The R&D Innovation Team provides innovation research and management support for all portfolio assets and clinical trials across OPDC with key focus on business transformation through technology integration. The team is charged with innovating and delivering solutions at the intersection of technology and therapeutics to transform OPDC clinical trial model and paving path for therapeutic solutions for patients. We believe we can define the new wave of pharma R&D business model.
The Associate Director within Corporate Projects will be part of the R&D Innovation Team with a primary focus to spearhead pilots focused on innovative ePlatform solutions in clinical trials process. The individual will be a driving force for cross-departmental innovative solutions by collaborating with cross-functional clinical study teams to ideate on new ePlatform solutions and leading implementation of pilots for business transformation.
Travel (approximately 10-25%)
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company is a global healthcare company with the corporate philosophy: “Otsuka-people creating new products for better health worldwide.” Otsuka researches, develops, manufactures and markets innovative products, with a focus on pharmaceutical products to meet unmet medical needs and nutraceutical products for the maintenance of everyday health.
In pharmaceuticals, Otsuka is a leader in the challenging area of mental health and also has research programs on several under-addressed diseases including tuberculosis, a significant global public health issue. These commitments illustrate how Otsuka is a “big venture” company at heart, applying a youthful spirit of creativity in everything it does.
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company is a subsidiary of Otsuka Holdings Co., Ltd. headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. The Otsuka group of companies employed 45,000 people worldwide and had consolidated sales of approximately USD 11 billion (€ 9.9 billion) in 2016.
All Otsuka stories start by taking the road less travelled. Learn more about Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company on its global website at www.otsuka.co.jp/en. Learn more about Otsuka in the U.S. at www.otsuka-us.com.
This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by the people assigned to this position. It is not intended to include every job duty and responsibility specific to the position. Otsuka reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs as necessary.
Otsuka is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status, or any protected status.