Sr. Project Manager, CapEX

Posted 12 Dec 2018

Buchs, St Gallen - Switzerland

Req Id 182529


A career is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Your role: Be part of the strategy and transformation team and be a critical business partner of the API, Excipient and Media cluster, which consists of 14 sites in the US and EMEA. Manage or support large and complex capital expenditure (CapEx) projects at the 5 EMEA sites. Evaluate problems / opportunities and develop solutions. Develop project scopes and reliable cost estimates. Manage and coordinate activities with support function (e.g. procurement, finance, safety). Manage capital project scope, budget, and schedule through project life cycle. Manage multiple projects concurrently. Provide necessary contractors, materials, and equipment to support projects. Manage and coordinate project design and development of project documentation. Manage and coordinate construction phase of project. Manage and coordinate start-up, commissioning, validation and closeout of the project. Manage quality control objectives through all phases of the project. Contribute to the execution of our Life Science strategy, thus preparing the EMEA sites within the cluster for future business and requirements.

Who you are:

  • Master’s degree in engineering
  • Min 6-8 years of professional experience with a profound knowledge of quality regulations
  • Significant skills and experience in project management and a history of successfully executed CapEx projects
  • Project management certification preferred
  • Fluent in German and English
  • Travel 20-40% (depending on project location)

What we offer: We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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