Team Lead Shopfloor Quality (f/m/d)

Switzerland, Visp

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

We have recently been confirmed as the global manufacturing partner for Moderna’s vaccine against the novel coronavirus, providing a tenfold manufacturing capacity increase. As other businesses face increasing economic uncertainty, we are fortunate to have opportunities for expansion. Through this new collaboration, our work will have a significant, direct and long-term impact on the management of this global pandemic. Become part of this exciting opportunity and join our team by applying for the position as Team Lead Shopfloor Quality (f/m/d) in Visp, Switzerland.

Key responsibilities:

  • Establish a Quality PM structure which takes a leading role  in  projects to standardize, simplify processes.

  • Actively lead changes to the organization for both people and technical aspects in close collaboration with Operations, site’ QA and QC leaders

  • Increase efficiency and digitalization of QA processes  in close collaboration Head Digital transformation, global QMS and global IT. eBR, LIMS etc.

  • Track Quality performance of Visp Site (Batch Success Rate, Trainings adherence, Deviations, Release times, and trigger necessary actions to achieve targets

  • Manage quality risks and actions follow-up to tackle those risks

  • Implement workstreams to make sure that training streams are managed

Key requirements:

  • BSc./MSc, or PhD in scientific field

  • Vast experience in GMP regulated environment

  • Strong leadership experience within matrix organization

  • English & German professional command

  • PM/PMI & minimum Six Sigma Green Belt/Black Belt

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R34273