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Digital Transformation Project Lead


Anderlecht, Brussels, Belgium

Job Function:  Project Management
Job ID:  66335

Help us transform patients' lives.

At UCB, we put our heart, soul, and skills into making a difference for people living with severe disease. Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation.  Will you join us in our pioneering adventure?


Digital health technology has been reshaping the healthcare industry for several years – and with increasingly rapid growth and adoption by the industry and consumers alike, we are looking for individuals with strong experience and knowledge in this space to lead some of our most innovative projects and programs which focus on delivering patient value and improving healthcare experience and outcomes in new and ambitious ways.


You like to work in a mission-driven environment where you can:

  • Lead projects that help solve some of the most interesting, innovative, and pressing issues which must be addressed to deliver the promising future of digitally transformed healthcare.
  • Work in diverse and inclusive teams building relationships and partnerships therapeutic areas and geographies to deliver high-quality digital products, solutions, and strategies.
  • Translate patient and caregiver’s needs into an achievable digital vision and roadmap that will improve their experience and outcomes.
  • Utilize your deep knowledge of modern digital design, strategy, product and project management to be a leader, influencer and change agent – bringing to life projects which can transform thousands of lives in a positive way.

You will contribute by:

  • Understanding, in a practical way, how the health ecosystem works – incentives, needs, and workflows of both individuals and institutions that interact in this ecosystem.
  • Combine strategic thinking with the ability to translate, and then manage, the ideas into projects and products.
  • Communicate and create belief about the value of various stages of digital efforts from prototype to scale and the discipline required to create world-class digital solutions.
  • Being a hands-on project lead on the implementation solutions which will be used by healthcare providers and consumers.
  • Drive continuous improvement and efficiency while developing and maintaining healthy and collaborative relationships inside and outside our company.
  • Being clear and open communicator with a collaborative mindset.

Interested? For this position you’ll need the following education, experience and skills:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A bachelor's degree
  • A minimum of 7-10 years of work experience in the digital ecosystem – digital strategy, product management, product design/planning, program management, digital health, etc.
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of experience leading cross-functional project teams.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills – able to distill an idea to its core in a way that will help catalyze action.
  • An eye for detail and a passion for moving from idea to action and the perseverance to deliver in a complicated vertical

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated ability to manage technology initiatives to completion
  • Demonstrated leadership and relationship-building skills, including cross-functional teamwork
  • Results-driven attitude with the ability to work under pressure, navigate through ambiguity, and balance multiple priorities
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to effectively present ideas and influence others that achieve desired results
  • Demonstrated excellence in partner relationships and vendor management.
  • Ability to be ready to adjust plans and direction in response to feedback and the iterative nature of digital health projects


Why you should apply 
At UCB, we strive to attract passionate and outstanding talents who thrive on change and are ready to bring real value to patients. Working for us you’ll discover a place where you can grow and express your full potential. We place an emphasis on innovation, collaboration and impact. Through meaningful recognition and a motivating work atmosphere, we aim to provide an optimal experience by caring about and valuing our employees – just as we do for the patients we serve. 

If you believe you are the perfect match to join us on our pioneering adventure, then we invite you to apply and tell us more about your profile and motivation.


About us.

UCB- Inspired by Patients. Driven by Science. Everything we do starts with a simple question: “How will this create value for people living with severe diseases?” By putting patients at the heart of what we do, our approach – from discovery to development to delivery – is continuously transformed and designed around patient needs and their journey.

With a team of approximately 7,500 employees and operations in more than 40 countries, we are a global biopharmaceutical company investing more than a quarter of our revenue in cutting-edge scientific research. We are focused on addressing chronic, neurological, immunological, and bone diseases.

Curious to know more? Please visit our website www.ucb.com.

UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity and inclusion in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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