108,514 associates at Novartis impact the lives of 766 million patients.
At Novartis, we are driven by our purpose. We reimagine medicine to improve and extend people’s lives. We use innovative science and technology to address some of society’s most challenging healthcare issues. We discover and develop breakthrough treatments and find new ways to deliver them to as many people as possible.
Our manufacturing facilities produced 71 billion treatments last year and our products are sold in approximately 155 countries.
Our strategy is to build a leading, focused medicines company powered by advanced therapy platforms and data science.
The Innovative Medicines Division has two business units:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals focuses on patented treatments in multiple disease areas to enhance health outcomes for patients and offer solutions to healthcare providers.
Novartis Oncology focuses on patented treatments for a variety of cancers and rare diseases.
Sandoz offers patients and healthcare professionals high-quality, affordable generics and biosimilars.
Functional organizations with a global reach:
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) is the innovation engine of Novartis. NIBR focuses on discovering new drugs that can change the practice of medicine.
Global Drug Development (GDD) organization oversees the development of new medicines discovered by our researchers and partners.
Novartis Technical Operations (NTO) is responsible for making our innovative medicines, devices and Sandoz products and delivering them to our customers across the world.
Novartis Business Services (NBS) consolidates support services across our organization, helping drive efficiency, simplification, standardization and quality.
Corporate Functions support the enterprise in specific areas of expertise, including finance, human resources, legal and communications.
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Employees rate Novartis 4.1 out of 5 stars based on 8,096 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.
Overall, 85% of employees would recommend working at Novartis to a friend. This is based on 7,058 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.
65% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Novartis as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Novartis.
70% of employees think that Novartis has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.