• Development of Procurement Execution Strategy and coordination of procurement activities for assigned investment projects
  • End-to-end commercial ownership of procurement, expediting, contract management & closeout of contracts
  • Contract management & closeout of contracts Goods such as: Process equipment, electrical equipment, AHU’s, black utilities pumps & valves, lab equipment, furniture, consumables, pumps & automation systems and spare parts
  • Services contract management: Construction, piping, HVAC, electrical & cleanroom fit-out, consulting, engineering and planning
  • Active management of the Procurement Master Plan (PMP) during project execution to ensure timely project reporting & identification & mitigation of risks
  • Close collaboration with a multitude of stakeholders such as:
- Project procurement team including other buyers, order managers & contract managers
- Procurement management & category management
- Project or Program Director or Managers, engineers and subject matter experts dedicated to projects
  • Support functions like Quality, EHS, Legal, Finance, HR etc.
  • Key third party collaborators including EPCM, EPC or main trade or equipment suppliers


  • Capex project / procurement management 5-10 y, pharma / biotech sectors an advantage
  • Experience in plant construction as well as in the areas of procurement, sales, contract
  • Languages: English fluent; Advantage: German
  • Team player with ability to work efficiently in matrix organizations and interdisciplinary teams
  • Excellent business mindset, analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Initiative and resilience – ability to work in an exciting, ever changing environment
  • Technical training (ETH or FH) or similar in process, chemical, mechanical, civil or plant engineering an advantage