Leadership role in a global environment
Our client is a global player in the pharmaceutical industry. Innovative and highly professional products and processes stand for the on-going success and future excellence of the company. An experienced global team of engineers delivers technological leadership and expertise, consulting and governance for its network of manufacturing sites. We have been appointed to search a convincing personality as the
You will be leading a team of senior engineering experts who globally support the manufacturing sites of the division in the chemical, pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical business units in terms of manufacturing equipment and processes. You and your team will provide knowledge, direction and leadership to organize internal or external specialist resources for investment projects, operational excellence improvement projects, technical support for issues being escalated from sites, governance through best practice networks and guidance documents. Furthermore, you actively participate in a truly international team, which supports the manufacturing sites with their challenges, provides expertise, aligns priorities and ensures technical oversight in the relevant technical disciplines. As a leader you are passionate to recruit, coach and develop people in your team and create an open climate of trust, integrity and a high level of cooperation. You are based in Switzerland and your mobility for possible short-term assignments worldwide is required.
We are looking for a senior line manager from a global player within the API or secondary pharmaceutical GxP-manufacturing environment with relevant experience and a background in engineering. Strong leadership and communication skills are essential to cooperate with project managers and teams, the site engineering managers, the global engineering management team as well as with external partners and contractors and with your own team. Your result-driven, problem-solving, winning and convincing personality enables you to gain credibility at all levels. Fluency in English is a prerequisite, German highly desirable and any other language would be an asset. If this important role with a first-class employer attracts you and you fit the profile, please send us your résumé and covering letter, preferably by e-mail.