Expert, Drug Supply

Job Description

350+ trials, about 25,000+ patients per year! This is your chance to reimagine medicine in 2021.

Ensure the continues improvement of our aseptic clinical manufacturing processes to deliver on time in full the clinical supplies to our patients. Support manufacturing of clinical supplies by creating, updating, maintaining and archiving as appropriate documentation required for regulatory compliance. Ensure timely operational excellence and responsible for developing processes and capabilities to implement continuous quality and productivity improvements.

• Create, update, review, maintain and archive records and other key documents to provide track and trace evidence for every aspect of the production and distribution of investigational product in a cGMP state. This accountability may be inclusive of one or more of the following: batch records, assembly line and shipping directions. Work cross functionally with Manufacturing Experts, Manufacturing, Quality, Supply Chain, Engineering and Validation to ensure first time right batch record documentation and on time closure.
• Interact and collaborate with Pilot Plant team to support documentation and deliverables related to the production of clinical supplies to assure all critical and non-critical process parameters are captured and transferred from the Manufacturing Instruction to the Master Batch Record.
• Support quality of clinical supply products through authoring MBR and review of the eBR documentation to assure compliance with Novartis, QM, QD and global regulations using GDP and ALCOA+ principles.
• Understands and is able to support investigations to identify root causes and appropriate sustainable solutions to optimize the manufacturing processes. Continuous improvement should be linked with root cause investigation, reduction of deviations, reduction of variability and exchange of best practices within NVS network by sharing lessons learned across Pilot Plant Aseptics Team.
• Drive continuous improvement to enable Pilot Plant performance and remain batch right first time manufacturing as well as on time in full delivery. Support internal and external audits.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

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.