Strong, Dynamic Leader

Our client, a Swiss pharmaceutical company develops, manufactures and distributes a broad range of products and areas of applications in an international market. Through commercial excellence in the emerging markets the company is able to adapt local needs, and offers as an innovative partner customised solutions and contract manufacturing. We have been mandated to recruit a strong, dynamic leader as

Site Head

You will be responsible for the main sites in Switzerland, both for manufacturing and packaging, witharound 350 employees. You will implement the company's corporate strategy and refine its future strategic position.

Your main tasks
  • Manage the leadership team, i.e. head of manufacturing, packaging, quality, engineering,supply chain as well as support functions
  • Operational and financial responsability for the whole product life cycle, which guarantees that the market demand is secured
  • Responsibility for budget planning and compliance of all cost centres of the production sites
  • Implementation of corporate objectives, strategies and best practices, ensuring operational effectiveness to maintain and improve capacity and efficiency
  • Ensure continuous improvement of productivity and compliance with quality, guidelines andstandards according to company and industry policies
  • Active stakeholder-management of global headquarter functions
  • Motivate, coach and develop your team
We are looking for candidates with sound education and a successful track record, preferably in the pharmaceutical industry. You are experienced in inspiring and managing interdisciplinary teams and networking in a modern matrix organisation.

Your profile
  • Leader with social skills, natural authority and assertiveness
  • Act as coach and mentor to your employees and motivate your team for high performance
  • Knowledge of trends, developments and technologies within the industry
  • Strong communication skills in English and German
  • Skilled in modern office applications
If you are interested in this great career opportunity and would like to apply your expertise in adynamic environment and you fulfil the aforementioned requirements, please send your application to Claudia Zachmann by e-mail.
  • Job title
    Site Head
  • Sector
    Chemistry / pharmaceuticals / plastics
  • Occupational group
  • Region
    Whole Switzerland
  • Reference number
  • Your consultant
    Claudia Zachmann
    Claudia Zachmann -
    Rütistrasse 66
    CH-8032 Zürich
    +41 44 250 40 00
Claudia Zachmann
Claudia Zachmann