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Head of Programs - Program Manager

Switzerland   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time

Program Manager / Head of Programs

Basel, Switzerland


Salary DOE

An outstanding opportunity for a motivated Program Manager / Head of Programs to join a leading life sciences company in Basel, Switzerland on a permanent basis. Salary is dependent on experience. The Head of Program will develop, drive, and set practices that ensure consistent project execution and delivery.


Full accountability for Program Management performance, achieving overall functional objectives for the related business unit including profitability.

Drive customer centricity in global operations and in the business unit, ensuring that customer needs are well represented and if not met, it is escalated and resolved at any level.

Identify areas for improvement within global PM organization and beyond. Support processes simplification and tools development allowing Program Managers to focus on the key value generation to customers

Ensure appropriate key performance indicators (KPIs) are in place to measure and monitor customer delivery, additional business generation, project profitability, revenue forecasting in line with global guidance


Degree in Life sciences or other relevant studies and experience

Deep expertise in best-in-class Program Management methodologies and practices in Life Sciences and / or the CDMO (Clinical Development and Manufacturing Organization) sector

Rich customer facing experience; proven track record of leading customer programs, in which very high customer satisfaction was achieved

Possess thorough understanding of the commercial landscape

Solid proven track record as a leader, developing others and encouraging growth within the function

Apply directly or email your resume to: LauraAnn.Thompson@CPL.com

  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Reference: JO-2205-491803
  • Posted: 4th May 2022
  • Expires: 1st June 2022

Cpl Life Sciences

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