Hybrid, Working in Basildon, Essex and London

Graduate Program – Commercial

Hybrid, Working in Basildon, Essex and London

Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus

Start date September 2024

If you are self-motivated, with a strong eye for detail and an interest in the pharmaceutical industry, then we want to hear from you!

Join us to help improve peoples’ lives and make healthcare better for everyone!

Why Pharmanovia?

Pharmanovia is a dynamic, fast-growing international pharmaceutical company with a portfolio of over 20 brands across more than 160 markets. Our mission is to improve patient health globally through the revitalisation of niche, tried-and-trusted medicines.

Our core behaviours are:

  • We act decisively but we never compromise on quality.
  • We keep our promises and do as we say.
  • We value our heritage and foster an entrepreneurial spirit.
  • We reinvest in our future – in our products, our brands and our people.
  • We give back to our communities.

Since its inception in 2013, Pharmanovia has grown consistently year on year, focusing on delivering high-quality branded prescription medicines to patients, prescribers and healthcare providers across the world. Our growth has enabled the company to reinvest in its products, brands, people, and to give back to its communities. A people business with a strong, supportive culture that encourages innovation and entrepreneurial spirit, our team comprises over 300 employees and 29 nationalities, operating from offices in the UK, Denmark, Netherlands, Switzerland, U.A.E., India, Singapore, Italy, and South Korea.

We are an agile and imaginative global specialty pharma business and a preferred partner for innovator pharma companies, instigating a paradigm shift in the life cycle management of iconic medicines. We seek to extensively engage with clinical communities to communicate product improvements and prioritise environmental, social, and governance considerations across the business and workforce.

Pharmanovia’s therapeutic areas include Cardiovascular, Oncology, Endocrinology and Neurology.

Our Graduate Scheme:

We are passionate about providing early pathways into pharma for graduates and have won the Pharma Industry Awards UK’s Graduate Training Programme of the year in September 2023. This award celebrates those pharmaceutical organisations offering best-in-class graduate training and development programmes.

Our inclusive, high-performance culture provides opportunities to continually learn, develop and try new things. We have designed this programme to help graduates evolve and refine their skills, by working closely with our leadership team on high level projects. We are providing a pathway for bright talent in a unique, dynamic section of the pharmaceutical industry.

During this 2-year program you will have the opportunity to get real hands-on experience and contribute to large-scale real-world pharmaceutical projects.

You will be an integral member of the Pharmanovia Commercial team, providing first-rate representation of the company, and building on our existing credibility, to position Pharmanovia as a global partner of choice for innovative, orphan and value-add medicines.

Working in tandem with the global team, and regional commercial affiliates and partners, you will proactively help with commercial projects, project planning, project reporting and transition management, this involves defining the scope of the project, monitoring and tracking any changes, identifying resources required, and creating a project plan. You will help co-ordinate attendance and meetings schedules at conferences and ensure all activity is fully tracked and captured in monthly reports.

What you’ll be involved in:

  • Setting up commercial & transition management plans and providing report against progress/milestones.
  • Producing regular updates/reports.
  • Owing tasks in the commercial & transition Management process (e.g., raising Change Controls, coordinating, and producing kick-off meeting templates/ minutes and action logs).
  • Working in coordination with cross-functional teams, mapping out functional bottlenecks and with functional support develop mitigation plans for those bottlenecks.
  • Developing Pharmanovia’s corporate knowledge of commercial & transition management on both a global and regional basis.
  • Bringing new ways of working/ approaches to commercial & transition management.

About you:

  • On track to achieve a minimum 2.1 degree in a relevant subject (e.g., life & health sciences, data sciences, quantitative disciplines, chemistry, economics, business studies, computing, statistics).
  • Strong aptitude for technology and highly proficient in the use of MS Office particularly intermediate to advanced Excel and PowerPoint.
  • First class numerical and analytical skills.
  • Excellent standard of written and verbal communication in business English.
  • Ability to relate to stakeholders at all levels and from different cultural backgrounds.
  • Flexibility to align to the working requirements of a fast-paced graduate scheme.
  • Relevant work experience by the way of placement would be desirable.
  • Demonstrable evidence of problem-solving.
  • Project management skills.

What we offer:

We offer a competitive salary and rewards package including holiday, health & wellbeing program, employee recognition awards, social events, pension scheme and hybrid working.

Graduates are an important part of the team. We’re committed to having a workforce that represents every part of society. So, we’re keen to hear from candidates from all backgrounds and circumstances. We will ensure that you have the support and guidance that comes from a collaborative environment, where fresh perspectives are encouraged, and questions are welcomed.

To apply please submit your CV. The programme starts in September 2024.  This is a hybrid role (2-3 days per week office based and the rest working from home). Office attendance is a requirement, and you will spend at least one day each week at our head office in Basildon. You will also have the opportunity to work from our London office.

If successful you must be able to evidence a valid right to work prior to commencement of employment, which must be valid for the 24 months duration of the graduate scheme. We are not able to offer sponsorship for our UK-based graduate programmes.

By applying for this role, your details will be sent to Ortolan People, who are engaged to provide recruitment support in processing applications. We will endeavour to respond to all applicants within three working days. Occasionally for roles with a very high volume of applicants, this may not be possible.

Apply now and become part of our team

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