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Corporate Project Manager (m/f/d) – Maternity Leave Replacement

Octapharma specializes in the development of highly pure pharmaceuticals made of human blood plasma. As part of a family-owned enterprise, Octapharma in Vienna is not only the largest production site, but also a successful research location of the Octapharma Group. Since our company continues to grow, we are looking for a maternity leave replacement (until November 2023):

Corporate Project Manager (m/f/d) – Maternity Leave Replacement

Your new challenges which will inspire you:

  • Initiate/Lead corporate projects in corporate Quality and Compliance department
  • Preparation of project plan, monitor and report project progress, identify issues and suggest correc-tive actions
  • Coordination of cross-functional teams within the Octapharma group and 3rd parties (e.g. consult-ants, suppliers etc.)
  • Preparation and communication of project status reports, project meeting agendas, notes, presen-tations and project documentation
  • Establish project communication platforms (Sharepoint, cloud solutions) and keep them up to date for the different projects
  • Data collection within the corporate quality unit regarding compliance, performance and corporate goals
  • Preparation and distribution of corporate quality unit compliance report
  • Substitute for data collection, preparation and distribution of corporate quality unit management report
  • Managing of continuous improvement of corporate quality unit reports
  • Update or preparation of corporate quality POLs, SOPs and other documents
  • Preparation of corporate trainee plan for trainee in cQCO, support the trainee with travel arrange-ments and day-to-day tasks
  • Arrange cQRB meetings, take and distribute meeting minutes
  • Act as octaBI Quality power user, provide first level support for corporate quality reports and man-age user access and maintenance

Your profile that will convince us: 

  • University degree (PhD, MSc or equivalent) in chemistry/biosciences
  • Experience in a pharmaceutical/biotechnological company is a plus
  • Project management skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills in German and English
  • Ability to work and interface with internal/external stakeholders
  • Must demonstrate leadership and management skills in working with people and managing projects
  • Ability to effectively handle a variety of assignments simultaneously
  • Structured and solution-oriented personality with sound communication abilities
  • Willingness to travel dependent on project requirements

Our attractive benefits for you: 

  • Wide range of tasks in an international setting, flexibility and personal responsibility
  • Reliable employer with generous employee benefits and a salary customary in the market.
  • Familiar setting of a family-owned enterprise with benefits such as Do & Co staff restaurant, extraordinary staff events and many more:

Additional Information:

The minimum gross wage according to the collective agreement (chemical industry) for your new job is EUR 3.389,68. We strive to adapt your salary to your range of tasks and to your profile, which is why we are ready to pay wages higher than collectively agreed.

We are looking forward to new, committed employees who join forces with us to promote our strong growth in order to keep enabling our patients to live a better life – because it is in our blood! Is it in your blood too?

Your contact:

Mag. (FH) Charlotte Ponzer
Octapharma Pharmazeutika Produktionsges.m.b.H.
Oberlaaer Straße 235, 1100 Wien,
T: +43 (1) 610 32 – 1301

Über Octapharma

Octapharma mit Hauptsitz in Lachen, Schweiz, ist einer der weltweit führenden Hersteller von menschlichen Proteinen. Das Unternehmen entwickelt und produziert Humanproteine aus Blutplasma und menschlichen Zelllinien.

Weltweit zählt das Unternehmen über 9.000 Mitarbeiter, die mit Produkten aus folgenden drei Therapiebereichen die Behandlung von Patienten in 118 Ländern unterstützen: Hämatologie, Immuntherapie und Intensivpflege.

Octapharma betreibt sieben Standorte Forschung & Entwicklung und sechs hochmoderne Produktionsanlagen in Österreich, Frankreich, Deutschland, Mexiko und Schweden, sowie mehr als 160 Plasmazentren europaweit und in den USA.

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  • Total Jobs 34 Jobs
  • category Private Company
  • region A-Austria
  • full address Oberlaaer Straße
  • company-video
  • number of employees 8.300 global
  • branche Pharmazeutische Industrie
  • Foto credits (c) Octapharma


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