Establish short and long range project vision and strategy;
Ensure alignment cross global functions in regards to strategy and direction of the program;
Leverage knowledge, experience, understanding of external stakeholders, internal team capabilities and portfolio needs to develop a compelling, innovative vision and strategy for the program;
Establish program strategy and execute implementation through milestones and decision points by leveraging cross-functional teams;
Maintain a close collaboration with groups outside of Development including Marketing, Market Access and BTDM/NTO (Technical Development, Technical Operations);
Develop and maintain a key communication strategy for investor relations internal and external communications around the program in cooperation with the Global BU Head, Global Head Development, Sr. Global Program Head, and Head of Communications;
Communicate clear strategy to cross-functional program team and functions, and ensure that strategy is reflected in the operation;
Set, enforce and measure realistic goals for the GPT;
Actively coach and partner with GPTDs and/or GPPM;
Proactively shape the external environment to defend and improve Sandoz Biopharma position relevant to the project by developing strong, evidence and trust based relationships with key stakeholders (regulators, KOLs, patient groups, scientific societies).
What you’ll bring to the role:
Doctoral degree or equivalent (PhD, MD, PharmD);
English: fluent written and spoken;
Minimum 5 years of drug development experience, including experience in cross-functional Global Program Teams and with dossier submission for new or supplemental indication;
Experience in leadership of multidisciplinary teams;
Experience in product registration and major Health Authority interactions.