Job DescriptionJob DescriptionAre you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine?
Join us in our Zurich office.At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company.
To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Certified as a Global Top Employer, we offer stimulating careers, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do.
We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.
Here, you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.For the Takeda global scientific community who aspire to deliver transformative medicines to patients Scientific Informatics is the technology leader, with domain specific expertise, that provides innovative platforms and technologies to improve both operational efficiency and data-driven decision making.
As an embedded partner Scientific Informatics is at the leading edge of both science and technology and proactively reacts to the changing scientific environment and needs of researchers in an agile fashion to deliver timely, value-adding solutions.
The Digital Advisory Board programs aim to ensure our growing data is easily accessible to everyone so we can help our patients and HCPs faster and more effectively.
Rare Disease Early DiagnosisRare Disease Early Diagnosis - Accelerate rare disease patient early diagnosis through best-in-class enterprise-level advanced analytics and digital tools leveraging key external partnerships.
We will help patients discover what’s wrong with them sooner and bring them out of the unknown and into the right treatment faster.
We will bring relief by helping them discover what is wrong with them at the earliest time possible.Although there have been advances over recent years, awareness and diagnosis of rare and chronic diseases continue to lag.
It can still take up to 10 years to get a diagnosis.We will explore emerging technologies and establish partnerships with great minds within Takeda and across the healthcare industry to reduce that time for diagnosis.
OBJECTIVES / PURPOSE Oversees the Rare Disease Franchise digital / emerging technology pilot portfolio and ensures success across workstreams on all levels.
Responsible for working with global stakeholders on market trends and partnerships.Acts as thought leader while standing up emerging technology pilot and seeing all the way through to completion.
The EUCAN regional lead will play an important role in the development and implementation of an innovative early diagnosis strategy across EUCAN.
Reporting through the Rare Disease Franchise, the EUCAN regional lead will closely partner with LOCs and Global teams (DAB) to align on Early Diagnosis Strategy and represent interests of the LOCs and region EUCAN.
ACCOUNTABILITIES Lead internal and external representation as a thought leader and standing up and mobilizing emerging technology capabilities.
Successfully partners with cross-functional teams to transform data into market strategy.Manage cross-cultural business and senior stakeholder relationships.
Develop product vision and synchronize it with the unit leadership and product owners of teams responsible for related products.
Has end-to-end responsibility for defining and prioritizing requirements (stories) in the backlog and also accepts requirements as completed.
Support the development and execution of the EUCAN regional Early Diagnosis strategy (Diagnostics 2.0)Provide guidance to the LOCs on existing early diagnostics projects to improve execution, as well as, identify opportunities to scale-up successful pilots across the EUCAN regionRepresent the EUCAN aligned view in RED workstream sessions (weekly), and keep senior management informed of DAB activitiesPlay a key role in driving diagnostics agenda in DAB and identifying pilot opportunities to the EUCAN region from DAB as well as scaling opportunities in the regionIdentify opportunities beyond rare disease in oncology, GI, PDT.
Rare Disease Experience diagnostic experience essential (experience in initiating, leading, scaling-up innovative diagnostics projects)Experience managing external partnerships and aligning across internal stakeholdersPrevious Global or regional experience is idealManaging complexity with multiple stakeholders in country, regional and globalExcellence communication andChange management or agile certification is usefulBS or MBA in Business or ScienceLocationsZurich, SwitzerlandWorker TypeEmployeeWorker Sub-TypeRegularTime TypeFull timeFull time