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18/04 HR
HR at Michael Page

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Head - Innovation & Design - Center Of Excellence - Pharmaceutical (12-25 yrs)

Mumbai Job Code: 688432

Industry - Pharma / Biotech / Clinical Research

Category - Sales & Marketing

Job Type - Permanent

Job Description :


- Institutionalize and apply 'Design Thinking' capabilities to create innovative brands, services, business models that deliver business growth


- Drive growth, differentiation and competitive advantage for the organization through 'Design Thinking'


- Continuously define/refine the vision and roadmap for the deisugn Studio that aligns with the organizational strategy and goals


- Co-create and align organizational leadership (LC / MC / COO / CEO) in terms of the studio goals, projects and priorities

- Ensure successful outcomes and impact from the projects and initiatives of the studio, for India business

Client Details : 

Our client is an Indian multinational pharmaceutical company based in India with a Niche design and innovation studio in Mumbai. They are responsible for regions including India and other regulated and non regulated markets with a wide range of pharmaceuticals in India and overseas. The company has over 190 medications, 60 active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) for drug manufacture, diagnostic kits, critical care, and biotechnology products.

Description : 

- Attract, retain and mentor multi-disciplinary design & innovation team that can create value for the core business

- Ensure strong integration and seamless operations between Design studio and India business teams


- Collaborate with India business leadership, including Head of Marketing (India business), to apply Ethnographic Insighting, Ideation and Rapid Prototyping skills towards brand transformation and strategic marketing initiatives & priorities of India business


- Collaborate with Head of ITBPE/Digital to institutionalize Innovation & Digital mindset, cross-functional process and initiatives in the organization


- Continuously define/refine the vision and roadmap for the disign studio that aligns with the organizational strategy and goals


- Co-create and align organizational leadership (LC / MC / COO / CEO) in terms of the studio goals, projects and priorities


- Ensure successful outcomes and impact from the projects and initiatives of the studio, for India busines


Profile : 

- Should have experience in leading and managing a team of innovation / design practitioners in a consulting and/or corporate role

- Should have the ability and demonstrable experience in leading and inspiring highly talented and creatively inclined team from design, psychology, anthropology, business backgrounds

- Should have significant experience leading, evangelizing, architecting, planning and executing design thinking and innovation projects of various types (product, service, business model; long-term & short-term focused; high and low ambiguity & uncertainty; strategic and tactical)

- Should have significant experience engaging with, building conviction and alignment with CXO and senior management level stakeholders, especially in terms of Innovation / Design / related areas of work

Job Offer

- Lead a large team of senior to mid level professions in the design studio

- Opportunity to be part of the leadership team and drive innovation for the Centre of Excellence


Page Group India is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Contact - Aakriti Singh - +91 (0) 22 4236 3313

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