Data Provisioning Lead

AstraZeneca UK

Location: Cheshire East

Job Type: Full time

Posted


Data Provisioning Lead

Macclesfield UK, Warsaw PLN, Barcelona ESP, Gothenburg SWE

Competitive Salary + Benefits

Be empowered to be innovative and creative where difference is valued

Would you like to be a part of a Data Science & Artificial Intelligence (DS&AI) group who has direct strategic impact on drug development, playing a key role in getting medicines to patients?

At AstraZeneca, we are constantly pushing the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines to patients, with a real passion for discovery and a pipeline to show for it. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives every single day.

Data Science & Artificial Intelligence (DS&AI) group who has direct strategic impact on drug development, playing a key role in getting medicines to patients?

At AstraZeneca, we are constantly pushing the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines to patients, with a real passion for discovery and a pipeline to show for it. Here, you’ll have the chance to create a difference in people’s lives every single day.

AstraZeneca is investing in data management and analysis capabilities, through its long-term Growth Through Innovation Strategy. The DS&AI team collaborates across R&D to drive innovation through data science and AI. Together we seek to:

  • Improve our understanding of disease and uncovering new targets
  • Transform R&D processes
  • Speed the design and delivery of new medicines for patients

The R&D Data Office, within DS&AI, is a key organisation to deliver upon AstraZeneca’s strategy. Data Office operates a central capability, with R&D wide accountability, to ensure that we harness the power of data to drive innovative science. Data Office will govern data, drive data quality and ensure our data is readied for analytics, crafting paved-paths for scientists to perform data-driven research, without compromising our legal restrictions or ethical principles.

Within Data Office, your role is Data Provisioning Lead, a member of a dedicated Data Provisioning Operations team. In this role you will coordinate end-to-end activities associated to Data Provisioning including: Collaborating closely with partners; performing risk assessment associated to data-sharing, with emphasis on AstraZeneca’s four sharing principles; business sensitivity, legal rights, ethical and scientific merit; and coordinate cross-team activities to achieve delivery outcomes.

Crucially, your role will drive the maintenance and improvement of the four sharing principles to make data available for re-use within or outside AstraZeneca.

To be successful in this role you must have excellent critical thinking skills, enjoy succeeding in task-orientated goals, and be able to communicate with partners from different experience levels and cultures.

This is an opportunity to secure a unique, centralised role within AstraZeneca, joining a team of highly motivated people in a truly global organisation.

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Coordinate data provisioning requests and associated information.
  • Ensure that data requestor needs are met as each request goes through the process.
  • Assess requests and assign an appropriate service level for request fulfilment
  • Responsible for tracking progress of request, ensure relevant information is gathered as part of request and responsible for keeping each request running smoothly.
  • Acting as a central coordinator for projects requiring cross-functional activities, including arranging, hosting and minuting meetings, coordinating actions to-time and to-task.
  • Monitor request progress, handle and seek mitigation for any issues that might arise.
  • Work with the Data Provisioning team and other partners to eliminate blockers.
  • Ensure data sharing standards and requirements are met, bringing in other specialists where clarifications are required.
  • Use tools to monitor progress on requests.
  • Support the Data Provisioning team in considering ways to improve processes and value to our customers.
  • Contribute to department metrics on performance efficiency

Minimum requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Project Leader/Manager or similar role
  • Ability to handle partner requirements
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills
  • Must have a high level attention to details
  • Excellent communication skills, an ability to create relationships with many different levels and cultures and be detail focused.
  • Some experience in project management
  • Solid organizational skills, including multitasking and time-management
  • BSc in Business Administration, related field, or equivalent professional experience
  • Leadership Core Capabilities: Influencing, innovation, business awareness

Preferred experience and key factors

  • Experience from Pharma industry is a plus.
  • For the right candidate, there are opportunities to for career progression both within the Data Provisioning team, within the Data Office and more widely within AstraZeneca.

Why we love it

If your passion is science and you want to be part of a team that makes a bigger impact on patients’ lives, then there’s no better place to be. Here we truly understand science and apply it every day to strengthen and grow our pipeline.

So, what’s next?

  • Are you already imagining yourself joining our team? Good, because we can’t wait to hear from you.
  • Are you ready to bring new ideas and fresh thinking to the table? Brilliant! We have one seat available and we hope it’s yours.

Where can I find out more?

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Date Posted

09-Jan-2023

Closing Date

30-Jan-2023

AstraZeneca embraces diversity and equality of opportunity. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team representing all backgrounds, with as wide a range of perspectives as possible, and harnessing industry-leading skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We welcome and consider applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations on non-discrimination in employment (and recruitment), as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements.

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