Project Manager Global Distribution Program in Zug

Catherine Schubert, Basel Professionals Health Care & Life Sciences
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Life Sciences
Catherine Schubert, Basel Professionals Health Care & Life Sciences
058 201 55 50
jetzt bewerben


Our client, international pharmaceutical company, is looking for a 

Project Manager 

Location: Zug, Switzerland Contract: until Dec 2018 with possibility of extension

Start date: asap

The incumbent will act as a Project Manager and/or Executor of both complex and simple projects; partner with team leaders to make decisions regarding project selection and prioritization using operational key performance indicators; and provide project management expertise.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with the team to identify the most value-added projects; responsible for coordinating and managing the portfolio of projects and workstreams; create rigorous charters for each project, drive accountability, ensure completion and drive value creation through project execution
  • Serve directly as Project Manager of certain projects or as sole Executor of projects when the situation warrants it.
  • Present key operational metrics at leadership meetings while making connections to improvement of metrics to impact of planned or ongoing projects.
  • Facilitate constant communication across functions to ensure projects and workstreams are moving forward efficiently. Partners with parties as needed to overcome challenges and remove barriers.
  • Provide Project Management training and expertise to those throughout the organization that are involved with managing the project.
  • Interact with cross functional groups, such as IT, Quality, Manufacturing, Finance, ensure people and processes are working in a coordinated fashion towards achieving completion of agreed upon project/s
  • Provide project management expertise to team leads and rest of the team through either formal training sessions or other informal methods.
  • Understanding of Logistics matters in connection with PM projects


  • Preferred knowledge/experience with Pharma D+L space
  • Proficient in utilizing systems to gather data, organize/interpret, and report for various leadership teams
  • Abilities to manage complexity and manage multiple priorities
  • Must be team-oriented (proactively builds healthy working relationships between groups)
  • Has excellent written and oral communication, and presentation skills in English, other languages are a plus
  • Possesses a working understanding pharma/biotech industry
  • Strong knowledge of Project Management with associated tools

We are looking forward to receiving within your application:

  • your CV in English
  • latest Work Certificates
  • your Motivation Letter 
  • ID/passport copy
  • Copy of Work Permit

For more information and your application, please contact: Catherine Schubert , LS Recruiter,  T +41 58 201 55 54,