South San Francisco
California, United States of America
The Global Head, PDG Clinical Operations Therapeutic Area (Oncology) (aka TA Head) provides strategic direction, clinical operations expertise and support for Oncology. The Oncology TA Head reports to the Global Head, PDG Clinical Operations and is accountable for the delivery of all development operations activities for programs within the oncology portfolio throughout the Life Cycle Management. The TA Head manages a staff of 300+ permanent and contractors and the corresponding budget to support all oncology projects in the late stage portfolio.
The areas of major responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following responsibilities:
As a member of the PDG Leadership Team (PDG LT):
PDG Principles, Roche Values, Competencies and Leadership Commitments:
Committed to operate following the four PDG Principles – Have a OnePDG Mindset, Apply the 80/20 Rule, Be Agile and Prioritize Strategically
Demonstrates all of the Roche Values – Integrity, Courage and Passion
Competencies and Leadership Commitments
Inspiring and Influencing/I Take Genuine Interest in People: Connects with people in ways that generate enthusiasm and commitment. Finds opportunities to build community, celebrate and have fun. Infuses the organization with a sense of purpose. Rallies support throughout the organization to get things done.
I Empower and Trust People to Make Decisions: Pushes decision making to the lowest appropriate level and develops employees’ confidence in their ability to make those decisions. Stands behind decisions that have been made. Understands the broad context for decisions and reflects that context in how decisions are made. Makes good decisions even in the face of ambiguous circumstances or contradictory requirements.
I Discover and Develop the Potential in People/Feedback and Coaching: Finds and attracts highly talented people. Develops people through constructive feedback and encouragement. Acts as a mentor, helping others to develop and advance in their careers. Encourages appropriate risk-taking to develop individuals through challenging stretch assignments.
Innovation: Challenges the organization to be curious, question the status quo and adopt new approaches. Fosters a culture that leverages diversity and unique perspectives. Has vision; often brings up ideas about potentials and possibilities for the future.
Strategic Agility: Articulates wise, long-term objectives and strategies; maintains focus on a long-term strategy while successfully adapting to changing environmental conditions; provides focus and direction to successfully navigate complexity and uncertainty
Communication: Makes people feel that they are truly heard; clearly articulates even the most complex concepts; encourages direct and open discussions about important issues; can be depended on to tell the truth regardless of the circumstances.
Managing Change: Leads change by example; understands the impact of change and new activity on the wider organization; adapts to changing external pressures facing the organization.
Team Work and Collaboration: Seeks common ground in an effort to resolve conflicts; builds bridges across geographical, cultural, and functional boundaries to enhance collaboration; brings out the best in people; finds and attracts highly talented and productive people.
I Set priorities and simplify work: Provides clarity and focus on a few key priorities; seeks opportunities to streamline and improve business operations; uunderstands the impact of change and new activity on the wider organization.
Qualifications, Experience, Skills, Knowledge:
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