To head our multi-site Project Management Team, we are looking for a 


Head of Project Management (f/m)


Job description

·       Professional and disciplinary lead of the project management team in Basel and Heidelberg. The role will be based out of Basel (Switzerland)

·       Responsible for development and shaping of the project management functions

·       Planning, coordination, prioritization and management of the customer projects, in close cooperation with the operations

·       Competent contact person for the customers in all respects of the project life cycle

·       Monitoring and controlling the ongoing projects as well as ensure the compliance with the budget

·       Reporting and presentation to the CEO

·       Lead ongoing optimization of the processes and frameworks in PM group


Qualification and skills:

 ·       Master or PhD in Biochemical engineering, Biotechnology Biochemistry or Pharmaceutical Science

·       At least 10 years experience in managing biopharmaceutical development,  manufacturing or commercial projects

·       Demonstrated professional experience in managing business processes and projects and developing a PM team

·       Regulatory experience with the European agencies. Experience with the US regulatory environment is a plus.

·       Willingness to travel

·       Hands-on approach and the ability to manage conflicts in daily business

·       Excellent English language skills, good German skills favorable

·       Networked, strategic and analytical thinking

·       Pronounced assertiveness and ability to communicate


Our offer:

·         Permanent employment

·         Flexible working hours

·         Corporate Fitness program

·         Personal development based on individual capabilities

·         Broad insight in various areas of development and manufacturing

·         Corporate culture build on recognition, respect, and empathy



Please send your application to



Celonic AG

Human Resources

Eulerstrasse 55

CH - 4051 Basel

Tel +41 (0) 61 5649-150