29 days old

Associate Director, Launch Management, Global New Products Introductions (GNPI)

Parsippany, NJ 07054
Company Info

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the worlds largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the worlds largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we have built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas. We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!


We offer a competitive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription coverage starting on the first day. We also offer Disability and Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, 6% match on the 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan and Tuition Assistance.

Job Description

The Launch Management function will be the Global Supply Chain focal point for all operational launch readiness activities at assigned manufacturing site(s).  The project scope will be from product selection to 6 months post-launch.  This includes development of the launch strategy and operational plan (aligned with Commercial) and monitoring of key milestones through regular site interactions and monthly meetings.  Effective execution of this role involves performing risk management (identification and mitigation) and driving decisions to maintain project plans.


1. Work with the key stakeholders in the markets and TGO (Teva Global Operations), to prepare the operational launch strategy and plan based on various inputs including:

  • Product information
  • Commercial strategy
  • Demand forecast
  • Sales and profitability targets
  • Regulatory and patent information
  • Suppliers and manufacturing sites

2. Work with manufacturing sites to develop launch timelines accounting for :

  • Equipment
  • Facility
  • Capabilities and skills
  • Key materials sourcing
  • Other operational concerns

3. Operational launch readiness risk management including risk identification, risk analysis and creation of mitigation and contingency plans
4. Prepare and lead annual pipeline reviews with each launching site to present product launch strategy and handover to the site launch manager
5. Lead monthly New Product Introduction meetings with manufacturing sites and provide governance on key milestones and identify needed mitigation plans and decisions.
6. Support the Hand in Hand (HIH) process attend relevant milestones meetings and collect relevant data for the operational readiness plan
7. Support the commercial/portfolio life cycle management process
8. Perform Lessons Learned on launches to support a culture of continuous improvement
9. Other duties as assigned or as business needs require


University Degree in Industrial Engineering/Chemistry/Sciences



Bachelors degree in business or science/ engineering


2-3 years Supply Chain/Operations experience


5+ years Pharmaceutical Experience (with a focus on new products/launches, US/Global focus)


7+ years Pharmaceutical Experience (with focus on new products/launches, US/Global focus)


Project management, problem solving, good communication skills, multi-cultural mindset

Supply Chain
Sub Function
Supply Chain and Logistics
Reports to

Senior Director,  NPI

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Posted: 2020-09-28 Expires: 2020-11-26

Join us at the forefront of pharmaceutical research and production. With state-of-the-art facilities, highly skilled colleagues, and a high-powered organizational culture, Teva offers you countless possibilities to make a real difference in people's lives and add value to your career.

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