3 months ago
Location : High Wycombe, UK
Janssen is committed to
being a ground-breaking medical innovator, delivering high value medicines, and
has introduced a range of innovative treatments that can make an important
difference to the lives of patients with serious health conditions such as
schizophrenia, epilepsy, cancer and HIV/AIDS. Medicines developed by Janssen
are used to treat around 1,500 million patients every year.
The Multichannel team
are currently looking for an Innovation Coach. The Innovation Coach will motivate and mentor Ideators, helps to
assess idea and facilitates Design-Thinking and agile, sprint-oriented ways of
Main Duties &
* Mentors and supports Ideators
through a Janssen innovation process.
* Works with Ideators to
challenge, draft and review ‘Innovation Alert’ submissions and provides
feedback on ideas / Innovation Alerts.
* Facilitates conversations and
workshops between Ideators and the right group of cross-functional
stakeholders to accelerate the development of ideas into viable products
* Works with a broader network of
Innovation Coaches across the EMEA region to refine the approach to
The role is UK based and will involve some
travel within the UK and potentially across the EMEA region. The role will be
primarily office-based in the High Wycombe office.
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:
* An inspiring mentor who can
create and motivate a network of individuals to be bold when thinking of
ideas for digital solutions.
* A communicator who provides
clear, concise and constructive feedback.
* A facilitator that can define
and lead Design-Thinking oriented ways of working to refine ideas into
* A big-picture thinker who can
see the potential in customer-centric ideas.
* A creative thinker who
unleashes new ways of thinking to better understand customer needs and
develop viable options and solutions that can be taken to market.
* An expert in collaboration that
can work in a matrixed environment with a mixture of internal stakeholders
and external partners.
* Entrepreneurial spirit and
familiar with agile / scrum methods and Design-Thinking.
* Experience in reviewing project
/ solution ideas from stakeholders from all levels of the organisation.
* Demonstrable track record of
innovating in processes and/or digital solutions.
* Experience in thinking
* Ability to work collaboratively
* Exceptional communication
skills, and a flexible style able to deal with stakeholders of all levels.
* Strong networking skills and ability
to build rapport with individuals across the organisation.
United Kingdom-England-High Wycombe-
Janssen Cilag Ltd. (7360)