Team Lead Process Validation, Small Molecules (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.

The site in Visp, Switzerland is growing and for our Validation organization, we are currently looking for a Team Lead Process Validation (f/m/d)  in our Small Molecules Business Unit. In this role, you will be responsible for pharmaceutical manufacturing process validation.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading the validation team for the process validation in the chemical plants

  • Ensuring the harmonization and compliant procedures for our Small Molecules Business Unit

  • Preparing process specific validation documents (protocols, reports, periodical reviews)

  • Assessing change requests and deviations

  • Participating in audits and inspections

Key requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science or Master of Science in Chemistry or related disciplines

  • Significant experience in chemical operation or validation, in an GMP environment

  • Experience in handling stakeholder on different management levels

  • First experience in leading a team and acting as people manager

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and to work towards deadlines

  • Fluency in English (written and spoken), German language skills are a plus

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: R53801