Global New Product Director, Biopharma

Division SANDOZ
Geschäftseinheit BioPharma SZ
Standort Holzkirchen (near Munich)
Funktionsbereich Marketing
Art der Stelle Vollzeit
Anstellungsverhältnis Regular
StellenID 249794BR


Global New Product Director, Biopharma, Sandoz, Holzkirchen (near Munich) Germany

Job Summary

Would you like to work for a Global Generics and Biosimilars company and contribute to our mission to extend and improve people’s lives?

Look no further, apply today. Global New Product Director, Biopharma, Sandoz, Holzkirchen (near Munich) Germany.

Job purpose

The purpose of the Global New Product Director, Biopharma role is to take the commercial leadership to maximize the value of new products in the context of the Novartis portfolio

Key Responsibilities

• Develop understanding of the patient journey and market evolution with focus on the US, top 5 EU and Japan including change in medical practice and the evolving biosimilar environment
• Evaluate biosimilar opportunities including forecasts and NPV (e.g. for portfolio decisions, strategic planning)
• Align interests with Therapeutic Area teams (Immunology, Oncology) and key stakeholders
• Represent commercial in the Integrated Product Team and prepare Integrated Product Strategy and Brand Plans (depending on program stage) ensuring external stakeholder focus (patients, health care practitioners, payors)
• Build value proposition, positioning, key messages and branding concept
• Initiate internal global commercialisation and launch planning with Commercial Operations

About Sandoz:

Sandoz is a global leader in generic pharmaceuticals and biosimilars. As a division of the Novartis Group, our purpose is to discover new ways to improve and extend people’s lives. We contribute to society’s ability to support growing healthcare needs by pioneering novel approaches to help people around the world access high-quality medicine. Our portfolio of approximately 1000 molecules, covering all major therapeutic areas, accounted for 2017 sales of USD 10.1 billion. In 2017, our products reached well over 500 million patients. Sandoz is headquartered in Holzkirchen, in Germany’s Greater Munich area.

Benefits of Working for Sandoz

• Competitive salary
• Performance based annual bonus
• Work/life integration
• Eligible to Sandoz pension plan
• 30 working days' holiday per calendar year
• Subsidised on-site cafeteria
• Free shuttle bus between Sandoz and Holzkirchen train station
• Additional benefits

‘I came for the job, I stay for the culture’



The ideal candidate will have

• A business and/or science degree is required. MD, science PhD or MBA is desirable
• Fluency in written and oral English; another international language is going to be beneficial
• Relevant specialty commercialisation experience and disease area expertise in one specialty area
• Very good understanding of the pharma markets including healthcare system, key players, brands and pipeline
• Experience in adjacent industries such as HC providers, wholesalers and digital health are very much welcomed
• Strong business acumen, communication, analytical and project management skills, and the ability to bridge marketing and science
• Ability to work and influence for desired outcomes in a cross-functional and matrix set-up
• Independent and accountable style of working
• Ability to prioritize and drive decision making

We focus on creating an inclusive organisation and welcome people who have different knowledge, perspectives, experience and working styles from across the global population.

Sandoz stands up for equal opportunities and for the integration of persons with disabilities. Hiring decisions are only based on the qualification for the position, regardless of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, age and disability.

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