Head of Patient Innovation Europe

Our client is a big pharmaceutical company.
We are looking for a Head of Patient Innovation for Europe.
This position will hold responsibility to understand how technological innovation could help to solve patient pain points with a focus on the future in healthcare in line with the neurology strategy of the company.
You are prepared to travel extensively in US (50%) and outside US (25%).


  • This position will build regional network of transformational innovators, stakeholders and strategic partners with primary focus on technology involves to:
  • Engage with local innovators in their ecosystem and identify potential opportunities
  • Advocate the company’s value proposition in external innovation
  • Identify and establish strategic external partnerships opportunities 
  • Establish a regional network of innovators & partners to create transformational patient value
  • As Regional ‘Go-To-Contact’, collaborate with local team to connect and co - create with and within the current ecosystem 
  • Uncover relevant innovative technologies (data sources, genetics, diagnostics, sensor technologies, platforms, devices,…) that have the potential to create value for patients


  • Master’s Degree ( Engineer, MBA, MD, PharmD, PhD, Masters Sciences Degree )
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English
  • Learn with enthusiasm with innovative mindset, start-up mentality, entrepreneur- can do and hands-on mentality 
  • Think strategically, analyze rapidly, and assimilate facts quickly
  • Strong inter-personal skills and the ability to build strategic partnerships within and outside the organization
  • Facilitation and negotiation competencies to build network, direct and/or lead external collaborations and partnerships
  • High level of initiative, drive and commitment
  • Non-hierarchically minded


Novellas Healthcare offers you a fascinating and varied job in a dynamic company and an appealing salary according to your experience.

Novellas Healthcare

Novellas Healthcare is a company with over 10 years of experience in people-related services for the healthcare sector. Our goal is to maximize people’s careers in healthcare, and our customer’s human capital. We provide Permanent and Flexible Staffing Solutions, Training & Coaching and Patient Programs.

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