Senior Executive

Mumbai, India
Closing date
Mar 27, 2023

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Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
All Industry, Pharma

Job Details

Job Description

1886! We have more than 130 years of experience treating patients.Sandoz, a division of Novartis, is a global leader in generics and biosimilars and is committed to playing a leading role in improving access to medicines worldwide.

Your responsibilities include but not are limited to:

• Life cycle management of Marketing Authorizations (MAs). Core experience in new submissions and life cycle management in major markets EU/US/CAN/JP/AUS/BR/CN will be an added advantage. New submissions in Most of World (MoW) regions and its planning as per targets

• Responsible for MA transfers and maintaining product history as per defined timelines and processes.
Author high-quality CMC documentation (dossiers) for health authority submission, with support and guidance, applying agreed CMC regulatory strategies, assuring technical congruency and regulatory compliance, meeting agreed upon timelines and e-publishing requirements throughout project lifecycle.

• Organize high-quality CMC documentation (dossiers) for health authority submission, from license partners, applying agreed CMC regulatory strategies, assuring technical congruency and regulatory compliance, meeting agreed upon timelines and e-publishing requirements throughout project lifecycle.

• Experience of work sharing and super grouping variations submissions. Prepare CMC responses to health authority questions during development, registration and product lifecycle. Regulatory evaluation of change controls and various other quality events (e.g. Deviations, OOS/OOT/OOE etc.) for possible regulatory impact.

• Identify the required documentation for regulatory submissions and negotiate the delivery of approved technical source documents in accordance with project timelines. Experience of managing QP declarations, GMP certificates, CEPs, Import permissions, COPP, legalizations, Apostille, translations, sample management as per global regulatory requirement

• Identify content, quality and/or timeliness issues with source documents, or any other potential authoring issues that may impact submission quality or timelines, as early as possible.

• Actively participate as a member of the global Reg CMC team by contributing to the regulatory strategy, identifying the critical issues and lessons learned.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

What You’ll bring to the role:

• Minimum 7+ years of experience in core Reg CMC areas.

• Ability to work successfully with extended, multinational project teams and coordinate activities simultaneously on multiple projects under pressure of time and workload

• Post Graduate in Pharmacy or Science (e.g. Analytical chemistry) or equivalent, Additional courses in Drug Product Regulatory Affairs would be added advantage.

• Effective planning, organizational and interpersonal skills. Excellent written and spoken - communication and negotiation skills. Good computer skills and typing speed.

Why Sandoz?

500 million patients were touched by Sandoz generic and biosimilar medicines in 2020 and while we’re proud of this, we know there is more we could do to continue to help pioneer access to medicines for people around the world.

How will we do this?
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 Sandoz!
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At Novartis, we are reimagining medicine.

Our purpose is to reimagine medicine to improve and extend people's lives. We use innovative science and technology to address some of society's most challenging healthcare issues. We discover and develop breakthrough treatments and find new ways to deliver them to as many people as possible.

Novartis has one of the industry’s most competitive pipelines. Many of these projects, which include new molecular entities as well as additional indications and different formulations for marketed products, are for medicines that could significantly advance treatment standards for patients worldwide.

We have entered an exciting era in health and biomedical innovation. Powered by our incredible colleagues, supported by our flexible-hybrid working model, new AI powered learning, personal growth and career platform and a refreshed commitment to diversity, equity & inclusion, we are well-poised to help lead this transformative moment for our industry and for ourselves. Join Us!

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