Forward looking strategies and project proposals

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. For a major manufacturing unit located in the Basel area we have been appointed to search for a dynamic personality as

Head of Logistics & Warehousing

You are responsible for the management of the warehousing and logistics teams who maintain the operational supply for all material within the various production units as well as the warehouse. In close cooperation with purchasing, planning, HSE and finance you coordinate the logistics within the site, between the intra-group site and third parties according to cGMP standards, corporate company regulations and local laws. You initiate and drive warehousing & logistics optimization projects and actively submit project proposals for site-wide improvements. Furthermore you lead interfunctional project teams, overview the budget and implement strategies. As team leader you are responsible for motivating a group of around ten employees.

We are looking for convincing personalities with sound education and relevant experience in pharmaceutical or chemical manufacturing combined with a good understanding of economics and business processes. You are familiar with cGMP regulations in logistics and production in an international environment as well as HSE and quality standards. Strong leadership and communication skills in addition to social competence are essential to cooperate with management, external partners and your team. Your result-driven and problem-solving personality enables you to gain credibility at all levels. Fluency in English and German is a prerequisite. If you want to succeed in a dynamic global environment, are ready to tackle this challenge and fit the profile, please send us your résumé, preferably by e-mail.

  • Job title Head of Logistics & Warehousing
  • Sector Industrie
  • Region Nordwestschweiz
  • Status Archiv
  • Your consultant
    Claudia Zachmann (CZA)
    Claudia Zachmann - czachmann(at)
    Corporate Management Selection C.M.S. AG Zürich
    Carmenstrasse 24, 8032 Zürich
    Tel. +41 44 250 40 00

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Claudia Zachmann

Tel. +41 44 250 40 00

Education & Experience

Business training, certified mediator, NDK in marketing & communications, CAS in result-oriented coaching (IAP). Many years of experience in finance and personnel, with focus on recruitment. Subsequently many years of activity as product manager in an international media corporation.

Claudia Zachmann
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