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Chief Production and Procurement Officer (m/f/d)

life-science Karriere Services SAN Group

Making a big difference in a small global corporation! SAN Group was founded in 2020 through a carve-out of the companies Sanphar, bio-ferm, and Westbridge from Erber Group, and the merging with SAN Real and SAN Pacific Investments. The company group has round about 200 employees on 4 continents. Its business focuses on animal health, biotechnological crop protection, real estate development, as well as investments in future technologies. SAN Group is 100% family owned. SAN Group: Sanphar, bio-ferm, Westbridge, SAN Real, SAN Pacific Investments. To further secure our growth, we are looking for the right person to take on the position as

Chief Production and Procurement Officer (m/f/d)

These are the tasks we trust in you:

  • Define and implement a global procurement, production, and supply chain strategy for the whole Group to ensure efficiency and productivity
  • Request, design, plan and implement capital expenditure (CAPEX) project plans and projects to support the business growth by delivering projects in time, scope, and budget
  • Optimize supply chain and lean management to identify and realize cost savings
  • Define and monitor SAN Group Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) / framework to ensure efficiency and the continuous improvement of production and supply chain performance
  • Lead the strategic procurement of the organization for direct (raw materials) and indirect goods (capital expenditure, operational expenditure, services) to support the business, comply with legal and SAN Group standards and to save costs

To make a big difference in this position, it requires the following:

  • Academic background in biotechnology / fermentation / agriculture / veterinary medicine with at least 10 years of professional experience in a GMP or GMP like production
  • Excellent communication skills in English (written and spoken)
  • Experience in building a P+P structure
  • Hands-on mentality
  • Leadership experience and passion to develop people
  • Seeing change as opportunity and not as a threat

We have a SANtastic culture! That means for you:

  • First name terms from trainee to owner
  • No ties and open doors
  • High degrees of freedom to create the new
  • An international group of companies, privately owned, with a big vision and the means to make it come true
  • Flexible work hours and home-office
  • Benefits such as team events, state-of-the-art work environment and IT infrastructure, free parking, internal and external development programs

What else to know?

  • You are based in Herzogenburg near St. Pölten (Austria)
  • We appreciate your expertise for 38,5 hours/week, full time, permanent contract
  • This position is available immediately however, we are happy to consider your notice period or your desired start date.
  • Based on your professional experience and your qualification, we offer you an attractive total compensation package starting at € 80.000 gross annual base salary, plus attractive benefits. We can talk about this in detail at the interview.

Are you ready to grow at SAN Group? We are looking forward to your application! Simply send your letter of motivation and CV to Do you have any questions? Please contact Ms. Kai Lie CHU, +43 2782 83300 151. Or visit our website:

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Company Information
  • Total Jobs 7 Jobs
  • category Private Company
  • region A-Austria
  • full address Industriestraße 21, 3130 Herzogenburg
  • number of employees 200
  • branche Biotechnologie
  • Foto credits (c) SAN Group


health, environmental and food sector, agriculture and forestry, pharmaceuticals, resource and environmental management, etc. All branches in a life science context.


Management, Research & Development, Sales, Administration, – all positions, which request know-how in bio-sciences.

fields of competences

Biochemistry, bioinformatics, biology, biotechnology, chemistry, data sciences, environmental technology, environmental science, food technology, forestry, agriculture, life sciences, mathematics, medicine, medical engineering, microbiology, molecular biology, natural sciences, nutritional sciences, pharmaceuticals, physics, psychology, statistics, resource and environmental management , process engineering, veterinary medicine, and comparable


life-science Karriere Services
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Wien / Vienna – Austria

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