to internal and external partners.
Your Responsibilities :
Drive the development, implementation and dissemination utilizing enterprise thinking to execute strategic global scientific communication plan / scientific platform for assigned priority brand(s) within Franchise
Responsible / accountable for congress scientific communications
Establish strong working relationships and actively collaborates with key internal and external stakeholders (GMD’s, MSL / MI Lead, GPTs, IDMT, GMA, OTM, biostats, legal / regulatory, US Sci Comm, medical experts, speakers, consultants, patient advocacy groups, societies).
Serve as functional subject matter expert (publications & medical education) and role model for scientific
communications team. Proactively identifies complex strategic initiatives.
Consistently lead medical education / publication excellence projects for Scientific Engagement & Communications (SEC) Department with strategic impact across GMA.
Strategic mindset including innovation and critical thinking with results oriented motivation.
What you’ll bring to the role :
Advanced scientific degree (PhD, PharmD, or MD), as well as proficient in English (oral and written)
Min. 7+ years’ experience in pharmaceutical industry or healthcare related, ideally in Medical Affairs publication planning and / or medical education activities, as well as min.
3+ yrs Oncology related experience (preferred)
Experience in the development of communication strategies & key scientific platforms. Additionally, ability to provide strategic insight into scientific expert development activities, publication planning plus developing medical education materials and programs that support product launches in oncology.
Consistent record of accomplishment in a Scientific Communications role including interpretation and presentation of complex scientific data.
Furthermore, strategic mindset including innovation and critical thinking with performance-oriented drive.
Experience in planning and executing live educational events and enduring materials and / or experience in driving the development of scientific messaging and execution of publications preferred;
Expert project management and budget management experience; Ability to travel (International & US) approx 20% of time.
Why consider Novartis?
750 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. 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 Novartis. Join us and help us reimagine medicine.
Some restrictions on flexible working options may apply and will be discussed during interview if applicable.