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Digital Solution Lead


Milan, Lombardy, Italy

Job Function:  Marketing
Job ID:  67384

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?

To strengthen our Neurology team, based in our affiliate in Milan, Italy, we are looking for a talented individual to fill the position of: Digital Solution Lead.


Are you scientific by nature and known for your inspiring ways? At UCB, we like to think of you as a ‘scieninspiring’ person. This extraordinary mix of talent means you excel at blending a learned approach with fresh ideas to improve patients' lives.


As a Digital Solution Lead, you like to work in an environment where you can:


  • Develop and deploy the short- and long-term digital strategy to improve the organization digital transformation of the health care environment. In this transversal role the incumbent is accountable for two therapeutic areas (Neurology and Immunology) ensuring a close cooperation with digital operations specialists in each field team.


  • As a key interface to EU and global teams, encourage the integrated Go-to-Market model and ensure an aligned approach across Business Units and regions alike;
  • Accountable for the management of all digital solutions (projects, activities & patient programs) in the area, either locally or EU initiated
  • Drive the localization and implement the Customer area strategy and action plan in partnership with Medical and Marketing Solutions Leads and Ecosystem Leads
  • Show strong collaboration skills with all internal and external stakeholders


The position reports to the Head of Solution Neurology and is part of the EU community of the Solutions Leads.

As a UCB 'scieninspiring' person and Digital Solution Lead you will contribute by:

  • Identifying and analyzing relevant digital trends in the health care environment and ensuring UCBs participation in valuable data and stakeholder service driven digital projects
  • Sharing global strategies and EU priorities to local field team
  • Building and shaping the internal digital environment to enable digital business transformation at UCB
  • Driving a digital first culture of agility, speed and connectivity across the organization
  • Developing and evolving digital capabilities and competencies across the organization
  • Facilitating and implementing a digitally integrated infrastructure and agile processes
  • Building strong internal stakeholder relationships to drive the cultural change and overcome potential barriers in a co-creational manner
  • Aligning and collaborating with the Medical and Marketing Solutions Leads to ensure the highest scientific standards of the solutions deployed in the areas and the Patient Value Plan (PVP) development
  • Building, monitoring and tracking implementation and KPIs of the area solutions by the respective local Patient Value teams. Measuring value and impact
  • Driving excellence usage of different channels through local omni-channel strategy, planning and solution development



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


  • Bachelor’s Degree in life sciences, business or digital marketing and digital communication required
  • At least 3-4 years of relevant experiences in a digital working environment
  • Passionate about digitalization and transformative processes with an advanced knowledge of related trends
  • Comprehension of different digital communication channels and ability to use them
  • Demonstrated experience in working within multidisciplinary teams
  • Proven cross functional project team’s leadership
  • Ability to develop and maintain internal and external networks
  • Demonstrated excellence in written and verbal communications skills
  • Capability to communicate effectively and to choose the relevant channels to perform it
  • Proven track record of developing high impact solutions in line with ecosystem drivers
  • Demonstrated strength in business planning, tactical plan development and execution
  • Change oriented
  • Fluent in English



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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