Sr. Director Medical Information iLEX

Job Description

769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.
Position Summary
Integral member of the Medical Information team who demonstrates therapeutic and product knowledge of Novartis Oncology products to optimize internal and external customer communications. This position offers an opportunity to work on cross-functional teams to support Novartis Oncology products. Acts a resource, provides guidance, coaching and mentoring to Oncology Medical Information colleagues.
Major accountabilities:
iLEX / Pipeline
• Conduct medical review and participate in meetings for General Oncology Promotional Review Team (pipeline and portfolio wide review team):
• Oncology Marketing PRT (oMAP)
• Review of Medical Materials Process (RAMMP)
• Conduct medical review and participate in meetings for identified iLEX products with active Oncology Marketing PRT (oMAP) review teams
• Conduct reviews and participate as voting medical member of Patient Governance Board
• Participate in creation of clinical section of AMCP pre-approval dossier(s) for iLEX products and ensure timely delivery to HCPs upon unsolicited requests
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify strategies and execute tactics to support iLEX Novartis Oncology products (e.g. medical product teams [IDMT], launch management teams [LMT], Global Oncology Scientific Affairs)
• Lead development and implementation processes for compendia landscape; develop comprehensive compendia strategies for product by interfacing with key internal stakeholders and lead submission process

EEO Statement
The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

Minimum requirements

Position Requirements
• PhD, PharmD., RN, NP, MD; Oncology therapeutic area experience and knowledge preferred
• 7 plus years of experience in medical writing, medical information/drug information, and/or relevant clinical experience preferred
• Ability to acquire knowledge of various disease states and products
• Excellent ability to negotiate, resolve conflicts, prioritize, organize, and lead through influence in a complex, matrix environment
• Proven literature analysis and evaluation skills
• Proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and technologically savvy
• Ability to manage multiple projects within defined timelines
• Ability to mentor and act as a resource to junior colleagues
Why Novartis?
We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.
We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!
Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!