Novartis Translational Medicine Academy Job at Novartis, Cambridge, MA

  • Novartis
  • Cambridge, MA

Job Description

~~~Please note: This is a temporary contractor opportunity at Novartis ~~~
Novartis touches the lives of a tenth of the world’s population. Every role here, regardless of contract type, makes an impact on human life! 

Novartis US partners with external managed service provider Magnit Global to offer engaging temporary contractor opportunities like this, to those who are looking for flexibility in their career while looking to gain new skills and experiences providing services to an inclusive global medicines company. Click here to learn more about Magnit

About the Role
These positions will be located in Cambridge, MA and will not have the ability to be located remotely. No travel is required for these positions.

Multiple positions available.

We are ready to welcome you to the Novartis Translational Medicine Academy in Clinical Sciences & Innovation!

2 years! This is the length of our Academy training program within Clinical Sciences & Innovation (CS&I) in Translational Medicine (TM). Here, you will gain valuable training and experience to help develop your career in the field of Clinical Research Operations.

Through the TM Academy in CS&I, you will have the opportunity to gain essential knowledge in the operational and logistical aspects which support early clinical trials within an international multi-cultural Pharmaceutical research environment. Training is led by clinical operations experts, and you will have the chance to apply your own knowledge and strengths to various projects across different disease areas and types of clinical trial work.

In parallel to your Academy learning, your core focus will be to contribute and assist various CS&I groups working on clinical trials. Your contributions will support CS&I clinical teams throughout the study lifecycle and your responsibilities will develop based on your skills and interests. If you are inspired by the impact of clinical trials and contributing to our mission to reimagine medicine innovative medicine makes on the lives of millions, then this program is for you!

Upon successful completion of the program, you will earn a certificate in Clinical Research Management from Regis College, a university recognized as a Best Regional University in the North for Social Mobility. Regis collaborates with its partners to tailor programs to the meet the needs of working professionals. Convenient and flexible formats, combined with a focus on academic rigor, quality and skill development, provide students with opportunities to grow in their chosen profession.

The Academy is looking for 3 different profiles:
• Career starters: recent University degree graduate within the past 2 years (BA, BSc, MSc, PharmD or PhD)
• Career changers: professionals wanting to pivot their career into the area of clinical operations
• Career relaunchers: professionals wanting to return to work after a career break for any reason

The duration of the program is 24 months beginning August 26, 2024.
For more details on the 2-year program, please read the Academy brochure:

For more information, please watch the following video from a current Academy fellow:

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO
The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

Role Requirements
• Interest in clinical research
• A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree is required; advanced degrees welcome to apply.
• Proven organizational and interpersonal skills
• Demonstrated ability to work in a team and independently, as well as prioritizing
• Digital literacy required – Microsoft Office experience preferred.

Please submit a letter of interest along with your resume.

Location: Cambridge, MA  (Onsite)
Pay Rate: $32.30 to $35.90
Contract: 24 months 
Health, dental, vision, 401k

Why Novartis?
766 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2021, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.

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 we can reinvent what's possible when we collaborate with courage to ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!

Imagine the impact you could make here at Novartis!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion: 
Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment with diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.
To do our best work we need different viewpoints, which is why here at Magnit, we celebrate diversity and embrace inclusion. As an equal opportunity employer, Magnit is dedicated to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We strive to ensure that we maintain a positive and enriching work environment for all.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Magnit at or 1.862.778.5441.

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Job Tags

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