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Project Management Expert

Dublin, Country: Ireland
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Job Description

100+mUSD...that’s how much we have spent on our digital transformation journey to date. In supporting this journey, the Enterprise Portfolio Management Product Owner drives strategic business projects for Novartis Group, the CEO and the Executive Committee with the aim of maximizing economic value and securing future competitive advantage.

Your key responsibilities:
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Handle the delivery of internal and outsourced Enterprise Operation Simplification (EOS) projects from project initiation through transition to operations.
  • Work with EOS Strategic Program Directors to understand the intended scope and approach and convert this into actionable projects/plans. The projects are diverse in functionality (ranging initially across Manufacturing and Supply Chain, Marketing and Sales).
  • Facilitate and inspire change in a networked environment.
  • Establish project plan and initiate project mobilization by confirming project scope, estimate, resources, roles and responsibilities
  • Monitor and control execution of project throughout project lifecycle ensuring appropriate project governance, leading risks and issues
  • Direct outputs of the project team, ensuring overall success of project, effective use of resources and methodologies
  • Provide project reporting including overall performance of the project health

Minimum requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:
  • PMP or other project management certification
  • Extensive experience in working within the organization at all levels, working in a “hands on” and practical way.
  • Ability to make progress in an ambiguous environment
  • Fluent in English

Desirable requirements:
  • 5+ years Pharma environment preferred
  • Shown experience involving large scale, cross-functional projects across multiple subject areas (sales, marketing, finance, development, technical operations) resulting in significant business impact
  • Second major European language preferred

You’ll receive:
Competitive salary, Annual bonus, Pension scheme, Share scheme, Health insurance, 25 days annual leave, Flexible working arrangements, subsidized dining facilities, Employee recognition scheme, learning and development opportunities.

Why consider Novartis?
799 million. That’s how many lives our products touched in 2019. 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, adventurous 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 seek the world’s toughest medical challenges.
Imagine what you could do at Novartis!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis embraces diversity, equal opportunity and inclusion. 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.

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Company/Legal Entity

Novartis Ireland Limited

Functional Area

BD&L & Strategic Planning

Job Type

Full Time

Employment Type


Shift Work

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Company: Novartis
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