Strategic Project Manager Drug Product Services

Lonza AG — Basel
11 MaiFach­ver­ant­wortung100%

Strategic Project Manager Drug Product Services

Switzerland, Basel

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

For Drug Product Services (DPS), our successful Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) branch, located in Basel, Switzerland and Stein, Switzerland, we have exciting opportunities. Become part of a group that enables its customers to meet some of the greatest challenges in patient treatment and join us by applying for the position as Strategic Project Manager Drug Product Services.

Key responsibilities:

  • Drive culture, attitude, behavior and engagement in line with principles of project management

  • Promote project management core processes, systems and excellence in execution

  • Manage project scope, timelines and budget as well as program profitability with core project team

  • Ensure internal and external governance is in place and are effective

  • Organize and deliver DPS department specific focused training

  • Leverage and promote group-wide standard tools as well as alignment of internal stakeholders

  • Collaborate with DPS department heads continually reinforcing data quality

  • Provide external support/expertise for cross-departmental projects and/or site emergency care

  • Owner of business continuity plan for DPS

  • Assure adherence to quality, cost, profitability, and timelines

Key requirements:

  • Bachelors or Master’s degree with technical background, or equivalent experience

  • Substantial working experience as a Program or Project Manager in the Life Sciences, GMP Regulated, Pharmaceutical, or Environmental industry

  • Previous experience in Facility Management, Logistic, Materials Management, Planning, Organizational Excellence & Lean, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing or Analytics

  • Strategic, operational and technical project management experience

  • Leadership, motivational as well as written, oral and presentation skills

  • Track record of successfully managing projects and dealing with challenging senior stakeholders

  • Outstanding planning, organization and controlling skills as well as complex problem solving skills

  • Fluency in English and German

  • Project Management Certification desired

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R26849

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11 Mai
Fach­ver­ant­wortung, 100%


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