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Operations Director - Oncology

Locations: Collegeville, Pennsylvania
Categories:Project Management
Req ID:209475

Job description Site Name: USA - Pennsylvania - Upper Providence
Posted Date: Sep 10 2019

Why GSK? :
GlaxoSmithKline is a science-led global healthcare company that researches and develops a broad range of innovative medicines and brands. We discover, make and market life-enhancing products that are used by millions of people around the world, helping them to do more, feel better and live longer. We have 3 primary areas of business in pharmaceuticals, vaccines and consumer healthcare. We have offices in more than 115 countries, major research centers in the UK, USA, Spain, Belgium and China and an extensive manufacturing network with 87 sites globally. Our three strategic priorities are to grow a diversified global business, deliver products of value, and to simplify our operating model.


GSK’s goal is to be one of the world’s most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. As a science-led business with clear values, we offer countless opportunities for people at various stages of their careers. On-the-job learning and rewarding individual contributions are extremely important to us.

We believe in creating an inclusive and engaging working environment that encourages employees to contribute and help us achieve our strategic business objectives. Key to this, is our investment in development, our approach to flexible working and our innovative safety, health and well-being programmes.


GSK R&D is transforming its culture.

We believe in creating conditions were people can be innovative and perform at their best with a sense of belonging. We are keen to attract and engage with a diverse range of candidates, who can bring their expertise and knowledge to our teams and in return we can offer you a collaborative learning environment and the opportunity to develop your career and gain experience across R&D

If you share our values of Patient focus, Transparency, Respect and Trust and are motivated to contribute towards bringing lifesaving drugs to patients, then we'd love to hear from you.


At GSK, our Operations Team makes up one of the 5 core disciplines that are part of the Strategy, Portfolio and Operations organisation. We are invaluable strategic partners to the business, who we are supporting in discovering, developing and manufacturing novel medicines to benefit patients around the world.

We drive operational excellence and process change across R&D to help deliver GSK’s strategy of Innovation, Performance and Trust.

Our Operations team is expanding and has opportunities for people who are keen to apply their experience and knowledge to build effect relationships with our business partners and act in line with our values. These roles include operations directors, team leaders and change leaders and are based in both the UK at Stevenage and in the US at Upper Providence.

We are keen to hear from experienced professionals and actively encourage those from diverse backgrounds to apply.

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