Oversight for a defined program / product portfolio and support the definition and execution of the product supply strategy to ensure robust, high-
quality and on-time supply together with SCM, Quality, TechOps, ComOps, Marketing and Development.
Represent TechOps in global project teams, serve as single point of contact for other line functions.
Accountable for implementation and lead cost leadership programs with focus on efficiency gain, supply network optimization and business continuity.
Define integrated strategic and operational product specific manufacturing plans with objective to optimize value, time and resources and ensure strong execution of plans.
Is product representative at Product Review Board and in global project teams and Single point of contact for line functions
Leads Pre Approval Inspection (PAI) preparations across all sites, health authority readiness programs and coordinates PAI across multiple sites in collaboration with PQL and Global QA
Leads end-to-end product allocation for biosimilar programs according to guiding principles and assures product supply strategy and Product Roadmap.
Implements / leads Global supply monitoring and strategy meetings, cost leadership program, supply network optimization including business continuity, manufacturing allocation, DS manufacture, DP filling, packaging, device assembly and launch supply.
Ensures cross-functional product / launch management, driving coordination in multiple supply sites
Ensures manufacturing LCM of products
Reports manufacturing status and issues to respective management boards, facilitates pro-active communication and timely decision making
PhD in Life Sciences, Engineer, MBA (or equivalent experience)
Min. 10 years of multi- / cross-functional leadership experience in senior roles
Expert in written and verbal communication
Excellent presentation skills to vice president and president management roles
Experience in TechOps and / or Quality preferably within biologics
Ability to bridge between scientific, technical and business participants for effective collaboration in international cross-functional teams
Excellent knowledge of manufacturing, quality, development and regulatory processes
Business fluent knowledge of English
We offer a market-competitive base salary in line with your qualification, experience and individual competencies. Additionally we offer an attractive incentive program, a modern company pension scheme, childcare facilities, learning & development options and worldwide career opportunities within the Novartis group.
The base pay is composed of a market oriented excess payment and the respective amount according to the Austrian collective agreement (at least € 71.
962,80 year on a full time basis)
Contact : Cornelia Walch, Senior Staffing Manager