Team Lead Batch Record Review (f/m/d)

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.

Ibex® Solutions (www.ibex.lonza.com) is a modular build complex to develop and manufacture biological products. It enables companies to get access to a complete solution, gaining speed and achieving a simplified value chain.

As a member of the Operations Leadership Team, the Team Lead Batch Record
Review (BRR) acts, if requested, as deputy of the Group Lead of Batch Record Review Operations, in all matters of GMP compliance (e.g. representation in local and global meetings), promotes the adherence and continuous improvement of Batch Review processes in the specified area.


Key responsibilities:

  • Manages a team of batch record reviewer with full responsibility for all aspects of human resource management such as qualification, development, coaching, hiring, pay decisions and discipline issues.

  • Responsible for resource and vacation planning of the assigned team members with regard to the fulfilment of all production orders.

  • Ensures a good information exchange from the upper management levels to his/her team and the other way around through regularly team meetings and escalation of production issues.

  • Review of the Executed Batch Records (e.g. cleaning logs, production documentation review, temperature reports, test procedures, raw data, logbooks)

Key requirements:

  • Bachelor or Master in Chemistry, Biotechnology, Life Science or related working experiences

  • Intensive experience in GDP and GMP regulated pharmaceutical / API industry

  • First leadership experiences are beneficial

  • Ability to identify non-compliance and gaps from quality standards

  • Structured, precise and well-organized working attitude; open-minded for new ideas and suggestions; agile, highly motivated and dynamic drive

  • German and English good command are required

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: R40086