Director, Investor Relations Sandoz

More than 9 years
23 Mar 2023

Job Description

1886! We have more than 130 years of experience in treating patients. A division of Novartis, Sandoz is a global leader in generic and biosimilar medicines, committed to driving access to medicine worldwide!

As part of the Investor Relations Team you will actively manage our dialogue with the financial community in particular; institutional & retail investors and equity research analysts outside of the USA in order to support a fair valuation of Sandoz; actively participate to the definition and execution of the administrative tasks, which are relevant to the Investor Relations function

Key Responsibilities:

 Strengthen relationships with current shareholders through creation and execution of key account plans and expand shareholder base through identification of new potential targets.

 Leverage financial/industry expertise to address inquiries from investors and analysts in a timely manner, providing accurate and balanced information on a range of topics from financial to product specific. Deliver aligned messages that support the Sandoz equity story.

 Be able to present the Sandoz equity story in IR-only roadshows in an accurate, confident and clear manner, while respecting all disclosure rules and regulations.

 Plan and support execution of senior management roadshows, bank conference participation, one-on-one meetings and other investor events (e.g., Capital Markets Day).

 Provide (or ensure 3rd party) regular reports to Senior Management, such as peer analysis, share price development, market reports, analysis of Sandoz share trading flows, shareholder ID and profiles, internal and external presentations, interim and annual results reporting materials etc.

 Analysis of analyst consensus – provide a detailed monitoring of changes, variations, provide an analysis versus internal forecasts, close collaboration with Group BPA

 Support/address Corporate Governance related issues including roadshows/investor meetings, ESG analysis, targeting/monitoring Sustainable and Responsible Investors and be point of contact for key Governance and ESG accounts

 Ensure best-in-class systems (e.g., Bloomberg, IR Insight by Nasdaq, S&P Global, Q4, AlphaSense, FactSet etc.) and screen new data providers; support back-office in price negotiations

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

What you'll bring to the role:

Essential Criteria

 Bachelor’s degree; Finance or related area. MBA/CFA desirable

 8+ years’ experience in Investor Relations or Finance in the healthcare industry, ideally in the generics and/or biosimilar segment; sell-side research, investment banking or asset management with healthcare, generics and/or biosimilar focus

 Strategic thinker, strong problem-solving and influencing skills

 Excellent oral/written communication skills

 Financial modelling experience

 Ability to handle a range of complex issues/multiple projects simultaneously

 Ability to effectively build and maintain relationships across all organizational levels

Desirable criteria

 Previous experience with the Investor Relations departments of other listed companies is a significant plus

 Previous experience with the equity sales/ marketing departments of investment banks or brokers in charge of the organization of roadshows on behalf of issuer clients is a significant plus


Why Sandoz?

500 million patients were touched by Sandoz generic and biosimilar medicines in 2021 and while we’re proud of this, we know there is more we could do to continue to help pioneer access to medicines for people around the world.

How will we do this? We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.

We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!

Imagine what you could do here at Sandoz!

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Business Unit

Global Finance SZ



Work Location


Company/Legal Entity

Sandoz AG

Functional Area

Audit & Finance

Job Type

Full Time

Employment Type


Shift Work


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