Project Lead QC and QA for Global Supply Chain Transformation (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.

For our biggest plant in Switzerland, Visp, we are looking for a project lead (f/m/d)  QC and QA for the global supply chain transformation. The business goal will be the permanent transformation of our resource planning for our supply chain.  

Key responsibilities:

  • QC/QA workstream lead for all QC/QA related activities creating an concept for the supply chain transformation in SAP for the Small Molecules business unit in Visp

  • Analyzing current capacities to develop and implement the capacity planning for short -, medium- and long term horizons

  • Development and implementation of a process to forecast QC /QA release times in various QC/QA departments

  • Elimination and decreasing of overdue inspection lots

  • investigating into options to connect LIMS related data on QC testing plans with the SAP resources planning and increasing future visibility of resource / capacity demand

  • Updating QC and QA relevant master data in SAP

Key requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain or chemistry/analytics, or advanced background in Supply Chain Planning and QC/QA with an related education

  • Experience in planning and executing of releasing workstreams in the QC / QA area for raw materials, intermediates and final products

  • Being an expert in project management (ideally certified) as well as experience in change management

  • Competent using of ERP/SAP, LIMS, MS Office suite, particularly Excel and PowerPoint

  • A supply chain certification (e.g. APICS CPIM or similar) is an advantage

  • Professional fluency in German and English language

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: R41354