Project Manager Quality Assurance

Switzerland, Visp

Today Lonza is a global leader in life sciences. We are more than 15,000 employees in more than 100 locations around the world. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

We have recently been confirmed as the global manufacturing partner for Moderna’s vaccine against the novel coronavirus, providing a tenfold manufacturing capacity increase. As other businesses face increasing economic uncertainty, we are fortunate to have opportunities for expansion. Through this new collaboration, our work will have a significant, direct and long-term impact on the management of this global pandemic. Become part of this exciting opportunity and join our team by applying for the position as Project Manager Quality Assurance in Visp, Switzerland.

Key responsibilities:

  • As a member of the quality assurance team, you will be responsible for the ensuring production of APIs is in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)

  • You will support the contract manufacturing and advise members of development, production and analytical departments on all aspects of GMP

  • You will be responsible for checking manufacturing documentation for conformity, change control and investigation of deviations and OOS-results

  • In addition, you will be the quality contact for our clients, and will be present during their GMP audits

Key requirements:

  • A degree in Life Science such as microbiology, biotechnology, chemistry are required

  • Relevant experience in the biopharmaceutical industry, ideally in GMP area, is preferred

  • Excellent English and German (writing and speaking) are required to interact with our international clients and on site in Visp

  • You are independent, sociable, customer focused and who values working as a team player

  • In addition, good communication skills and ability to combine regulatory awareness with an entrepreneurial mindset, would be optimal 

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R26035