Postgraduate Quality Systems & Processes (Quality SGIE Visp)

Switzerland, Visp

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. 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.

In order to support the strategic growth investments of the company in Visp, Switzerland, we are looking for a Postgraduate interested to join our quality team and drive quality systems & processes related topics within our quality organization focusing on capital projects.

This 2-year contract position is based in Visp Switzerland, the site is easily commutable from Sion or Bern and the Bernese Oberland (40 minutes by train from Thun). Visp, also known as the sun center of Switzerland, is located in the Swiss Alps close to Zermatt, Saas Fee and Cran-Montana – a beautiful area to go skiing in the winter or enjoying great views during hiking and biking tours in the summer.

Key responsibilities:

  • Be the SPOC for quality systems and processes within the Quality SGIE Visp organization.

  • Coordinate & lead process improvement initiatives.

  • Lead KPI monitoring.

  • Support the coordination within the different quality SGIE teams.

  • Escalating issues in an open and timely manner and taking leadership for their resolution.

Key requirements:

  • Bachelor, Master degree in biotechnology, chemistry, life science or related field

  • Familiarity with GMP manufacturing environment and requirements is an advantage

  • Good understanding of business processes

  • Ability to solve problems, providing practical solutions.

  • Strong analytical and investigative skills

  • Self-motivated individual with demonstrated ability to support cross-functional teams

  • Strong organizational skills, ability to balance multiple priorities simultaneously

  • Fluent in English, German is an asset

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: R35071