CordenPharma is a leading full-service contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), excipients and pharmaceuticals Drug Products (DP) and packaging capabilities with > 2’600 employees across the world. Our services enable pharmaceutical and biotech companies to manufacture medicines with the ultimate goal of improving people’s lives.

Our network in Europe and the US offers flexible and specialized solutions across five technology platforms: Peptides, Lipids & Carbohydrates; Injectables; Highly Potent & Oncology; and Small Molecules. We strive for excellence in supporting this network and are committed to providing the highest quality products for the well-being of patients.

To strengthen our Global team in Basel (CH) or Plankstadt between Heidelberg and Mannheim (Germany) we are looking as soon as possible for an

Plankstadt, Basel 

Main activities and responsibilities

The Senior SAP Project- / Program-Manager (m/f/d) is the owner of the following tasks:  

Planning, leading and overall management of international SAP implementations and rollouts including program management with focus on SAP S/4HANA
Responsible for the development of the SAP strategy and the S/4HANA template
Impulse and idea provider for the design and ongoing development of business processes through the use of SAP
Leads the SAP CAB (Change Advisory Board)
Coordination of all relevant stakeholders and main contact regarding the SAP for the top management, for the process and system owners and also for the SAP application management
Requirement analysis and solution design in coordination with the business or IT departments
Internal and external communication as well as target group specific preparation and presentation of project documents (decision documents, project progress, etc.)
Project documentation according to internal and external specifications (CSV)
Support the establishment of internal PM standards and policies

Your Profile

Bachelor or master degree in business informatics or comparable qualification (study / professional experience)
Several years of relevant professional SAP experience; Deep knowledge of several SAP modules and a comprehensive understanding of the corresponding business processes
Excellent project management skills and several years of experience in leading complex, international SAP projects ; at least once as responsible SAP overall project manager
Experience in the pharmaceutical industry including qualification and validation activities are a plus
Ability to quickly familiarize yourself with new subject areas
Strong analytical skills, strong organizational skills and excellent interpersonal and assertiveness skills
Ability to present complex interrelationships clearly and in a manner appropriate to the target audience
Independence, goal orientation and structured way of working Confident and professional appearance, also in the context of escalations and critical project situations
Fluent in English and German

What we offer

30 days of vacation
Dynamic and exciting work environment
Positive working atmosphere and open management culture with focus on continuous improvement of processes to stay innovative
Free Parking
Subsidy for fitness studio


If you enjoy working in a team and are interested in a varied area of responsibility, if you think and act beyond your own areaof responsibility, then you should join our team.

Do you require more information?
In case of questions to your application, the position or something else I am very happy to support you.

Karlheinz Kelsch
Global HR Business Partner
E-Mail: bewerbung.cpi@cordenpharma.com


Corden Pharma GmbH
Otto-Hahn-Strasse | 68723 Plankstadt

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Plankstadt 68723 Otto-Hahn-Straße

Mannheim 68159

Heidelberg 69115