Job Board | Unsolicited Application – (Senior) Project Manager* for our
Business Unit Pharma

Be the ONE who joins a great team.

SCHOTT is an international technology group and a leader in the fields of
special glass and glass ceramics. We value innovation, sustainability and
our pioneering spirit – but above all, we value our employees. Whether in
production or management, you can advance your career and work with highly
qualified colleagues from around the world in an authentic and supportive

SCHOTT – more than 17,300 experts in 33 countries worldwide – become
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Unsolicited Application – (Senior) Project Manager* for our Business Unit
Mainz, Germany

Because human health matters: Join a team where your visions, your
creativity and our mutual collaboration can make a difference contributing
to something as meaningful as saving lives. At SCHOTT Pharma, we design
solutions to ensure medicines are safe and easy to use for people around
the world. Today, we play an essential role in delivering a COVID-19
vaccine to hospitals and patients.

You perform best in an inclusive environment that is based on mutual trust
and respect among each other. You look for a role with a great deal of
influence and with creative freedom in a highly successful company. You are
an entrepreneur who is excited and motivated to drive change within an
organization and puts the growth of the business first.

Then, you might be just the ONE, we’re looking for!

Become our (Senior) Project Manager* for our Business Unit Pharmaceutical
Systems. The position can be located either at the SCHOTT headquarter in
Germany, Mainz, or at our site in Switzerland, St. Gallen. You will report
to the Head of Project Management Office within our Technology division of
BU Pharma.

In this role, you will be responsible for the whole lifecycle of global
complex technology projects, which require an understanding for the
specific Pharma environment, e.g. to build-up new plants. Therefore, a
willingness to travel globally (±40 %) is necessary.

Your Contribution
* You submit proposals for future projects and drive complex
technology-innovation projects from idea along the project life cycle
to industrialization, relating our Pharma road map.
* You plan medium-term international or interdisciplinary projects that
include several disciplines, e.g. technology development, and further
teams, e.g. R&D or site management. In this context, you not only
define sub-projects and work package agreements as well as necessary
training measures, but also set-up a strong cross-functional project
organization of local employees as well as several functions and
involve external support, if necessary.
* Moreover, you are responsible for the CAPEX planning, the budget
control of your dedicated projects as well as the project reporting.
* You always ensure adherence to and monitoring of legal laws and
internal regulations concerning IMSU / EHS / cGMP / Guidelines for
pharmaceutical supplier industry / safety regulations for all
involved parties.
Your Qualifications
* University’s degree in engineering, industrial engineering or
* 6-9 years of professional experience in project management / Project
Management Office, in which you bring min. 3 years of proven
leadership skills as (sub-) project leader and experience in managing
non-disciplinary and multi-cultural colleagues
* Strong systematic problem solving competence for greater projects as
the build-up of new plant within a GMP or Pharma-related environment
* Project management/methodological competence – IPMA-C certificate
is required
* Very good command of English is mandatory, good German is a plus
* Persuasive communication and presentation skills, as well as
structured working method

At SCHOTT, you can expect a unique corporate culture where we emphasize
equity, diversity and inclusion. We know: motivated and committed employees
are the condition for the success of our company.

Trust-based working time
Holistic corporate health management
Free Parking
Please feel free to contact us
We’re looking forward to your application


Kristina Ettemeyer



*At SCHOTT, it’s your personality that counts – not your gender, your
identity, or origin.

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