Senior Engineering Project Manager (m/f, 100%, 10 month contract)

BernTemporaryChemistry, Pharma, Biotech2019-02-27Master / University
For our client a world leading Pharmaceutical company located in Bern we are accepting applications from highly qualified and motivated individuals for the role of

Senior Engineering Project Manager (m/f, 100%, 10 month contract)

Your challenges

Leading and executing engineering work packages for several projects at the Berne site within budget, in time and agreed requirements

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to)
  • Provides or coordinates project management services for engineering and facility projects
  • Delivers project End-to-End, i.e. from shaping the idea, through capital appropriation, various design stages and subsequent execution as well as commissioning or qualification and final handover to the user
  • Applies state-of-the-art Project Management Standards
  • Provides subject matter or process expertise.
  • Uses technical knowledge of equipment and facilities maintenance systems as well as calibration standards, tooling processes and documentation control systems in a regulated manufacturing environment
  • Establishes a high performing team to deliver defined scope
  • Prepare routine status and progress reports
  • Lead the specification of functional and technical requirements and supports Procurement in negotiations with contractors and vendors
  • Establishes effective project planning and cost control (incl. hours)
  • Leads lesson learned workshops and fosters organizational learning


Your skills

  • Master degree or advanced diploma in pharmaceutical or related engineering studies (mechanical, chemical engineer etc.)
  • Track record of at least eight years experience in the biotechnology, pharma, food or nuclear industry, with proven experience in the engineering field
  • Project Management Certification preferred
  • Knowledge of cGMP regulations pertaining to operation and maintenance of machinery and facilities
  • Fluent in English and German is a must
  • Hands-on mentality, intrinsically motivated, excellent coordinator
  • Organise and direct multi-disciplinary teams effectively towards the project goal
  • Insure a safe working environment, esp. during construction and installation phases acc. to local EHS&S Guidelines
  • Supervise construction and machine installation
  • Ability to communicate effectively and unambiguously toward team, management, and suppliers


Your horizons

  • We offer an attractive package with competitive salary.
  • Professional and personal development
  • Work life balance
  • A dynamic and pleasant work location


Your contact

Herr Phill Rogers, Recruitment Consultant, looks forward to answer your questions by phone +41 58 233 2100 or eMail.

You can apply directly via eMail. Please mention reference JN -022019-295065 in your application