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IQVIA EDO Systems, Process, Operations, and Training (SPOT) Lead in Parsippany, New Jersey

Reporting to the EDO Operations Head, the Expert EDO SPOT Lead is responsible for the creation, implementation and management of EDO systems, processes, and training to support all operational activities within EDO. Drives consistency among EDO Supplier Leads and EDO Relationship leads by ensuring standards are developed and followed. Drives participation and input from contacts in Country Organizations to ensure understanding and adherence of EDO systems, process, and training.

• All EDO SPOTs will be responsible to support the operations of the EDO group by performing the following:

o Support collection and assessment of Key Performance / Key Quality Indicators (KPIs/KQIs) for EDO and supplier data

o Participate in continuous improvement initiatives and other management initiatives

o Coordinate the creation of Novartis standards with support from EDO team members

o Process improvement and harmonization across divisions and functions to ensure compliance with all Novartis policies and procedures

• Activities of individual EDO SPOT members may vary based on focus areas, including but not limited to:

o EDO Systems

  1. Drive consistency and compliance with EDO SOPs to ensure supplier documentation and assessments are accurate and compliant with current regulations and quality modules

o EDO Processes, Tools, Templates

  1. Partner closely with global quality and local country contacts to ensure SOPs/Working Practices are in place and timely training and adherence is maintained within EDO and cross-functionally, as required.

  2. Creation, maintenance and training for EDO tools and templates to support consistency and compliance with EDO SOPs, governance, and operations.

  3. Represent the EDO group to review and contribute to processes in other GDO units which impact supplier operations.

At IQVIA, we believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 70,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way. Learn more at .

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IQVIA is a world leader in using data, technology, advanced analytics, and expertise to help customers drive healthcare – and human health – forward. Together with the companies we serve, we are enabling a more modern, more effective and more efficient healthcare system, and creating breakthrough solutions that transform business and patient outcomes.

To get there, it takes diverse skills and a curiosity to explore new possibilities. No matter your role, everyone at IQVIA, including our colleagues at Q² Solutions, contributes to our shared goal of improving human health. Thank you for your interest in growing your career with us.

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